LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 15: Jonathan Bernier #45 of the Los Angeles Kings warms up prior to the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Staples Center on February 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Evan Gole/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