Stories tagged: Boston Bruins
Wed., April 26, 2017, 8:01 a.m.
Bruins will bring back Bruce Cassidy as head coach
The Boston Bruins are bringing Bruce Cassidy back as coach. The team said it will drop the interim tag from Cassidy’s title. Cassidy replaced Claude Julien in February and helped …
Fri., April 21, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
NHL Playoff Capsules: Bruins beat Senators in double-overtime to avoid elimination
Sean Kuraly’s second goal of the game at 10:19 of the second overtime gave the Boston Bruins a 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators in Game 5 on Friday night, …
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
NHL playoff capsules: Toronto Maple Leafs edge Washington Capitals in OT
Tyler Bozak scored 1:37 into overtime to cap Toronto’s comeback from two goals down in the second period, and the Maple Leafs beat the Washington Capitals 4-3 Monday night to …
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Capitals hold off Bruins
BOSTON – Kevin Shattenkirk scored the go-ahead goal 56 seconds after the Bruins tied it in the second period, and the NHL-leading Washington Capitals sent Boston to a season-ending 3-1 …
Thu., March 30, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Bruins’ Tuukka Rask registers seventh shutout in win over Dallas
Tuukka Rask made 27 saves for his seventh shutout of the season and the Boston Bruins beat the Dallas Stars 2-0 on Thursday night.
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 7:58 p.m.
Bruins fire coach Claude Julien after 419 wins, Cup title
The Boston Bruins have fired coach Claude Julien after 10 seasons, more than 400 wins and a Stanley Cup championship. Assistant Bruce Cassidy was named interim coach. Boston has lost …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 8:22 p.m.
NHL roundup: David Pastrnak’s pretty goal gives Bruins 4-3 OT win over Florida
David Pastrnak scored his second goal of the game 2:23 into overtime and the Boston Bruins continued their recent success against the Florida Panthers with a 4-3 victory on Monday …
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 6:30 p.m.
Winter Classic: Canadiens top Bruins at home of Patriots
Wearing a mask decorated with a New England Patriots theme and autographed by their coach and quarterback, Mike Condon stopped 27 shots to help the visiting Montreal Canadiens beat the …
Sun., March 15, 2015
Boston Bruins blank Sidney-Crosby-less Pittsburgh Penguins
NHL: Tuukka Rask stopped 30 shots and the Boston Bruins won their fifth game in a row, 2-0 over a Pittsburgh Penguins team missing Sidney Crosby and minus Evgeni Malkin …
Fri., Dec. 12, 2014
In Brief: Blackhawks beat Bruins, push win streak to eight games
NHL: Ben Smith assisted on the Blackhawks’ first goal and scored their second to lead Chicago to its eighth consecutive victory, 3-2 over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night in …
Wed., May 14, 2014
Game 7 will decide Bruins and Canadiens again
The Boston Bruins crowd has been hostile to Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban (right in photo), booing him every time he touches the puck. And he can’t wait to get …
Mon., May 5, 2014
Montreal prepares for potential problems in playoff rivalry
With tensions already running high between the Canadiens and the Boston Bruins, Montreal officials say they’re staying vigilant to ensure the passion doesn’t get destructive. The city has a reputation …
Mon., April 28, 2014
Canadiens set to play Bruins
The Montreal Canadiens are ready to add another chapter to one of hockey’s greatest rivalries. After eliminating the Tampa Bay Lightning in four games, Montreal is preparing to face Boston …
Thu., April 24, 2014
Bruins defense holding Red Wings to historic lows
The Boston Bruins have held the Detroit Red Wings to historically poor offensive production. With just two goals through three games, Detroit is off to its worst three-game start in …
Sun., April 6, 2014
Briefs: Boston clinches No. 1 seed in Eastern Conference
NHL: Johnny Boychuk scored the tiebreaking goal with 6:06 left in the third period, Milan Lucic had two goals and the Boston Bruins clinched the Eastern Conference’s best record with …
Sun., Dec. 15, 2013
Bruins’ Shawn Thornton suspended 15 games
Boston Bruins forward Shawn Thornton was suspended for 15 games without pay the NHL announced on Saturday for punching and injuring unsuspecting Pittsburgh defenseman Brooks Orpik. Thornton went after Orpik …
Fri., Oct. 25, 2013
Sabres LW Scott faces hearing for hit on Eriksson
Buffalo Sabres enforcer John Scott has been suspended indefinitely by the NHL pending a disciplinary hearing for a blindside hit to the head that leveled Boston Bruins forward Lou Eriksson. …
Sat., June 22, 2013, 9:58 p.m.
