Ray Bourque made his Bruins debut in 1979. The last postseason meeting between the B’s and Maple Leafs came five years before that.

The longtime rivals finally end that 39-year drought Tuesday night at TD Garden, and Bourque joined the Big Bad Bruins Live crew before Game 1 to give his take on the rivalry and the series.

Check out what the Hall of Famer had to say in the video above.