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Logan Ryan (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
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Thousands of fans braved the snow in Boston today to take part in a parade celebrating the Patriots' victory in the Super Bowl.

But even as the cheers echoed through the streets of downtown, another sports story caught our attention: The Bruins have fired their head coach Claude Julien. At a press conference this morning, Bruins general manager Don Sweeney addressed criticism of the timing.

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Steve Brown, State House reporter for WBUR. He tweets @WBURSteve.

Steve Buckley, sports columnist for The Boston Herald. He tweets @BuckinBoston.

This segment aired on February 7, 2017.

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