SUNRISE, FL - DECEMBER 7: Goaltender Craig Anderson #41 of the Colorado Avalanche stops a shot during pre game warm up prior to the game against the Florida Panthers on December 7, 2010 at the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/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