When the NHL released its 2011-12 schedule, Bruins and Canucks fans alike zeroed in on one date on the calendar. That date was Jan. 7, 2012.
That day, Saturday, will mark a Stanley Cup Final rematch between the two teams in Boston. It's an eagerly anticipated rematch between two teams that entered the Cup Final relatively unfamiliar with each other and left bitter rivals.
Jack Edwards and Andy Brickley break down the matinee matchup in the video above from NESN Daily.