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Playoff CentralJun 19, 1 year ago

Bruins perfectly executing series keys heading into Game 4

Bruins perfectly executing series keys heading into Game 4

Just prior to the start of the 2013 Stanley Cup Final last Wednesday I gave you my five keys to a Bruins series victory and their second Stanley Cup in three years. With three games officially in the books and the Bruins holding a 2-1 lead in the ser…

Playoff CentralJun 19, 1 year ago

Tyler Seguin regaining form at right time

Tyler Seguin regaining form at right time

Tyler Seguin just cannot light the lamp for the Boston Bruins in the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Seguin has one goal on a team high 67 shots during the postseason, but it was a line change by Claude Julien that may have gotten him back on track at the…

Playoff CentralJun 18, 1 year ago

Gregory Campbell speaks for first time since injury

Gregory Campbell speaks for first time since injury

The scene during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals is one that will live in Bruins lore forever. With the game tied 1-1 midway through the second period, Gregory Campbell went down to block a shot from Evgeni Malkin during a Penguins power play…

Playoff CentralJun 18, 1 year ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Blackhawks Game 3

Player of the Game: Bruins-Blackhawks Game 3

It is awfully tough not to award Tuukka Rask as my Player of the Game, but I dug a little deeper and looked at the overall game of Patrice Bergeron. What else can you say about this man? He is as consistent of a player as there is in the National Hoc…

Playoff CentralJun 18, 1 year ago

Bruins draw up face-off success in Game 3 victory

Bruins draw up face-off success in Game 3 victory

The Bruins have been great all season long at the face-off dot, but in their Stanley Cup Final Game 3 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks, they were nearly perfect. The Bruins finished the night 40-for-56 at the face-off dot in a game that the Bruins…

Playoff CentralJun 18, 1 year ago

Bruins’ penalty kill up to the task in Game 3

Bruins’ penalty kill up to the task in Game 3

At the end of the regular season, the Bruins’ penalty kill had taken a hit, and the team suffered as a result. In the postseason, the penalty kill is back up to speed. Through 19 postseason contests, the Bruins are 55-of-62 on the penalty kill…