Obviously, the likes of Martin St. Louis, Steven Stamkos, Dwayne Roloson and the 1-3-1 forecheck of Guy Boucher don’t scare readers of TheBruinsBlog.net.
When asked to pick among Boston’s most likely first-round playoff opponents, most wanted the Bruins to take on the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Who would you prefer the Bruins play in the first round?
- Tampa Bay (39%, 106 Votes)
- Montreal (34%, 92 Votes)
- Buffalo (16%, 44 Votes)
- NY Rangers (11%, 32 Votes)
Total Voters: 274
The Bruins beat the Lightning three out of four times this season, including an 8-1 rout Dec. 2 at TD Garden.