BUFFALO, NY - FEBRUARY 26: Jhonas Enroth #1 of the Buffalo Sabres blocks a shot in the first period against the Boston Bruins at First Niagara Center on February 26, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Rick Stewart/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