Found June 18, 2013 on NESN.com:
BOSTON — A day before Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, the NHL announced that Jonathan Toews was the recipient of the Selke Trophy as the league’s best defensive forward. After three games of the Cup Final, however, the voters that opted for Toews over Patrice Bergeron — a handful of them from Chicago, no doubt — might be rethinking that decision. The Bruins took a 2-1 series lead with a 2-0 win over the Blackhawks in Game 3, and Bergeron once again played a key role. The two-way forward, the 2012 Selke winner, had arguably his finest game of the playoffs to give Boston its first series lead of the Cup Final. Bergeron did a little bit of everything in the B’s shutout win, and he once again proved that he’s one of the best players in the NHL, no matter the position. The Boston alternate captain was named the game’s first star for his performance, a dominant one that propelled the B’s to the potentially series-turning win. Bergeron was simply amazing in all facets of the game. He cont...
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