PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 17: Mark Eaton #4 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates for the loose puck alongside Alex Galchenyuk #27 of the Montreal Canadiens on April17, 2013 at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/NHLI via 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