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Bruins lead Red Wings early in Game 2

Bruins lead Red Wings early in Game 2

CNNSI.com thehockeynews.com NHL.com Updated 2 hours ago
The Bruins have made life difficult for Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard on the way to an early 2-0 lead in Game 2.
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