Bruins play in Boston's first major sporting event since marathon bombing

Fans and players paid tribute to victims of the Boston Marathon bombings at the TD Garden, which was under tight security Wednesday night.


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A Boston Bruins jersey with the number of Boston's area code and the words "Boston Strong" hangs in the locker of Bruins player Jay Pandolfo at TD Garden in Boston, Wednesday, April 17, 2013, after an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres in the aftermath of Monday's Boston Marathon bombings. (AP Photo/Jimmy Golen)
A Boston Bruins jersey with the number of Boston's area code and the words "Boston Strong" hangs in the locker of Bruins player Jay Pandolfo at TD Garden in Boston, Wednesday, April 17, 2013, after an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres in the aftermath of Monday's Boston Marathon bombings. (AP Photo/Jimmy Golen)
A Boston Bruins jersey with the number of Boston's area code and the words "Boston Strong" hangs in the locker of Bruins player Jay Pandolfo at TD Garden in Boston, Wednesday, April 17, 2013, after an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres in the aftermath of Monday's Boston Marathon bombings. (AP Photo/Jimmy Golen)
Boston Bruins and Buffalo Sabres players will wear a "Boston Strong" decal on their helmets in support of victims of Boston Marathon bombings.
Boston Bruins and Buffalo Sabres players will wear a "Boston Strong" decal on their helmets in support of victims of Boston Marathon bombings
Boston Bruins and Buffalo Sabres players will wear a "Boston Strong" decal on their helmets in support of victims of Boston Marathon bombings.
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 17: Rene Rancourt sings the National Anthem during pre-game ceremonies in remembrance of the Boston Marathon bombing victims before a game between the Buffalo Sabres and the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on April 17, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Buffalo Sabres v Boston Bruins
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 17: Rene Rancourt sings the National Anthem during pre-game ceremonies in remembrance of the Boston Marathon bombing victims before a game between the Buffalo Sabres and the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on April 17, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 17: Images of the Boston Marathon Memorial Ribbon are projected on the ice during pre-game ceremonies in remembrance of the Boston Marathon bombing victims before a game between the Buffalo Sabres and the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on April 17, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Buffalo Sabres v Boston Bruins
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 17: Images of the Boston Marathon Memorial Ribbon are projected on the ice during pre-game ceremonies in remembrance of the Boston Marathon bombing victims before a game between the Buffalo Sabres and the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on April 17, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

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