With repeated chops of his right hand, referee Rob Martell pointed to the Boston net and ruled that yes, a last-second swat by David Backes had... Read more
TORONTO - Why Michael Ryder? Claude Julien looked across his bench, scanned the names on the backs of those black sweaters, and tried to pick the... Read more
Not exactly a gem last night, acknowledged the first-place Bruins.
They coughed up pucks. They gave the trigger-happy Capitals six power plays.... Read more
If the NHL All-Star Game leaves something to be desired - and it does - then last night's Bruins-Devils game took that desire and turned it into 61... Read more
So smooth. So calm. So poised.
Tuukka Rask, given his first NHL action of 2008-09 yesterday, responded with a 35-save jewel to... Read more
MONTREAL - This Bruins' season is different in many ways - look to the top of the Eastern Conference standings for proof of that - and they left... Read more
PHILADELPHIA - The merrily-we-roll-along Bruins kept on rollin' last night, breaking a 1-1 deadlock with a couple of goals 35 seconds apart in the... Read more
OTTAWA - Not one of his best outings, P.J. Axelsson admitted.
For Axelsson, back on the No. 1 line last night against the Senators because of... Read more
The reality didn't fit the dream, but the puck did go in the net. Thirteen games into his NHL career, Byron Bitz had himself a goal, one straight... Read more
Twenty-eight times this season, the Bruins have carried a lead into the third period. Prior to last night, they hadn't dropped a single one of... Read more
NEWARK - The Bruins put a lot together, did many things well, gave up precious little . . . and left with nothing.
Led by Bryce Salvador's goal,... Read more
NASHVILLE - Gaining one point in a 3-2 overtime loss to a team currently out of the playoff chase in the Western Conference?
Certainly better... Read more
What's better than a five-day stay in Florida in the middle of the winter? For the Bruins, unable to win in their previous four games, it turned... Read more
SUNRISE, Fla. - Sure, they ran headlong into a dazzling goaltending performance by Tomas Vokoun, owner of a 41-save shutout. And yes, they had... Read more
TAMPA - At 9:28 of last night's first period, something took place that hadn't happened for the Bruins in the last eight games.
A... Read more
In search of a remedy for melancholy, the Bruins found just the elixir last night in the form of the Florida Panthers, who arrived in town with a... Read more
Business is picking up around Fight Cub! The Bruins engaged in their sixth multi-fight game of the season last night as part of a 6-0 shellacking... Read more
The play in question was just your average defensive zone regroup, with defenseman Mike Green shuttling the puck up to Alexander Semin, and the... Read more
For the slip-sliding Bruins, it has come down to this most unlikely scenario: gut-check time tomorrow at home against the lowly Phoenix Coyotes,... Read more
The Bruins made a couple of good, astute trades Wednesday, thinking a lineup jolt could get their game going again. Lift up the hood, apply jumper... Read more
When Blake Wheeler was designated a healthy scratch yesterday for the first time this season, defenseman-turned-forward Matt Hunwick stepped in.... Read more
0:11 -- Drury sent off for holding Savard, after Savard wheels in on semi-breakaway with Kessel feed.
2:55 -- Sean Avery's first shift at MSG... Read more
Early in last night's third period, before either team had scored, Tim Thomas left his crease, scurried behind his net, and played the puck. As he... Read more
The Bruins had a pair of three-goal leads (3-0 in the first period, 4-1 in the third) that they nearly gave away to the hard-working Senators. But... Read more
At 7:32 of the third period, with his team down by a goal, Islanders coach Scott Gordon called a timeout.
Milan Lucic and Blake Wheeler were in... Read more
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