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…

Apr 8, 1 year ago

Bruins encounter blue-line dilemma as playoffs approach

Bruins encounter blue-line dilemma as playoffs approach

Minor injuries and scratches aside, the Bruins played 80 games with a healthy blue-line. They were not so fortunate to finish with that same health in Games 81 and 82. And now, they are left with a dilemma entering next week’s Stanley Cup Playo…

Apr 8, 1 year ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Capitals

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Capitals

With the postseason clinched, the Bruins entered the last two games looking to improve their scenarios before the first round begins next week. Well, they didn’t get any help when Brad Marchand earned a two-game suspension on Thursday for his s…

Brad Marchand on recent suspension: “It was definitely selfish and undisciplined”

Brad Marchand on recent suspension: “It was definitely selfish and undisciplined”

By now, everyone knows that Brad Marchand’s edgy style of play has both its share of risks and benefits. That edgy brand of hockey will cost him the last two games of the 2016-17 regular season following his spear of Lightning defenseman Jake D…

Apr 6, 1 year ago

Brad Marchand suspended two games for spear on Jake Dotchin

Brad Marchand suspended two games for spear on Jake Dotchin

Brad Marchand was one of five Bruins to have played in every regular season game in 2016-17. Entering Game 81, that list will be down to four. To little surprise, the NHL Department of Player Safety announced a two-game suspension for Marchand after …