Bruins advance to second round with 2-1 victory over Hurricanes

By Ty Anderson, Boston's second breakaway in the second period didn't come with the direct daylight Patrice Bergeron & Co. had hoped for. But with Bergeron hooked by Sebastian Aho on the chance, it did pave the way for the Black and Gold's best to be exactly that, with a pair of quick-strike power-play tallies…

Mazz: Pasta - not Tuukka - should be the object of any scorn

If Rask’s absence was unavoidable – and by all accounts, it seems directly or tangentially related to the pandemic – Pastrnak’s might have been. He has a physical injury, after all, and one can’t help but wonder if it has been the direct result of poor preparation. Don’t forget that Pastrnak was late to report for the start of training camp and then had to be quarantined, something which even Bruins president Cam Neely openly questioned.