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Video: Bruins’ defense stifles Penguins

Jun 7, 2013, 10:21 PM EDT

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Going into the third period, the Boston Bruins managed to hold the Pittsburgh Penguins – who own NHL’s most dangerous regular season offense – to two goals.

Some would say that’s impressive for a full game, let alone for about 13 periods. While it’s easy to bark “Tuukka Rask” as the main explanation, great team defense has been a huge part of Boston befuddling Pittsburgh. This video provides a guide to a “layered” defense that has given the Pens fits:

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