Posted October 02, 2013 on AP on Fox
Boston Bruins president Cam Neely didn't watch the Chicago Blackhawks raise their Stanley Cup banner to the rafters before their season opener. He's eager to begin another run at the NHL championship and attend a similar ceremony on his team's ice next year. "You have a hard time watching someone else win the Cup and raise a banner," Neely said Wednesday. "So I didn't watch it. Hopefully we'll be watching one in the near future here." The Bruins came close last season. They were leading the Blackhawks 2-1 in Game 6 of the finals before giving up two goals in the last 76 seconds, allowing the Chicago players to skate with the Stanley Cup on Boston ice. On Thursday night they begin pursuit of their second Cup in four years when they open the season at home against the Tampa Bay Lightning. "I guess the keynote is to say we're not going to play for second place," owner Jeremy Jacobs said. "We're here to win. I think that the organization is in a good place to do that. I think we'v...
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