ST. PAUL, MN - JANUARY 14: The Ottawa Senators celebrate a power-play goal against the Minnesota Wild by Clarke MacArthur #16 during the first period of the game on January 14, 2014 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/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