Washington Capitals vs. New York Rangers - Game Four
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 08: Ryan Callahan #24 of the New York Rangers is stopped by Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals during the first period in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 8, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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