Playoff CentralMay 20, 1 year ago

Tuukka Rask shining bright in Round 2 vs. Rangers

Tuukka Rask shining bright in Round 2 vs. Rangers

Heading into this series against the New York Rangers, all the chatter was about how good a goaltender Henrik Lundqvist was and how the Bruins would have difficulty in scoring off him. Well, the B’s have lit the lamp eight times in two games agains…

Playoff CentralMay 19, 1 year ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 2

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 2

Mama, there goes that man again. In only his second career playoff game, defenseman Torey Krug scored his second goal in as many games and added an assist for his first career multi-point night. The Bruins went on to the 5-2 victory over the New York…

Playoff CentralMay 17, 1 year ago

Bruins power play fluid in Game 1 victory

Bruins power play fluid in Game 1 victory

The Bruins’ power play gave fans fits all season as it was so frustrating. In Game 1 of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal matchup with the New York Rangers, it was as far from frustrating as you can get. The team went 18-122 on the man adva…

Playoff CentralMay 17, 1 year ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 1

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 1

It was a text message from Mark Recchi that finally got the Bruins leading scorer during the regular season going, according to NBC’s Pierre McGuire’s post game interview. “He just texted me and told me to play my game and not to worry about an…

Playoff CentralMay 15, 1 year ago

Net front presence key for Bruins vs. Lundqvist

Net front presence key for Bruins vs. Lundqvist

If the last 10 minutes of Game 7 against the Maple Leafs was any indication on how the Bruins will win a hockey game, the Black and Gold must establish net front presence and crash the net versus Henrik Lundqvist and the New York Rangers. Lundqvist p…

Playoff CentralMay 14, 1 year ago

Tuukka Rask unsung hero in Game 7 win

Tuukka Rask unsung hero in Game 7 win

Two U’s, Two K’s and more than two game-changing saves that kept the Bruins in Game 7 to allow them to complete this almost impossible comeback. The Bruins were playing from behind almost the entire night, but that did not stop goaltender Tuukka …