Suddenly, Peter Chiarelli's a genius

Bruins GM points to key transactions in bumpy road to the Stanley Cup

Updated: June 19, 2011, 11:42 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli spoke with his father following Game 4 of the Stanley Cup finals against the Vancouver Canucks. Boston had trailed 2-0 in the series before winning Games 3 and 4 at TD Garden to even the best-of-seven series. Chiarelli told his dad that night that the Bruins were going to win it all.

"I said that because there's too much resolve in the locker room," Chiarelli said Friday morning at the Garden. "You could just feel it, and at the ...

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