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Playoff CentralJun 7, 1 year ago

Daugavins in, Campbell out for Game 4

Daugavins in, Campbell out for Game 4

Life without Gregory Campbell starts tonight as Kaspars Daugavins will replace “Soupy” in the Bruins lineup. Campbell is out for the remainder of the playoffs with a broken right leg after diving in front of an Evgeni Malkin slap-shot in which he…

Playoff CentralJun 6, 1 year ago

Bruins need to finish the job and sweep the Penguins

Bruins need to finish the job and sweep the Penguins

Raise your hand if you thought the Bruins would have a 3-0 series lead on the Penguins. Anyone want to step up and answer that? Anyone? Bueller? There’s no denying that while the Bruins were an underdog coming in to the Eastern Conference Final…

Playoff CentralJun 6, 1 year ago

Jagr brilliant in Game 3 victory

Jagr brilliant in Game 3 victory

What else can you say about the effort of Jaromir Jagr Wednesday night in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals? He was finishing checks, winning battles and making plays that resulted in goals, especially his work along the boards in the final min…

Playoff CentralJun 6, 1 year ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Penguins Game 3

Player of the Game: Bruins-Penguins Game 3

As John Malkovich said in the great movie Rounders, “Pay him, pay that man his money.” One could argue that he was referring to Boston Bruins goal-tender Tuukka Rask. Rask has been nothing short of sensational in the Eastern Conference Finals and…

Playoff CentralJun 6, 1 year ago

Patrice Bergeron: captain clutch

Patrice Bergeron: captain clutch

Patrice Bergeron has a knack for performing in the clutch during the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs. In Game 7 of the first round, Bergeron scored the tying and winning goals to complete the Boston Bruins’ historic comeback over the Toronto Maple Leafs….

Playoff CentralJun 4, 1 year ago

Penguins’ goaltending woes continue against Bruins

Penguins’ goaltending woes continue against Bruins

If the Penguins’ goaltending woes isn’t reminiscent of the Flyers’ wheel of goalies two years ago, then I don’t know what is. Much like the Penguins, the Flyers had their share of skill players heading into the second round of…