NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 08: Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers makes a save as temmate Michael Del Zotto #4 and Chris Neil #25 of the Ottawa Senators look for the rebound at Madison Square Garden on March 8, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/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