PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 21: Jonathan Huberdeau #11 of the Florida Panthers skates in warmups prior to the game against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center on February 21, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
I spent a long summer thinking about that playoff series and what could have been. [The Blackhawks] ended up being the Stanley Cup champions, so we know we lost to a very good team. It's tough to know how close we were, and it motivates us for this year.
— Nashville captain Shea Weber in an interview with the Predators website