Bruins news and game stories 2013-14:

Posted by: MBR on Sun Apr 27th, 2014 6:32 am
Bruins beat Red Wings 4-2, advance in playoffsTuukka Rask makes 31 saves. BOSTON — The regular season wasn’t much of a struggle for the Boston Bruins, and neither was their first-round playoff series against the Detroit Red Wings. Tuukka Rask made 31 saves Saturday, and the defending Eastern Conference champions eliminated the Red Wings with a 4-2 victory in Game 5...Read more: ... offs_.html
Posted by: MBR on Mon Apr 28th, 2014 7:46 am
Bruins, Canadiens to resume playoff rivalryIt’s like a rite of spring, and now favors Boston. BROSSARD, Quebec — The Montreal Canadiens are ready to add another chapter to one of hockey’s greatest rivalries. After eliminating the Tampa Bay Lightning in four games, Montreal is preparing to face Boston in the second round of the playoffs. It will be the 34th time the clubs have met in the postseason, more than any other two teams in North American pro sports, in a rivalry that dates to 1929...Read more: ... alry_.html
Posted by: MBR on Wed Apr 30th, 2014 7:38 am
Elite players mean an elite defense for BruinsThree players may capture individual awards. BOSTON — The stingy defense the Boston Bruins played all season was even better in the first round of the playoffs. No wonder three of their defensive stars have been chosen as finalists for NHL awards. And a clean sweep of the regular-season prizes is possible: Zdeno Chara for the Norris Trophy given to the best defenseman, Patrice Bergeron for the Selke Trophy that goes to the top defensive forward, and Tuukka Rask for the Vezina Trophy awarded to the best goalie...Read more: ... uins_.html
Posted by: MBR on Thu May 1st, 2014 8:42 am
Bruins ready for rivalry round in the playoffsBoston and Montreal meet for the 34th time in the playoffs, beginning Thursday night. BOSTON — Claude Julien knows all about this rivalry. He coached Montreal for three seasons, and now he’s in charge in Boston. “I hated Boston when I was in Montreal and now I hate Montreal because I’m in Boston,” he said. “It’s a lot of fun.” The second round of the NHL playoffs begins Thursday night when the Canadiens visit the Bruins for Game 1 of the 34th postseason series between the teams, by far the most in the NHL...Read more: ... offs_.html
Posted by: MBR on Fri May 2nd, 2014 5:59 am
Bruins fall to Montreal 4-3 in Game 1 in grueling 2OT lossThe Bruins outshoot the Canadiens 51 to 33, but lose home-ice advantage on P.K. Subban’s game-winning goal. BOSTON — P.K. Subban scored his second goal of the game at 4:17 of the second overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a 4-3 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals...Read more: ... loss_.html
Posted by: MBR on Sat May 3rd, 2014 9:53 am
Bruins condemn racist slurs about Canadiens’ SubbanThe Bruins and Boston’s mayor say rants against P.K. Subban cross the line. BOSTON — The Boston Bruins and Mayor Marty Walsh condemned racist slurs that appeared on the social media site Twitter shortly after Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban scored the winning goal in the second overtime of their NHL playoff game Thursday night...Read more: ... ubban.html
Posted by: MBR on Sat May 3rd, 2014 9:55 am
Bruins will keep giving it their best shotEven Montreal admits it was lucky in Game 1.By Howard Ulman BOSTON — The Bruins pelted Carey Price with 51 shots. An overtime bid by Boston’s Carl Soderberg slid across the crease behind the goalie but didn’t go in. The team with the NHL’s best regular-season record had plenty of chances. So Coach Claude Julien says the Bruins are feeling positive after the Montreal Canadiens’ 4-3 double-overtime victory in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Thursday night...Read more: ... shot_.html
Posted by: MBR on Sun May 4th, 2014 7:51 am
Bruins storm back for a 5-3 win over CanadiensBoston scores four times in the third period in Game 2 to even the series.By Jimmy Golen BOSTON — Reilly Smith scored the go-ahead goal with 3:32 left, and the Boston Bruins rallied from two down in the third period to beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-3 on Saturday and tie the Eastern Conference semifinals at one game apiece. The Bruins trailed 3-1 with just over nine minutes remaining before Dougie Hamilton scored, then Patrice Bergeron tied it with 5:43 remaining. Reilly then wristed a cross-ice pass from Torey Krug past Carey Price to give Boston the lead...Read more: ... iens_.html
Posted by: MBR on Tue May 6th, 2014 6:42 am
Bruins say they know the secret to beating Montreal goalie Carey PriceBut Price says there’s nothing to Boston’s revelation of shooting high.BROSSARD, Quebec — The mind games have started in the Boston-Montreal playoff series. Canadiens Coach Michel Therrien said Monday his team will not be thrown off by what he feels is an attempt by the Bruins to plant a seed of doubt in goalie Carey Price’s head. He feels the same way about what he thinks is Bruins Coach Claude Julien’s bid to catch a break from the more: ... rice_.html