PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 13: Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins wears a camouflage jersey in honor of Veterans Day during warmups prior to the game against the Philadelphia Flyers on November 13, 2013 at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/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