Boston Bruins defeat Washington Capitals, 4-1

After only four games and only one power-play puck had beaten an opposing netminder in 15 go-arounds, it was evident to the Bruins’ coaching staff — assistant Geoff Ward is in charge of all things man-advantage — that radical changes were required to jolt a sputtering PP to life.

Last night, the Bruins completed a change they started in practice Wednesday. Matt Hunwick and Dennis Seidenberg, point men on the two respective units, were out. Mark Recchi and Patrice Berger...