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Joel Ward The Hero As Caps Win Game Seven, Eliminate Defending Champion Bruins

Joel Ward The Hero As Caps Win Game Seven, Eliminate Defending Champion Bruins

BOSTON, Ma– They had been here before. They knew how to handle this situation. They had the experience. They had the talent. They had home-ice advantage. It simply wasn’t enough. For the first time in four seasons, the Boston Bruins were unable to advance past the first round of the playoffs, becoming the second straight [...]

Seguin The Savior As B's Force A Game Seven Back In Boston

Seguin The Savior As B’s Force A Game Seven Back In Boston

Tyler Seguin‘s first tally of the postseason 3:17 into the first overtime period of game six in this first round series has lifted the defending champion Bruins to a 4-3 road victory and has forced a game seven back in Boston on Wednesday evening. It was a beautiful move by the B’s sensational sophomore, created [...]

Brouwer's Late Tally Pushes Boston To The Brink Of Elimination

Brouwer’s Late Tally Pushes Boston To The Brink Of Elimination

BOSTON, MA– The Boston Bruins will be up against the ultimate test of character in the most dire of situations on Sunday afternoon. Facing the threat of elimination after a 4-3 defeat in Saturday’s game five, they’ve run out of room for mistakes. Troy Brouwer’s tie-breaking second tally of the series came at the most [...]

Caps Even Series As Holtby, Semin Lead Washington To 2-1 Game 4 Victory

Caps Even Series As Holtby, Semin Lead Washington To 2-1 Game 4 Victory

WASHINGTON, DC– In hockey, perhaps the scariest proposition for any team – no matter how strong – going into the postseason is the possibility of running into a hot goaltender. Much to the chagrin of Black and Gold supporters hoping for the chance to seal the series on Saturday, the B’s were stopped cold in [...]

Chara's Late Game Tally Completes Boston's Workmanlike Game 3 Victory In Washington

Chara’s Late Game Tally Completes Boston’s Workmanlike Game 3 Victory In Washington

WASHINGTON, DC– “The more we play each other, the more we hate each other.” – Brad Marchand The above quote, courtesy of the Bruins’ resident agitator and Boston fan favorite, Brad Marchand just about perfectly sums up Monday’s game three between the B’s and Capitals. The animosity between these two Eastern Conference foes had reached [...]

Holtby, Backstrom Lead Caps Past Bruins In Double OT, Even Series 1-1

Holtby, Backstrom Lead Caps Past Bruins In Double OT, Even Series 1-1

BOSTON– After participating in a whopping 190 games since the start of the 2010-’11 season, the Boston Bruins were undoubtedly hoping for a quick and easy first round series as they began their first Stanley Cup championship defense since 1973. Unfortunately for the B’s, that dream seems to have gone the way of the dinosaurs. [...]

Chris Kelly's OT Blast Lifts Bruins To 1-0 Game One Victory

Chris Kelly’s OT Blast Lifts Bruins To 1-0 Game One Victory

BOSTON– A mere ten months after capturing the franchise’s first Stanley Cup championship in nearly four decades, the Boston Bruins opened up their title defense with a bang on Thursday by defeating the seventh seeded Washington Capitals 1-0 in overtime. Things got off to a hot start for the Black and Gold as they created [...]

Bruins Come From Behind To Beat Sabres 4-3 In Season-Ending Shootout

Bruins Come From Behind To Beat Sabres 4-3 In Season-Ending Shootout

BOSTON– On Saturday afternoon in Boston, the Bruins and Sabres played in a hockey game with less meaning than Spring Training baseball action in the sunny state of Florida. With the B’s already locked into the Eastern Conference’s number two seed, and the Sabres left to plan spring tee times, it was an exhibition contest [...]

Boychuk Injured As Crosby's Three Point Night Leads Pens To 5-3 Win Over Bruins

Boychuk Injured As Crosby’s Three Point Night Leads Pens To 5-3 Win Over Bruins

BOSTON– On Tuesday evening the Boston Bruins played in a game with about as much meaning as a late September pre-season clash when they hosted the Pittsburgh Penguins. After wrapping up the Northeast division title and the number two seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs, the Black and Gold had little to play for against [...]

B's Stage Late Comeback, But Fall To Caps 3-2 In The Shootout

B’s Stage Late Comeback, But Fall To Caps 3-2 In The Shootout

BOSTON– On Thursday evening, the Boston Bruins were out to continue their most recent three-game winning streak, when they hosted the Washington Capitals at TD Garden. Unfortunately for Boston, they were unable to secure a playoff berth – which they would have done, had they won – as they fell 3-2 in a shootout. Things [...]

