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Nov. 28, 1978

Nov. 28, 1978 Coaches/managers in Boston typically enjoy a measure of popularity for at least a year or two before imperfection whittles it away, There are coaches/managers whose first day on the job is, in most fans’ eyes, simply the day on which to start clock on its race to 0:00. Bobby Valentine fits quite nicely into that cubbyhole. There has only been one Don Cherry. He guided the Bruins in their transition from the Bobby Orr/Phil Esposito into his lunch pail gang. They never won a Cup, but they reached they were legitimate contenders every season. But his relationship ...

November 27, 2023|Categories: Bruins, History, NHL|Tags: , , , |0 Comments
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