The Boston Bruins loved a implausible season. They gained the Presidents’ Trophy and set a brand new document for essentially the most victories in a season within the NHL.
The Presidents’ Trophy is awarded to the NHL group with essentially the most factors. Lately, it has develop into clear that successful this trophy doesn’t assure success within the postseason.
The Florida Panthers gained it the earlier 12 months however had been rapidly eradicated.
The Bruins skilled the identical scenario this 12 months.
In a stunning assertion, Bettman mentioned the Bruins’ early playoff exit.
“I feel we’re studying that successful the Presidents’ Trophy isn’t such factor. Have a look at the Boston Bruins! With the distinctive 12 months that they had through the common season, who would’ve thought they might’ve been knocked out the way in which they did?”
It merely serves as additional proof that the postseason is fully completely different from the common season and that underdogs ought to by no means be taken with no consideration.