WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 12: Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jerey Devils looks on during warm ups of a NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals on October 12, 2009 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/NHLI via Getty Images)
I think everyone left it out there. Every game this season, regular season and playoffs, we played as hard as we could. We're not out of the playoffs right now because of lack of effort, and that's all that we can ask of each other.
— Predators defenseman Seth Jones after Nashville was eliminated by Chicago in Game 6 on Saturday