The game is over and the damage is done. The Pittsburgh Penguins are down 1-0 in the Eastern Conference Final to the Boston Bruins. Matt Cooke is not suspended, Adam […]
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It’s a quick turnaround and a 462-mile trek for tonight’s officials. The crew from the opening game between the Blackhawks and Kings will take to the ice for Game 2 between […]
It’s been a common refrain in 2013: these Boston Bruins just don’t seem to have “it”. Nailing down exactly what “it” is can be tricky business, but “it” was absent […]
By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent Penguins in 4. Okay, you know what…Pens in 5. Fine, Pens in 6, final answer. Pens…in…seven? And just like that, the tune has and […]
The Penguins spent very little time in their end early in the game because they made good decisions and put Boston back on their heels.
The Bruins are predictable, but efficient. They execute as a five-man unit with timing and precision.
Two recent Stanley Cup winners in the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins are set to faceoff this Saturday in what is expected to be a memorable Eastern Conference Finals regardless […]
Five months ago, hockey fans were sitting around and waiting. They were waiting to see if their beloved NHL would come back to have a 2013 season or waste a […]
By the time the puck drops on the Eastern Conference Final between the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins, it will have been a week since both teams last hit someone […]
Jaromir Jagr has scored 681 goals in his career. He has zero in this year’s playoffs.
I’m wrong more often than I’m not. I was wrong about how the Boston Bruins would fare in Game 7 against the Toronto Maple Leafs. I was wrong about the way the series against the New York Rangers would play out. I was even wrong about how the Bruins’ defense, with Dennis Seidenberg, Andrew Ference, and Wade Redden out, would be the weakest part of the team’s game.
Now, the Bruins look like a team destined for success, playing some of their best hockey all season by rallying in Game 7 to eliminate the Toronto Maple Leafs and making quick work of the New York Rangers in five games. For the second time in three years, the Bruins will make a trip to the Eastern Conference Finals, becoming one of the final four teams remaining in a shortened, grueling 2013 NHL season. It’s hard to bet against these Bruins.
The only problem is the team that will be lined-up on the other end of the ice.
By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent Rarely in sports do we get what we want. As players, management, media, and fans, the landscape of professional sports is always evolving, shifting, […]