ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 02: Goaltender Viktor Fasth #35 of the Edmonton Oilers defends his net, as Corey Perry #10 of the Anaheim Ducks handles the puck in the first period at Honda Center on April 2, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday