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Report CardsMay 29, 4 years ago

Boston Bruins report card: No. 40 Tuukka Rask

Name: Tuukka Rask Position: Goalie Age: 23 Height: 6’3″ Weight: 169 Catches: Left Status: Re-signed a two-year, $2.5M contract through 2011-12 season The Good: Give the 23-year-old another dozen starts or so and you have yourself the 2010…

UncategorizedApr 13, 5 years ago

Bruins’ goaltending remains consistently low

The tandem of Tim Thomas and Tuukka Rask between the pipes for the Bruins made it interesting down the final stretch of the regular season. The Bruins nearly repeated last year’s performance and came oh-so-close to taking home the William M. Je…

UncategorizedApr 3, 5 years ago

Boston @ Toronto: Between the pipes

Away Team, Boston Bruins: 35-30-12, 82 points, 4th northeast Division, 7th Eastern Conference, 19-13-6 Away, 5-5-0 last 10 games, 3-1-1 against Toronto this season. Home Team, Toronto Maple Leafs: 29-36-13, 71 points, 5th Northeast Division, 15th Eas…

Post GameMar 30, 5 years ago

Bruins’ costly turnovers primarily to blame

The “giveaway” and “takeaway” stats in the NHL are tricky. NHL monitors in certain cities have different criteria for what merits a giveaway or a takeaway — all depending on the individual. Some stingy. Some biased. Last…

NewsMar 28, 5 years ago

Boston Bruins’ “who’s hot” list

Up front: Lucic: 1-3–4 in three of his last four games while registering 12 hits. Looch has logged 2:12 and 3:06 of ice time on the power play over the last two games after averaging just 0:19 all season. Krejci: Not sure if there’s a bet…

UncategorizedMar 25, 5 years ago

A Finnish duel: Osa kaksi (part two)

The last time these two Finnish net-minders — and respective teams’ — squared-off against each other was back on Feb. 11 at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa, Florida. Bruins’ rookie goaltender Tuukka Rask got the better end o…