Ryan Miller and Jaroslav Spacek of the Buffalo Sabres stop Michal Handzus of the Los Angeles Kings during the first period on December 19, 2008 at HSBC Arena in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images)
There's no discouragement in that room. There's no issues there at all to be honest with you. It's more about, 'Hey, it's opportunities for players.' And if we become that bad of a team because of one player, it's not a real good sign for our hockey club. So this is part of sports. It's part of hockey.
— Bruins coach Claude Julien on the loss of Zdeno Chara to injury