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Five Storylines to Follow in the Boston/Detroit Series

Five Storylines to Follow in the Boston/Detroit Series

In the only first round matchup that features two Original Six teams, there will be plenty of storylines worth following for fans of both teams. The matchup of two of […]

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Pressure Cooker: Which Player is Under the Most Pressure in the Playoffs

As we inch ever so closely to the start of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, teams are making their final tweaks to their lines and preparing for the NHL’s second season. […]

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Why The Red Wings Need To Push For The 7th Seed

The Detroit Red Wings have pulled off an incredible feat, qualifying for the playoffs for the 23rd consecutive season despite an incredible 396 man games lost. A lot of the […]

by · April 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
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Bruins’ Center Depth Continues to Shine in Win Over Flyers

The narrative has always been that Patrice Bergeron was the underrated one. And that’s true–or it least it used to be. Nowadays, you can make the argument that Bergeron is […]

by · April 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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The Boston Bruins’ Biggest Threat Is…

The Boston Bruins are in the midst of a season long ten game winning streak. During the streak, the Bruins have asserted themselves as the best team in the East […]

by · March 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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9 Straight Wins – Bruins Can Still Be Better

Tuukka Rask doesn’t think the Bruins are playing their best hockey yet. Seriously. No more than twenty minutes removed from the Boston’s ninth straight win, a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota […]

by · March 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
Zdeno Chara is a key to Boston's success. (slidingsideways/Flickr)

Discipline and Defense Key to Bruins Win Over Capitals

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 […]

by · March 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
Reilly Smith has stepped up during the Bruins' rash of injuries and suspensions, and fantasy managers should take notice. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

The Final Push: Breaking Down the Bruins Remaining Schedule

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 […]

by · February 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Running on Empty: Could Rask’s Woes Harm Boston?

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 […]

by · February 15, 2014 · 2 comments · Boston Bruins, Olympics
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Olympic Storylines for Boston Bruins Fans

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 […]

by · February 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins, Olympics
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January’s Three Up, Three Down: The Boston Bruins

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 […]

by · January 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins, News/Commentary
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Was Claude Julien Protecting Tuukka Rask by Pulling Him?

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 […]

by · January 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins