Bruins Outlast Flyers in Shoot-Out

Boston, MA- It took forty minutes and change, but the Boston Bruins finally broke through on five-on-five. And then the floodgates opened. Despite Boston’s offensive outpouring in the third period, the Philadelphia Flyers were equally adept at finding the back of the net. Tuukka Rask (22 saves) was a wall when it mattered, and Jake DeBrusk beat Carter Hart in the shootout to give the Bruins…… Continue reading Bruins Outlast Flyers in Shoot-Out

Bruins Outlast Devils in Shootout

Newark, NJ – Brad Marchand bookended the Boston Bruins 3-2 over-time shootout win against the New Jersey Devilson Thursday night. Marchand notched the first goal of the Bruins 2021 season at 17:40 of the first period. He then ended the game on the Bruins’ final shootout attempt. The Bruins controlled play throughout most of the evening. The opening period was…… Continue reading Bruins Outlast Devils in Shootout

Boston Bruins 2021 Preview

The 2021 version of the Boston Bruins… “meet the new boss, same as the old boss,” as Roger Daltrey croons for The Who in “Won’t Get Fooled Again.” Will fans be fooled again by the most recent iteration of Boston Bruins hockey? The team made few roster moves to look any different from season’s past, but…… Continue reading Boston Bruins 2021 Preview

Special Teams Wins It for Northeastern

Boston, MA – Powered by senior forward Zach Solow’s four points and backstopped by sophomore Connor Murphy’s first NCAA shutout, the Northeastern Huskies routed the New Hampshire Wildcats 7-0 at historic Matthews Arena. Murphy had 37 saves to earn him and the Huskies the sixth win of the season. The Huskies’ special teams were the catalyst through the first two periods. Northeastern improved…… Continue reading Special Teams Wins It for Northeastern

UNH Edges BC in OT

Chestnut Hill, MA- The University of New Hampshire Wildcats pulled out a gritty overtime win over the Boston College Eagles at Conte Forum on Friday night. Defenseman Kalle Erikkson banged home a rebound at the side of the BC net with :26 seconds left in extra time. Eagles defenseman Tim Lovell kicked off the game, and his NCAA career, with a Hooking penalty at :56 seconds.…… Continue reading UNH Edges BC in OT

Bruins Name Bergeron Captain

Boston, MA – The Boston Bruins announced today what everyone in the hockey-world already knew…center Patrice Bergeron will wear the captain’s “C” for the 2021 season. With the departure of long-time captain, defenseman Zdeno Chara, the choice was obvious. Bergeron was drafted by the Bruins with the 45th pick (2nd round) of the 2003 NHL Entry Draft and has come to…… Continue reading Bruins Name Bergeron Captain

Blackmun, UML Surge Past Black Bears

Lowell, MA — Scoring was not an issue in this game as the Maine Black Bears and UMass-Lowell River Hawks combined for 14 goals. Junior defenseman Chase Blackmun led the charge for the River Hawks with three goals while senior Eduard Tralmaks notched two for Maine. UML’s Lucas Condotta led all scorers with four points, 1 goal, and 3 assists. Both starting goaltenders were chased…… Continue reading Blackmun, UML Surge Past Black Bears

Lee, River Hawks Too Much For Maine

Lowell, MA – A timely pair of power-play goals are what separated the UMass-Lowell River Hawks from the visiting Maine Black Bears on Sunday evening. A Five Minute Major on defenseman Simon Butala for Boarding just 1:31 into the third period gave the River Hawks the momentum they needed to pull away from the Black Bears for a 5-3 win at Tsongas Arena.…… Continue reading Lee, River Hawks Too Much For Maine

Kuntar Settling Into Boston

Chestnut Hill, MA – Four games does not a career make, but what a great way to start. Boston College freshman Trevor Kuntar scored his first career goal Friday night and added a pair on Saturday, as BC swept the weekend series against #12 Providence College.  Kuntar has four points in his first four games. The Eagles (4-0) are perched atop the…… Continue reading Kuntar Settling Into Boston

Freshmen Power BC Past Providence

Chestnut Hill, MA- Freshmen Trevor Kuntar and Nikita Nesterenko and sophomore Mike Hardman potted goals for the Eagles, while sophomore goalie Spencer Knight had 30 saves in Boston College’s 3-0 win over Hockey East rival Providence College on Friday night.  The visiting Friars were taking the ice for the first time in roughly nine months, but it didn’t show in their performance early on. The Friars had…… Continue reading Freshmen Power BC Past Providence