Just how important is chemistry to a team?
Whether on or off the ice, especially at the start of a new season, the buzz word gets thrown around constantly.
Because, really, it’s that beneficial to the way a group of individuals like the men in the spoked-B find success together.
"It always is and you’ve heard so many players say it, and a lot of them have been veteran players, from Mark Recchi to even Jags [Jaromir Jagr] who said this was one of the best groups he’s ever been with," Bruins Head Coach Claude Julien said following his team’s October 8 practice.
"That speaks volume to me, anyways, that our room is that close and good to each other, and guys that have come in have never heard a guy say, ‘Nobody made me feel comfortable here at home.’ The guys have done a good job of that."