- E.J. Hradek, Senior Writer, ESPN The Magazine
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Summer Skate -- Boston Bruins
Despite a disappointing collapse to end their season, the Bruins are in good shape, with two solid goaltenders, a former Norris Trophy winner in Zdeno Chara, and a good mix of talented youngsters and veterans at forward. Even more happily, thanks to Phil Kessel and Brian Burke, they have Tyler Seguin and likely another high draft pick in 2011.
But more immediately, they'll have the improvement of another youngster to look forward to.
With proven veterans like Zdeno Chara and new talent like Tyler Seguin, the Bruins are a mix of old and new.