May 18, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
Tyler Seguin’s breakout in the playoffs is a more than welcome sight for Bruins fans’ eyes. It also puts the spotlight squarely on Bruins coach Claude Julien who had him sit out the first two rounds as a healthy scratch.
May 18, 2011, 1:17 AM EDT
The Bruins and Lightning can take away some good things from their first two games, but both teams have a lot to work on going into Game 3.
May 17, 2011, 11:49 PM EDT
Tyler Seguin took over in the second and the Bruins held on in the third to win 6-5 to earn a 1-1 series tie with the Lightning in Game 2.
May 17, 2011, 6:00 PM EDT
Tonight’s Game 2 between Boston and Tampa Bay sees the Bruins trying to make things better for themselves by being rougher on the Lightning.
May 15, 2011, 12:18 AM EDT
Tampa Bay used an early three goal blitz in the first period to put Boston in their place and take Game 1.
May 14, 2011, 7:00 PM EDT
It’s the time you’ve all been waiting for: Our predictions on how we think the Eastern Conference finals will go.
May 14, 2011, 6:00 PM EDT
This post is your one-stop source for PHT content regarding Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Lightning and Bruins.
May 14, 2011, 4:13 PM EDT
15 years ago, Martin St. Louis and Tim Thomas helped the University of Vermont make its first Frozen Four. Now they are the biggest obstacles in each others’ paths to a Stanley Cup finals appearance.
May 13, 2011, 6:57 PM EDT
PHT takes a look at who the leaders are for the Conn Smythe Trophy are as we head into the Conference finals.
May 13, 2011, 1:45 AM EDT
Now that we’re down to the Conference finals in the East and West, we want to know… Who do you have winning it all now?
May 7, 2011, 3:00 PM EDT
With the Eastern Conference final set between Boston and Tampa Bay, we want to know who you think comes out on top.
May 7, 2011, 1:21 PM EDT
Yes, the Flyers are done and out of the playoffs after being swept by the Bruins. Gee, I wonder what might make the list of what went wrong?
May 6, 2011, 11:36 PM EDT
The Bruins are off to their first Eastern Conference final since 1992 after getting redemption for last year’s second round collapse against the Flyers.
May 5, 2011, 12:50 AM EDT
A bad start for Philly turned into a bad ending as the Flyers now sit in the same position they were in last year down 3-0 in the series after losing 5-1 to Boston tonight.
May 4, 2011, 3:43 AM EDT
The Flyers know that their goalies are unlikely to “steal” games for them, but Peter Laviolette won’t lay all the blame on his netminders.
May 3, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
Time for the grand tour from Tim Thomas’ glorious night, finding a silver lining for Philly, looking for Milan Lucic, Caps in a must-win game despite discouragement, and how Vancouver’s other stars must step up.
May 3, 2011, 1:48 AM EDT
Tim Thomas was outstanding while David Krejci gave the Bruins a 2-0 series lead after his overtime goal.
May 2, 2011, 5:46 PM EDT
The lineups for the Bruins-Flyers should be the same as Game 1, so this post provides a guide to the few American-born players who will perform in Game 2. It also includes Andrew Ference’s thoughts on the Osama bin Laden news.
Apr 30, 2011, 6:35 PM EDT
David Krejci gouged the Flyers with two goals and two assists as the Bruins dominated Philadelphia 7-3 in Game 1. Philly faces more goalie questions while Boston’s only true concern was their power play.
Apr 30, 2011, 4:17 PM EDT
The Nathan Horton-Milan Lucic-David Krejci carried the momentum from earning the Bruins’ Game 7 OT goal into the first period, creating both of Boston’s goals to give them a 2-1 lead over the Flyers.
Apr 30, 2011, 2:55 PM EDT
Stop by to watch Game 1 between Boston and Philadelphia from Wells Fargo Center, stay for the witty banter and questions.
Apr 30, 2011, 12:08 PM EDT
While the Bruins and Flyers met about a year ago in the 2010 semifinals, there are enough new faces to make the 2011 series compellingly different. Tim Thomas, Nathan Horton and Kris Versteeg rank among the ‘newcomers.’
Apr 28, 2011, 9:41 PM EDT
The Eastern Conference second round doesn’t get going until tomorrow night, but that’s not going to stop us from sounding off on who we think advances to the Eastern Conference final.
Apr 28, 2011, 8:00 AM EDT
The Bruins became only the third team in NHL history to cough up a 3-0 series in last year’s semifinals against the Flyers. Can they exact their revenge this time around or will it be more of the same? Let us know in the poll.
Apr 27, 2011, 11:01 PM EDT
The Bruins and Canadiens played another great game, but Boston beat their historical rivals in Game 7 thanks to Nathan Horton’s second OT winner of the series.
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- Selanne rips Boudreau in book 17
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- Update: Wild’s Harding out indefinitely with fractured foot 20
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