Blackhawks move within 1 win of Stanley Cup
It’s all so very familiar. Big goals from Patrick Kane. Solid all-around play from Jonathan Toews. A goaltender stepping forward at the right time.
Wed., June 19, 2013, 8:43 p.m.
Blackhawks beat Bruins in OT, even series
Brent Seabrook’s slap shot beat Tuukka Rask with 9:51 gone in overtime and the Blackhawks beat the Bruins 6-5 on Wednesday night to send the Stanley Cup Final back to …
Sun., June 16, 2013
Bruins get own OT win
CHICAGO – These Boston Bruins are one resilient bunch. Daniel Paille scored at 13:48 in overtime and the Bruins shrugged off a sluggish start to beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 …
Mon., April 9, 2012
Bruins believe experience key to Stanley Cup repeat
BOSTON – The Boston Bruins still have Tim Thomas, and they’ve added something they think might be even more important as they try to repeat as Stanley Cup champions. “It’s …
Mon., June 20, 2011
Red Sox honor Stanley Cup champion Bruins
The Boston Red Sox honored the Stanley Cup champion Bruins with a 15-minute on-field ceremony before Sunday’s game against the Milwaukee Brewers. Members of the Bruins, who captured the Cup …
UPDATED: Thu., June 16, 2011, 10:30 a.m.
Drunken fans riot in Vancouver following loss
Almost 150 people required hospital treatment overnight as rioters swept through downtown Vancouver following a Canucks loss to the Boston Bruins in the decisive Game 7 of the Stanley Cup …
Thu., June 16, 2011
Boston takes Stanley Cup finals with historic rout of Canucks
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – The Boston Bruins had waited 39 long years for another drink from the Stanley Cup, and Tim Thomas was awfully thirsty. When the Bruins and their …
Sun., June 12, 2011
Bruins goaltender’s play in net going to waste in Stanley Cup finals
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Tim Thomas is giving a masterful performance in his net during the Stanley Cup finals. He’s also doing an excellent job masking the frustration that must …
Sat., June 11, 2011
Vancouver wins Game 5, is one victory from Cup
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Every other scoring tactic had failed over the last three games, so Vancouver defenseman Kevin Bieksa made something up. He deliberately put a shot wide of …
Fri., June 10, 2011, 8:10 p.m.
Lapierre’s goal gives Canucks 3-2 finals edge
Maxim Lapierre scored on a carom off the back boards with 15:25 to play, Roberto Luongo stopped 31 shots in a stirring shutout after getting pulled from his last game, …
UPDATED: Wed., June 8, 2011, 8:24 p.m.
Bruins whip Canucks again
The Boston Bruins knot the Stanley Cup finals at two games apiece after routing the Vancouver Canucks for a second straight game.
Tue., June 7, 2011
Horton injury sparks Bruins’ offensive onslaught
BOSTON – The Boston Bruins gingerly tapped their sticks on the ice while medical personnel wheeled Nathan Horton out of the hushed arena through the Zamboni tunnel, his neck fixed …
Sat., June 4, 2011
Vancouver Canucks, Boston Bruins show creativity can win the Stanley Cup
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – When Daniel and Henrik Sedin streak down the ice, exchanging crisp passes in a display of their jaw-dropping offensive creativity, it’s easy to forget the Vancouver …