The Montreal Canadiens oldest rival are the Boston Bruins and for close to 20 years the Bruins have had an enviable one-two punch down the middle of the ice. But things happen fast, and in the blink of an eye, the Bruin’s centre depth has dwindled drastically.
Both Patrice Bergeron and David Krejci have decided to hang up their skates. Free agency is an option for the Bruins but most, if not all, top six centers have already found a new home. A trade can is more of a guarantee to find the exact player that the Bruins need.