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BOSTON – Although Roberto Luongo is receiving much of the blame for Vancouver’s two-game meltdown in Boston during the Michael Michael Kors Bags Stanley Cup Finals, the Canucks refuse to allow their goalie to take the heat alone.Most of the 12 goals Michael Kors Bags On Sale he allowed in just over five periods weren’t his fault, defenseman Kevin Bieksa claimed. Luongo might have been pulled from a crucial Game 4, but the star goalie will get himself together in time for Game 5 Friday night, captain Henrik Sedin promised.If only the Canucks had provided that much support to Luongo on the ice, maybe they wouldn’t be headed home with their series lead completely evaporated.”These were the same questions Boston got after they lost two games, and they found a way,” Sedin said. ”We need to do the same thing.”No matter what spin is applied by the Canucks, Boston goalie Tim Thomas has thoroughly outplayed his fellow Vezina Trophy nominee through four games in the finals, which are even heading back to Vancouver.While no goalie bears sole responsibility for his play, even Vancouver’s most faithful fans realize Luongo is struggling after allowing seven goals on the last 23 shots he faced in Boston.Luongo reportedly was jeered by the crowds at public game-watching parties back in Vancouver when coach Michael Kors Bags Uk Alain Vigneault finally pulled him from Game 4 early in the third period.Luongo was fidgety and quiet afterward, clearly eager to get away from Boston and hoping his blue home jersey will help restore what he lacked.”We have two out of Michael Kors Bags three with home-ice advantage, and that’s what we’ve worked for all season,” Luongo said.The Canucks needed just Michael Kors Handbags one win to earn the chance to parade the Cup around home ice. Now they’ll need to win Game 5 just to stop the Bruins’ impressive momentum behind Thomas, who looks increasingly unbeatable after giving up one goal in two home games.He posted his third shutout of the playoffs in the Bruins’ 4-0 victory in Game 4, and has quieted doubters of his aggressive style with a preposterous 1.26 goals-against average and a .966 save percentage in the finals, stopping 141 of 146 shots in four games.The Canucks’ Michael Kors Handbags problems in front of Luongo stem from injuries that forced them to mix-and-match defensemen into three new pairings this series. Although teams refuse to discuss injuries at this point in the season, the Canucks also are running out of healthy players.Center Ryan Kesler, a stellar playoff performer and the leader of Vancouver’s shutdown defensive line, has played with a fraction of his usual disruptive force in the finals while apparently nursing an undisclosed problem. Puck-moving defenseman Christian Ehrhoff has an injured shoulder that’s preventing him from shooting the puck with his usual vigor.And those are just the players healthy enough to suit up. The Canucks’ biggest loss has been Dan Hamhuis, the versatile veteran defenseman who hasn’t played since hurting himself delivering a check in Game 1.Without Hamhuis and suspended defenseman Aaron Rome, the Canucks’ offense was hampered in Game 4 by an inability to move quickly up the ice in transition. Vancouver’s aggressive offense is built on its cadre of mobile, puck-moving defensemen, but the Canucks no longer have the manpower to do everything they desire.