Nov 27, 1 week ago

Notable events that happened since Jimmy Hayes last scored

Notable events that happened since Jimmy Hayes last scored

For 278 days, Jimmy Hayes was looking for the back of the net. From the time he scored his last goal on February 24th against the Penguins to finally ending his 35-game drought with his second period tally against the Lightning, the Dorchester native…

Nov 27, 1 week ago

What we learned: shorthanded Bruins overcome adversity vs. Bolts

What we learned: shorthanded Bruins overcome adversity vs. Bolts

Facing the high-octane Tampa Bay Lightning without Zdeno Chara was a tall task (no pun intended) in and of itself for the Boston Bruins heading into their first matinee of the season Sunday at TD Garden. Facing the Bolts with just five defensemen aft…

Nov 27, 1 week ago

Julien on Stamkos: “You want those guys to be playing”

Julien on Stamkos: “You want those guys to be playing”

A couple of cogs from Bruins-Lightning matchups in years past will be missing for the first matinee of the season at TD Garden on Sunday afternoon. On one side, the Black and Gold will be without Zdeno Chara for the third straight game with a lower b…

Nov 26, 2 weeks ago

Bruins offense battling through frustrating times

Bruins offense battling through frustrating times

BRIGHTON —¬†“It’s frustrating, but the only way to get out of it is by having some confidence to finish the plays and keep plugging at it.” The aforementioned¬†quote from Patrice Bergeron is a perfect description of the state …

Nov 25, 2 weeks ago

What we learned: Bruins really miss Zdeno Chara

What we learned: Bruins really miss Zdeno Chara

In both a figurative and literal sense, Zdeno Chara’s absence is a big deal. In their first game without their 6-foot-9 captain who is nursing a lower body injury, the Bruins were outmatched against the Senators falling 3-1 on Thanksgiving nigh…

Nov 24, 2 weeks ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins at Senators

https://www.bruinsdaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Bruins-Senators-Game-Day-Preview-11-24-16.jpgGame Day Preview: Bruins at Senators

In both a figurative and literal sense, Zdeno Chara is a big loss. The Bruins figured that out first hand on Tuesday night after Chara left the game after his first shift in the second period of the team’s 4-2 loss to the St. Louis Blues. With …