NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 24: A general view of bags containing mystery pucks being sold during Hockey Fights Cancer Awareness Night prior to the game between the Vancouver Canucks and the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on October 24, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/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