Found April 17, 2013 on NESN.com:
PLAYERS: Claude Julien
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
The Bruins will take the ice Wednesday night in what would normally be a run-of-the-mill National Hockey League game. Sure, there’s a playoff spot on the line for the B’s, but that’s a foregone conclusion at this point. Yet, Wednesday night’s Bruins-Sabres means so much more not only for the Bruins, but their fans, the city of Boston and maybe even America. The B’s will become just the latest of what’s going to be a lengthy healing process in the wake of the Boston Marathon tragedy on Monday. Boston head coach Claude Julien knows that his team will play a huge part in that process, especially as they will be the first professional sports team to return to the city. “The one thing that I sense from our team is that we have the ability to maybe help people heal and find some reason to smile again, by giving them that, by representing our city properly,” Julien told the media following Wednesday’s morning skate. “To me, this is a time where you are proud to be associated with a profess...
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