ANAHEIM, CA - DECEMBER 12: Lubomir Visnovsky #17, Kyle Chipchura #28 and Cam Fowler #4 of the Anaheim Ducks talk on the ice during pregame warm up against the Minnesota Wild on December 12, 2010 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/NHLI via 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