GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 07: 1980 USA Olympic hockey team player Neal Broten addresses the media prior to the Phoenix Coyotes and Chicago Blackhawks at Jobing.com Arena on February 7, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/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