Patriots tweets on Bruins' win

Patriots players (and one former Patriot) shared in the excitement of the Bruins' impressive sweep of the Penguins to advance to the Stanley Cup finals.

A sampling of tweets:

Running back Shane Vereen -- @ShaneVereen34 -- "I'm cheering for the home team #Bruins http://instagram.com/p/aR0WyATbIG/

Wide receiver Julian Edelman -- @Edelman11 -- How about them #bruins get at your dog!!!!!

Defensive back Devin McCourty -- @McCourtyTwins -- Goalllllll ... #BostonStrong!! (D-Mac) pic.twitter.com/15qShMkddD

Tight end Jake Ballard -- @TheJakeBallard -- Take out your brooms.... #sweepsweep #bruins #stanleycup

Offensive lineman Dan Connolly -- @63Connolly -- Let's go #bruins pic.twitter.com/eOfzZ4sbqw

Former quarterback Brian Hoyer -- @bhoyer8 -- Mcquaiddddd!!!

Defensive lineman Marcus Forston -- @Forston99 -- That was a Great Game!! @NHL @NHLBruins

Defensive end Jason Vega -- @VegaJason --Play defense...control the puck...count down. #Bruins

Safety Tavon Wilson -- @TavonWilson27 -- Great win by bruins ...