COLUMBUS, OH - MARCH 31: Columbus Blue Jackets fans pose for a photo with the Easter Bunny before the game between the Anaheim Ducks and the Columbus Blue Jackets on March 31, 2013 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/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