BOSTON, MA - MARCH 27: Tuukka Rask #40 of the Boston Bruins walks into the locker prior to the game against the Montreal Canadiens at the TD Garden on March 27, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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