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Playoff CentralJun 6, 2 years ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Penguins Game 3

Player of the Game: Bruins-Penguins Game 3

As John Malkovich said in the great movie Rounders, “Pay him, pay that man his money.” One could argue that he was referring to Boston Bruins goal-tender Tuukka Rask. Rask has been nothing short of sensational in the Eastern Conference Finals and…

Playoff CentralJun 6, 2 years 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 5, 2 years ago

Bruins in familiar territory for Game 3

Bruins in familiar territory for Game 3

It seems like no postseason situation is new for the Boston Bruins, including the one they are currently in. The Bruins enter Wednesday’s Game 3 with the Pittsburgh Penguins up two games to none in the Eastern Conference Finals. They’ve b…

Playoff CentralJun 4, 2 years ago

Penguins’ goaltending woes continue against Bruins

Penguins’ goaltending woes continue against Bruins

If the Penguins’ goaltending woes isn’t reminiscent of the Flyers’ wheel of goalies two years ago, then I don’t know what is. Much like the Penguins, the Flyers had their share of skill players heading into the second round of…

Playoff CentralJun 4, 2 years 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. Jagr…

Playoff CentralJun 4, 2 years ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Penguins Game 2

Player of the Game: Bruins-Penguins Game 2

Before fans at the Consol Energy Center could even get comfortable in their seats for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals, Brad Marchand put the Bruins up 1-0 just :28 seconds into the game and the B’s never looked back. “We wanted to make su…