Chicago Blackhawks vs. Los Angeles Kings - Game Four
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 06: Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks and Rob Scuderi #7 of the Los Angeles Kings look for the rebound near the crease area in the first period of Game Four of the Western Conference Final during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on June 6, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. Toews did not score. (Photo by Jeff Gross/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