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Playoff CentralJun 3, 11 months ago

Bruins penalty kill comes up big in Game 1

Bruins penalty kill comes up big in Game 1

When the Pittsburgh Penguins receive four power-plays in a game, usually they capitalize. The National Hockey League’s most lethal power-play unit went 0-4 against the Bruins penalty kill Saturday night in Game 1, leaving the Penguins looking f…

Playoff CentralJun 2, 11 months 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, 11 months ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Penguins Game 1

Player of the Game: Bruins-Penguins Game 1

Is there anybody else who enjoys playing in the playoffs more than David Krejci? Krejci got the Bruins off on the right foot Saturday night in Pittsburgh netting two goals to lift the Black and Gold to a 3-0 victory over the Penguins in Game 1 of the…

Playoff CentralJun 2, 11 months 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 CentralJun 1, 11 months ago

Bruins need Tuukka Rask to steal the show

Bruins need Tuukka Rask to steal the show

There’s no denying that the Pittsburgh Penguins have their share of offensive weapons in Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Jarome Iginla and Kris Letang, just to name a few. That will be one tough task for Tuukka Rask and the Boston Bruins entering…

Playoff CentralMay 31, 11 months ago

Full week of rest helps Bruins as Penguins loom

Full week of rest helps Bruins as Penguins loom

When the puck drops Saturday night at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh for the Eastern Conference Finals it will mark exactly one week since the Bruins last skated in a game.  A whole week is a long time to wait between games, especially durin…