DENVER, CO - FEBRUARY 07: Ryan O'Reilly #37 of the Colorado Avalanche skates during warm ups as fans profess their love before the start of a game against the Chicago Blackhawks at the Pepsi Center on February 07, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/NHLI via Getty Images)
Your team is going to want to recapture the feeling. What they're going to have to figure out is they're going to have to rewrite the story. Because you're going to rewrite the story doesn't mean you want a different end. It's just that you're going to have to learn that there's different challenges to get there, and if you're going to try and tap the same feeling, it ain't going to happen.
— Los Angeles Kings general manager Dean Lombardi on maintaining their success from last season