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Turn up the volume: Breaking points
Posted By Mike Petraglia On November 11, 2009 @ 10:18 am In General | No Comments
Just a few weeks earlier, Matt Hunwick’s backhander hits the crossbar instead of finding the space between the goalie’s shoulder and the top of the net.
A few weeks earlier Alex Goligoski’s third period weird angle shot off the end boards careens off the right post and angles itself into a net vacated by Tim Thomas.
And a few weeks earlier, instead of an empty net goal, Patrice Bergeron misfires on an oddly bouncing puck and Pittsburgh collects it and scores in the last 30 seconds on an empty net power play.
But all three of those breaks went for the Bruins and not against them on Tuesday night as they beat the defending Stanley Cup champs, 3-0, at TD Garden, giving the Bruins consecutive wins for the first time this season.
Here’s an audio sample from a happy/relieved Bruins dressing room.
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 Tim Thomas said back-to-back wins feels great finally: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18215
 Thomas said the Bruins’ defense has been solid in the last two weeks: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18216
 Thomas said the team is focused on a getting a winning rhythm: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18217
 Thomas said the B’s deserved some good luck on the puck that scooted across the goal: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18218
 Daniel Paille said it was great to contribute to the win with his first goal: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18219
 Matt Hunwick describes his reviewed goal: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18220
 Hunwick was hoping the replay officials would get the call right on his goal: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18221
 Bruins coach Claude Julien said the B’s took advantage of the banged up Pens to contain Sidney Crosby: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18222
 Sidney Crosby said it was an even strength battle that the Bruins won: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18223
 Crosby said the loss of yet another player, Brooks Orpik in the first, hurt a lot: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/?attachment_id=18224
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