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Brad Marchand was a pleasant surprise and key contributor for the Stanley Cup champs. (AP)

Brad Marchand was a pleasant surprise and key contributor for the Stanley Cup champs. (AP)

Boston Bruins center Brad Marchand, center, leaps as he is congratulated by teammates Tomas Kaberle, left, and Mark Recchi, right, after scoring the first goal of the game against the Montreal Canadiens during the third period in Game 5 of a first-round NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 23, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)