TAMPA, FL - NOVEMBER 25: Martin St. Louis #26 of the Tampa Bay Lightning is presented with a commemorative plaque celebrating his 1,000th NHL game from former teammates Dave Andreychuk and Brad Richards #19 of the New York Rangers prior to the start of the game at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on November 25, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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