Apr 12, 1 year ago

What we learned: Rask leads Bruins to gutsy win in postseason return

What we learned: Rask leads Bruins to gutsy win in postseason return

How’s that for the first playoff game in exactly 1,085 days? And 1,089 days between playoff wins? In their first appearance of the Stanley Cup Playoffs since their Game 7 loss to the Montreal Canadiens in the 2014 Eastern Conference Semifinals,…

Apr 12, 1 year ago

After two-year absence, Bruins veterans appreciative of postseason

After two-year absence, Bruins veterans appreciative of postseason

Since their last postseason game on May 14, 2014, the Bruins have seen their fair share of changes. Gone are the likes of Milan Lucic, Johnny Boychuk, Dougie Hamilton, Chris Kelly, Claude Julien, Loui Eriksson, Shawn Thornton, Daniel Paille, Gregory …

Apr 11, 1 year ago

On Day 2, Charlie McAvoy skates with Zdeno Chara

https://www.bruinsdaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Chara-4-11-17.jpgOn Day 2, Charlie McAvoy skates with Zdeno Chara

Bruce Cassidy didn’t leave the greatest hint in the world when he was asked about slotting Charlie McAvoy with Zdeno Chara. He did leave the door open to that possibility, however. “Charlie is a player who will play on the right side if h…

Apr 10, 1 year ago

Charlie McAvoy enters the ‘big-time’

Charlie McAvoy enters the ‘big-time’

Charlie McAvoy is no stranger to the spotlight. For two years at Boston University, McAvoy helped the Terriers overcome the loss of the talented Jack Eichel after he departed to Buffalo following his lone season on Commonwealth Avenue in 2015. From a…

Apr 10, 1 year ago

Bruins-Senators first round schedule

Bruins-Senators first round schedule

They had to wait until the Maple Leafs concluded their regular season against the Blue Jackets, but after Toronto blew a 2-0 lead and lost 3-2 in regulation on Sunday, the Bruins now know their first round opponent. For the first time in franchise hi…

Apr 9, 1 year ago

Why Tuukka Rask is the most important Bruin entering playoffs

Why Tuukka Rask is the most important Bruin entering playoffs

He’s certainly become one of the more polarizing members of the Bruins – at least on social media and sports talk radio. There are times where he deserves his share of criticism no doubt. But there’s no denying that, in his last fiv…