Boston Bruins defeat Montreal Canadiens, 3-1

MONTREAL - This Bruins' season is different in many ways - look to the top of the Eastern Conference standings for proof of that - and they left here late yesterday afternoon with yet another reason to think, vive la differénce in 2008-09.

The Bruins didn't outright humble the Canadiens in their 3-1 victory at the Bell Centre, in front of a sellout 21,273, but they did manage to keep their long-time nemesis frustrated and tied in knots, even after the Habs moved to a br...