The Devils did earn the win, sort of. Jamie Langenbrunner scored his second goal of the game with 1:11 gone in overtime and the New Jersey Devils, who allowed three straight third-period goals to blow a two-goal lead, beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Thursday night.
After their debacle against the St. Louis Blues, the Bruins were in need of a feel-good performance against the Maple Leafs in their final game before the All-Star break. Initially, hopes of a win appeared grim. The Bruins were down 3-1 entering the third period, but goals from defensmen Dennis Wideman at 2:17 and Zdeno Chara […]
Defenseman Zdeno Chara scored a pair of power-play goals to help lift the hot Bruins to their third straight victory. The Bruins scored three straight goals after falling behind 1-0 in the second. Goaltender Tim Thomas stopped 34 shots in the B’s 3-1 victory over the rival Canadiens Tuesday night. Andrei Kostitsyn scored the lone goal for Montreal, […]
We’ve just passed the quarter mark of the NHL season, and it’s time to hand out grades to the Boston Bruins. The Black and Gold have started a revival of sorts in the Hub, and below you will find an individual report card for each Bruins player. Forwards Marc Savard – The nifty center has […]
The old adage in hockey is “the two goal lead is the hardest to defend in hockey.” The saying rang true for the Boston Bruins Saturday night. The New York Rangers halted the Bruins win streak at five, coming from behind to beat the B’s 3-2 in a shootout. The Rangers improve their record to […]
It is late Saturday night as I write this, and I am currently basking in the glow of yet another Bruins victory. “Bruins in 2″ is on NESN right now, and I’ve been crunching numbers and reading various Bruins-related blogs since the horn blew around 9:15 pm earlier this evening, marking the Bruins third straight […]
The Bruins signed defenseman Dennis Wideman to a multi-year contract extension on Wednesday. Wideman had career bests last season with 13 goals and 23 assists in 81 games with Boston. He was the No. 2 scoring defenseman to captain Zdeno Chara and sixth overall on the team. He had three assists in six playoff games […]
– The Bruins recalled Matt Lashoff from Providence to fill the void left by Andrews Alberts injury. Lashoff is one of the top prospects of the organization. – Glenn Murray’s injury forced Claude Julien to shuffle his lines. Murray will be re-evaluate after Christmas. Expect Phil Kessel to take the spot on the first line. […]