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Feb 5, 2 weeks ago

What a difference a year makes

What a difference a year makes

At this time last year, the Patriots were parading through Boston celebrating their fifth Super Bowl victory. About 15-20 minutes away, Don Sweeney paraded Claude Julien, the winningest coach in Bruins history, out of town. There’s no question …

Feb 4, 3 weeks ago

What we learned: Bruins ‘layer’ Maple Leafs

What we learned: Bruins ‘layer’ Maple Leafs

Given the disparity in the standings with the bottom of the Atlantic Division, the third Bruins-Maple Leafs contest of 2017-18 earned itself a billing of a potential first-round preview. In any event, Saturday marked a show-me game for both teams. In…

Feb 4, 3 weeks ago

1400th career game a success for Zdeno Chara

1400th career game a success for Zdeno Chara

Forty is treating Boston athletes well. On a night where Tom Brady was named Most Valuable Player by the NFL for the third time in his career, Zdeno Chara completed a milestone of his own. Saturday’s 4-1 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs was a s…

Feb 3, 3 weeks ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Maple Leafs

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Maple Leafs

The Bruins are still in the next man up phase as they prepare for a pivotal showdown with the Toronto Maple Leafs. But they will have one significant return in a potential first-round preview. Just 12 days removed from having a heart procedure at Mas…

Feb 2, 3 weeks ago

What we learned: Bruins get ‘heavy’ bounce back win over Blues

What we learned: Bruins get ‘heavy’ bounce back win over Blues

Bruce Cassidy hasn’t fared well this season against the pack of so-called “heavies” in the NHL. Those type of teams, in Cassidy’s own terminology, are strong on the puck, dish out the physicality, and play shutdown defense wit…

Feb 2, 3 weeks ago

Strong start proves vital in Bruins’ 3-1 win over Blues

Strong start proves vital in Bruins’ 3-1 win over Blues

The tail end of the Bruins’ 18-game point streak was a grind. That was obvious on many fronts, perhaps none as telling as giving up their first goal for eight consecutive games and squeaking out several comeback wins. Sure, the streak had to…