It might be time to start asking just who is Blake Wheeler .
He changed his uniform number before the game from 42 to 26. He scored his first career hat trick as the Bruins beat the Maple Leafs , 5-2, Thursday night at TD Banknorth Garden .
Wheeler is now tied with Toronto’s Mikhail Grabovski for the NHL  rookie goal lead with 6. ‘¦ Dennis Wideman  won $100 for scoring the goal on Andrew Ference ‘s 100th career assist. Ference said before the game he would offer the reward to the lucky goal-scorer. Thursday marked Zdeno Chara ‘s 700th career game.
Now for the stars of the game.
Blake Wheeler gives props to his line mates of Marco Sturm and David Krejci .
Wheeler on his number change .
Wheeler on bringing his A-game every night .
Tim Thomas said the 5-on-3 penalty kill in the third period was the key to the game since Boston led only, 3-1 .
Andrew Ference collected his 100th career assist and explains why Thursday was such a big win .