Take a trip back to the beginning of the 2017-2018 season. Boston Bruins fans were cringing as their team lost nine of their first 15 regular season games. But, after a 4-2 loss to the Anaheim Ducks on November 15, a switch flipped as Anton Khudobin took over in net and the Bruins never looked back. This season saw an 18-game point streak by the Bruins, Tuukka Rask’s fall from grace and his rise from the ashes so to speak, and *knock on wood* no serious mid-season slump. All in all, since November the Bruins have been on a tear through the NHL and now, in mid-March, they show no signs of slowing down. Of their nine games so far in March, a month that will see the Bruins playing 16 games, they’ve won seven games, three of which have been by at least a three-goal margin. Their March 1 8-4 win over the two-time Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins was impressive but, as announcer Jack Edwards put it, their 6-4 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on March 13 “was a miracle.” Their 3-0 shutout of the dominant Ta

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