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One series left: Cup Final preview

Busy day at work today, so I’ll keep my thoughts on this series brief. Here we go: To me, the Blackhawks are a lot like the Penguins: high-end talent up front, a fantastic regular season, and high expectations. There’s one … Continue reading

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Game 2: Bruins 6, Penguins 1

Some quick thoughts on last night’s beating: Problems run deeper than goaltending On the surface, the Pens’ biggest issue is getting someone between the pipes who can, you know, stop the puck. However, pretty much every other aspect of their … Continue reading

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Game 1: Bruins 3, Rangers 2

Brief thoughts on the B’s second-straight overtime playoff win: Absolute OT domination The Bruins owned the overtime period so thoroughly that, logically, I thought they’d lose on some fluke goal. Truthfully, that overtime may be the best extended stretch of … Continue reading

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Game 3: Bruins 5, Leafs 2

Keeping it short, here are some thoughts on last night’s win: Timely saves They don’t get much more timely than the 18 stops Tuukka Rask made in the third period last night. Rask has always played well in Toronto (4-1-0 … Continue reading

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