The Bruins have three power play goals in their last four games and have seen their conversation rate bump from a pitiful 9% success rate to a slightly less pitiful 13%. And they've gone from the second worst in the NHL to third worst... hey, baby steps, folks. Just ahead of them on the "awful PP" list is Buffalo (13.6), Columbus (13.6), and Detroit (13.9).
Bruins were 1-1 last night, 1-2 against the Sabres and 1-6 against the Sabres again.
So why the sudden influx of PPGs?
A possibility. We're not ruling it out... yet. But let's take a look at the recent goals.
More after the jump....
Here's Marchand's goal from last night.
This was a lot of the Jets being too anxious and too aggressive to attack the puck handler -- in this case Bergeron. Patrice carries the puck over the blue line and garners the attention of three of the four Winnipeg penalty killers.
That lets Bergern to make a nice, hard pass withi...