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Apr 14, 2 weeks ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins-Maple Leafs Game 2

Game Day Preview: Bruins-Maple Leafs Game 2

Even with the 5-1 final, the Bruins and Maple Leafs delivered with early acts of drama in Game 1. So what will Game 2 have in store? For starters, the Bruins will be without Tommy Wingels after leaving in the third period Thursday night following Naz…

Apr 13, 2 weeks ago

Nazem Kadri suspended three games for charging Tommy Wingels

Nazem Kadri suspended three games for charging Tommy Wingels

The Bruins-Maple Leafs first-round series is in its infancy, but there’s been no shortage of drama. On Friday, the NHL Department of Player Safety weighed in on one of the incidents of the Bruins’ 5-1 victory. After his late and unnecessa…

Apr 13, 2 weeks ago

Nash and Kuraly returns key Game 1 victory

Nash and Kuraly returns key Game 1 victory

“At the end of the day, that’s the lineup we chose,” Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy said hours before Game 1 against the Maple Leafs. “Game 2, we’ll see how it plays out, hopefully it plays out very well.” It played out very well, ind…

Apr 13, 2 weeks ago

What we learned: Bruins set the tone in Game 1

What we learned: Bruins set the tone in Game 1

Months of anticipation for a Bruins-Maple Leafs first-round series ended Thursday with Game 1. The drama, however, is only beginning. The Bruins fired the first shot in what should be an enticing and lengthy matchup between two Original Six squads. H…

Apr 11, 2 weeks ago

Bruins-Maple Leafs: breaking down the matchups

Bruins-Maple Leafs: breaking down the matchups

Other than a brief stint atop the Atlantic Division, the Boston Bruins seemed inevitably destined to face the Toronto Maple Leafs in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. That matchup becomes reality Thursday night when the two teams begin the…

Apr 10, 2 weeks ago

5 things the Bruins must do to beat the Maple Leafs

5 things the Bruins must do to beat the Maple Leafs

The Boston Bruins are about to enter their 71st playoffs in their storied franchise since 1924. In only six of those years did the Black and Gold reach the pinnacle of any NHL season — hoisting the Stanley Cup. In the last three seasons, the fr…