His team has now won games by scores of 7-4 and 8-5, and also earned two points in 1-0 games (three times including yesterday’s win over the New York Rangers). So Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien isn’t worried about his club hanging in there with all types of teams and playing all types of styles.
“I think that’s the thing that we like about our team this year is that we’ve been faced with different types of games, different types of challenges and we’ve adapted well to all of those,” Julien said after the win over the Rangers. “Whether it’s been over overly physical, whether it’s been tight-checking, teams that try to really open up … I mean, so far I think we’ve done a really good job …”
There’s no telling how the Bruins’ game with Montreal will go. But check back after the game for my coverage. And also check out my live blog during the game at NESN.com.