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Bruins win division ... and move on

After clinching Northeast Division, Boston keeps focus on Stanley Cup

Updated: April 2, 2011, 10:39 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- The Boston Bruins clinched the Northeast Division title with a 3-2 win over the Atlanta Thrashers on Saturday afternoon at TD Garden.

Big deal. A division title means absolutely nothing.

There was no celebrating. There was no champagne toast. The Bruins' locker room was quiet, almost as if they had lost the game. In fact, defenseman Johnny Boychuk was the only player sporting a "Northeast Division champions" T-shirt and hat.

The team definitely has the potential, ...

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