ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 30: Duck fans take a photo of Ryan Getziaf #15 of the Anaheim Ducks during warm ups before the game against the Vancouver Canucks on October 30, 2009 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/NHLI via 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