Bruins GM thought he had made trade for Iginla

Updated: March 28, 2013, 7:06 PM ET
Associated Press

BOSTON -- The Boston Bruins lost to Pittsburgh in the competition for Jarome Iginla. That should make it tougher for them to beat the already powerful Penguins in the playoffs.

It was a bitter battle to lose, of course. Especially considering Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli thought he already had the Calgary Flames' all-time leading goal scorer in the fold.

A few hours later, Iginla was a Penguin.

Just like that.

"We believed we had a deal," Chiarelli said, at about ...

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