OTTAWA, ON - APRIL 12: A general view of Canadian Tire Centre prior to the last home game of the season as the Ottawa Senators play against the Toronto Maple Leafs at on April 12, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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