NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 23: Ryan Carter #20 of the New Jersey Devils skates during pregame warmups prior to the game against the Florida Panthers at the Prudential Center on March 23, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/NHLI via Getty Images)
I think everyone left it out there. Every game this season, regular season and playoffs, we played as hard as we could. We're not out of the playoffs right now because of lack of effort, and that's all that we can ask of each other.
— Predators defenseman Seth Jones after Nashville was eliminated by Chicago in Game 6 on Saturday