from Bob Ryan of the Boston Globe, The fun part is over. Last year is last year. If you’re a fan, you can relive and relive and relive all the good stuff from 2010-11 as long as you care to. But if you’re a member of the Boston Bruins , you know very well that there is no rubber stamp mechanism, and in case you had forgotten, the TD Garden scoreboard served as a reminder.
Philadelphia 2, Boston 1. You’re in last place, guys.
“You just saw it,’’ said Dennis Seidenberg. “Back to reality. We are the hunted now. It will be extra tough this year. We will have to be on our game. But in the end, it will make us that much tougher.’’