Originally written on BruinsLife  |  Last updated 10/8/13

PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 22: Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins skates against the Philadelphia Flyers on October 22, 2009 at Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
There has been plenty said these past few years regarding the lackluster Boston power play, and justifiably so. The Bruins power play has finished in the bottom half of the NHL in each of the last 4 years. When playoffs have come around the power play completely disappears struggling to get anything going when counted on the most. Even the year that we won the cup we only managed a dreadful 11.4% during the postseason. The bottom line is that something needed to change with our power play going into this season, and thru just 2 games, it looks as if the Bruins may have found their answer.photo via www.ctpost.comIt almost seems a no-brainer to park the 6'9" Zdeno Chara in front of the goalie on the man advantage, and it has been something that the Bruins have experimented with in the past, but with little success, until now. Maybe it was the 100% devotion to this strategy during the offseason or maybe Chara just needed some time to settle into his new role near the crease, but whatev...
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