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Playoff CentralMay 23, 1 year ago

Bruins need to take advantage of vulnerable Rangers

Bruins need to take advantage of vulnerable Rangers

NEW YORK – The Rangers are seemingly fading out of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs faster than a New York minute. Former Conn Smythe winner Brad Richards is a healthy scratch. That was confirmed by John Tortorella in a phone conversation between …

Playoff CentralMay 22, 1 year ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 3

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 3

For all of you critical of Claude Julien’s system of running four lines out every night, do you get it now? Wow. What a win for the Bruins last night at Madison Square Garden defeating the New York Rangers 2-1 behind the strong play of the Daniel P…

Playoff CentralMay 20, 1 year ago

Bruins need to keep killer instinct mentality in Game 3

Bruins need to keep killer instinct mentality in Game 3

Already ahead 3-2 going into the third period, the Boston Bruins wasted little time displaying a killer instinct. Just 24 seconds into the final stanza, Brad Marchand put the B’s ahead 4-2 with his second of the playoffs. Milan Lucic delivered the …

Playoff CentralMay 20, 1 year ago

Tuukka Rask shining bright in Round 2 vs. Rangers

Tuukka Rask shining bright in Round 2 vs. Rangers

Heading into this series against the New York Rangers, all the chatter was about how good a goaltender Henrik Lundqvist was and how the Bruins would have difficulty in scoring off him. Well, the B’s have lit the lamp eight times in two games agains…

Playoff CentralMay 18, 1 year ago

Julien faced with tough decision on Bruins blue-line

Julien faced with tough decision on Bruins blue-line

Claude Julien has dealt with many tough decisions during his six-year tenure as Bruins head coach. He’s about to encounter another one with the potential return of Wade Redden, who skated during Saturday’s practice in preparation for the …

Playoff CentralMay 17, 1 year ago

Torey Krug delivers game-changing goal for Bruins

Torey Krug delivers game-changing goal for Bruins

When the Bruins needed it the most, Torey Krug delivered. With the Rangers gaining momentum after goals from Ryan McDonagh and Derek Stepan, the Bruins seemed to have hit a lull early in the third period in Game 1 Thursday night. After all, those two…