EDMONTON, AB - DECEMBER 21: Corey Potter #44 of the Edmonton Oilers defends against Alexander Steen #20 of the St Louis Blues during an NHL game at Rexall Place on December 21, 2013 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/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