Globe hockey writers provide insight and analysis following Boston’s 4-0 triumph over the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series at the TD Banknorth Garden.
Dupont: Sometimes it’s the simplest things
The Globe’s Kevin Paul Dupont says that, while it sounds so very simple, the Bruins turned their play around in Game 5 by being able to keep the puck in their offensive end, something they had struggled mightily with in recent games.
Shinzawa: Huge scare with Chara injury
The Globe’s Fluto Shinzawa says that players, coaches, and fans all breathed a sigh of relief when Bruins captain Zdeno Chara returned from a left ankle injury early in the third period. And, boy, was he needed.