Bruins news and game stories 2013-14:

Posted by: MBR on Sat Dec 7th, 2013 8:13 am
Bruins lose game and BoychukHost Montreal edges Boston, 2-1.The Associated PressMONTREAL — Max Pacioretty scored his ninth goal in the last nine games and the surging Montreal Canadiens stretched their unbeaten run to nine with a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night.Tomas Plekanec also scored for Montreal (18-9-3), which jumped a point ahead of Boston (18-8-2) into first place in the Atlantic Division – although the Bruins have two games in hand. The Canadiens are 8-0-1 in their last nine.Gregory Campbell scored for Boston, which is 6-2-1 in its past ... chuk_.html
Posted by: MBR on Sat Dec 14th, 2013 7:38 am
Bruins battling injuries, illness against Oilers EDMONTON, Alberta — The Boston Bruins barely had enough gas to make it to the finish line, but they still managed to get there two goals faster than the Edmonton Oilers. The injured and flu-stricken Bruins were seriously short-staffed when they arrived in Edmonton, but summoned enough energy to build … ... st-oilers/
Posted by: MBR on Wed Dec 18th, 2013 6:34 am
Rask, Chara help Bruins snuff out FlamesBy Mike Shalin BOSTON — Tuukka Rask stopped 21 shots for his third shutout of the season and defenseman Zdeno Chara scored two power-play goals as the Boston Bruins returned from a four-game road trip with a 2-0 victory over the Calgary Flames on a snowy Tuesday night. The second win over more: ... ut-flames/
Posted by: MBR on Fri Dec 20th, 2013 6:44 am
Stafford, former UMaine standout spark Sabres past BruinsBy Mark Ludwiczak BUFFALO, N.Y. — Right winger Drew Stafford scored his first goal since early November to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night. Stafford scored the game-winning goal on a wraparound with 5:41 remaining. It was his third goal of the season and...Read more: ... st-bruins/
Posted by: MBR on Sun Dec 22nd, 2013 9:46 pm
Bruins continue home dominance with win over SabresBy Mike Shalin BOSTON — The Boston Bruins are taking this home ice advantage thing seriously. “That’s what you try to do every year — you want to make your building a tough one to play in and the crowd’s been great and they’ve helped out a lot so far throughout the year,” … ... er-sabres/
Posted by: MBR on Tue Dec 24th, 2013 6:59 am
Iginla scores twice as Bruins beat Predators NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Jarome Iginla scored twice and Reilly Smith and Carl Soderberg each netted one and set up two others Monday night as the Boston Bruins skated to a 6-2 NHL victory over Nashville. Brad Marchand and Matt Fraser also scored and Ryan Spooner notched three assists for his …Read more: ... predators/
Posted by: MBR on Wed Dec 25th, 2013 7:23 am
15-game suspension upheld for Bruins’ ThorntonThornton appealed the ban last week after he was sanctioned for punching and injuring an unsuspecting opponent on Dec. 7.Read more: ... rnton.html
Posted by: MBR on Thu Dec 26th, 2013 4:00 am
Boston Bruins’ Reilly Smith making his pointThe last forward to survive training-camp cuts is on a scoring tear.By Stephen Harris BOSTON — It seems incredible given how things have worked out, but winger Reilly Smith wasn’t even assured a spot on the Boston Bruins’ roster during training camp less than three months ago...Read more: ... oint_.html
Posted by: MBR on Sat Dec 28th, 2013 6:33 am
Smith scores twice as Bruins rip SenatorsBoston overcomes a slow start to blank its division rival. BOSTON — Reilly Smith is opening a lot of eyes and scoring a lot of goals. The right winger scored two goals, and Tuukka Rask made 33 saves for his fourth shutout of the season to lift the Boston Bruins to a 5-0 rout of the Ottawa Senators on Friday night. “He’s a very talented player and he gets in front of the net. It’s paying off for him right now,” Bruins forward Brad Marchand said...Read more: ... _5-0_.html