Post Tagged with: "Stanley Cup"

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Bettman Braces for Boos: A Decade of Displeasure

Phil Pritchard, Keeper of the Cup, is ready. Team Captains Zdeno Chara and Jonathan Toews are ready, provided their respective teams prove victorious. Gary Bettman?  Hopefully, he’s ready.  While cheers […]

by · June 24, 2013 · 4 comments · Uncategorized
Toronto Defenseman  Bill Barilko, who passed away in a plane crash at age 24 in 1951.

1951 The Most Closely Matched Stanley Cup Finals

The Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins split the first two games of the 2013 Stanley Cup Finals, each winning a game in overtime. The last time this happened was in […]

by · June 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Montreal Canadiens, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Are the Washington Capitals’ Cup Chances Kaput?

There have been a ton of articles discussing Ovechkin’s third Hart Trophy win.  Whether he “deserves” it or whether he “does not deserve it”.  An exasperated Casey Demarco with THW […]

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Home-Ice Advantage Very Real in Boston

By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent The crowd is roaring, the spotlights flashing, the goal horn is blaring, and the repetitive thump of a tired but familiar techno song serenades […]

by · June 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins
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Stanley Cup: Boston Escapes Chicago With Series Tied

By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent It’s often said that visiting teams must “weather the storm” for the first 10 minutes of a hockey game. By then, play should settle […]

by · June 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins
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Four Steps To A Blackhawks Game Two Victory

The Chicago Blackhawks erased all doubts after Andrew Shaw scored the game-winning goal in triple overtime just after midnight to beat the Boston Bruins. The team needs to continue to […]

by · June 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks
The Boston Bruins and the Chicago Blackhawks are set to battle for the Stanley Cup. (Icon SMI)

Stanley Cup Finals Preview: Blackhawks Vs. Bruins

  The puck drops tonight. Are you excited?? I am. Game one of the Stanley Cup Finals is tonight. The Chicago Blackhawks will take on the Boston Bruins.  This series […]

by · June 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks
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Sidney Crosby Should Have Kept His Facemask On

Disclaimer: this article is both half-serious & half-joking, at the same time. Since the Pittsburgh Penguins were eliminated and swept out of the playoffs by the Boston Bruins there has […]

by · June 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Tuukka Rask In Line For Some Serious Hardware

Written by Ian C McLaren, Lead Boston Bruins Writer There seems to be a bit of a trend developing over the course of recent NHL playoff seasons, and, if the […]

by · June 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, NHL Goaltending
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Boston Bruins: Believe One More Time

By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent I have a pretty clear memory of walking out of the TD Banknorth Garden on April 7, 2007. A completely unremarkable game had just […]

by · June 10, 2013 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins
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Boston Bruins: A Second Chance For Nathan Horton

After a dismissive and decisive sweep of the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference Final, the Boston Bruins have their second chance in the past two years at raising the […]

by · June 10, 2013 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins
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Boston and “Bruins Hockey”

In some situations, fighting fire with fire is a viable strategy. When playing the Boston Bruins, this option will end up in second-degree burns. Amidst the third round of the […]

by · June 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, News/Commentary