DeBrusk, Bruins Dominate 3rd Period

Trailing by two going into the final 20 minutes of play wasn’t enough to deter the Boston Bruins, who scored four goals in less than six minutes to take a commanding 3-1 series led over the Carolina Hurricanes. Jake DeBrusk scored two of the goals, the first of which gave the Bruins life. The second…… Continue reading DeBrusk, Bruins Dominate 3rd Period

Boston Pulls Ahead As Rask Pulls Up Stakes

Just about an hour and a half before the start of game three between the Carolina Hurricanes and Boston Bruins, Boston announced that starting goaltender Tuukka Rask had opted out of the NHL bubble in Toronto. That news didn’t deter his teammates as back-up Jaroslav Halak stopped 29 shots en route to a 3-1 win that gave the Bruins a 2-1 edge in…… Continue reading Boston Pulls Ahead As Rask Pulls Up Stakes

Bergeron Wins Game One in Double OT

The Carolina Hurricanes and Boston Bruins renewed NHL Playoff acquaintances in Toronto on Wednesday morning in typical 2020 fashion. It took a Patrice Bergeron snap-shot at 1:13 of the second overtime to break the 3-3 deadlock. Bergeron buried a David Pastrnak pass past Hurricanes goalie Petr Mrazek giving the Bruins a 1-0 series lead. Bergeron’s goal, his first of the 2020 playoffs, set a club…… Continue reading Bergeron Wins Game One in Double OT

Bruins Hold On For Win

Boston, MA – The Boston Bruins got something from everyone as they held on to beat the Dallas Stars 4-3 in front of 17,850 at TD Garden. Nick Ritchie had a goal and an assist in his second game wearing a Bruins uniform, David Krejci had a Fighting major, while Jaroslav Halak stopped 31 of 34 shots. Boston had the game’s first power play at 13:07…… Continue reading Bruins Hold On For Win

Rask, Bruins Blank Canucks 4-0

Boston, MA- Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask (25 saves) earned his third shutout of the season while the Bruins powered past the visiting Vancouver Canucks on the strength of a first period Charlie Coyle goal. Boston also got tallies from Brad Marchand, David Krejci, and Karson Kuhlman to extend their current winning streak to four games. Rask’s record improved to 19-4-6 and he is undefeated at TD Garden where…… Continue reading Rask, Bruins Blank Canucks 4-0

DeBrusk’s Brace Powers Bruins Past Sabres

Boston, MA – Third-year forward Jake DeBrusk was benched early in the first period of Sunday night’s game between the visiting Buffalo Sabres and Boston Bruins. The former #14 overall pick in the 2015 draft heeded Head Coach Bruce Cassidy‘s message and responded in a big way in the third period. The Edmonton, Alberta native’s two goals just eighteen seconds apart proved…… Continue reading DeBrusk’s Brace Powers Bruins Past Sabres

Wild Night at TD Garden for Minnesota and Boston

Boston, MA – For a majority of Saturday night’s game against the Minnesota Wild the Boston Bruins were having one of those nights that teams have in a long NHL season. They were playing well but losing, not getting the calls, or the bounces, and were being outworked by the Wild. The Bruins kept the…… Continue reading Wild Night at TD Garden for Minnesota and Boston

Bruins, Rask Hold Off Sabres in Boston

Boston, MA –  The Bruins post game victory song, the Standell’s “Dirty Water” was blared over the TD Garden loud speaker for the first time since November 4th. Despite coming into the game 7-0-4 at home the Boston Bruins had suffered three straight shootout defeats in front of their loyal fan-base. Powered by Brad Marchand’s two goals and Tuukka Rask’s…… Continue reading Bruins, Rask Hold Off Sabres in Boston

Bruins Dominate Sharks in 5-1 Thrashing

Boston, MA – The San Jose Sharks (4-7-1) entered the TD Garden on the tail end of their five-game East Coast road trip, that was evident early and often. The Sharks have been struggling of late, going 1-3-1 over their last five games. Injuries, age, and deep playoff runs have done a number on Peter DeBoer’s squad, but those…… Continue reading Bruins Dominate Sharks in 5-1 Thrashing

Pastrnak’s Game On the Rise

Boston, MA — Riding a seven-game point streak, in which he has 10 goals and 7 assists, David Pastrnak has been playing some of the best hockey of his career. The sixth-year Czech forward topped the 300 point plateau in Tuesday night’s 4-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs at TD Garden. Pastrnak accomplished this feat in 329 games. In doing…… Continue reading Pastrnak’s Game On the Rise