There are a couple noticeable changes coming to the NHL this season, and you won't find many - if any - people upset about them.
With the season opener about 48 hours away, here are five bold predictions for the Boston Bruins in the 2015-16 season.
Zdeno Chara is back skating with the Bruins, but won't say whether he'll be ready for Thursday night's opener against Winnipeg.
4yTim Thomas was criticized for the way he played the game-winning goal Saturday night, but he isn't interested in changing the style that may win him a Vezina Trophy this year. And the Bruins don't want him to.
4yCSNNE's Kevin Walsh takes the tour of the Bruins' Milan Lucic's hometown, and reports back on the place that helped make Lucic who he is today.
4yThe story in video, from pregame to postgame.
4yMike Giardi and Joe Haggerty break down the Bruins' 3-2 overtime loss to the Canucks from every angle.
4yTim Thomas was good for two periods, but the Bruins will need more out of him if they hope to get back in the series.
4yThe Canucks have shown that they're faster than Boston. If the Bruins don't do something about it, they're toast.
4yBreaking down the Bruins' Game 2 overtime loss from all angles.