VANCOUVER, BC - APRIL 13: Brian Burke, president of the Calgary Flames, shakes hands with Pat Quinn, who was honoured by the Vancouver Canucks before their NHL game against the Flames at Rogers Arena April 13, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via 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