Apr 2, 1 year ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins at Blackhawks

Game Day Preview: Bruins at Blackhawks

No rest for the wary with four games remaining. Less than 24 hours after their 5-2 win over the Panthers, the Bruins head to Chicago for an early afternoon game – and late morning Windy City time – against a Blackhawks team that has alrea…

Apr 1, 1 year ago

For this week, Tuukka Rask quiets his critics

For this week, Tuukka Rask quiets his critics

In a passionate sports town like Boston, social media and sports radio scrutiny is embodied into the city’s DNA. Some critiques are justified, others aren’t. Tuukka Rask is a perfect example of both ends of the critiques. Take for example…

Apr 1, 1 year ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Panthers

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Panthers

Five games left for the Boston Bruins as they continue to fight for their playoff lives for the third straight season. This afternoon, they hope to take care of business again against a Florida Panthers team who will be making their tee times relativ…

Mar 30, 1 year ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Stars

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Stars

At this time last week, the Bruins were barely hanging on to the final wild card spot in the Eastern Conference. Entering Thursday’s game with the Stars, the B’s have a little bit of breathing room with a three-point lead over the Lightni…

Mar 29, 1 year ago

Charlie McAvoy’s best path to pro success starts in Providence

Charlie McAvoy’s best path to pro success starts in Providence

(Photo by Rich Gagnon, BU Athletics) It was only a matter of time until Charlie McAvoy prepared for the start of his professional hockey career. That process sped up once Boston University’s season ended with an overtime loss to Minnesota-Dulut…

Mar 28, 1 year ago

The Rask task takes an interesting turn

The Rask task takes an interesting turn

At this rate, Tuukka Rask is becoming one of the more polarizing members of the Bruins. Some of the criticism directed at Rask is performance based. On one side, the Rask detractors will nitpick at everything from not coming through in the clutch to …