Dec 31, 5 months ago

David Backes out indefinitely with concussion

David Backes out indefinitely with concussion

It was widely expected that David Backes would be out for the forseeable future, and now that has become a harsh reality. On Saturday, Bruins GM Don Sweeney revealed that Backes has been diagnosed with a concussion and will be out indefinitely as par…

Dec 31, 5 months ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Sabres

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Sabres

Before they ring in the new year and address their needs for 2017, the Bruins look to end 2016 on a high note with their second game of the home and home with the Sabres. This will mark the final time that the Atlantic Divisional rivals meet in the r…

Dec 30, 5 months ago

Adam McQuaid stuck in middle of latest fighting conundrum

Adam McQuaid stuck in middle of latest fighting conundrum

BRIGHTON — For the last two games, Adam McQuaid was restrained by linesmen. That should never have been the case. As the never-ending debate over fighting in the National Hockey League hits peak level through various forms of media, the case f…

Dec 29, 5 months ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins at Sabres

Game Day Preview: Bruins at Sabres

Having lost eight of their last eleven games, the Boston Bruins are in need of some sort of spark. That may take awhile to either acquire another piece to the puzzle or for someone to deliver that spark from within the organization, but at the very l…

Dec 28, 5 months ago

Bruins face must-sweep home-and-home to end new year

Bruins face must-sweep home-and-home to end new year

In terms of meeting expectations, the Bruins are living up to the mediocrity that many pundits predicted entering the 2016-17 season. In terms of sensing urgency, the Black and Gold are far from showing any during another roller coaster campaign. Ent…

Dec 28, 5 months ago

What we learned: Bruins’ comeback effort falls short in Columbus

What we learned: Bruins’ comeback effort falls short in Columbus

Down 3-0 against the red-hot Blue Jackets, the Bruins and their struggling offense appeared to be in for a long night against the hottest team in the National Hockey League. To their credit, the Bruins found a way to bounce back and tie things up aga…