BOSTON, MA - DECEMBER 7: Tuukka Rask #40 of the Boston Bruins leads his team out to the ice for warm ups before the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at the TD Garden on December 7, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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