ST. PAUL, MN - MARCH 12: Toni Lydman #32 of the Anaheim Ducks skates with the puck while Devin Setoguchi #10 of the Minnesota Wild defends during the game on March 12, 2013 at the Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI via 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