ST. PAUL, MN - FEBRUARY 28: Kyle Brodziak #21 of the Minnesota Wild faces off against Anze Kopitar #11 of the Los Angeles Kings during the game at the Xcel Energy Center on February 28, 2012 in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Andy King/NHLI via Getty Images)
I think everyone left it out there. Every game this season, regular season and playoffs, we played as hard as we could. We're not out of the playoffs right now because of lack of effort, and that's all that we can ask of each other.
— Predators defenseman Seth Jones after Nashville was eliminated by Chicago in Game 6 on Saturday