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Playoff CentralJun 1, 1 year 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 26, 1 year ago

Tuukka Rask bounces back in Game 5

Tuukka Rask bounces back in Game 5

Okay Bruins fans, you can go back to loving Tuukka Rask after his 28-save effort in the Bruins’ 3-1 win over the Rangers in Game 5 Saturday night at the TD Garden. Rask has been rock solid for the B’s all season long and one “slip up” in …

Playoff CentralMay 25, 1 year ago

No reason to hit the panic button yet

No reason to hit the panic button yet

There’s no denying that Bruins fans have a reason for concern after Thursday’s overtime loss to the New York Rangers. With a 2-0 lead in the second period, the B’s looked destined to sweep a Rangers squad that had their share of iss…

Playoff CentralMay 24, 1 year ago

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 4

Player of the Game: Bruins-Rangers Game 4

On a night where it looked like the Bruins were heading for a clean sweep of the New York Rangers, everything changed in an instance when Tuukka Rask stumbled and fell leading to Carl Hagelin’s goal. That play alone changed the whole complexion…

Playoff CentralMay 23, 1 year ago

Blunders cost Bruins in overtime loss to Rangers

Blunders cost Bruins in overtime loss to Rangers

NEW YORK – When Rangers coach John Tortorella scratched former Conn Smythe Trophy winner Brad Richards for Game 4, the buzz surrounding the announcement drew more attention than Tortorella’s 19-second press conference at the morning skate. Th…

Playoff CentralMay 20, 1 year ago

Tuukka Rask shining bright in Round 2 vs. Rangers

Tuukka Rask shining bright in Round 2 vs. Rangers

Heading into this series against the New York Rangers, all the chatter was about how good a goaltender Henrik Lundqvist was and how the Bruins would have difficulty in scoring off him. Well, the B’s have lit the lamp eight times in two games agains…