Five things to watch: Bruins and Blackhawks Cup final rematch
Summary of 3 articles · Updated Jan 19, 2014
Blackhawks host Bruins in Cup final rematch The last time the Blackhawks and Bruins met, this happened: We know some animosity will carry over from the Cup final, but how much? There have been key departures for both sides and notable new faces , but the rosters for the most part remain as they were when the Cup was awarded last year. The Blackhawks had lost their previous seven games that had gone past regulation. Then came a well-placed wrist shot, and the Chicago Blackhawks had another big victory. Marchand scored in each of the first two periods for the Bruins, who had won two of three. Rask had 35 stops. Caps and Rangers trending in opposite directions On New Year’s Day, the Capitals were sitting second in the Metropolitan Division, but with just two wins in their past 10 games, they’re in jeopardy of missing the playoffs, hanging onto a wild card position by a point.