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Jan 31, 2 years ago

Quick hits: Marchand gives Bruins 1-0 lead after 40

Quick hits: Marchand gives Bruins 1-0 lead after 40

Second period quick hits Neither team toned down the physicality in the second period, but one team finally found their way on the scoreboard. With 2:40 left in the middle stanza, Brad Marchand, who’s been creating chances all night, found the …

Jan 31, 2 years ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Kings

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Kings

The Boston Bruins came out of the All-Star break guns blazing beating the New York Islanders 5-2 on Thursday night. Tuukka Rask led the way with 43 saves while Reilly Smith had a goal and two assists in the victory. On Boston.com Bruins get impressiv…

Jan 29, 2 years ago

Bruins bear down in first post All Star break test

Bruins bear down in first post All Star break test

The Boston Bruins ended their pre All Star break slate on a sour note with their 3-2 loss to the Colorado Avalanche, but that was just one minor blip in what’s been an impressive month of January. Even as they climbed up the standings in the Ea…

Jan 29, 2 years ago

Reilly Smith heating up at a good time

Reilly Smith heating up at a good time

If there was any player the Boston Bruins need to have a big second half, it’s Reilly Smith. Smith won the “7th Player Award” in 2014-2015 as he recorded 20 goals and 31 assists in his first season with the Black and Gold. This year, he…

Jan 29, 2 years ago

Quick hits: Bruins bear down in 5-2 win over Islanders

Quick hits: Bruins bear down in 5-2 win over Islanders

Final observations It looked like the Bruins second period problems would haunt them again, this time against the best team in the Eastern Conference. But Kevan Miller’s tally with 3.4 seconds left in the middle 20 came at an absolute crucial m…

Jan 29, 2 years ago

Quick hits: Bruins lead Islanders 3-2 after 40 minutes

Quick hits: Bruins lead Islanders 3-2 after 40 minutes

Second period quick hits: The Bruins second period struggles continued as the Islanders evened the score at 2-2 before the B’s regained the lead. Rask did everything he could to keep the B’s ahead including a ridiculous Tim Thomas-esque s…