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For Bruins, deep playoff runs become a hairy situation

For Bruins, deep playoff runs become a hairy situation

David Krejci, a veteran of three Cup Final runs, said he got a headstart on his beard. ST. LOUIS — Defenseman Matt Grzelcyk wasn’t sure if he could do it. Forward Noel Acciari may never be able to. Veteran David Krejci, having been to the Stanley Cup Final twice before, gave himself a head start. “I maybe cheated,’’ Krejci said with a smile. “Maybe not.’’ A tradition that is said to have started with the 1980 New York Islanders was welcomed with open arms in Boston this postseason. The concept is simple: No shaving until elimination. The deeper the […]

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