DALLAS, TX - JANUARY 16: Kevan Miller #86 of the Boston Bruins skates the puck past Antoine Roussel #21 of the Dallas Stars in front of Chad Johnson #30 in the first period at American Airlines Center on January 16, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/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