Playoff CentralMay 4, 2 years ago

Rich Peverley hopes to scratch off cobwebs in Game 2

Rich Peverley hopes to scratch off cobwebs in Game 2

Head coach Claude Julien raised some eyebrows in Game 1 against the Toronto Maple Leafs when he decided to bench Rich Peverley in favor of Kaspars Daugavins. But all indications point to Peverley skating with Jaromir Jagr and Chris Kelly on the Bruin…

Playoff CentralMay 3, 2 years ago

Ference’s suspension leaves hole in Bruins defense

Ference’s suspension leaves hole in Bruins defense

With Andrew Ference suspended for one game after elbowing Mikhail Grabovski during their 4-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 1, Claude Julien has some decisions to make with the Bruins defense. The first decision for the Bruins coach is who …

Playoff CentralMay 2, 2 years ago

Merlot line key in Boston Bruins’ Game 1 victory

Merlot line key in Boston Bruins’ Game 1 victory

The Merlot will taste pretty sweet for Shawn Thornton, Daniel Paille and Gregory Campbell after Wednesday’s performance. During their time as a unit, the trio’s goal is always the same: provide the Bruins with energy if needed. It’s safe to say…

Playoff CentralApr 30, 2 years ago

Nathan Horton eager to return to the postseason

Nathan Horton eager to return to the postseason

Two years ago, Nathan Horton etched his name into Bruins’ playoff lore. After coming from the Florida Panthers during the 2010 offseason, Horton entered the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time in his career. Despite having no prior postseas…

Daily NewsApr 28, 2 years ago

Bruins-Maple Leafs first round schedule

Bruins-Maple Leafs first round schedule

Following their 4-2 loss to the Ottawa Senators, the Boston Bruins finished fourth in the Eastern Conference and will face the fifth seeded Toronto Maple Leafs in the first round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Here’s a complete look at the s…

Daily NewsApr 28, 2 years ago

Breaking down the Boston Bruins’ playoff opponents

Breaking down the Boston Bruins’ playoff opponents

While the Northeast Division is still up for grabs, there are two things that are certain. One is the Boston Bruins have home ice for the first round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs; the other is they’ll be facing one of three first round oppo…