PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 2: Brenden Morrow #10 of the Pittsburgh Penguins battles for a puck in front of Tyler Myers #57 of the Buffalo Sabres during the game at Consol Energy Center on April 2, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/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