Found September 14, 2013 on BruinsLife:
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We all know the story, the Bruins thought they had Jarome Iginla at the trade deadline, but then were informed hours later that Jarome opted to go to the then surging Pittsburgh Penguins...and we all know what happened from there. The Bruins went on to trade for old man Jaromir Jagr and make perhaps the most memorable run for a cup, coming from behind down 4-1 with 10 minutes to go in game 7 of the first round and then going on to sweep that "powerhouse" Pittsburgh and eventually blowing it all in a matter of seconds in game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals.A month after the nearly historic postseason run the Bruins made a number of moves. If you haven't watched Behind the B I suggest you do, it puts some great insight into the offseason moves. First the Bruins let veteran defenseman Andrew Ference walk, then Nathan Horton decided he couldn't deal with the media in Boston and moved to Columbus. Then the fourth of July came where the Bruins lit the biggest firework tradi...
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