UNIONDALE, NY - APRIL 11: Martin Biron #43 of the Philadelphia Flyers gloves a first period shot by Radek Martinek #24 of the New York Islanders on April 11, 2009 at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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