BUFFALO, NY - FEBRUARY 28: Antti Niemi #31 of the San Jose Sharks looks up for the puck while teammate Justin Braun #61 defends against Zenon Konopka #24 of the Buffalo Sabres on February 28, 2014 at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images)
Obviously a lot happened in a short period of time. At the end of the day, considering everything I went through, I really felt close to my teammates and I really feel like what we accomplished, I know we didn't win it all. ... I'm really proud of how we got there and what we did once we got there.
— Rangers forward Martin St. Louis to Jim Cerny of BlueshirtsUnited.com