Stories tagged: Boston Bruins
Fri., April 20, 2018, 1:47 p.m.
Bruins say Patrice Bergeron’s status for Game 5 a game-day decision
Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy says it will be a game-day decision whether forward Patrice Bergeron will play against Toronto in Game 5. Bergeron missed Game 4 with an undisclosed …
UPDATED: Thu., April 19, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4
Brad Marchand scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and Tuukka Rask made 31 saves as the Boston Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 to take a 3-1 …
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
David Pastrnak has 3 goals, 3 assists; Bruins beat Maple Leafs 7-3
David Pastrnak had a hat trick and three assists to help Boston blow out the Toronto Maple Leafs for the second straight game. The Bruins won 7-3 to take a …
Fri., April 13, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri suspended 3 games
Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri was suspended for three games for boarding Boston forward Tommy Wingels during Game 1 of the first-round playoff series. Kadri was assessed a major …
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 7:55 p.m.
Bruins beat Maple Leafs 5-1 in opener of playoff series
Brad Marchand, David Backes and David Krejci each scored a power-play goal, and Tuukka Rask stopped 26 shots to lead the Boston Bruins to a 5-1 victory over the Toronto …
Sun., April 8, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
Panthers spoil Bruins’ bid for top seed in East
Roberto Luongo came off the bench to shut down Boston in the third period, and the Florida Panthers dashed the Bruins’ hopes of getting the top seed in the Eastern …
Sat., April 7, 2018, 11:16 p.m.
NHL capsules: Bruins beat Senators to preserve chances for East’s top spot
David Pastrnak and Tommy Wingels scored 51 seconds apart in the second period, and Boston beat the Ottawa Senators 5-2 on Saturday night, preserving the Bruins’ chances for the No. …
Sat., March 17, 2018, 10:55 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Tuukka Rask, Bruins hand Lightning first shutout in nearly 1 year
Tuukka Rask stopped 23 shots to hand Tampa Bay its first shutout of the season and lifting the Boston Bruins over the Lightning 3-0 on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
David Pastrnak gets hat trick, Bruins rally to stun Hurricanes 6-4
David Pastrnak scored three of Boston’s five goals in the final 10 minutes for his first career hat trick, and the Bruins stunned the Carolina Hurricanes by rallying for a …
Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 6:46 p.m.
Bold Bruins acquire Rick Nash day before NHL trade deadline
The Boston Bruins bolstered their chances of contending for the Stanley Cup with a bold move, acquiring Rick Nash from the New York Rangers a day before the NHL trade …
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Canadiens’ Phillip Danault leaves with head injury after scary play
Brad Marchand scored in the fourth round of a shootout, and the Boston Bruins beat Montreal 4-3 on Saturday night after the Canadiens lost Phillip Danault to a head injury …
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 11:33 p.m.
NHL capsules: Bergeron scores 4 goals for Bruins in 7-1 win over Carolina
Patrice Bergeron had four goals and an assist, surpassing 700 points for his career while leading the Boston Bruins to a 7-1 rout of the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday.
Mon., Dec. 25, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Bobby Orr’s 1970 Cup-winning goal and leap remains a top NHL moment
Growing up in Brantford, Ontario, Wayne Gretzky always heard his father, Walter, wax poetic about Bill Barilko’s 1951 Stanley Cup-winning goal for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Tuukaa Rask stops 19 shots to lead Bruins to 3-2 win over Lightning
Charlie McAvoy and Riley Nash scored first-period goals, Tuukaa Rask made 19 saves to snap his four-game losing streak and the Boston Bruins hung on for a 3-2 victory over …
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Tyler Toffoli beats OT buzzer to lift Kings past Bruins, 2-1
Tyler Toffoli scored off a faceoff – his second goal of the game – just before time expired in overtime to give the Los Angeles Kings a 2-1 win over …
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 …