TORONTO, ON - NOVEMBER 16: Colton Orr #28 of the Toronto Maple Leafs trips on the stick of Jamie McBain #4 of the Buffalo Sabres during NHL game action November 16, 2013 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Graig Abel/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