Buffalo Sabres vs. Philadelphia Flyers - Game Seven
PHILADELPHIA , PA - APRIL 26: Fans of the Philadelphia Flyers show off their playoff beards in support of their team before the game against the Buffalo Sabres in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Wells Fargo Center on April 26, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/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