Mar 22, 6 months ago

Projecting a healthy Bruins lineup for the playoffs

Projecting a healthy Bruins lineup for the playoffs

With the Bruins ticket to the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs officially booked, the attention will quickly shift to the NHL’s second season. Sure, there is plenty left to play for in the Bruins remaining 10 games, but the most important task over the ne…

Mar 20, 6 months ago

Ryan Donato passes his first NHL test

Ryan Donato passes his first NHL test

Having skated between games and practices as an added bonus of growing up the son of a Bruins player, Ryan Donato has scored dozens of “goals” on TD Garden — or rather, Fleet Center — ice. While playing college hockey locally …

Mar 18, 6 months ago

What we learned: Bruins gain ground on Lightning with crucial win

What we learned: Bruins gain ground on Lightning with crucial win

After Thursday’s ugly 3-0 loss to the Florida Panthers in Sunrise, the Bruins knew they needed a much better effort against the Eastern Conference-leading Tampa Bay Lightning. Although produced with two completely different-looking teams on the ice…

Mar 7, 7 months ago

Overtime continues to bring success to Bruins

Overtime continues to bring success to Bruins

With just one win in their first seven tries, overtime hockey used to be something that the Bruins feared. But thanks to four straight OT wins — three of which have come in their last four games — the Black and Gold have a whole new outlo…

Mar 5, 7 months ago

Bruins power play continues to figure things out

Bruins power play continues to figure things out

The month of February was not too kind to the Bruins power play. The Bruins went 5-for-38 and scored power-play goals in only four of their 13 February tilts. The worst stretch of the month was by far their five-game road trip that began in Western C…

Mar 2, 7 months ago

Brian Gionta leaves good first impression in Boston debut

Brian Gionta leaves good first impression in Boston debut

First impressions are all too important these days. But making a good first impression is exactly what Brian Gionta did Thursday night in the Bruins 8-4 beatdown of the defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins. “Again, as advertised, quic…