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Bruins face new challenge in Lightning

Updated: May 15, 2011, 10:43 PM ET
By James Murphy | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Heading into the Eastern Conference finals series between the Boston Bruins and Tampa Bay Lightning, there were plenty of comparisons between the Lightning and the Montreal Canadiens, against whom the Bruins struggled in the first two games of the conference quarterfinals but adapted to and ended up beating in seven games.

There is no denying some of the similarities between the teams. Both can clog up the area in front of the net as well as the neutral zone, blocking ...

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