B's remind Boston that all's not lost

With Pats' season over and the Bruins heating up, it's time to think Stanley Cup

Updated: January 17, 2011, 6:58 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Now that the New England Patriots' season is over, it's time to focus your attention on the Boston Bruins.

That's because what the Patriots failed to do this season, the Bruins have a realistic chance to accomplish -- win a championship. The Bruins could indeed bring the Stanley Cup back to Boston for the first time since 1972. (Ray Bourque bringing it here as a member of the Colorado Avalanche in 2001 doesn't count.)

Even before the Patriots won three Super Bowl titles, ...

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