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Early Morning Line

The Bruins have won a Stanley Cup, and they’ve come back the following season as the team to beat in an NHL. There’s no reason to speak about a Detroit or Pittsburgh with hallowed reverence anymore. The current winning streak is no mirage.

The Bruins are better than they were last season when they captured the Cup, and they’re not going anywhere.

Joe Haggerty of CSNNE where you can read more on the Bruins.

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Primis's avatar

There is the annoying little detail about part of that “winning streak” being a loss to DET I guess…

Posted by Primis on 12/06/11 at 10:13 AM ET

redxblack's avatar

what an insecure league!

Posted by redxblack from Akron Ohio on 12/06/11 at 10:20 AM ET

landsharkhockey's avatar

Two best teams in the NHL met last night, and the Bruins certainly looked better.

Posted by landsharkhockey on 12/06/11 at 10:26 AM ET

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Thomas is a stud.  Boston looked very good, but it does seem that if you don’t engage in after whistle non-sense you can get on the Powerplay.  The Pens couldn’t take advantage though.

Posted by tbassett on 12/06/11 at 11:27 AM ET

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hard to argue here… the bruins are skilled, play well as a team, have a super goalie, and above all are extremely tough.  There team is full of guys who can run through you.  The trade deadline will be interesting this year.

only thing the bruins have against them is they may be peaking wayyyy to early.  time will tell.

Posted by gretzky_to_lemieux on 12/06/11 at 12:17 PM ET

Evilpens's avatar

Pens wonderful PP killed them yet again & Considering they were without 2 of their top 4 D Men & 3 of their top 6 D Men. I wasn’t expecting a win, BUT the young D Men were not what killed them it was Jack Adam’s PP atrocity ! But don’t hire a PP coach Jack

Posted by Evilpens on 12/06/11 at 12:21 PM ET

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Posted by Evilpens on 12/06/11 at 09:21 AM ET

waaaaaaaaaahhhh

Posted by Garth on 12/06/11 at 12:27 PM ET

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Garth You are retarded ! wasn’t whining Window Licker ! stating fact

Posted by Evilpens on 12/06/11 at 12:35 PM ET

Paul's avatar

I won’t tolerate name calling here.

It does no good and I don’t appreciate it.

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 12/06/11 at 12:38 PM ET

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Yep, the B’s are good.  And you could say, well, the Pens weren’t healthy, but the way things are going with them, I’m not sure they ever will be.  Think they’re just gonna have to learn to live with it . . .

Posted by Lex Talionis on 12/06/11 at 12:56 PM ET

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Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 12/06/11 at 09:38 AM ET

How you can expect anything but name-calling from Evilpens is beyond me.

Posted by Flashtastick56 from Meriden, CT on 12/06/11 at 01:05 PM ET

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Lex it would help if they had a decent PP & Coach but the Ego Maniac Jack Adam’s won’t allow it

He can run it…............................ into the ground WTF were Sid & Geno at the Point on the 5-3 PP for?? Sullivan is Toast & Kunitz is in front of the net & is Matt Cooke 2.0

Posted by Evilpens on 12/06/11 at 01:06 PM ET

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Matt Cooke is Matt Cooke 2.0.

Kunitz is more like Matt Cooke 1.2

Posted by J.J. from Kansas on 12/06/11 at 01:26 PM ET

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J.J. from Kansas OK I will agree with that LOL

Posted by Evilpens on 12/06/11 at 01:39 PM ET

HockeytownOverhaul's avatar

I hope no one thinks about Detroit as a contender until they’re in the conference finals.. I want Detroit to bust onto the scene like a Mac truck.. we’re old, slow, euro, small, nothing to see here, move along.

Posted by HockeytownOverhaul on 12/06/11 at 07:46 PM ET

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