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Canucks get 2 points, but fans win

Fights, hits, ejections, PP goals: Cup rematch delivered it all, just not a Bruins victory

Updated: January 8, 2012, 12:39 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Players and coaches for both the Boston Bruins and Vancouver Canucks dubbed the regular-season rematch between the Stanley Cup finals teams as just another two-point game.

Yeah, OK.

That regular-season mentality lasted less than four minutes before an all-out scrum resulted in numerous penalties, including the Bruins' Milan Lucic getting a game misconduct for leaving the bench during a fight.

After the Canucks beat the Bruins 4-3 on Saturday at TD Garden, the NHL announced ...

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