Mar 2, 12 months ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Rangers

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Rangers

With the trade deadline officially over, the Bruins have opted to keep the roster intact while making a minor move in acquiring Drew Stafford from the Winnipeg Jets. With Don Sweeney giving Bruce Cassidy and the rest of the team a vote of confidence,…

Mar 1, 12 months ago

Sweeney makes minor upgrade, keeps future intact

Sweeney makes minor upgrade, keeps future intact

For the second straight year, Don Sweeney opted to make a minor upgrade to his club in hopes of returning to the postseason. As first reported by ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun moments after the NHL’s trade season officially came to a close, the Br…

Feb 28, 12 months ago

Colin Miller ejected for hit on Alex Burmistrov

Colin Miller ejected for hit on Alex Burmistrov

From the looks of it, Colin Miller appeared to deliver a clean hit on Alex Burmistrov during the second period of the Bruins’ 4-1 win over the Coyotes on Tuesday night. But the on-ice officials saw things differently. As Burmistrov laid out on …

Feb 26, 12 months ago

What we learned: Three out of four on the road

What we learned: Three out of four on the road

Under Claude Julien in 2016-17, the Bruins struggled against lowly teams like the Avalanche and, at the time, the Maple Leafs and Islanders. With interim coach Bruce Cassidy now in control, that portion of the Bruins struggles under Julien hasn&#8217…

Feb 26, 12 months ago

Watch: David Backes fights Jamie Benn two seconds in

Watch: David Backes fights Jamie Benn two seconds in

In the words of the great Ron Burgundy, “boy that escalated quickly.” After exchanging a few words at the opening faceoff, Jamie Benn and David Backes wrote another chapter of their bitter on-ice history with one another just two seconds …

Feb 26, 12 months ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins at Stars

Game Day Preview: Bruins at Stars

The ever-changing playoff structure in the Eastern Conference saw the Bruins jump into the second wild card spot yesterday after the Islanders got blown out by the Blue Jackets during a 7-0 route in Columbus. With a little bit of help from the Canadi…