GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 19: Todd Bertuzzi #44, Brendan Smith #2, Daniel Cleary #71 and Joakim Andersson #18 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrate a goal against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on October 19, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/NHLI via 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