Mar 14, 1 year ago

Bruins taking advantage of breaks during final stretch

Bruins taking advantage of breaks during final stretch

As good as the Boston Bruins have been over the last couple of weeks, they’ve also benefitted from a few breaks along the way. Take for example Saturday’s 2-0 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins, who were without the dynamic duo of Sidney Cr…

Mar 12, 1 year ago

3-on-3 Overtime a sign of things to come?

3-on-3 Overtime a sign of things to come?

For the last several seasons, fans for all 30 NHL teams have voiced their displeasure on the shootout. That was no different during the Bruins’ 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning as the game was decided by the skills competition Thursday nigh…

Mar 12, 1 year ago

Former Bruin Johnny Boychuk signs contract extension with Islanders

Former Bruin Johnny Boychuk signs contract extension with Islanders

Trading Johnny Boychuk to the Islanders for two second round picks prior to the start of the 2014-15 season is one of Peter Chiarelli’s questionable transactions during his tenure as General Manager. And now any hope of a reunion after this yea…

Mar 11, 1 year ago

Bruins finding ways to win late in the season

Bruins finding ways to win late in the season

Even this late in the season, the 2014-15 Boston Bruins still have their share of flaws. Their defense is still letting up a number of shots on goal; their backup goaltending issues could come back to bite them; offensively, they’re still looki…

Mar 10, 1 year ago

Watch: Loui Eriksson’s highlight reel goal vs. Sens

Watch: Loui Eriksson’s highlight reel goal vs. Sens

All the Loui Eriksson trade rumors were put to rest after the trade deadline. A week later, he silenced his critics, at least temporarily, with a beautiful goal against the Ottawa Senators. During the second period of Tuesday’s Bruins-Senators …

Mar 8, 1 year ago

Weekend sweep a confidence booster for Bruins

Weekend sweep a confidence booster for Bruins

Entering this weekend’s back-to-back contests against the Philadelphia Flyers and Detroit Red Wings at TD Garden, the Boston Bruins were hoping for some kind of boost to create some distance in the wild card race and perhaps build their momentu…