Therrien: “I’m proud of my players” (Video)

The Canadiens kept their hold on first place in the Northeast Division Saturday night and won praise for their efforts from head coach Michel Therrien after their 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins.
It was the Canadiens’ fifth game in eight nights. And with the loss of Alexei Emelin in the first period, the five remaining defencemen played a solid game, Therrien said.
“It was a demanding week and to get to a big game like tonight and perform like that, I’m really proud of those guys.”

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