UNIONDALE, NY - APRIL 11: Martin Biron #43 of the Philadelphia Flyers gloves a first period shot by Radek Martinek #24 of the New York Islanders on April 11, 2009 at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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