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It's winning time, boys.

Thanks for coming, bye. Blades the bear.
Thanks for coming, bye. Blades the bear.
Bruce Bennett

The Bruins host the Canadiens for the final time tonight, 7pm. Winner takes all.

  • Take five... quick Game 7 history of the Bruins vs. Habs. [ESPN]
  • Here's the gameplan for a Bruins victory. [TheBostonGlobe]
  • The story so far has been one of innumerable missed chances for the Bruins. Too many opportunities have been blown. [WEEI]
  • It is the seventh straight season that the Bruins have gone to a Game 7 in the second round, which sets an NHL record. [SouthCoastToday]
  • Why is the Bruins' first line struggling for offense? Take a look at the numbers. [WEEI]
  • The Bruins will have to take the bull by the horns and be the aggressors. [SouthCoastToday]
  • The Habs have stepped up to dictate the narrative on whose team is stooping, and whose is standing tall. Also, keys to Bruins success for tonight. [WEEI]
  • The Bruins will get to call upon their wealth of experience. [BostonHerald]
  • In order to have no regrets, the Bruins need to leave it all out on the ice tonight. [WEEI]
  • But, but how did the Canadiens do it? Why are we at another Game 7? [Grantland]
  • Pssssst... the Bruins are going to win tonight. [TheBostonGlobe]
  • It is a matter of style: The Canadiens' coach is a gambler, and that has helped against the Bruins. [TheBostonGlobe]
  • The trend is for officials to ease up on calling penalties in Game 7s. [NESN]
  • Although one hopes they don't miss another spear to the groin like the one Andrei Markov delivered to Zdeno Chara in the waning minutes of Game 6. [NationalPost]
  • Revisit the most memorable Bruins vs. Canadiens Game 7s. [CBCSports]
  • The capitalist tools over at Forbes have crunched the truly important numbers for you, the likely price of Eastern Conference Finals tickets. [Forbes]
  • Weston, MA has figured out how to increase attendance at their town meeting tonight. If you can't beat 'em, join 'em. [MetroWestDailyNews]
  • Providence Bruin and Friend of the Blog Bobby Robins has been suspended. [ProvidenceJournal]

Elsewhere around the rink:

  • Here's what you missed in last night's NHL action. The Rangers and the Blackhawks advance. [Grantland]
  • The Penguins would do well to stick with Dan Bylsma, here's why. [TheScore]
  • One grizzled former Bruin is enjoying his net time at the IIHF World Championship, bringing a veteran presence to a young Team USA. [IIHFWorlds2014]
  • The Bettman was sighted in Seattle meeting with officials, rumors run rampant! [KING5]
  • C'Mon, Ref! What about David Desharnais' actions to save Carey Price's bacon in Game 6? [TSN]
  • Enjoy this photo gallery of Eastern Conference Semi Finals action. [TheSportingNews]
  • Meet the AHL Man of the Year, the Syracuse Crunch's Eric Nielson, an enforcer who enjoys giving back. [TheHockeyNews]