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Bruins pick up where they left off

Get back on track with aggressive play and clutch goaltending

Updated: October 9, 2011, 2:18 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Drawing up the blueprint is the easy part. Building the product to a point where it's strong and structurally sound with every component in almost perfectly working order is the challenge.

With two games in the books for the defending Stanley Cup champion Boston Bruins, including a 4-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night at TD Garden, it didn't take long for the Black and Gold to play the exact type of game it'll need in 2011-2012.

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