Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 3/17/13
[caption id="attachment_58714" align="alignnone" width="620"] The Pittsburgh Penguins and Boston Bruins are the Beasts of the East right now.[/caption]     It's hard to imagine a better matchup to have than the Pittsburgh Penguins taking on the Boston Bruins. Why? Because both these teams are displaying why they are at the top of the Eastern Conference along with the Montreal Canadiens. In their matchups this season, including today, Pittsburgh has come away with victories. Neither was easy though. That has to be credited to the Bruins fantastic defensive play and penalty killing. The Penguins have possibly taken a page out of the Bruin's playbook in that sense. Since the Penguins have gone on their latest win streak they have killed off their fair share of penalties and haven't given up many goals. Both teams clearly know how to scratch and claw for wins. Both right now, appear destined for the playoffs.   In the first matchup the Bruins kept the Penguins off the board until the la...
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