It’s time to put up or shut up.
Six, two and even was a common saying of Walpole Joe Morgan, former Boston Red Sox manager. It’s a saying that could apply to the Boston Bruins’ weekend.
The Bruins will have to continue what they’ve been doing for the last two weeks.
I hate what my sport became Saturday night at the TD Garden.
The Bruins sent Tyler Seguin to Dallas on Thursday, and Bruins DieHard says time will tell who makes out better in this trade.
The Bruins gave people plenty of reason to smile on Monday night, beating the Blackhawks 2-0 in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final to take a 2-1 series lead.
Some late-season issues resurfaced for the Bruins in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Blackhawks, which could be a recipe for disaster.
They may be talented. They may be all stars. They may even be eventual Stanley Cup winners. But they are also cheap shots, whiny, and slithering slime.
A funny thing happened on the way to the Boston Collapse. The wide-eyed playoff freshmen from Toronto had a meltdown of their own.
The Maple Leafs have won two straight to force a winner-takes-all Game 7 against the Bruins, and even Bruins DieHard doesn’t have much confidence in the home-town team.