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Playoff CentralJun 18, 2 years 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, 2 years 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, 2 years 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, 2 years 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…

Playoff CentralJun 17, 2 years ago

Krug not lacking confidence heading into Game 3

Krug not lacking confidence heading into Game 3

It was nearly a month ago when Torey Krug was taking Boston by storm as he was inserted into the lineup due to a depleted defense core. Krug made a name for himself versus the New York Rangers with four goals and an assist in five games. He also scor…

Playoff CentralJun 17, 2 years ago

Bruins need better start after flat Game 2 first period

Bruins need better start after flat Game 2 first period

For nearly two periods it looked like the Bruins were well on their way to a Game 2 loss and a two games to none series deficit in the Stanley Cup Final as the Bruins came out very flat in the first stanza. But thanks to Chris Kelly’s first go…