Bruins news and game stories 2013-14:

Posted by: MBR on Fri Apr 4th, 2014 6:26 am
Bruins on a rare skid after OT loss to LeafsBoston loses two straight for the first time in over a month. TORONTO — Nazem Kadri scored 2:51 into overtime and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Thursday night. Brad Marchand, Milan Lucic and Patrice Bergeron scored for Boston, which lost back-to-back games for the first time since Feb. 26 and March 1. Boston backup goalie Chad Johnson made 27 more: ... eafs_.html
Posted by: MBR on Sun Apr 6th, 2014 10:11 am
Bruins clinch top spot in East with 5-2 winBoston breaks a 2-2 tie by scoring two quick goals late in the third period to beat the Flyers.By Ken Powtak BOSTON — Johnny Boychuk scored the tie-breaking goal with 6:06 left in the third period, Milan Lucic had two goals and the Boston Bruins clinched the Eastern Conference’s best record with a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday afternoon... ... oals_.html
Posted by: MBR on Wed Apr 9th, 2014 5:16 am
Bruins lose in a shootout to MinnesotaThe Wild clinch a playoff spot, getting the tying goal with 1:05 remaining in the third period.By Dave Campbell ST. PAUL, Minn. — Mikko Koivu scored for Minnesota and Ilya Bryzgalov denied all three Boston shots in the shootout, lifting the Wild to a 4-3 victory over the Bruins on Tuesday night that clinched a wild-card spot in the Western Conference playoffs...Read more: ... sota_.html
Posted by: MBR on Fri Apr 11th, 2014 7:40 am
Boston Bruins fall to Winnipeg Jets, 2-1Brad Marchand nets his 24th goal of the season but the Jets prevail in the shootout.The Associated PressWINNIPEG, Manitoba — Bryan Little scored in the shootout to give the Winnipeg Jets a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins in their last home game of the season Thursday night. Little beat Chad Johnson with a low shot between his pads, the only scorer in three rounds.Winnipeg’s Evander Kane tied the game at 1 with a wrister that beat Johnson over his glove with 1:57 left in the third period. Just a few minutes earlier, Kane had hit the post...Read more: ... _2-1_.html
Posted by: MBR on Sun Apr 13th, 2014 6:38 am
Bruins clinch NHL’s top recordBoston tops Buffalo 4-1 as David Krejci scores two goals. BOSTON — Cheering fans stood and waved gold and black towels as the Boston Bruins claimed the Presidents' Trophy for the NHL's best regular-season record. The celebration will be a lot bigger if the Bruins achieve their ultimate goal, winning the Stanley Cup. "We've still got to do some work here in order to get the trophy that we all really want," Boston Coach Claude Julien said...Read more: ... cord_.html
Posted by: MBR on Mon Apr 14th, 2014 6:28 am
Brodeur may have beaten Bruins for the last timeThe Devils’ savior may be cast out of N.J.By Tom Canavan NEWARK, N.J. — Standing on the podium after what might have been the final game of his record-setting, 20-year career with the New Jersey Devils, Martin Brodeur’s eyes welled with tears when he was asked to explain his emotions. Just 15 minutes earlier, after a season-ending 3-2 win over Boston on Sunday, the soon-to be 42-year goalie stood at center ice and gave a stick salute to the crowd as his teammates stood in front of the bench and tapped their sticks to honor him...Read more: ... time_.html
Posted by: MBR on Tue Apr 15th, 2014 7:02 am
Red Wings have made these Bruins look ordinaryBy Howard Ulman BOSTON — The Boston Bruins had the NHL’s best record, allowed the second fewest goals and scored the third most. They have four strong lines, three solid defensive pairings and one of the best goalies. And they were 1-3 in the regular season against their first-round playoff opponent...Read more: ... nary_.html
Posted by: MBR on Thu Apr 17th, 2014 7:35 am
Bruins’ Bergeron gained confidence in the OlympicsPatrice Bergeron won a gold medal in Sochi, but also thrived for the Bruins when he returned from Russia. WILMINGTON, Mass. — For Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron, the 2014 Olympics were about more than winning a second gold medal with Canada. The Sochi Games were a confidence boost that he harnessed when he returned to perhaps the best of his 10 NHL seasons. The top-seeded Bruins need Bergeron to maintain his outstanding play when they face the eighth-seeded Detroit Red Wings in their first-round playoff series beginning Friday more ... pics_.html
Posted by: MBR on Fri Apr 18th, 2014 8:02 am
Julien, top-seeded Bruins focus on top prize with first-round series set to startThe President’s Trophy doesn’t shine like the Stanley CupBy Howard Ulman BOSTON — The Boston Bruins won the Presidents’ Trophy by leading the NHL with 117 points. Another number shows just how much, or little, that means. “I heard about 40 percent of the series are upsets in the first round,” Boston Coach Claude Julien said...Read more: ... art__.html