MONTREAL, CANADA - FEBRUARY 6: Rich Peverley #49 of the Boston Bruins checks P.K. Subban #76 of the Montreal Canadiens during the NHL game at the Bell Centre on February 6, 2013 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Richard Wolowicz/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