Originally written October 17, 2013 on BruinsLife:
A lot has been made of Boston's slow start to the season offensively, and some fans are starting to freak out. Expectations were high, and many of the Bruins faithful were probably a bit overly optimistic in expecting this team to put up huge numbers from the get-go. I am here to tell you to just be patient and relax. I mean at least we aren't the Flyers, am I right? There have been flashes of our offensive potential in the 5 games thus far. We just need these flashes to last over a full 60 minutes and not only for a shift or two. The keys to sustaining solid offense over a full game? Getting back to the basics.1.) Screens on Screens on Screensphoto via o.canada.comWe do a good job on the power play of getting guys in front of the net to block the goalie's vision. But, we need to do this in 5 on 5 situations as well. With the exception of Brad Marchand, every one of our forwards is 6'0" tall or above. We have great size and just need to play more to this strengt...
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