Found December 03, 2012 on Boston Sports Then & Now:
. Remember this Bruins fans? “The Kid” speeding down the ice and faking Caps goalie Braden Holtby out of his jock to force a decisive Game Seven in Boston, but we know how that ended…..NOT WELL. That was on April 22, 2012. That was the LAST time, the Black & Gold got me EXCITED and made me HAPPY. Since then, EVERYTHING about the game I love has been NEGATIVE and HEARTBURN INDUCING. The Bruins early playoff exit and the GREED of the NHL Lockout has made me drink 1,038 bottles of this: I am F’N SICK of hearing how many goals my favorite player Tyler Seguin is scoring goals in SWITZERLAND! My blood pressure is at LIFE THREATENING levels due to the PROPAGANDA, SELFISHNESS & GREED stemming from the NHL-NHLPA CBA negotiations. I want to RING Jeremy Jacob’s neck. I should not be this ANGRY about ANYTHING. It’s bad enough I don’t have a JOB, something the players and owners can not relate to. So I need a distraction, but all I get is a SUBTRACTION of something that brought me JOY. I MISS THIS: Man tears streamed down my face when the Bruins won the Cup… Now I just want to tear apart every man that is DESTROYING the BEST GAME ON THE EARTH! RANT…. OVER.

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Last week, the Boston Bruins' most loyal fans, their season ticket holders, were given a complimentary tour of an empty Bruins locker room, and were even allowed to take a photo with the 2011 Stanley Cup banner. During their tour of a locker room that's been devoid of B's players since April, without any of the B's equipment in any of the stalls, the sad reality set...

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