NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 22: Mike Craig, Senior Manager Facilities Operations for the NHL, sprays a coat of paint over the ice during the rink build for the 2014 Coors Light Stadium Series Games at Yankee Stadium on January 22, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. The games are scheduled to be played on Sunday, January 26, 2014 and Wednesday, January 29, 2014. (Photo by Jared Silber/NHLI 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