BOSTON -- With only a few hours until the puck drops on the Eastern Conference quarterfinal series between the Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals, here’s a little reminder of what happened on June 15, 2011 in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Joe McDonald, a native Rhode Islander, joined ESPNBoston.com as a Bruins and Red Sox reporter in February 2010. He worked at the Providence Journal for 18 years and covered the Red Sox, Bruins, Patriots, PawSox and Providence Bruins. He's a three-time winner of the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association's state Sportswriter of the Year for Rhode Island. Ask a question in our next Bruins mailbag. Follow him on Twitter here.