SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 12: Bill Thomas #37 of the Florida Panthers poke checks Eric Brewer #2 of the Tampa Bay Lightning at the BankAtlantic Center on March 12, 2011 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/NHLI via Getty Images)
I don't know the room very well yet. I don't know how we're going to react in certain situations. We've had a couple of minor tests throughout the [preseason] ... We'll get to know each other as the year goes on. We'll figure it out.
— Oilers coach Todd McLellan on starting the 2015-16 season without a captain
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