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Turn up the volume: A ‘skate-off’ win for B’s
Posted By Mike Petraglia On January 1, 2010 @ 11:06 pm In General | 2 Comments
It was like a huge holiday feast: almost too much to digest.
From the pageantry of the pregame ceremony to the singing of Sweet Caroline with eight minutes remaining to the game-tying goal by Mark Recchi on the power play to the game winner by Marco Sturm on a great feed from Patrice Bergeron, the 2-1 overtime win over the Flyers at Fenway Park gave Bruins fans something they will remember for the rest of their lives.
And when Sturm scored, the Bruins felt the exact thrill the Red Sox do when they win a game on a dramatic walk-off homer.
Afterward, the key players spoke about their emotions and what it was like to play in the first-ever Fenway Park hockey game.
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 Claude Julien gave it to his team in between the second and third periods, with his team losing 1-0: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/010110_claudejulien_remindedplayerstheyneededtochangeafter2nd.mp3
 Julien said his team showed the kind of character on Friday they have showed all season: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/010110_claudejulien_weshowedgoodcharacterinthird.mp3
 Julien said it was great to give the fans a treat: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/010110_claudejulien_gladtogivefansagoodfeeling.mp3
 Julien on the comparisons between this game and Game 6 of the Canadiens series in 2008: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/010110_claudejulien_specialgamelikegame6in2008.mp3
 Marco Sturm talked about his game-winner: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/010110_marcosturm_hisgamewinninggoal.mp3
 Mark Recchi, who scored the game-tying goal, spoke about the importance of the win: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/010110_markrecchi_thiswasaseriousgame.mp3
 Patrice Bergeron talked about a skate-off win at Fenway: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/010110_patricebergeron_wehadtogetgoing.mp3
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