Mark Stuart showed that the Bruins aren't afraid to drop the gloves. (AP)The Bruins went to Philadelphia on Thursday with a bad taste in their mouths.



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Mikhail Grabovski (left) and Nikolai Kulemin celebrate Kulemin's overtime goal that gave the Maple Leafs a 4-3 victory over the Bruins Tuesday night in Toronto. (AP)The time for scoreboard watching has begun.



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Tim Thomas stands in disgust as the Penguins celebrate the game-winning goal by Evgeny Malkin (right) during Sunday's game in Pittsburgh. (AP) Sunday afternoon was a perfect example of the enigma that is the 2009-10 Bruins.



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Shawn Thornton (left) congratulates Miroslav Satan on his first-period goal in the Bruins' win over the Maple Leafs Thursday night. (AP)Ring the bells, rattle the chains, make some noise: The Bruins won a game at the Garden.



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Derek Morris was sent to Phoenix as part of the Bruins' moves on trade deadline day. (AP)Even though the Bruins' final 21 games of the regular season come in rapid succession, this might be a long month-and-a-half for hockey in the Hub.



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Vladimir Sobotka and the Bruins let Andrei Kostitsyn and the Canadiens carry the play in the third period. (AP)If the Bruins have visions of playing extended spring hockey, they are going to need a scorer.



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The Bruins neeed Blake Wheeler to celebrate more goals if they are to improve this season. (AP)If the Bruins really want to improve their offense this year without making a trade for a major goal-scorer, then improvement from within is necessary.



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Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask turned in another solid performance in his team's win over the Panthers, Saturday night. (AP)It is a good time for the Bruins to take a break. They have played seven games in the last 11 days and it showed on Saturday as they were a lackluster hockey team for two periods against the Panthers in Florida.



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Tuukka Rask weathered a Tampa Bay comeback, making 31 saves on the way to notching a win for the Bruins. (AP)The Bruins are now swimming above the line.



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Tuukka Rask made a career-high 43 saves in Tuesday night's victory over the Sabres. (AP)The Bruins are making the most of Tuukka Time.



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