Bergeron hospitalized after 2nd-period exit

Bruins center Patrice Bergeron played only 49 seconds in the second period and did not return to the game.

"Let's say right now we're going to give him a little time," Bruins coach Claude Julien told NBC's Pierre McGuire.

Bergeron appeared to be skating gingerly during a brief final shift before returning to the Bruins' bench.

He was on the ice for 6 minutes, 6 seconds total, including nine shifts in the first period and just two more in the second.

The Bruins announced via Twitter that Bergeron left the building and was hospitalized: