DALLAS - OCTOBER 14: Goaltender Kari Lehtonen #32 of the Dallas Stars before a game against the Detroit Red Wings at American Airlines Center on October 14, 2010 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
I spent a long summer thinking about that playoff series and what could have been. [The Blackhawks] ended up being the Stanley Cup champions, so we know we lost to a very good team. It's tough to know how close we were, and it motivates us for this year.
— Nashville captain Shea Weber in an interview with the Predators website