B's Take Down Bolts 5-2 At TD Garden, Plus Stamkos Speaks On Tampa's Difficult Season

B’s Take Down Bolts 5-2 At TD Garden, Plus Stamkos Speaks On Tampa’s Difficult Season

BOSTON– On Tuesday evening the Boston Bruins looked to continue their most recent hot streak – after winning four of their previous five games when they hosted Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning at the TD Garden. The B’s took care of business against the Bolts — despite Stamkos’ phenomenal individual effort — taking [...]

Thomas' 40-Save Performance Lifts Boston To 4-2 Victory In Los Angeles

Thomas’ 40-Save Performance Lifts Boston To 4-2 Victory In Los Angeles

On Saturday evening, the Boston Bruins hoped to right the ship after dropping their road-trip opener in San Jose on Thursday. Fortunately for the hoards of B’s fans who stayed up for the late start, the B’s came through with an important 4-2 win at the Staples Center. After a scoreless first period, Patrice Bergeron [...]

Shark Bite: Sleepy Bruins Fall 2-1 In San Jose

Shark Bite: Sleepy Bruins Fall 2-1 In San Jose

On Thursday evening, the Boston Bruins were looking to build on their recent two-game home winning streak when they took their talents out west for a showdown with the San Jose Sharks at the HP Pavilion. Unfortunately, it seemed as though the B’s left their new-found momentum back in Boston when they made the 3,000 [...]

How Sweep It Is: Third Line Leads Boston To 8-0 Romp, Season Sweep Of Toronto

How Sweep It Is: Third Line Leads Boston To 8-0 Romp, Season Sweep Of Toronto

BOSTON– After snapping a season-long four-game losing streak with a 3-2 shootout win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday afternoon, the Boston Bruins were looking to start a new trend on Monday evening when they played host to the  Northeast division rival Toronto Maple Leafs. If Monday’s effort is any indication of things to come [...]

Gaudreau's Pair Leads Boston College Past Maine To Capture Third Consecutive Hockey East Championship

Gaudreau’s Pair Leads Boston College Past Maine To Capture Third Consecutive Hockey East Championship

BOSTON–  (#4) Maine Black Bears 1   @ (#1) Boston College Eagles 4  –  FINAL Power-Play:  Black Bears (0-5 / 0 %) — Eagles (1-3 / 33 %) Penalty-Kill: Black Bears (2-3 / 67 %) — Eagles (5-5 / 100 %) Shots: Black Bears (42) — Eagles (43) Recap: Things got out to a fast [...]

Bergeron, B's Snap Skid With 3-2 Shootout Win Over Philly

Bergeron, B’s Snap Skid With 3-2 Shootout Win Over Philly

BOSTON– On Saturday afternoon the Boston Bruins were out to buck their most recent trend of sub-par hockey when they hosted one of their most heated rivals, the Philadelphia Flyers. On a warm St. Patrick’s Day afternoon, the day after  losing the Northeast division lead to the surging Ottawa Senators, the B’s undoubtedly expected a [...]

Black Bears Upset BU, Will Face Boston College For Hockey East Championship

Black Bears Upset BU, Will Face Boston College For Hockey East Championship

BOSTON – (#4) Maine Black Bears 5  @  (#3) Boston University Terriers 3 – FINAL Power-Play:  Black Bears (4-6 / 67 %) — Terriers (1-2 / 50 %) Penalty-Kill: Black Bears (1-2 / 50 %) — Terriers (2-6 / 33 %) Shots: Black Bears (44) — Terriers (31) Recap: The Terriers would jump ahead early [...]

Kreider, Eagles Down Providence 4-2 En Route To Third Straight Hockey East Title Game

Kreider, Eagles Down Providence 4-2 En Route To Third Straight Hockey East Title Game

BOSTON – (#7) Providence College Friars 2  @   (#1) Boston College Eagles 4 –  FINAL Power-Play:  Friars (0-2 / 0 %) — Eagles (1-4 / 25 %) Penalty-Kill: Friars (3-4 / 75 %) — Eagles (2-2 / 100 %) Shots: Friars (29) — Eagles (34) Recap: This one got off to a hot start [...]

Meltdown In Tampa: B's Hammered In 6-1Throttling At The Hands Of The Bolts

Meltdown In Tampa: B’s Hammered In 6-1Throttling At The Hands Of The Bolts

On Tuesday evening the Boston Bruins looked to reverse their recent fortunes after dropping both games of a weekend doubleheader against the Capitals and Penguins. The hosting Tampa Bay Lightning were also coming off a weekend loss, when they fell 4-2 to the Hurricanes on Saturday. To say that things got off to a “hot [...]

Semin, Caps Hold Off Late Surge To Edge Bruins 4-3 At TD Garden

Semin, Caps Hold Off Late Surge To Edge Bruins 4-3 At TD Garden

BOSTON – On Saturday afternoon, the Boston Bruins looked to improve on their recent two-game winning streak when they welcomed Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals to town for a showdown at the TD Garden. It was a tale of two halves in the first frame as the Caps took control from the opening puck [...]