BUFFALO, NY - APRIL 14: Mark Pysyk #53 of the Buffalo Sabres battles for the puck with Tom Pyatt #11 of the Tampa Bay Lightning in front of teammate Jhonas Enroth #1 on April 14, 2013 at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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