TORONTO, ON - NOVEMBER 06: (L-R) Cammi Granato, Jim Devellano, Dino Ciccarelli, Bob Seaman, and Angela James drop the puck between Craig Rivet #52 of the Buffalo Sabres and Tomas Kaberle #15 of the Toronto Maple Leafsat the Air Canada Centre on November 6, 2010 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday