// Niklas Backstrom

Ice Breakers: Bruins-Wild, Thursday January 6th

The Bruins (21-11-6) will return home to TD Garden tonight for their first home game of the new year, as they host the Minnesota Wild (19-15-5). Boston wrapped up a season-long five-game road trip Monday with a 2-1 win over the Maple Leafs north of the border. The Wild are also coming off a 2-1 […]

Bruins Lose Again to Capitals Ahead of Trip Overseas

Perhaps the Bruins already had their sights set for Belfast, because they sure played like it on Wednesday night against the Capitals. The Caps were without Alex Ovechkin and Mike Knuble, but that was no problem for Niklas Backstrom, who finished with two goals to lead Washington to a 4-1 win in the TD Garden. […]

Ice Breakers: Bruins-Wild, Wednesday 11-25

Come Thursday, the Bruins will hopefully be thankful for an undefeated 4-0 road trip, a trip that ends tonight when they skate at the XCEL Energy Center in St. Paul against the Minnesota Wild. Minnesota (8-12-2) currently occupies the cellar of the Western Conference, but they are coming off a win in their most recent […]