Playoff CentralMay 17, 2 years 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, 2 years 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, 2 years 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, 2 years 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 …

Playoff CentralMay 14, 2 years ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Maple Leafs Game 7

Player of the Game: Bruins-Maple Leafs Game 7

From the 10 minute mark in the third period on, there were many Bruins players who stepped up their game in the historic comeback against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Milan Lucic had a goal and an assist, Nathan Horton cutting the lead to two, Zdeno Char…

Playoff CentralMay 13, 2 years ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Leafs Game 6

Player of the Game: Bruins-Leafs Game 6

As the fans in the Air Canada Centre chanted “Thank You Seguin” Bruins fans may have muted their televisions, but the truth is Phil Kessel has outplayed Tyler Seguin by a large margin this series to say the least. Kessel netted his third goal of …