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Boston Bruins' Shawn Thornton (22) celebrates his goal against Phoenix Coyotes' Mike Smith, right, with teammate Gregory Campbell (11) as Coyotes' Keith Yandle (3) skates past during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The Bruins defeated the Coyotes 4-2. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Boston Bruins' Shawn Thornton (22) celebrates his goal against Phoenix Coyotes' Mike Smith, right, with teammate Gregory Campbell (11) as Coyotes' Keith Yandle (3) skates past during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The Bruins defeated the Coyotes 4-2. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

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