We survived! "Bouillon" wins it in the SO!
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02-13-2013, 08:02 PM
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I don't see it that way. They blew a 3 goal lead with what...10 minutes to go in a game? Along the way they took a stupid penalty,(Bourque's tripping on Lecavallier) failed to stand up for the goalie and looked like a team with zero leadership when they needed it most.
That win felt like a loss.
A win feeling like a loss is an absurdity.
A win is a win. There are no asterisks by that win. Its still two points.
Is it better to come from behind to tie a game only to lose it in OT?
What TB did was win a moral victory. Alas, you do not get two points for a moral victory. Only the Habs got the two points.
The negativity amazes me at times.
The positive from last night that made this a GREAT win was that the Habs did what 98% of the fans here did not think was possible.....win in a shootout.
And for overcoming their biggest deficiency in close games to get two points, a lot of people look at the win as a loss. Sad that a vocal part of the fanbase is so cynical and depressed even in victory.
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