BOSTON — Shawn Thornton took revenge on Matt Cooke and then the Bruins reverted to being an offensively challenged, under-talented, inconsistent hockey club.
The end result was a shutout at the hands of Marc-Andre Fleury and the Penguins at TD Garden. You can read the complete recap at Yahoo!
Even Zdeno Chara’s fight with Mike Rupp did little to wake up the Bruins. Their power play is now 0-for-14 over the last five games. But they got help in the standings, with both the New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning losing. However, Atlanta won to pull within three points, which is also where the Rangers stand.