ANAHEIM, CA - MARCH 31: Luca Sbisa #5 of the Anaheim Ducks splashes his face with water during warmups before the game against the Winnipeg Jets on March 31, 2014 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/NHLI via 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