DETROIT, MI - FEBRUARY 10: George Parros #16 of the Anaheim Ducks celebrates his goal with teammates during an NHL game against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on February 10, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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