ST. PAUL, MN - APRIL 8: Ryan Suter #20 of the Minnesota Wild and Patrice Bergeron #37 of the Boston Bruins battle for the puck along the boards during the game on April 8, 2014 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/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