The Boston Bruins rallied with three third-period goals to win their 12th in a row, 4-2 over the Phoenix Coyotes on Saturday night.
Problems for Western Conference teams may be harder to see on the surface, but every team has it’s flaws.
What the numbers don’t show you is that Soderberg was the most impressive Bruins skater from start to finish against Phoenix.
The Bruins improved to 7-2 following the Winter Olympic break, including seven straight, after defeating the Phoenix Coyotes 2-1 Thursday night at the TD Garden.
Thursday night’s win by the Boston Bruins not only propelled them to the top of the Eastern Conference standings, but it was also a bit of a milestone for head coach Claude Julien.
Hamilton was back to work on Thursday night, as he logged 17:05 of ice time, mostly on the Bruins’ top pair with captain Zdeno Chara, and returned to the power play in the Bruins’ 2-1 win against the Phoenix Coyotes at TD Garden.
The Boston Bruins beat the Phoenix Coyotes 2-1 on Thursday night for their seventh consecutive victory.
Jeff Green scored 14 points, rookie Jared Sullinger added 12 points and a career-best 16 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics beat the Phoenix Suns 87-79 on Wednesday night.
If the NHL does indeed avoid a lockout for this upcoming season, might the Bruins’ blue line be home to a new All-Star?
No other team chose to go out the way the Coyotes did, and for that, the Coyotes should feel shame.