CHICAGO - APRIL 25: (L-R) Dustin Byfuglien #33, Martin Havlat #24, Kris Versteeg #32 and Brian Campbell #51 of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrate a first period goal by teammate Brent Seabrook #7 against the Calgary Flames during Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals of the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 25, 2009 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/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