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Flyers 5, Bruins 2

Bruins take ‘step back’ in loss to Flyers

PHILADELPHIA – Halfway through the third period, with his team trailing by three goals, Claude Julien waved his white flag.

Julien, who had pulled Anton Khudobin in the second period, put his starter back in. The Bruins coach instructed his players to keep their shifts short. All Julien wanted was for the train wreck to end without any of his players getting hurt.

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