First-round preview: Bruins-Leafs

Updated: April 29, 2013, 1:38 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

Oh, hardly any storylines here. The Toronto Maple Leafs return to the playoffs for the first time since 2004 and find themselves in a clash with the Boston Bruins, whose trade of Phil Kessel to Toronto in September 2009 ultimately delivered Tyler Seguin and Dougie Hamilton to the Bruins and has sparked long hours of bar talk regarding the value of the trade. Then there are the Bruins, who have gone more than a little sideways in recent weeks. Instead of being seen as a legitimate threat to the ...

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