PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 13: Mark Letestu #10 of the Pittsburgh Penguins moves the puck up ice in front of Devan Dubnyk #40 of the Edmonton Oilers on March 13, 2011 at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/NHLI via Getty Images)
We don't have any excuses tonight. Excuses are for losers. We've played with five defensemen before and it didn't affect us. We just had a bad second period and it cost us the game. We have to look in the mirror and blame ourselves.
— Bruins coach Claude Julien on his team's play with the loss of defenseman Johnny Boychuk