The Bruins’ six-game trip gets off to a winning start in Winnipeg. The rest of it may determine if they’re buyers, sellers or both.
Patrice Bergeron scores a pair of goals and drops the gloves with Blake Wheeler in the second period to help spark the Bruins to a hard-fought 6-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets.
4yBoston falls behind 3-0 in the first period and never rallies as Tampa Bay takes a 1-0 series lead.
4yPatrice Bergeron took the first step to recovering from a "mild concussion" when he engaged in a "light skate" with the Black Aces on Saturday morning at TD Garden.
4yThe Bruins may have already accomplished the organizational pre-season goal by advancing to the Eastern Finals, but the B's are not yet satisfied.
4yTim Thomas has a history that goes way back with Marty St. Louis, and he admits he used to admire Dwayne Roloson as he tried to find his place in the NHL.
4yWith the goaltending pretty even, the series could come down to discipline and perhaps some Garden mystique.
4yThe sign hangs outside TD Garden.
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