After an embarrassing 9-2 blowout by the Kings, It’s time to realize these Bruins can’t be held to the same standard as their predecessors. They’re simply not that good.
The Bruins want to be hospitable in welcoming Milan Lucic back, but fans headed for the exits early as the B's drop a 9-2 blowout loss to the Kings.
While other players ended up with worse numbers, Kevan Miller’s foibles early in the game really helped doom the Black and Gold.
4yThe stakes are raised in the playoffs and Sean Bergenheim is helping Tampa answer the call.
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.