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Tuukka Rask, Bruins scuffling along

A rare rough patch has beset Boston and its goalie, but there's no reason to panic

Updated: January 15, 2014, 8:57 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

WILMINGTON, Mass. -- Tuukka Rask has not played poorly. He's not tired. He's not hurt.

The No. 1 goaltender for the Boston Bruins is simply not playing his best right now. Rask has admitted that, and so has Bruins coach Claude Julien. Both are saying this current lull in Rask's performance is normal for this time of the season.

"We know that there's something wrong, but there can't be any panic," Julien said. "It's about reeling him back in and getting his swagger again and he's ...

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