ANAHEIM, CA - JANUARY 30: Ryan Getzlaf #15 of the Anaheim Ducks celebrates with teammates after scoring in the first period of the game against the Philadelphia Flyers on January 30, 2014 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/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