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Playoff CentralJun 24, 1 year ago

Ice conditions may play a factor in Game 6

Ice conditions may play a factor in Game 6

It’s hazy, hot and humid in Boston, which is usually perfect to describe a beach day on Cape Cod or an afternoon game at Fenway Park. But today, it’s also a perfect description of the potential ice conditions for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup…

Playoff CentralJun 19, 2 years 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, 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

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…

Playoff CentralJun 16, 2 years ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Blackhawks Game 2

Player of the Game: Bruins-Blackhawks Game 2

Chris Kelly did get the Bruins going after a sluggish start in Game 2 on Saturday night, but Daniel Paille’s hard work resulted in Kelly’s dirty goal and not to mention he sniped the game-winning goal on a beautiful sequence from Adam McQuaid to …