CALGARY, AB - JANUARY 3: Michael Cammalleri #13 and Karri Ramo #31 of the Calgary Flames defend the net against Ondrej Palat #18 of the Tampa Bay Lightning at Scotiabank Saddledome on January 3, 2014 in Calgary,Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Gerry Thomas/NHL 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