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Dan Shaughnessy

Bruins’ season comes to sudden end

It was not a good New England winter for ice. Maybe that was a sign.

The Boston Bruins, Stanley Cup champions who skated until mid-June in the glorious spring of 2011, are done for the season. The Spoked-Bs were sent home Wednesday night, losing Game 7 of their first-round series to the upstart Washington Capitals, 2-1, in the third minute of overtime, in front of a stunned TD Garden sellout crowd.

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