DENVER, CO - MARCH 30: Gabriel Landeskog #92 of the Colorado Avalanche warms up prior to facing the Nashville Predators at the Pepsi Center on March 30, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/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