ANAHEIM, CA - NOVEMBER 10: Nick Bonino #13 of the Anaheim Ducks poses with a fan on the ice before a game against the Vancouver Canucks at Honda Center on November 10, 2013 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Robert Binder/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