Tough act to follow: Bruins eliminated in first round by Capitals » Claude Julien

Claude Julien doesn't think a heartbreaking loss in Game 1 in Chicago will keep his team down. (AP)

Claude Julien doesn’t think a heartbreaking loss in Game 1 in Chicago will keep his team down. (AP)

Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien walks onto the ice as his players line up for team handshakes after the Bruins lost to the Washington Capitals 2-1 in overtime in Game 7 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup first-round playoff series, in Boston on Wednesday, April 25, 2012. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)