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Sounds of the game… Bruins 6, Senators 4

Posted By Mike Petraglia On January 9, 2009 @ 8:39 am In General | No Comments

With everyone in the Bruins locker room stopping just short of saying it was a must win, the Black and Gold came out with energy and intensity in the opening minutes of the first period to take a 2-0 lead over Ottawa. It was the first time in seven games that they scored first and they are now an impressive 19-3-2 when they light the lamp first. Then Shawn Thornton got into a fight with Ottawa’s Chris Neil and head coach Claude Julien thought that would raise his club’s intensity even more. But the opposite happened as Ottawa seemed to wake up. The Bruins blew leads of 2-0 and 3-1 before finally showing its superior muscle in the third and coming away with a 6-4 much-needed win.

Claude Julien on why this win was important after two straight losses [1].

Zdeno Chara said this win was more important that fans may think [2].

Marc Savard said the Bruins needed to get back into the win column [3].

Blake Wheeler said the team needs to keep the pressure on after a good start like Thursday [4].

Chuck Kobasew said Thursday shows that the Bruins just need to be more consistent [5].


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[1] Claude Julien on why this win was important after two straight losses: http://blogs.weei.com/?attachment_id=10940

[2] Zdeno Chara said this win was more important that fans may think: http://blogs.weei.com/?attachment_id=10941

[3] Marc Savard said the Bruins needed to get back into the win column: http://blogs.weei.com/?attachment_id=10943

[4] Blake Wheeler said the team needs to keep the pressure on after a good start like Thursday: http://blogs.weei.com/?attachment_id=10944

[5] Chuck Kobasew said Thursday shows that the Bruins just need to be more consistent: http://blogs.weei.com/?attachment_id=10945

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