The Bruins have not been able to circle the wagons on defense in times of need through three games this season. That has to change soon.
A new system, a roster in transition . . . and the same coach? What did Cam Neely and Don Sweeney THINK would happen with the Bruins?
Defense and goaltending used to be the bedrock of the Bruins' success. Now it's the cause of their early season failures.
3yThe Bruins have now lost six of their last 11 contests.
3yThe Penguins dish out 28 hits, leaving the Bruins reaching for ice bags and aspirin.
3ySmashing his own record, Zdeno Chara puts on a show in the city where he played for several seasons.
3yCharas hand-picked players won each of the first three competitions, but it wasn't enough as Team Alfredsson takes the victory.
3yIt appears both Claude Julien and Phil Kessel have moved on from the mess that was their relationship while Kessel was still with the Bruins.
3yTyler Seguin has grown by leaps and bounds in less than two seasons, and he's only just started to show the extent of his talents.
3yIt was another day and another round of White House questions for Tim Thomas, who asked that his teammates and family not be brought into the situation.