Nov 23, 2 weeks ago

Despite goal, Backes, Bruins, feel the Blues

Despite goal, Backes, Bruins, feel the Blues

If only David Backes could’ve given his former teammates an extra piece of meat. A night after hosting a few his fellow Blues peers for dinner at his new place in Greater Boston, Backes was on the other side of the ice facing a team that gave h…

Nov 22, 2 weeks ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Blues

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Blues

The last several meetings featuring Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues been physically taxing and closely contested. Even with David Backes now donning the Black and Gold instead of Blue and White, things should be no different at TD Garden tonight w…

Nov 22, 2 weeks ago

Adjusted to new home, David Backes set to face former team

Adjusted to new home, David Backes set to face former team

BRIGHTON — It’s a story that the media often looks forward to discussing: a player facing his former team for the first time. At TD Garden tonight, David Backes will have the honors of facing the St. Louis Blues for the first time since …

Nov 19, 3 weeks ago

What droughts? Marchand and Bergeron back on the board

What droughts? Marchand and Bergeron back on the board

No one would know that both Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron were on scoring droughts if it wasn’t for the fact of basic statistical analysis. Watching Bergeron and Marchand play on a nightly basis has been a joy for all loyal Bruins supporte…

Nov 19, 3 weeks ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Jets

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Jets

For the Boston Bruins, another test is upon them. Not only are they facing the high-powered Winnipeg Jets tonight at TD Garden, but they’ll be without the services of David Pastrnak for a second straight game with an upper body injury. This isn…

Nov 18, 3 weeks ago

What we learned: Tall task ends in tough bounce for Bruins

What we learned: Tall task ends in tough bounce for Bruins

Coming away with at least one point against Devan Dubnyk and the Minnesota Wild and their league-leading defense would have been a pretty tall task in and of itself. Doing it without David Pastrnak made that task even taller for the Boston Bruins on …