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Crashing the net led to Bruins’ comeback win

Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli knew what the odds were. He knew the chances that his team could battle back from a three-goal deficit against the Maple Leafs in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal Monday night were slim.

But he also knew that the Bruins couldn’t be counted out, because he had seen their resilience on many occasions.

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