Found November 23, 2013 on NESN.com:
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BOSTON — It’s not easy to be a backup anything. Many times, you sit idly while someone else occupies the position you wish to hold. When you finally get your chance, everything you do is scrutinized even more because the sample size is so small. All of that applies to being a backup goaltender in the NHL, and it’s even more prevalent when you’re the backup for the Boston Bruins and are playing understudy to someone like Tuukka Rask. Boston backup Chad Johnson knows that, so he’s obviously doing all he can to take advantage of any chances he gets. He got a chance — his fourth of the season — Saturday afternoon at TD Garden, and he didn’t disappoint. The backup goalie allowed just two goals, as the Bruins would eventually win 3-2. It wasn’t a sparkling effort or anything like that, but it was effective and it was a win. That’s all you can really ask out of your backup, and Johnson has continued to fill the role well. With Saturday’s win, he’s now 3-1-0 on the season, giving the Bruins a
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