BOSTON - OCTOBER 3: Cam Neely with wife and grand-daughters of Radio and Television caster for the Boston Bruins, Fred Cusick, celebrating 40 years with plaque dedication to Fred Cusick outside the broadcast room at the TD Garden at the game of the Boston Bruins against the Carolina Hurricanes at the TD Banknorth Garden on October 3, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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