DALLAS, TX - MARCH 28: Ryan Garbutt #16 of the Dallas Stars celebrates his goal against the Nashville Predators in the first period at American Airlines Center on March 28, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/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