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Playoff CentralMay 23, 1 year ago

Bruins need to take advantage of vulnerable Rangers

Bruins need to take advantage of vulnerable Rangers

NEW YORK – The Rangers are seemingly fading out of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs faster than a New York minute. Former Conn Smythe winner Brad Richards is a healthy scratch. That was confirmed by John Tortorella in a phone conversation between …

Game DayMay 22, 2 years ago

Johnny Boychuk continues to impress in playoffs

Johnny Boychuk continues to impress in playoffs

He is tied for second place in scoring on the Boston Bruins in the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Is it Brad Marchand? Tyler Seguin? Patrice Bergeron? If you guessed any of those players, you’re wrong. The correct answer is Johnny Boychuk. Boychuk has …

Playoff CentralMay 22, 2 years ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 3

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 3

For all of you critical of Claude Julien’s system of running four lines out every night, do you get it now? Wow. What a win for the Bruins last night at Madison Square Garden defeating the New York Rangers 2-1 behind the strong play of the Daniel P…

Playoff CentralMay 21, 2 years ago

Bruins match Rangers’ desperation, go up 3-0

Bruins match Rangers’ desperation, go up 3-0

NEW YORK – Knowing that the Rangers would come out flying, the Boston Bruins matched their desperation. The results didn’t pay immediate dividends for the Black and Gold, however. The Rangers came out the better team for the first period and …

Playoff CentralMay 21, 2 years ago

Rangers enter Game 3 in familiar territory

Rangers enter Game 3 in familiar territory

Three weeks ago in their Eastern Conference Quarterfinals series with the Washington Capitals the Rangers dropped the first two games of the series in Washington before heading home to New York where they were victorious in Game 3 and Game 4. With th…

Playoff CentralMay 20, 2 years ago

Bruins need to keep killer instinct mentality in Game 3

Bruins need to keep killer instinct mentality in Game 3

Already ahead 3-2 going into the third period, the Boston Bruins wasted little time displaying a killer instinct. Just 24 seconds into the final stanza, Brad Marchand put the B’s ahead 4-2 with his second of the playoffs. Milan Lucic delivered the …