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Turn up the volume: no one will feel sorry for us
Posted By Mike Petraglia On November 6, 2009 @ 2:05 am In General | 4 Comments
Say this much for Bruins head coach Claude Julien  – he’s not looking for sympathy.
In the opening month of the season, he has lost his leading playmaker Marc Savard , his leading tough guy in Milan Lucic  and now, David Krejci , one of his most skilled young forwards has been diagnosed with the H1N1 virus.
Add to that the team’s power play is dead last among the 30 NHL  clubs and you have a team that is having a hard time scoring. How hard? Try 192 minutes, six seconds without lighting the lamp between Vladimir Sobotka’s tally on Saturday and Patrice Bergeron’s game-tying goal with 51.7 seconds to go on Thursday.
Still, the Bruins had to settle for just the one point as the trio of Blake Wheeler , Bergeron and Mark Recchi  could not solve Carey Price  in the shootout and fell 2-1 to the Montreal Canadiens .
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URLs in this post:
 Claude Julien: http://media.weei.com/hockey/claude-julien.htm
 Marc Savard: http://media.weei.com/hockey/marc-savard.htm
 Milan Lucic: http://media.weei.com/hockey/milan-lucic.htm
 David Krejci: http://media.weei.com/hockey/david-krejci.htm
 NHL: http://media.weei.com/hockey/nhl.htm
 Blake Wheeler: http://media.weei.com/hockey/blake-wheeler.htm
 Mark Recchi: http://media.weei.com/hockey/mark-recchi.htm
 Carey Price: http://media.weei.com/hockey/carey-price.htm
 Montreal Canadiens: http://media.weei.com/hockey/montreal-canadiens.htm
 Claude Julien said no one will feel sorry for the Bruins: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18132
 Julien said Bergeron deserved a star Thursday as Boston’s best player: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18133
 Montreal’s Carey Price said he could tell Bruins were desperate to score: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18134
 Tim Thomas said the Bruins couldn’t get discouraged when the Bergeron goal was disallowed in the second period: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18135
 Patrice Bergeron said the Bruins had to keep going, even after disallowed goal: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18136
 Bergeron said this is one step forward for the Bruins: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18137
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