May 9, 2 months ago

Rash of Bruins injuries revealed on breakup day

Rash of Bruins injuries revealed on breakup day

We’re three days removed from the Boston Bruins’ season-ending loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5, and the Monday Morning Quarterbacking is still strong. Costly turnovers, breakdowns during 5-on-5 play, a lack of secondary scoring …

May 6, 3 months ago

What we learned: Lightning strikes on the Bruins’ 2017-18 season

What we learned: Lightning strikes on the Bruins’ 2017-18 season

Unlike their first-round series against the Toronto Maple Leafs where they were on the other end of a three games to one series lead, the Boston Bruins dug themselves too big of a hole against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Round 2. In their first attemp…

May 5, 3 months ago

Officiating, yet again, rears its ugly head in pivotal moment

Officiating, yet again, rears its ugly head in pivotal moment

“I don’t have anything to say about the officiating,” Charlie McAvoy said moments after the Bruins’ Game 4 overtime loss to the Lightning. McAvoy easily could have vented about the men in stripes, again, after another frustrat…

May 4, 3 months ago

What will the Bruins’ lineup look like with Ryan Donato in?

What will the Bruins’ lineup look like with Ryan Donato in?

Bruins fans were hoping to see Ryan Donato in the lineup for Game 7 against the Maple Leafs eight days ago. That didn’t happen, but the decision to re-insert Danton Heinen into the third line — after a Game 6 healthy scratch — was j…

May 3, 3 months ago

What we learned: Bruins “slow and stubborn” in Game 3 loss

What we learned: Bruins “slow and stubborn” in Game 3 loss

Flat. Uninspired. Lethargic. Those three adjectives best describe the Bruins’ Game 3 performance against the Lightning. The only silver lining was Tuukka Rask (33 saves) keeping things close. Now, the Black and Gold trail the best-of-seven seri…

May 2, 3 months ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins-Lightning Game 3

Game Day Preview: Bruins-Lightning Game 3

Splitting the first two games with the Lightning in Tampa wasn’t all that bad for the Boston Bruins. But the Black and Gold know they have to be better as the series shifts to Boston beginning Wednesday night in Game 3. More puck possession and…