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Bruins feeling positive vibe

After shellacking of Maple Leafs, Tim Thomas says Cup champs are back on track

Updated: March 20, 2012, 12:56 AM ET
By Jackie MacMullan | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- The plan was to check out the mental state of Tim Thomas at the Garden on Monday night before he and his Boston Bruins teammates departed for a quick yet grueling West Coast swing later this week.

Never mind.

It was the wrong game for that. You can't glean much from a goaltender's psyche when his most daunting task in hosting the Toronto Maple Leafs is warding off boredom. That tends to be the challenge when your team has as many goals as your opponent has ...

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