// Tuukka Rask

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 […]

Bruins Lose Division Lead in Loss to Canadiens

David Desharnais scored two goals, including the game-winner, to help the Montreal Canadiens beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 at the TD Garden. With the loss, the Bruins fall to 14-3-2 and are now two points behind the Canadians in the Northeast Division. Tomas Plekanec put Montreal on the board first with a power-play goal 9:57 […]

Bruins Win OT Thriller Against Rival Ottawa Senators, 2-1

Dennis Seidenberg‘s wrist shot deflected off of Patrice Bergeron and barely crossed to goal line, but it was enough to give the Bruins a 2-1 win in overtime to beat the injury-ridden Ottawa Senators at the TD Garden. The goal, Bergeron’s fourth of the season, underwent video review but was ruled that it crossed the […]

Bruins Soak Up The Sun In Florida, Beat Panthers 4-1

The Boston Bruins dominated a struggling Florida Panthers team with a 4-1 win during their Sunday matinee to improve to 3-1 on their current five-game road trip and finish off the Florida part of the trip. The win improves the Bruins dominant road record to 7-1-1. Milan Lucic kicked off the scoring for the B’s, […]

Pair of Horton Goals Fuel Bruins Again

Nathan Horton scored his fifth and sixth goals of the season, while Tuukka Rask made 24 of 26 stops to lead the Boston Bruins to a 4-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning from the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Florida on Thursday night. The B’s also had a goal from Patrice Bergeron and Brad […]

Thomas Vanek’s Hat Tricks Caps Off Sabres Win Over Bruins

Thomas Vanek scored three goals (6) and added two assists (9) to lead the way for the Buffalo Sabres in their 7-4 victory and handing the Boston Bruins their first regulation loss of the season. Buffalo net minder Ryan Miller (3-2-1) had 38 saves in the win. Vanek set up the game winning goal by […]

Bruins Take Down Devils 2-1 in Shootout; Remain Unbeaten in Regulation

The Bruins beat the Devils 2-1 Tuesday night. Boston remains unbeaten at home, in regulation, and have taken at least one point in every game this season. It was a tough, heavy-hitting, playoff-style game at TD Garden. Playing in the second game of a back-to-back, the Bruins looked sluggish for most of the game. Shawn Thornton stepped […]

Bruins Suffer First Loss of the Season to Rangers

Marian Gaborik capped off his hat trick night by batting home his rebound past Tuukka Rask on a breakaway with 27 seconds into overtime to give the New York Rangers a 4-3 win at Madison Square Garden. Gaborik scored his first two goals just over two minutes apart early in the first period. The Rangers […]

Bruins Improve to 2-0-0 In Tough Challenge From Winnipeg

Winnipeg got off to a quick start, but Boston kept control of things for the rest of the way, and eked out a 2-1 shootout victory over the Jets. Winnipeg got things going with a quick wrist shot past Tuukka Rask just 1:58 in. The teams then began their chess match that went on throughout […]

Bruins Start Season Strong with 3-1 Win Over Rangers

After the lengthy lockout we thought would never end, Boston finally got hockey back in the form of the Bruins hosting the New York Rangers to open up the season. Despite going 0-7 on the power play, the B’s pulled together a total team effort to earn the 3-1 victory over New York. Milan Lucic […]

The B’s Are Back! A Look at the Bruins’ Goalies

Now, let’s take a look at the Bruins’ goalies: Goalies: Tuukka Time Tuukka Rask 2011-2012 stats: GP 23 W 11 L 8 OTL 3 GAA 2.05 SV% .929 SO 3 With Tim Thomas choosing to sit out this season, it’s Tuukka Time. Tuukka Rask, who has been plagued by injuries the last two seasons, will be […]

Is Tuukka Rask Ready to be the No. 1 Goalie for the Bruins?

Many people expected the Bruins to ink Tuukka Rask to a long-term deal this offseason, but instead he agreed to a one year deal worth $3.5 million. Rask had this to say when asked about signing a one year deal: “We figured that [the one-year deal] is best for both parties, and then if I […]

After No Big Off-Season Moves, Are the Bruins Good Enough?

With the NFL season only a few weeks away that can only mean that the NHL season is rapidly approaching as well. The off-season thus far for the Bruins has been a rather quiet one, only resigning players from last seasons roster. Peter Chiarelli has made it clear that he likes his team and is […]