Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/23/11
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Milan Lucic knew he was going to have to fight coming in to this game against the Sabres. So fight he did, and Paul Gaustad was a little worse for the wear afterwards. NESN Nation's Dan Duquette feels like he could have given our "Perfect 10" player of the game award to about 10 different players for their contributions in the Bruins' 4-3 shootout win against the Sabres. But, he's awarding it to Lucic for stepping up to the plate and taking care of what had to be done. Yes, he could have given it to Benoit Pouliot for scoring...

This article first appeared on NESN.com and was syndicated with permission.

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