NASHVILLE, TN - JANUARY 11: Kevin Klein #8 of the Nashville Predators gets ready to take the ice against the Ottawa Senators for his 400th NHL game at Bridgestone Arena on January 11, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images)
For our team, as a group, we've never been this far before, and so it's just more lessons learned, and sometimes you have to go to the school of hard knocks to find out what works and what doesn't. We've got a young group. They've played some unreal hockey here to get us this far, and we showed if we're not going to play the proper way, a really, really good hockey team is going to beat you, and that's what they did. It's a lesson learned.
— Lightning coach Jon Cooper after Rangers win in Game 6 forced a Game 7 that will be played at Madison Square Garden on Friday