LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 23: The Los Angeles Kings stand on the bench prior to the game against the Vancouver Canucks at Staples Center on March 23, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/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