BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21: Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins and Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals battle along the boards during the first period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 21, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
That was an excruciatingly painful twenty minutes in so many ways. And yet, it's an even game and the Bruins are playing with urgency and as much the momentum as we've seen all year.
There's 20 minutes left in regulation. And lots of reason for hope.