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Blog roundup: Devils vs. Bruins, fighting fallout and a shaky Sundin

Updated: January 29, 2009, 3:12 PM ET
By E.J. Hradek

• If you want to know why the Boston Bruins and New Jersey Devils are leading their respective divisions, check out their 5-on-5 play. The B's and D's rank first and second, respectively, in 5-on-5 ratio. That's an underappreciated stat. On average, nearly 45 minutes per game are played at even strength. If your 5-on-5 game isn't good, you're probably struggling to win. The two division leaders test each other Thursday night in Boston. In December, the Bruins scored a 2-0 win over the ...

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