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Dallas Stars Beat Boston Bruins in Tyler Seguins’ Homecoming
November 6th, 2013 at 2:02 PM
As far as homecomings' go, Dallas Stars forward had a pretty good one.  On Tuesday night Seguin and the Dallas Stars handed the Bruins there fourth straight loss with a 3-2 shootout win.  Seguin and Rich Peverley, both former members of the Bruins, scored in the shootout, to give the...

Three Takeaways from Boston Bruins First Two Preseason Games
September 18th, 2013 at 4:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** After a busy offseason, the Boston Bruins returned to the ice for back-to-back preseason games against the Montreal Canadiens and Washington Capitals. Due to their trip to the Stanley Cup, the B's offseason was a bit shorter than usual, but that certainly didn't make any less interesting.  The week's early...

The Boston Bruins Face an Off-Season of Regret After Game Six Collapse
June 25th, 2013 at 1:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** When you’re a kid, summer seems to fly by, but for the Boston Bruins this one night in June may never end.  After Milan Lucic put the B’s up one with seven minutes go, it seemed all the Bruins had to do was hold on.  For whatever reason the Bruins...

The Boston Bruins Dismantle the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Three of the Stanley Cup Finals
June 18th, 2013 at 3:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** Nobody would ever mistake a hockey player for a surgeon, but in game three of the Stanley Cup Finals, the Boston Bruins methodically sliced and diced the Chicago Blackhawks en route to a 2-0 shutout.  Hockey is perhaps the most fluid of sports, a fact that that has driven the...

Boston Bruins Lead Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 in Eastern Conference Finals
June 4th, 2013 at 11:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** Just when Bruins fans thought it couldn’t get any better, it did.  The Boston Bruins controlled game one of the Eastern Conference Finals tilt with the Pittsburgh Penguins, and for those who expected the Pens to come out swinging in game two, let’s just say it didn’t quite play out...

Boston Bruins’ Head Coach, Claude Julien, Proving His Worth with Playoff Performance
May 30th, 2013 at 9:53 AM
***PHOTO1*** Over halfway through game seven of their first round series against the Toronto Maple Leafs, it seemed as though the Boston Bruins had doomed their fans to a second straight summer of self-loathing masochism that was likely to continue well into next season.  With the fate of more than a...

The Five Keys to the Eastern Conference Finals Matchup Between the Boston Bruins and the Pittsburgh Penguins
May 28th, 2013 at 12:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** Survive and advance.  So far in the race for the 2013 Stanley Cup, the Boston Bruins have been able to do just that.  In the first two rounds the Bruins were successfully able to dispatch the Toronto Maple Leafs and New York Rangers respectively.  Each series presented challenges that Boston...

Boston Bruins Goalie Tuukka Rask is Proving That He’s the Best Goalie Left in the NHL Playoffs
May 22nd, 2013 at 5:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** There is a new king of the crease in these NHL playoffs, and his name is not Henrik Lundquist.  No, the man who should be king these days is Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask.  Great goaltenders have long been a staple of the NHL playoffs, and this year is no...

Secondary Scoring Helps the Boston Bruins Dominate the New York Rangers in Game Two
May 20th, 2013 at 2:22 PM
These days, the Boston Bruins are finding offense in the most unlikely of places.  In game two of the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals, three of the Bruins goals came from players not of the team’s first two lines.  On top of the regulars such as Marchand and Lucic,  defenseman Johnny Boychuck...

Boston Bruins Game One Victory Over the New York Rangers Highlighted by Stellar Play from All Three of Their Rookie Defenseman
May 17th, 2013 at 11:05 AM
Turns out the kids really are all right.  Such was the case for the Boston Bruins trio of rookie defenseman in game one of the Eastern Conference Semifinals.  With veterans Dennis Seidenberg, Andrew Ference, and Wade Redden all sidelined with various ailments, the Bruins activated three rookie blue liners for...

Five Keys to the Boston Bruins Second Round Series Versus the New York Rangers
May 15th, 2013 at 12:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** Even now Boston Bruins fans are still probably catching their breath from Monday night’s epic three-goal comeback in game seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals.  As great as that game are, the NHL playoffs is not a place for the feint of heart.  The Bruins will take to the TD...

Boston Bruins Center Patrice Bergeron Caps a Wild Comeback Win in a Performance for the Ages
May 14th, 2013 at 12:05 AM
***PHOTO1*** Even if the Boston Bruins don’t advance any further in these NHL playoffs, tonight’s game seven will be remembered as the moment that center Patrice Bergeron permanently carved his place as one of Boston Bruins all time greats.  Bergeron scored both the game-tying goal with fifty-one seconds remaining in regulation,...

Boston Bruins Perservere Against Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 in Shootout Victory
October 16th, 2011 at 12:35 AM
A Nathan Horton third-period tally and a Tyler Seguin shootout goal combined to respectively tie the score and ultimately win it all as the Boston Bruins defeated the Chicago Blackhawks, 3-2, in Chcago this evening. ***PHOTO1*** Seguin's goal in the first round of the shootout capped an evening where the Bruins never...

Stanley Cup Finals Game 6: Vancouver Canucks vs. Boston Bruins
June 13th, 2011 at 4:07 PM
Game 6 June 13th, 2011     Vancouver Canucks Boston Bruins Game Details Time: 8:00 PM EDT Stadium: TD Garden (Boston, Massachusetts) Broadcast:   Game Conditions Weather: None Temperature: 68°F - 72°F Wind: Indoor Lineups C - Ryan Kesler LW - Alex Burrows RW - Jannik Hansen D - Kevin Bieksa D - Christian Ehrhoff G - Roberto Luongo C - David Krejci LW - Milan Lucic RW - Michael Ryder D - Dennis Seidenberg D...