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Playoff CentralMay 22, 2 years ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 3

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 3

For all of you critical of Claude Julien’s system of running four lines out every night, do you get it now? Wow. What a win for the Bruins last night at Madison Square Garden defeating the New York Rangers 2-1 behind the strong play of the Daniel P…

Playoff CentralMay 21, 2 years ago

Bruins match Rangers’ desperation, go up 3-0

Bruins match Rangers’ desperation, go up 3-0

NEW YORK – Knowing that the Rangers would come out flying, the Boston Bruins matched their desperation. The results didn’t pay immediate dividends for the Black and Gold, however. The Rangers came out the better team for the first period and …

Playoff CentralMay 11, 2 years ago

Bruins in familiar role for Game 6

Bruins in familiar role for Game 6

There’s no denying that the Boston Bruins lacked a killer instinct in Game 5. With a chance to close out the series against the Toronto Maple Leafs – and gain a few extra days of rest – the Black and Gold came out flat and played un…

Playoff CentralMay 2, 2 years ago

Merlot line key in Boston Bruins’ Game 1 victory

Merlot line key in Boston Bruins’ Game 1 victory

The Merlot will taste pretty sweet for Shawn Thornton, Daniel Paille and Gregory Campbell after Wednesday’s performance. During their time as a unit, the trio’s goal is always the same: provide the Bruins with energy if needed. It’s safe to say…

Playoff CentralMay 1, 2 years ago

Bruins need Tuukka Rask to carry team in playoffs

Bruins need Tuukka Rask to carry team in playoffs

During the 2011 Stanley Cup playoffs, then starting goalie Tim Thomas put the Bruins on his back and carried the team all the way to its first Stanley Cup victory in 39 years. Here and now in 2013 Tuukka Rask will need to do the same in order for the…

Game DayApr 21, 2 years ago

Slumping Bruins look to bounce back against Panthers

Slumping Bruins look to bounce back against Panthers

The Boston Bruins need to turn on the switch, and quickly. After another frustrating loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins Saturday afternoon, the Bruins are now 0-3-1 in their last four games. Despite outshooting the opposition by a combined total of 144-…