CALGARY, CANADA - OCTOBER 6: Dustin Boyd #16 of the Calgary Flames skates against Guillaume Latendresse #84 of the Montreal Canadiens on October 6, 2009 at Pengrowth Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Gerry Thomas/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