Bruins' fortunes change in flash

Just 77 seconds from forcing Game 7 vs. Hawks, their season abruptly ends

Updated: June 25, 2013, 9:06 AM ET
By Jackie MacMullan | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Seventeen seconds.

About as long as it took for you to yank open the fridge to reach for that celebratory beer. As quickly as it took you to turn on your laptop to start perusing flights to Chicago for a winner-take-all Stanley Cup Game 7.

Seventeen seconds.

That's all the Chicago Blackhawks needed to knock the Boston Bruins to their collective knees, to spirit away the Stanley Cup right under the noses of an utterly stunned TD Garden crowd that moments earlier ...

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