It’s a simple enough theory: when you want to keep the team with the most power play goals in the NHL from scoring, you have to stay out of the […]
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As the 2014 Winter Olympics come to a close on Sunday, it’s time to look ahead to the last leg of the NHL’s regular season. The Boston Bruins currently sit […]
The Finnish hockey team boasts the deepest roster of goaltenders in the Winter Olympics, and it’s headlined by arguably the best goalie in this tournament, Tuukka Rask. Rask has been […]
With five members of the Boston Bruins being selected to represent their native countries in the 2014 Winter Olympics, the Bruins fanbase will have to keep track of five teams […]
The Bruins got off to a rocky start in January, losing two of three games on a west coast trip, leaving many to question Boston’s ability to compete against elite […]
Tuukka Rask skated towards the bench halfway through the second period, after allowing the third goal of the game. He leaned in to say something to Chad Johnson, his in-game […]
Since Peter Chiarelli became the general manager of the Boston Bruins in the summer of 2006, he has worked tirelessly to build the championship core that has been to the […]
By Mike Miccoli It almost felt like we had been there before. We have, actually. Last spring. The Bruins were down 4-2 in a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs […]
With goaltenders Tuukka Rask, Antti Niemi and Kari Lehtonen finding their ways to the Finnish Olympic roster, chances are that other teams will struggle to score when playing Sweden’s neighbor […]
Decision time is drawing near for Olympic rosters to be announced for the Sochi 2014 Olympics. There is a deadline of January 7 put in place by the IIHF where […]
The Boston Bruins’ 5-0 win over the Ottawa Senators on Friday night meant a little something more than just another tally in the win column.
For Reilly Smith, who scored twice in the third period, it was the game where he gained the lead in goals scored for the Bruins with his 14 tallies. For the team itself, thanks to Smith’s two scores, it was the first time since December of 1929 that a Bruin has scored at least two or more goals in seven straight games. For Tuukka Rask, the 33-save shutout was enough to earn him his 20th win of the season, a milestone he has only hit once before in his NHL career.
If you ask any athlete, it’s an honour to play or compete for your country. For hockey players, that means playing in one of three tournaments – the Olympics, the […]