MONTREAL, QC - NOVEMBER 23: Jacques Martin, ex coach of the Montreal Canadiens, assists to the morning practice of the Pittsburgh Penguins prior to the NHL game on November 23, 2013 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Francois Lacasse/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