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He’s not heavy, and he’s not Bobby Orr, but brother, Torey Krug’s exciting

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Rookie Boston defenseman scores again, connecting for his fourth goal in five career playoff games — a rate not even rookie Orr established.

Krug is no Orr. Said another way, there will never be another Orr, which is both a good and bad thing in our town.

They build statues for players like Orr, in large part because we don’t believe their likes ever will be seen again. Krug, though, is a very special player.

He is small, quick, and best of all, he shoots the puck a megaton. Beset of all, he shoots it accurately.

Not much pulls me outta the ol’ press box chair anymore, but he did it Saturday with 3:48 gone in the second with a one-time he whistled by Henrik Lundqvist.

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