Originally Posted by gyldenlove
I am surprised the Bruins have been winning as clearly as they have, but not surprised the Pens aren't dominating - they were a paper tiger in the playoffs who had the great fortune of playing the 2 worst teams to make the final 16. The defense and goaltending for Pittsburgh is simply too weak and they lack the cohesiveness up front to avoid falling apart when Crosby and Malkin go on tilt.
I wanted Shero to trade Crosby, keep staal and work it that way. I also think MAF is no longer viable. His brain is broke somewhere. He tries to do too much, i think the early years of throwing him on a terrible NHL team as a rookie gave him PTSD.