NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 12: Tomas Plekanec #14 of the Montreal Canadiens talks with Martin Erat #10 of the Nashville Predators during warmups of an NHL game on November 12, 2011 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images)
This team has been a real treat to say you've been the head coach of them. I'm extremely proud of this group ... after the disappointment of (the Game 6 loss) is digested, it's always a lot easier as a coach when your team has emptied its tank, and that team emptied its tank for me for three months.
— Senators coach Dave Cameron after getting eliminated in the first round by the Canadiens