Apr 25, 2012, 7:42 PM EST
Tonight’s Game 7 doesn’t carry the lineup uncertainly that we might see with the Ottawa Senators or the Florida Panthers’ goalie situation, but even little tweaks can make a difference – especially in a series this close. With that in mind, the Boston Globe’s Fluto Shinzawa passes along the last-minute lineup notes for the Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals.
Could any of these players play the role of the goat or the hero? The beauty of the playoffs – particularly a Game 7 – is that you never know. We’ll begin to find out in mere moments.
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