GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 28: Shane Doan #19 of the Phoenix Coyotes high-fives young fans as he walks to the locker room before the start of a game against the Nashville Predators at Jobing.com Arena on January 28, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/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