CALGARY, CANADA - JANUARY 12: Jarome Iginla #12 of the Calgary Flames and Ryan Getzlaf #15 of the Anaheim Ducks participate in a ceremonial puck drop for Esso Minor Hockey Week on January 12, 2012 at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Terence Leung/NHLI via 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