With the horn sounding on a 2-1 win over the Panthers on Wednesday at the TD Garden, the Bruins wrapped up a successful first half. Now, they're in for a five-day hiatus for the All-Star break, and they do so in a pretty good position.

NESN analyst Andy Brickley talked about an unoffical first half of hockey that ended up being pretty successful for the Black and Gold.

To hear what he had to say, as well as thoughts from Claude Julien and all of the highlights from Wednesday night check out the video above.