Originally posted on BruinsLife  |  Last updated 1/25/13
Ok, so I am obsessed with Dougie Hamilton. I truly believe he is going to be a difference maker for this team's power play and defense. Even though he is just 19 years old he has already helped on both ends. On Wednesday against the Rangers Dougie made a few great checks to save scoring opportunities and ended the dreadful 0-11 power play when he blasted a puck from within the blue line which found a piece of Marchand's stick. As I have mentioned in the past, the powerplay over the last few years has been gross. The Bruins have no sense of urgency and no sense of possession, constantly turning the puck over or letting it come out of the zone. However, this year the power play looks much different. They are actually keeping the puck in the zone for a considerable amount of time and are getting decent looks on goal. In three games I have seen the power play drastically improve since last year. They are possessing the puck more and making wiser decisions. Claude has implemented 4 for...
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