Jan 25, 5 months ago

Marchand, Pastrnak step up for desperate Bruins

Marchand, Pastrnak step up for desperate Bruins

It’s rare that a January third period goal is as important and meaningful as Brad Marchand’s second of the night was Tuesday night. His celebration after the goal emphasized that. In the middle of a season high four-game losing streak – his…

Jan 19, 5 months ago

Firing Julien may not be the right decision, but the inevitable decision

Firing Julien may not be the right decision, but the inevitable decision

Is Claude Julien the Bruins biggest problem? No. Is Claude Julien one of the Bruins many problems? Yes. Despite sitting second in the Atlantic Division, eight points behind the now struggling Montreal Canadiens, the Bruins are in a world of hurt. Fam…

Jan 11, 6 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, 6 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, 6 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, 6 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…