WINNIPEG, MB - OCTOBER 6: Eric Tangradi #27 of the Winnipeg Jets takes a long range shot at the empty net during the pre-game warm up prior to NHL action against the Anaheim Ducks at the MTS Centre on October 6, 2013 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/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