Missed majority of 2000-01 due to shoulder injury vs. Manitoba (IHL), November 15, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Dynamo Moscow (Russia), June 19, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Omsk (Russia), August 22, 2005.
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