DALLAS, TX - FEBRUARY 23: Taya Kyle, widow of U.S. Navy Seal sniper Chris Kyle, along with Miss Texas USA Ali Nugent drop the ceremonial first puck between Joe Thornton #19 of the San Jose Sharks and Brenden Morrow #10 of the Dallas Stars at the American Airlines Center on February 23, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images)
Obviously a lot happened in a short period of time. At the end of the day, considering everything I went through, I really felt close to my teammates and I really feel like what we accomplished, I know we didn't win it all. ... I'm really proud of how we got there and what we did once we got there.
— Rangers forward Martin St. Louis to Jim Cerny of BlueshirtsUnited.com