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Dec 20, 2 months ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Islanders

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Islanders

Notching points against teams in the bottom of the standings is something that every team hopes to take advantage of, especially at home. Over the last few years, that hasn’t been the case for the Boston Bruins. The alarming trend is carrying o…

Mar 12, 12 months ago

What we learned: Finally! Bruins .500 at home

What we learned: Finally! Bruins .500 at home

Something had to give Saturday afternoon. In their last five games neither the Bruins nor the Islanders had lost a game. Boston at 3-0-2; New York a point better at 4-0-1. Add that in their last 10 games, both were also tight as ticks at 6-2-2 and 7-…

Mar 12, 12 months ago

David Pastrnak earning increased minutes and trust

David Pastrnak earning increased minutes and trust

Suffering from injuries and reassignments can derail a young player’s progression. That’s had an effect for David Pastrnak, the Bruins’ 2014 first round pick. Being a 19-year-old in the National Hockey League is never easy. Facing s…

Mar 12, 12 months ago

Game Day Preview: Islanders at Bruins

Game Day Preview: Islanders at Bruins

Coming off a stretch where they took seven of a possible eight points against the defending Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks, the league-leading Capitals and a sweep of the Sunshine State, the Boston Bruins looked to keep the momentum going against th…

Oct 24, 1 year ago

Jonas Gustavsson gets early birthday present

Jonas Gustavsson gets early birthday present

The day before his 31st birthday, Bruins’ backup goalie Jonas Gustavsson got the nod between the pipes against a New York Islanders team that entered Friday night with 18 goals in their last four games, all wins for the Isles. After falling beh…

Oct 24, 1 year ago

What we learned: B’s overcome rough first period in Brooklyn

What we learned: B’s overcome rough first period in Brooklyn

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — For the time being, the Boston Bruins are more comfortable playing on the road. After blowing a two-goal lead to the Flyers in their 5-4 overtime loss Wednesday night at TD Garden — where they remain winless — the Black…