CHICAGO, IL - MARCH 21: Patrick Dwyer #39 of the Carolina Hurricanes and Niklas Hjalmarsson #4 of the Chicago Blackhawks skate around the boards during the NHL game on March 21, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/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