ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 19: Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks attempts to make a save as the puck hits the post while Jaden Schwartz #9 of the St. Louis Blues looks on in Game Two of the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 19, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/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