ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 20: Anaheim Ducks Power Play Girls hold up signs during Hockey Fights Cancer Night before the game against the Dallas Stars on October 20, 2013 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/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