Bruins news and game stories 2013-14:

Posted by: MBR on Wed May 7th, 2014 12:05 pm
Bruins drop Game 3 to Montreal, trail series 2-1For the third straight game, the Canadiens hold a 3-1 lead in the third period. This time, they don’t let it completely slip away.The Associated PressMONTREAL — P.K. Subban is having a series to remember for the Montreal Canadiens. Subban, Dale Weise and Lars Eller each had a goal and an assist, Carey Price made 26 saves, and Montreal beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 on Tuesday night to take the lead in their NHL Eastern Conference semifinal...Read more: ... _2-1_.html
Posted by: MBR on Thu May 8th, 2014 7:50 am
Bruins not feeling panic despite trailing CanadiensBoston will try to tie the series with a Game 4 win in Montreal on Thursday night.From news service reportsBROSSARD, Quebec — Dale Weise is finding out what it’s like to be a Montreal Canadien when they’re winning in the springtime. Some were not happy when General Manager Marc Bergevin sent defenseman Raphael Diaz to the Vancouver Canucks for the little-known Weise on Feb. 3. Now the energetic fourth-line winger is becoming a playoff star...Read more: ... iens_.html
Posted by: MBR on Fri May 9th, 2014 7:22 am
Bruins score quickly in OT, tie up series 2-2Little-used Matt Fraser stuffs a rebound past Montreal’s goalie 1:19 into overtime, giving Boston a much-needed victory. MONTREAL — Matt Fraser fantasized about a night like this as a kid in Red Deer, Alberta.Making his NHL playoff debut after being called up Wednesday from Providence of the American Hockey League, the 23-year-old Fraser scored at 1:19 of overtime to give the Boston Bruins a 1-0 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night. "It's something I dreamed about many times on the outdoor rinks growing up," Fraser said. "It's every kid's dream to score in overtime."...Read more: ... _2-2_.html
Posted by: MBR on Sun May 11th, 2014 5:45 am
Bruins beat Canadiens 4-2 to take 3-2 series leadBoston can eliminate the Canadiens in Montreal on Monday nightBy Jimmy Golen BOSTON – Reilly Smith and Jarome Iginla scored 22 seconds apart to help the Boston Bruins snap a five-year playoff power-play drought against Montreal and beat the Canadiens 4-2 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Saturday night. The Bruins lead the best-of-seven series 3-2, with a chance to eliminate the Canadiens in Montreal on Monday night. Game 7 would be Wednesday night back in Boston...Read more: ... lead_.html
Posted by: MBR on Mon May 12th, 2014 7:16 am
Bruins seek clincher against CanadiensBoston has two chances to finish off Montreal but hopes it needs only one.BOSTON — The Boston Bruins have two chances to finish off the archrival Montreal Canadiens. They are only thinking about the first one. “It’s going to be awesome,” Bruins defenseman Kevan Miller said, looking to Game 6 in Montreal on Monday night. “This is the biggest game – the hardest one to win. So, we need to be ready.” The Bruins won 4-2 in Game 5 on Saturday to take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series and send the Canadiens to the brink of elimination. Game 6 is Monday at the raucous Bell Centre, with Game 7 in Boston on Wednesday night, if necessary...Read more: ... iens_.html
Posted by: MBR on Mon May 12th, 2014 7:23 am
Bruins’ Thornton fined for squirting waterShawn Thornton says he ‘got caught up in the moment’ when he squirted water from the bench at P.K. Subban of the Canadiens in the final minute of Saturday night’s game. NEW YORK — Boston Bruins forward Shawn Thornton said on Sunday that he will not contest a fine of more than $2,800 for squirting water from the bench at Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban in the final minute of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. “I obviously got caught up in the moment,”....Read more: ... ater_.html
Posted by: MBR on Tue May 13th, 2014 8:02 am
After 4-0 loss, Bruins must show up for showdownMontreal forces Game 7, which moves the series back to Boston Wednesday.The Associated PressMONTREAL — Max Pacioretty’s slump is over.Pacioretty had a goal and an assist in the second period, and Carey Price made 26 saves Monday night as the Montreal Canadiens shut out the Boston Bruins 4-0 to force Game 7 in their Eastern Conference semifinal series.The series is 3-3. Game 7 is Wednesday night in Boston.Read more: ... iens_.html
Posted by: MBR on Wed May 14th, 2014 7:50 am
Game 7 experience on Bruins’ sideBut Boston must play better to beat the Montreal Canadiens BOSTON — The Bruins’ crowd has been hostile to Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban, booing him every time he touches the puck. And he can’t wait to get back to Boston. “That’s what playoffs is all about, man,” Subban said after Montreal won Game 6 to force the series back to Boston’s TD Garden for a decisive seventh game. “I hope their crowd is louder. ... I hope it gets nasty, I hope it gets dirty.”...Read more: ... side_.html
Posted by: MBR on Thu May 15th, 2014 8:08 am
Bruins fall to Montreal in Game 7, eliminated from playoffsThe 3-1 defeat ends Boston’s season earlier than expected, as the Canadiens advance to the Eastern Conference Finals. BOSTON – Even as the Montreal Canadiens swept through the opening round of the playoffs — their first postseason series victory in four years — they knew that a more difficult challenge was next. The Boston Bruins. Their Original Six rival. The defending Eastern Conference champions and the NHL’s top team in the regular season. “That’s our measuring stick,” forward Max Pacioretty said after the Canadiens beat the Bruins 3-1 in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Wednesday night. “There’s always been that rivalry, and that bad feeling between Boston and Montreal. Not just between the cities, but in the rooms, too.”...Read more: ... offs_.html