// Tuukka Rask

Bruins Sign Tuukka Rask to 8-Year, $56 Million Deal

The Boston Bruins have signed goalie Tuukka Rask to an eight-year, $56 million deal. Rask, who was a restricted free agent after signing a one-year deal last offseason, will make $7 million per season. Rask had a strong regular season and followed it up with a great playoff run. He finished with a .940 save […]

Bruins Have Decisions To Make This Offseason

After a great, but tragic, season, the Bruins now look ahead to the offseason with some decisions to make. With some contracts expiring and the potential for trades to be made, there are some moves that need to be made. Some things are already known with Jaromir Jagr, Andrew Ference and Nathan Horton, who are […]

Zdeno Chara Struggled in Stanley Cup Finals, But Why?

After having a few days to reflect on game six of the Stanley Cup Finals, there is a lot to be proud of as a Bruins fan, but there is also a big reason why the Bruins struggled against the Chicago Blackhawks and that reason was 6’9 captain Zdeno Chara. Chara, who is a former […]

Bruins Take 2-1 Series Lead as Rask Silences Blackhawks

The Boston Bruins defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 2-0 in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals on Monday night, giving them a 2-1 lead in the best of seven series, which will remain in Boston for Game 4 on Wednesday. Coming off of two thrillers in Chicago, which included a combined four overtime periods, the […]

Bruins Lose 4-3 In Triple OT Thriller to Blackhawks, Down 1-0 In Cup Series

Chicago Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw scored the game winning goal in the third overtime period to hand the Boston Bruins a heartbreaking 4-3 loss in Game 1. The pesky Shaw deflected the game winning goal past Tuukka Rask 12:08 into the third overtime period. Rask made 59 saves in the losing effort.

2013 Stanley Cup Finals Preview: Key Match-Ups

The Stanley Cup Finals are finally here. After a lockout-shortened season and all the speculations and predictions, we have our two finalists. Many predicted this matchup in the finals, and after the way the two teams have played in these playoffs, it is pretty obvious that these are the best two teams in the NHL […]

Game 4 Thoughts: Tough Defense, Rask Carry Bruins to Finals

The Boston Bruins defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins Friday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The Bruins won the game 1-0, sweeping the number one seed and defending Stanley Cup Champions out of the playoffs. Friday night’s game was a defensive battle, as the game remained scoreless heading into the final period. During […]

Tuukka Rask, David Krejci Quieting The Critics

Through two games of the Eastern Conference Finals, Tuukka Rask is finally getting the credit he deserves. Tuukka played well, but didn’t look fantastic against the Maple Leafs, but the Bruins team in general had their up and downs in the series. Rask came up with some big saves in game seven after letting up […]

Bruins-Penguins Series Preview: The Matchup We All Wanted

It is finally here. The matchup that Bruins fans, and NHL fans all over the country were hoping for when the season started. Coming into this shortened season, many people predicted the Penguins and the Bruins being the two best teams in the East, and a possible matchup to go to the Stanley Cup. After […]

Bruins Beat Maple Leafs 4-3 in OT Thriller, Lead Series 3-1

David Krejci hat trick goal in overtime gave the Boston Bruins a 4-3 win and a 3-1 series lead over the Toronto Maple Leafs. Tuukka Rask was terrific in net for the Bruins, making 45 saves for the second straight game including 11 in overtime. Captain Zdeno Chara assisted on all four Bruins goals. After […]

Bruins beat Maple Leafs 5-2: Take 2-1 Series Lead

The Boston Bruins beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 in a must win Game 3. The Bruins exhibited their playoff experience by bouncing back from their ugly Game 2 loss to score five goals in front of a sold out and very loud Air Canada Centre. David Krejci had two assists and added an empty net goal […]

Bruins Crumple Leafs 4-1; Take 1-0 Lead

The Boston Bruins dominated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-1 in game 1 in front of a very loud TD Garden. The Bruins swarming and uptempo attack was too much to handle for the Leafs who were out shot 40-20. David Krejci led the way for the Bruins with a goal and two assists. Toronto’s James […]

Bruins Beat Leafs 3-2 in a Shootout

Who would have thought the Bruins would play a must win game against the Leafs?  That is what happened Monday night at TD Garden, taking a shootout to decide the game for a Bruins 3-2 win over Toronto Another slow start for the Bruins against the Leafs, getting down 2-0 in the second period. Milan […]

Bruins Defeat Senators In Shootout 3-2

The Boston Bruins never led in the game, but came back to beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 in a shootout after trailing 2-0. David Krejci scored the game winning goal in the fourth round of the shootout and also had an assist to cap off his 400th career NHL game. Bruins net minder Tuukka Rask […]

Bruins Squander Early Lead Against Capitals, Lose 4-3 in OT

The Washington Capitals rallied back from an early three goal deficit to beat the Boston Bruins, 4-3 in overtime in front of a sold out crowd at the Verizon Center. Eric Fehr capped off four unanswered goals for the Capitals with a spectacular goal while falling down and beating two Bruins defensemen. The goal, his […]