For the sixth straight year, for the 14th time in the last 16 seasons, the Bruins are indeed bound for the postseason.
And though the Bruins know they’re going to the playoffs, they have no clue who they’ll be playing when the postseason gets underway as early as May 2nd.
Currently in the top wild card spot in the East, the Bruins could finish as high as second in the Atlantic Division bracket, or could drop down to the second wild card. They could even take care of business between now and the end of the season and still end as a 100-and-something point wild card team. It’s that strong a conference this season.
But with the field set, who is and isn’t on the table for the Bruins in round one?
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