CALGARY, AB - SEPTEMBER 25: Corban Knight #10 of the Calgary Flames crashes the net of Mike Smith #41 of the Phoenix Coyotes during a preseason NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on September 25, 2013 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/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