Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 5/26/13
A legend grew, a monkey was tossed off a back and a city sighed in relief.  Such is the existence of a sports team in Boston. Tuukka Rask, whose every move was scrutinized under an electron microscope after the "Tuukka Tumble," shook that pesky (and a bit unfair) closeout monkey off his back. In his best game of the series, Rask stood on his head, made huge save after huge save including revenge on a Ryan Callahan breakaway after a bad turnover and stopped 28 of 29 shots faced.  Maybe now the naysayers will be quieted down about how he's not good enough for a deep run.  Well, unless they lose to the Penguins.  Then it will be all, "TUUKKA SUCKS," all over again. Torey Krug, on the other hand, only grew his legend another tenfold. Saint Krug; Patron Saint of Puck Moving Defensemen, Savior of the Power Play and Slayer of Kings.  I'm pretty sure kids in Beantown are already in pro shops looking for the Krug curve.  Krug is the first rookie defenseman in NHL history to score four goals ...
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