GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 15: Goaltender Ben Scrivens #54 of the Los Angeles Kings warms up before the preseason NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on September 15, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/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