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Playoff CentralJun 2, 2 years ago

Game 1 brings out physicality in Bruins and Penguins

Game 1 brings out physicality in Bruins and Penguins

In Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals the Pittsburgh Penguins tried to play the Bruins game, a move that didn’t work out very well for the East’s number one seed. The Pens showed up to Game 1 and played a physical game, something they’re n…

Playoff CentralJun 2, 2 years ago

Bruins rattle Penguins in Game 1

Bruins rattle Penguins in Game 1

They might have waited a week to face off in the Eastern Conference Finals, but the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins have already provided plenty of fireworks. With eight days off after clinching their second round matchup over the Senators, the…

Playoff CentralMay 29, 2 years ago

Five keys to a Bruins series victory over the Penguins

Five keys to a Bruins series victory over the Penguins

For the second time in three seasons the Bruins will appear in the Eastern Conference Finals; this time the Bruins will take on the top-seeded Pittsburgh Penguins as the series is set to kick off Saturday evening in Pittsburgh. The Bruins and Penguin…

Playoff CentralMay 27, 2 years ago

Jarome Iginla storyline needs to take a backseat

Jarome Iginla storyline needs to take a backseat

When it comes to villanizing professional athletes, Boston sports fans have that role down to a science. Their memories of Bucky Dent’s home run, David Tyree’s catch and Magic Johnson’s hook shot are long-lasting. Over the years, th…

NewsSep 1, 3 years ago

Marc Savard out for 2011-12 season, future in doubt.

The Bruins are set to open up camp in a few weeks and begin the defense of their Stanley Cup Title; they will do so without star center Marc Savard. Yesterday Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli made the announcement that Savard would miss the ent…

Post GameMar 19, 5 years ago

The Bruins let Matt Cooke off the hook

The Bruins take it easy on Matt Cooke Remember when Mike Tyson was on top of the boxing world some 20-25 years ago? Iron Mike ran through his competition like a hot knife through butter en route to capturing the IBF/WBA/WBC heavyweight titles during …