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Nov 27, 1 week ago

What we learned: shorthanded Bruins overcome adversity vs. Bolts

What we learned: shorthanded Bruins overcome adversity vs. Bolts

Facing the high-octane Tampa Bay Lightning without Zdeno Chara was a tall task (no pun intended) in and of itself for the Boston Bruins heading into their first matinee of the season Sunday at TD Garden. Facing the Bolts with just five defensemen aft…

Nov 26, 2 weeks ago

What we learned: Chad Johnson, Flames frustrate Bruins

What we learned: Chad Johnson, Flames frustrate Bruins

Without Zdeno Chara for the second straight night, defensive miscues cost the Black and Gold another two points. The effort surely wasn’t the Bruins’ best, but the B’s absolutely missed their captain in this one. Once again they were lost …

Nov 25, 2 weeks ago

What we learned: Bruins really miss Zdeno Chara

What we learned: Bruins really miss Zdeno Chara

In both a figurative and literal sense, Zdeno Chara’s absence is a big deal. In their first game without their 6-foot-9 captain who is nursing a lower body injury, the Bruins were outmatched against the Senators falling 3-1 on Thanksgiving nigh…

Nov 23, 2 weeks ago

Loss of Chara outweighs loss to Blues

Loss of Chara outweighs loss to Blues

Two days before Thanksgiving, Tuesday’s loss to the Blues showed how thankful the Bruins are to have Zdeno Chara around, even at 39-years old. After a solid first period for the Bruins that saw them jump out to a 1-0 lead behind the franchise’s 2…

Nov 23, 2 weeks ago

What we learned: Blues give Bruins early agita

What we learned: Blues give Bruins early agita

Big week for the home team. Five games in eight days; four at home where the Black and Gold eclipsed .500 for the first time this year and only the second since the beginning of last season. At 4-3-0 at TD Garden – and three straight for the fi…

Nov 23, 2 weeks ago

Despite goal, Backes, Bruins, feel the Blues

Despite goal, Backes, Bruins, feel the Blues

If only David Backes could’ve given his former teammates an extra piece of meat. A night after hosting a few his fellow Blues peers for dinner at his new place in Greater Boston, Backes was on the other side of the ice facing a team that gave h…