OTTAWA, ON - FEBRUARY 6: Milan Michalek #9 of the Ottawa Senators high-fives some young fans as he steps off the ice following warmups prior to an NHL game against the Buffalo Sabres at Canadian Tire Centre on February 6, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/NHLI via Getty Images)
I think everyone left it out there. Every game this season, regular season and playoffs, we played as hard as we could. We're not out of the playoffs right now because of lack of effort, and that's all that we can ask of each other.
— Predators defenseman Seth Jones after Nashville was eliminated by Chicago in Game 6 on Saturday