Reaching Their Goal: Julien basks in netminders' glow

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Reaching Their Goal: Julien basks in netminders' glow

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Bruins' coaching staff may be facing the world's biggest ice-cream headache in April if Tim Thomas and Tuukka Rask continue on their current pace.
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But Claude Julien isn't worried.
I cant say enough about what a comfortable situation it is with the second half of the regular-season schedule getting heavy and a lot of travel involved, said Julien. Its great to have two goaltenders involved and keep the other guy fresh. Itll be a big advantage down the road, because down the road there are going to be times when were going to be a tired team.
Youre going to have to rely on somebody fresh to keep you in the game, and that becomes your goaltender. As long as they keep playing the way they are, were going to be in a really good situation.

Royer's late goal rallies Red Bulls past Revolution, 2-1

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Royer's late goal rallies Red Bulls past Revolution, 2-1

HARRISON, N.J. - Daniel Royer finished a nice sequence in the 74th minute, Luis Robles made a diving save in the closing minutes and the New York Red Bulls rallied to beat the New England Revolution 2-1 on Saturday night.

Felipe sent the ball left to Kemar Lawrence alongside the box and he put a cross to Royer on the back post for an easy finish on his fourth goal.

Robles, who only allowed Lee Nguyen's penalty kick in the ninth minute, preserved the win with his fourth save, diving to his left to block Diego Fagundez's shot from outside the box.

Bradley Wright-Phillips tied it for New York (6-6-2), which was winless in its last four matches, when he pounced on a loose ball and backheeled it into the net. New England goalkeeper Cody Cropper had pounced on a cross by Kemar Lawance, but Cropper could hold on and Wright-Phillips was there to clean up for his sixth goal.

Damien Perrinelle fouled Fagundez in the penalty area after a great pass from Kei Kamara, allowing Nguyen to step up for his sixth goal. New England (4-5-4) had won two straight and lost just one of its previous six. It is 0-5-2 on the road.