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HistoryMar 2, 4 years ago

Today in Boston Bruins’ history: No. 7 Phil Esposito

On this day, Mar. 2 in 1969, Bruins Hall of Fame forward Phil Esposito became the first player in NHL history to break the 100-point barrier in a single-season. Esposito lit the lamp twice in a 4-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on this day, 41…

PreviewsMar 2, 4 years ago

Pregame notes: Bruins vs. Canadiens | 7:00 p.m. EST

The Canadiens will enter the TD Garden for the final time this season, as these two Original Six rivals square-off for the fifth of six times this season. The Boston Bruins have a losing 1-1-2 record against Montreal this season, and will next face …

UncategorizedMar 2, 4 years ago

Goaltender comparisons: Rask vs. Halak

Jaroslav Halak is 1-1-0 against the Bruins this season. The 24-year-old net-minder holds a 4-3-0 lifetime record against the Black-and-Gold with a .940 save-percentage and 1.99 goals-against average. Bruins‘ goaltender Tuukka Rask holds a 1-0-1…

NewsMar 1, 4 years ago

The Bruins could look to Atlanta for some offense

With the Olympic roster freeze now lifted, the 30 general managers across the NHL have until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Mar. 3, to make any transactions amongst each other. One player who is looking to find a new home with a contending team is Atlanta Thra…

UncategorizedFeb 27, 4 years ago

The Bruins’ long month ahead

The Boston Bruins will look to add-on to their four-game win-streak after this Olympic break as they kick things off at the TD Garden on Tuesday, Mar. 2 against the Montreal Canadiens. This will be the two rivals’ fifth of six total meetings …

NewsFeb 24, 4 years ago

Bruins recall Matt Dalton from ECHL on emergency basis

Peter Chiarelli announced today that the Boston Bruins had recalled goaltender Matt Dalton from the Reading Royals of their East Coast Hockey League [ECHL] affiliate on an emergency basis.  Bruins’ undeclared No. 2 net-minder Tim Thomas will …