Through the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final, the Boston Bruins and the Chicago Blackhawks have proved what most hockey observers theorized before the start of the series: Both teams are virtually even.
The Blackhawks and Bruins have exchanged overtime victories in Chicago. In the first game, the Bruins squandered two two-goal leads and the Blackhawks took the game. The Blackhawks dominated the first period in Game 2, but the Bruins rebounded from the poor start to steal the game on the road.
While there's plenty of time for players to write the full script for the series, here's a look at who's hot and who's not in the early part of the series.