TAMPA, FL - NOVEMBER 29: Ondrej Palat #18 and Tyler Johnson #9 of the Tampa Bay Lightning talk during the pre game warmups prior to the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on November 29, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images)
I think everyone left it out there. Every game this season, regular season and playoffs, we played as hard as we could. We're not out of the playoffs right now because of lack of effort, and that's all that we can ask of each other.
— Predators defenseman Seth Jones after Nashville was eliminated by Chicago in Game 6 on Saturday