Apr 27, 2011, 4:37 PM EDT
Two Game 7 matchups tonight round out the first round of the NHL playoffs. Buckle up.
Apr 27, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
Alex Burrows’ Game 7 couldn’t have been more frantic and maddening. Good thing for him it came out positively. Also we look at how Ryan Miller and Corey Crawford’s nights compared and we hope that referee Kevin Pollock’s bad night is just that.
Apr 26, 2011, 10:27 PM EDT
The Canadiens never make it easy and they made life hard on the Bruins tonight winning 2-1 and forcing a Game 7 tomorrow night.
Apr 24, 2011, 12:01 AM EDT
Even with great “saves” by Michael Ryder and Zdeno Chara, Carey Price and Tim Thomas stole the show in the Bruins’ dramatic 2-1 double OT win. Find out how Boston took a 3-2 series lead in this post.
Apr 22, 2011, 12:26 PM EDT
The NHL named the three finalists for the 2010-11 Vezina Trophy: Roberto Luongo, Pekka Rinne and Tim Thomas.
Apr 21, 2011, 10:43 PM EDT
The Habs built three leads, but the Bruins kept coming back and ultimately tied the series with a 5-4 overtime win. The ragtag line of Michael Ryder, Chris Kelly and Rich Peverley ended up being the heroes.
Apr 21, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
Today’s action sees the Canadiens look to put a stranglehold on the series with Boston, Vancouver to wrap things up against Chicago, and to see if the Kings can pick themselves up off the floor.
Apr 19, 2011, 10:22 PM EDT
The Bruins decided to take it the serenity – and Miracle on Ice related history – of Lake Placid, New York during their off day today.
Apr 18, 2011, 11:17 PM EDT
After two soul-crushing losses to start the series, the Bruins have life after Tim Thomas holds strong and helps give Boston a 4-2 win in Game 3 to cut Montreal’s series lead to 2-1.
Apr 17, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
In our Five Thoughts we help you learn to love the shutout in the playoffs. After six shutouts through 16 games, it’s easy to get nervous. Relax kids, it’s all fun. We’ve also got worries for Boston and San Jose.
Apr 16, 2011, 10:30 PM EDT
The Bruins are in big trouble as they’ll head to Montreal for Game 3 down 2-0 in the series against Montreal.
Apr 14, 2011, 11:27 PM EDT
As if Bruins fans didn’t have enough problems dealing with the playoffs last year, tonight they got a taste of what Capitals and Penguins fans had last year when dealing with Montreal.
Apr 11, 2011, 11:15 PM EDT
Who made the best save of the last week of the 2010-11 season? The contestants are: James Reimer, Tim Thomas, Ondrej Pavelec, Pekka Rinne, Ilya Bryzgalov and Tuukka Rask.
Apr 11, 2011, 5:52 PM EDT
A blood feud on ice that’s become a virtually annual event. Montreal and Boston go to war once again and we dig in to see who we think will win. You can vote in our poll and tell us how smart/dumb you think we are.
Apr 9, 2011, 5:21 PM EDT
Tim Thomas broke Dominik Hasek’s record for highest save percentage in a NHL season after Boston beat Ottawa 3-1 today.
Apr 7, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
Tim Thomas provides some great stops, earning April 6th’s Saves of the Night.
Apr 4, 2011, 10:21 PM EDT
It seemed like the East playoff bubble would get crazier when the Rangers trailed the Bruins 3-0, but New York stormed back to take a stunning 5-3 win. This post recaps that game and updates the playoff picture.
Apr 1, 2011, 12:50 PM EDT
The NHL named its Three Stars for the month of March: Corey Perry, Daniel Sedin and Pekka Rinne.
Mar 30, 2011, 1:46 AM EDT
With how things shook out in the West tonight, there wasn’t a lot of movement, but the Kings, Canucks, and Coyotes all did themselves huge favors winning.
Mar 27, 2011, 11:00 PM EDT
The Bruins became the fourth team to lock up a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference by taking out Philadelphia 2-1. They’ve also helped put the Flyers into a more precarious position.
Mar 20, 2011, 5:55 PM EDT
Who should be the MVP? Pierre McGuire and Mike Milbury discuss their choices, including Jonathan Toews, Daniel Sedin, Nicklas Lidstrom, Carey Price, Tim Thomas and Pekka Rinne.
Mar 19, 2011, 10:53 PM EDT
After placing themselves among the league’s elite, the Bruins are 1-3-3 in their last seven games with only a shootout win in that span. Yet before the team gets too worried, this post explains why the short-term future should be much brighter.
Mar 9, 2011, 10:30 AM EDT
It wasn’t great night for Tuukka Rask and the Bruins, but he made one outstanding stick save that earned him the March 8th Save of the Night.
Mar 2, 2011, 8:30 PM EDT
With the trade deadline over and teams gearing up for the playoffs now, Mike Milbury lets us know who he thinks is tops in the East.
Feb 27, 2011, 1:46 AM EDT
The Bruins sent notice that they’re going to be serious Cup contenders by beating the NHL’s best team, Vancouver, in their house 3-1.
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