NewsFeb 2, 3 years ago

Ference returns after 3-game ban

BOSTON — After receiving a three-game suspension for hitting Ryan McDonagh from behind in their 3-2 overtime loss to the New York Rangers a couple of weeks ago, Boston Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference returns to the lineup for Thursday’s …

NewsJan 25, 3 years ago

Bruins enter needed All Star break

Forget about Tim Thomas’ snubbing President Barack Obama. Forget that the Bruins have struggled in the first few weeks of January. Forget that the Black and Gold recently completed a seven-game in eleven night stretch — going 3-3-1 —…

NewsJan 23, 3 years ago

Bruins honored in DC, Thomas skips out (updated)

On Monday, the Boston Bruins were honored by President Barack Obama at the White House for their Stanley Cup victory over the Vancouver Canucks last June; with one notable exception: last year’s Vezina Trophy winner and Playoff MVP Tim Thomas. …

NewsJan 13, 3 years ago

Poll: Who is the Bruins’ biggest rival right now?

There was no shortage of bad blood when the Boston Bruins faced off with the Vancouver Canucks last Saturday. And to many in The Hub of Hockey that rivalry has taken center stage for the 2011-12 season. While many hockey pundits feel that Vancouver a…

NewsJan 9, 3 years ago

Marchand’s ban puts latest Bruins-Canucks chapter to rest

The drama between the Vancouver Canucks and Boston Bruins didn’t end with Saturday’s Stanley Cup Finals rematch. On Monday, NHL Disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan suspended Bruins forward Brad Marchand for five games after his game misconduc…

NewsJan 8, 3 years ago

Poll: Should Marchand be suspended?

As first reported by Fluto Shinzawa of The Boston Globe¬†via Twitter (@globefluto), forward Brad Marchand will have a phone hearing tomorrow with NHL Disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan regarding his game misconduct for clipping defenseman Sami Salo towa…