Apr 5, 8 months ago

Hard to see Brad Marchand escaping suspension this time

Hard to see Brad Marchand escaping suspension this time

He escaped suspensions earlier in the year for separate slew footing incidents on Niklas Kronwall and Anton Stralman. But it appears the third time won’t be the charm for Brad Marchand. One day following the Bruins’ playoff-clinching win …

Apr 4, 9 months ago

Bruins seize first chance to clinch playoff berth

Bruins seize first chance to clinch playoff berth

It won’t come down to Game 82 this year. Unlike the last two years where they had chances to improve its postseason positioning in the final week of the regular season, the Bruins pounced on their first opportunity to return to the playoffs wit…

Apr 4, 9 months ago

Brad Marchand ejected for spearing Jake Dotchin

Brad Marchand ejected for spearing Jake Dotchin

Entering Tuesday’s pivotal matchup with the Lightning, Brad Marchand was one of five Bruins to appear in all 80 games. It is likely that list will be down to four entering Game 81 against the Senators on Thursday night. The ugly side of Marchan…

Apr 4, 9 months ago

Opportunity awaits for Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson

Opportunity awaits for Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson

(Photo credit: Rich Gagnon, BU Athletics) One former Boston University standout is making an immediate impact in Providence days after signing his amateur tryout agreement. Another hopes to do the same after signing his entry-level contract this past…

Apr 4, 9 months ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Lightning

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Lightning

Win in regulation, and they’re in. That’s the simple message and mindset that the Bruins will approach tonight when they host the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game No. 80 of their 2016-17 regular season. After their last loss to the Lightning 1…

Apr 3, 9 months ago

Trying to put two cents in on the Olympic debate

Trying to put two cents in on the Olympic debate

The moment that the 2014 Winter Olympics officially came to a close, one could sense that the Sochi games might be the last one for the NHL, at least for the time being. As rumors over the course of the 2016-17 regular season heightened, it appeared …