Jan 11, 4 months ago

What we learned: Bruins prevail in Backes’ homecoming

What we learned: Bruins prevail in Backes’ homecoming

David Backes made his return to St. Louis last night for the first time since signing a five-year deal with the Bruins this summer. Backes previously spent 10 years with the Blues. Heading into Tuesday’s contest, the former Blues’ captain…

Dec 30, 4 months ago

What we learned: Bruins survive another ugly start

What we learned: Bruins survive another ugly start

As has often been the case for Claude Julien and company during the first half of the season, the Bruins came out flat in the first period falling behind 2-0 after 20 minutes. In what could of been an ugly night in the first leg of a home-and-home wi…

Dec 24, 4 months ago

What we learned: Bruins carry momentum into holiday break

What we learned: Bruins carry momentum into holiday break

After an ugly 4-2 loss to the New York Islanders Tuesday night at TD Garden, the talk postgame in the Bruins’ locker room was about building some momentum into the holiday break with a pair of wins. Sure, four points would have been ideal, but thre…

Dec 22, 4 months ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins at Panthers

Game Day Preview: Bruins at Panthers

With two games left until the NHL’s brief holiday break, the Bruins hope to carry a little momentum into the holiday weekend with contests in Florida, followed by Carolina. Coming off an ugly 4-2 loss to the New York Islanders Tuesday night at TD G…

Dec 21, 4 months ago

Cellar dwellers having their way with Bruins at TD Garden

Cellar dwellers having their way with Bruins at TD Garden

TD Garden is supposed to be a house of horrors for opposing teams, but over the course of the past two seasons, it’s been more of a fun house for visiting clubs. The Bruins entered Tuesday’s contest with the New York Islanders with just eight win…

Dec 14, 4 months ago

Dream comes true for Charlestown’s Matt Grzelcyk

Dream comes true for Charlestown’s Matt Grzelcyk

PITTSBURGH- Growing up Matt Grzelcyk spent a lot of time around TD Garden. Born and raised next door in Charlestown, Grzelcyk lived just a stone’s throw away from the home of the Boston Bruins. Matt’s father, John Grzelcyk, remains a member …