Felger & Mazz: June 10, 2013
Felger and Massarotti kicked off the week discussing the Boston Bruins, their sweep of the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference Finals, and their upcoming match-up with the Chicago Blackhawks in the Stanley Cup Finals. The Bruins swept the #1 seed Penguins. Where does this sweep rank in Bruins history? What happened to the Penguins? How were the Bruins able to keep Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin from recording a single point in the series?
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz talked about that job that Bruins coach Claude Julien had done during the Stanley Cup run. How much was luck a factor for the Bruins in their series sweep against the Penguins? The guys went on to discuss the play of Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask and the legacy he is creating with his play in this years playoffs. Finally, Felger and Massarotti begin to preview the upcoming Stanley Cup Finals against the Blackhawks.
During the third hour of Felger and Massarotti continue to look ahead to the start of the Stanley Cup Finals between the Bruins and Blackhawks. What the differences and similarities between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Chicago Blackhawks? How do the Bruins matchup with the Blackhawks? Eddie Olczyk of NBC Sports joined Felger and Mazz to discuss the sweep of the Penguins and the Stanley Cup Finals against the Chicago Blackhawks.
In the fourth and final hour, Felger and Mazz continue to break down the Bruins-Penguins series and look ahead to the Stanley Cup Finals against the Blackhawks. In breaking news, the New England Patriots have signed free agent quarterback Tim Tebow. Tebow is expected to at minicamp tomorrow. Is bringing in Tebow a smart move by the Pats? Does Josh McDaniels have too much influence on roster decisions? Finally, it’s The Final Word with Marc Bertrand.