Despite the loss, we were REALLY impressed with the new guy Brad Marchand. Two goals in his first game of the season was pretty impressive.
Huh? He's... been on the team? Same Marchand from last year and the year before? Get outta here. Really!?
Hell of a game by the kid. Hopefully this is the start of a turnaround.
Other than that there wasn't much great about this game. The Bruins lost to the NHL equivalent of dog **** on your shoe. It's okay though. Bruins just aren't used to being in the basement and got confused when they went to Buffalo.
Also, today is Shawn Thornton's hearing to reduce his suspension. Good luck buddy!
- Brad Marchand finally showed up in a big way. HUGE way. Like, a Chara's dong huge way. Two goals and was engaged all night. Both goals were gorgeous too. GORGEOUS.
We're not ready to jump on the "MARCHAND IS BACK" bandwagon because, you know, it was one game. But if ...