BOSTON - OCTOBER 31: Head Coach Claude Julien of the Boston Bruins addresses the media before the game against the Edmonton Oilers at the TD Garden on October 31, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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