Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 2/14/13
Despite jumping out of the gate with the best 10-game start in team history, there’s still plenty of room for the Bruins to improve as they continue their play through the 2013 season. Once again, the Boston power play has struggled, much to the chagrin of the fan base. However, the plusses have outweighed the minuses so far, and the Bruins’ place on top of the Northeast Division standings are a testament to that. A quarter of the way through a short 2013 season, the B’s have established themselves as contenders once again. However, there are still plenty of chinks in the armor for the team to iron out before the trade deadline creeps up. NESN.com NHL writer Mike Cole joined NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette on the podcast Thursday to discuss the B’s power-play woes, and whether trading Tim Thomas could provide the answer to them. The two also discussed if Dougie Hamilton has regressed, when Tyler Seguin will finally break out, how Erik Karlsson’s injury impacts the division and much more. Listen to the latest episode of the NESN.com podcast in the player below, or subscribe on iTunes to download it there.

This article first appeared on NESN.com and was syndicated with permission.

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