SAN JOSE, CA - APRIL 1: Andrew Desjardins #10 of the San Jose Sharks scores the first goal of the game against Martin Marincin #85, Ben Scrivens #30 and Jeff Petry #2 of the Edmonton Oilers during an NHL game on April 1, 2014 at SAP Center in San Jose, California. (Photo by Don Smith/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