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Playoff CentralJun 18, 1 year 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 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

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

Jagr showing some positive signs in Game 2

Jagr showing some positive signs in Game 2

He stepped in front of his stall wearing the famous Army Ranger Jacket after Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Jaromir Jagr ended his six-game pointless streak by adding two assists in the Bruins 6-1 beat down of the Pittsburgh Penguins. Jagrâ…

Playoff CentralMay 31, 1 year ago

Getting to know the Pittsburgh Penguins

Getting to know the Pittsburgh Penguins

The anticipation is building for this year’s Eastern Conference Finals between the Boston Bruins and the Pittsburgh Penguins. Some of that is surrounded by hype, but the teams have been eagerly waiting to begin Game 1 after clinching their resp…

Playoff CentralMay 7, 1 year ago

Rich Peverley answers the bell in Game 3

Rich Peverley answers the bell in Game 3

Another Bruin who had a down year was Rich Peverley. The speedy center scored six goals and had 12 assists while posting a minus-9 in 47 games. In 2012, Peverley scored 11 goals and assisted on 31 others while sporting a plus-20. There was a signific…