Bruins poised for encore performance

Updated: January 26, 2012, 9:13 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

After the Boston Bruins return from the All-Star break, there will be 35 games remaining in the 2011-12 regular season. A lot can happen in the final two-plus months, but so far there's a lot to like about this team.

It has strong goaltending. It has an impressive offensive attack. It is solid defensively.

Sound familiar?

It should because all those aspects are what led the team to its first Cup championship in 39 years last June in Vancouver. If anything, this season's ...

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