Originally posted on BruinsLife  |  Last updated 5/13/13
       It was 4-1 five and a half minutes into the third. 4-1. Time was ticking down, and the Bruins season was coming closer and closer to the end. The Leafs, led by Phil Kessel could smell the victory. They were 15 minutes away from the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals, with a fat three goal lead, a lead that seemed impenetrable.       It was not.       The Bruins sprung out of the gate in a full sprint. They played Bruins hockey, laying hits, playing physically, and putting pressure on the Leafs. This surge led to the first goal, when the youngster Matt Bartkowski slipped a wrist shot passed Reimer, whom the Bruins could barely solve on Sunday night in Game 6. The lead was short lived though, when Cody Franson scored his first of two goals on the powerplay to lock the game up at 1.       After Franson's goal, the Bruins play slowly declined. They lowered their physical tempo, and stopped getting good opportunities. They stopped producing offensively. Toronto on the other hand, back...
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