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Playoff CentralMay 20, 2 years ago

Bruins need to keep killer instinct mentality in Game 3

Bruins need to keep killer instinct mentality in Game 3

Already ahead 3-2 going into the third period, the Boston Bruins wasted little time displaying a killer instinct. Just 24 seconds into the final stanza, Brad Marchand put the B’s ahead 4-2 with his second of the playoffs. Milan Lucic delivered the …

Playoff CentralMay 20, 2 years ago

Tuukka Rask shining bright in Round 2 vs. Rangers

Tuukka Rask shining bright in Round 2 vs. Rangers

Heading into this series against the New York Rangers, all the chatter was about how good a goaltender Henrik Lundqvist was and how the Bruins would have difficulty in scoring off him. Well, the B’s have lit the lamp eight times in two games agains…

Playoff CentralMay 19, 2 years ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 2

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 2

Mama, there goes that man again. In only his second career playoff game, defenseman Torey Krug scored his second goal in as many games and added an assist for his first career multi-point night. The Bruins went on to the 5-2 victory over the New York…

Playoff CentralMay 19, 2 years ago

Killer instinct propels Bruins to victory in Game 2

Killer instinct propels Bruins to victory in Game 2

The word killer instinct has been used around the Bruins a lot lately, especially after the Bruins failed to close out their Eastern Conference Quarterfinals series against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Games 5 and 6 after jumping out to a three games t…

Playoff CentralMay 18, 2 years ago

Julien faced with tough decision on Bruins blue-line

Julien faced with tough decision on Bruins blue-line

Claude Julien has dealt with many tough decisions during his six-year tenure as Bruins head coach. He’s about to encounter another one with the potential return of Wade Redden, who skated during Saturday’s practice in preparation for the …

Playoff CentralMay 17, 2 years ago

Bruins power play fluid in Game 1 victory

Bruins power play fluid in Game 1 victory

The Bruins’ power play gave fans fits all season as it was so frustrating. In Game 1 of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal matchup with the New York Rangers, it was as far from frustrating as you can get. The team went 18-122 on the man adva…