ATLANTA - OCTOBER 29: Bryan Little #10 of the Atlanta Thrashers carries the puck against the Washington Capitals at Philips Arena on October 29, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/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