Friday, April 22, 2011
Boychuk video: Almost wasn't good enough
By Joe McDonald
MONTREAL -- The Bruins were trailing Game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal series to the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 with 13:32 remaining in third period when Boston defenseman Johnny Boychuk was stopped cold by goaltender Carey Price.
There was a scramble in front of the Montreal net when Boychuk gained control of the puck on the offpost. He attempted to go top shelf, but Price made the glove save to secure the Canadiens’ lead at that point.
After Boston’s 5-4 overtime victory, Boychuk could only smile on his missed opportunity: