Cary Price

Milan Lucic #17 of the Boston Bruins looks on in the third period against the Montreal Canadiens on October 27, 2011 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Montreal Canadiens defeated the Boston Bruins 2-1. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Julien: Excuses Won’t Get Us Going In Right Direction

After a 3-6 start to the season, the defending Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins find themselves in a place they never thought possible: dead last in the Eastern Conference.


Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins takes a shot as Carey Price #31 of the Montreal Canadiens makes the stop in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 14, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Canadiens Blank Bruins In Playoff Opener, Lead Series 1-0

Brian Gionta scored twice and the Canadiens opened the series with a 2-0 win over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night.