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Playoff CentralMay 26, 11 months ago

Depth helps propel Bruins to Eastern Conference Finals

Depth helps propel Bruins to Eastern Conference Finals

In the five games it took for the Bruins to eliminate the New York Rangers in their Eastern Conference Semifinals matchup, the Bruins scored 16 times. Of those 16 goals, 11 came from a combination of three Bruins defensemen and two fourth-liners. Roo…

Playoff CentralMay 26, 11 months ago

Tuukka Rask bounces back in Game 5

Tuukka Rask bounces back in Game 5

Okay Bruins fans, you can go back to loving Tuukka Rask after his 28-save effort in the Bruins’ 3-1 win over the Rangers in Game 5 Saturday night at the TD Garden. Rask has been rock solid for the B’s all season long and one “slip up” in …

Playoff CentralMay 26, 11 months ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 5

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 5

Does Claude Julien even have to say why he rolls out four lines ever again in his coaching career? Gregory Campbell may have proved Julien’s strategy in Game 5 against the Rangers at TD Garden as he netted two goals – including the game-winn…

Playoff CentralMay 22, 11 months 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 2, 12 months ago

Merlot line key in Boston Bruins’ Game 1 victory

Merlot line key in Boston Bruins’ Game 1 victory

The Merlot will taste pretty sweet for Shawn Thornton, Daniel Paille and Gregory Campbell after Wednesday’s performance. During their time as a unit, the trio’s goal is always the same: provide the Bruins with energy if needed. It’s safe to say…

Post GameApr 9, 1 year ago

Message Received? Bruins destroy Hurricanes

After a dismal 2-1 loss to the Montreal Canadiens, Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien wasn’t done sending messages. Much to the dismay of Bruins fans everywhere, Julien once again shuffled up his line combinations in an attempt to steer an …