The early returns on the Bruins-Rangers playoff series didn’t quite compare to those from the B’s-Maple Leafs bout. Then again, what could?
With an immortal Game 7 still fresh in the memory banks for Boston fans, Game 1 of the Bruins’ Eastern Conference semifinals was understandably a little underwhelming. That comes with the territory of adjusting to a new team for a new series — and especially when the opponent is such a defensive-minded one.
NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette is trying to make sense of how the first 20 minutes could shape the rest of the games. See what he came up with in the above video.