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Playoff CentralJun 6, 1 year 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 4, 1 year 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…

Playoff CentralJun 4, 1 year ago

Bruins dominate Game 2 to take 2-0 series lead back home

Bruins dominate Game 2 to take 2-0 series lead back home

Much to the surprise of many, the Bruins are heading home after two games in Pittsburgh with a two-games-to-none lead in their Eastern Conference Finals series with the mighty Pittsburgh Penguins. After a 3-0 shutout of the Penguins in Game 1, the Br…

Playoff CentralJun 2, 1 year 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, 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 …