DENVER, CO - MARCH 18: Gabriel Landeskog #92 of the Colorado Avalanche looks on during warm ups against the Chicago Blackhawks at the Pepsi Center on March 18, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/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