// Blake Wheeler

Habs Hand Bruins Ninth Straight Loss, 3-2

It was a historic night at TD Garden Thursday night, but for all the wrong reasons. The bumbling Bruins found a way to blow a two-goal lead, then fell in the shootout to the Canadiens, 3-2. The loss marked the ninth in a row for the B’s, making this the longest losing streak for the […]

Bruins Turned Into Serfs By Kings

The Bruins had it then lost it, surrendering a two-goal lead in the third period and losing 4-3 in a shootout. The teams traded goals and fights in the 1st. Boston took command in the 2nd, while Los Angeles did the same in the 3rd. The Bruins could not recover and could not retain whatever […]

Blackhawks Bruise Bruins, 5-2

Down went the Bruins Thursday night, and in the process, down went yet another Bruin to injury. Within the first minute of the 5-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks, center Marc Savard left the ice with an apparent leg injury. Savard got tangled with Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews and went legs first into the boards. […]

Ice Breakers: Bruins-Blackhawks, Thursday 1/7

It’s another Original Six matchup tonight at the Garden, as the Bruins (22-13-7) return home for the first time since the Winter Classic hoopla to face the league’s best team, the Chicago Blackhawks (30-10-3). Chicago is tied atop the Western Conference with 63 points, even with San Jose. The B’s faced this team just a […]

Thomas, Wheeler Lead Bruins Past Senators 4-1

As if the Bruins didn’t already have the Senators number, they really secured it on Tuesday night. The Boston Bruins earned the victory over the Ottawa Senators by a score of 4-1. The Bruins came out on a mission in the first period and scored all four of their goals after Coach Claude Julien challenged some of […]

Boston Bruins Mid-Season Report Card

Having played their 41st game of the season – a 3-2 loss to the New York Rangers – the Boston Bruins are now halfway through their regular season and currently stand at 21-13-7, for a total of 49 points. Despite a sluggish start during which they alternated wins and losses (until they hit two three-game […]

Bruins Win Streak Ends As Brodeur Makes History

While the Boston Bruins were looking for their fifth consecutive win, Jamie Langenbrunner and Zach Parise of the New Jersey Devils were making sure no one stole the spotlight from goaltender Martin Brodeur. The two forwards netted goals in the shootout to hand the Bruins a 2-1 loss as Brodeur made history by surpassing Patrick […]

Florida Panthers Claw SO Win From Bruins

After winning their previous two games, the Boston Bruins were hoping to continue their winning streak on Thursday night against the Florida Panthers. Every Panther seemed fine with that, except for one: goaltender Tomas Vokoun. Vokoun posted his third shutout in four games as he stopped all 40 of Boston’s shots, 19 of which came […]

Ice Breakers: Bruins-Red Wings, Tuesday 11-3

The Boston Bruins (6-6-1) head to Motown Tuesday night to match-up with another member of the NHL’s Original Six, the Detroit Red Wings (5-4-3), in a game that will feature two of last year’s top teams who this year, are faltering out of the gates. This will be the 576th meeting of the two teams […]

Ice Breakers: Bruins-Rangers, Sunday 11-1

The Bruins will try once again to build their first winning streak of the season on Sunday afternoon, as they head down I-95 for a matinee matchup with the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. Led by the play of youngsters Vladimir Sobotka, Blake Wheeler, and goalie Tuukka Rask, Boston was able to notch […]

Hurricanes Downgraded to Tropical Storm

The Bruins got back on track and did what they do best (getting vengeance in the process), with a convincing 7-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes, metaphorically giving them a Bill Bellichick t-shirt in return for last season’s playoff loss. With visions of evil still in their heads, the Bruins started aggressively, scoring three times […]

Bruins 2009-2010 Season Preview: Forwards

Last season, the Boston Bruins scored 274 goals, second only to the Detroit Red Wings’ 295. With Phil Kessel (36 goals), Michael Ryder (27), and Marc Savard (25) leading the way, the B’s coupled their smothering defense with a potent offense that earned the top seed in the Eastern Conference. While their efforts fell short, […]

Five Bruins Poised For Breakout Seasons

Isn’t it hard to believe that the Boston Bruins are a legitimate Stanley Cup contender? Granted, this team has yet to make it beyond the Eastern Conference Semifinals, but the devastatingly upsetting way that last season ended gave B’s fans a look of what was to come, and what was in the B’s future. With […]

Bruins Clinch Top Seed, Beat Rangers

The Bruins have come full circle this season. After barely squeaking in as the No. 8 seed last season, the Bruins have clinched the Eastern Conference’s best record and home-ice advantage throughout the playoffs thanks to a shutout win over the Rangers Saturday afternoon. Tim Thomas, fresh off signing a new four-year, $20 million extension, […]

Bruins End Skid With 5-1 Win

The Bruins, consitently good all season, were in the midst of their first rough stretch in quite awhile. Losers of a season-high four straight games (0-2-2), the B’s were in desperate need of a win over medicore Carolina Hurricanes (28-25-5). Matt Cullen scored his 15th goal 11:03 into the first period to give the ‘Canes […]