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Game 3: Bruins 2, Blackhawks 0

Some quick thoughts on last night’s shutout victory: Third line strikes again I’m not sure what it is about the new third line of Chris Kelly, Daniel Paille, and Tyler Seguin, but they’ve got something good going on. Perhaps it’s … Continue reading

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Game 4: Pregame thoughts

I didn’t end up writing anything on Game 3 due to getting a late start on Thursdays, so here’s some pregame stuff to make up for it. Kaspars is in I had forgotten that Kaspars Daugavins played in Game 1 … Continue reading

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Game 3: Bruins 2, Rangers 1

Quick thoughts on the Bruins’ Game 3 victory, fueled by Merlot. Solid effort While the final score was just 2-1, and the Bruins trailed for the majority of the game, it never felt like they were in trouble. In fact, … Continue reading

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Game 1: Bruins 4, Leafs 1

Some quick thoughts on last night’s thumping: Really, this was pretty much a perfect start by the Bruins. Sure, they allowed a goal. But they controlled the game for 58 of the 60 minutes, scored four times (five if you … Continue reading

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Game 5: Capitals 4, Bruins 3

Between it being Saturday night, Game 6 being tomorrow, and having work at 3 tomorrow, I’m not sure if I’ll have time to do a write-up on this heartbreaker. If I do, this is where it’ll be.  (I’m putting this … Continue reading

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Backstrom suspension reaction

When it was announced that Nicklas Backstrom had received a match penalty for crosschecking Rich Peverley in the face, I looked it up in the NHL rulebook because I thought I remembered match penalties coming with an automatic suspension. I … Continue reading

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