Clear
25°
Clear
Hi 46° | Lo 30°
Boston Bruins

Bruins sitting in eighth in Eastern Conference

Sunday, March 29, 2015

BATTLE IN THE EAST A look at the Eastern Conference standings – the top eight teams make the playoffs – with records, points and games remaining: *Montreal 47-21-8 102 6 *N.Y. Rangers 47-21-7 101 7 Tampa Bay 46-23-7 99 6 N.Y. Islanders 45-27-5 95 5 Pittsburgh 42-23-11 95 6 Detroit 40-23-12 92 7 Washington 41-25-10 92 6 Boston 38-25-13 89 6 On the outside Ottawa 37-26-12 86 7 Florida 35-26-15 85 6 * - clinched playoff spot …

Pastrnak scores game-winner in OT as Bruins edge Hurricanes, 2-1

Sunday, March 29, 2015

RALEIGH, N.C. – A couple of rookies came up big for the Boston Bruins yesterday. David Pastrnak had a goal and an assist, scoring the winner on a nice centering pass from Carl Soderberg at 4:23 of overtime, and the Bruins earned a 2-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes. The victory put the …

Bruins find their swagger, notch 4-2 win over first-place Rangers

Sunday, March 29, 2015

BOSTON – If the Boston Bruins want an example of what’s needed in the final few games to make the playoffs, they can simply watch a replay of the first period against the New York Rangers. Milan Lucic scored twice in the first 10 minutes, Carl Soderberg also scored in the first period, …

Source: Boston Bruins place Simon Gagne on waivers

Thursday, January 29, 2015

A person familiar with the decision told the Associated Press that the Boston Bruins placed veteran forward Simon Gagne on waivers for the purpose of releasing him. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the team has not announced the move made yesterday. The decision is …

Monarchs lose to Bruins, 2-1, in overtime

Saturday, January 24, 2015

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Manchester Monarchs surrendered a power-play goal in overtime as they fell in their final game before the All-Star break, losing 2-1 at Providence last night. Brian O’Neill put the Monarchs ahead, 1-0, with 16 seconds remaining in the first period when he took a …

Rask, Hamilton lead Bruins to 3-1 win over Stars

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

DALLAS – Tuukka Rask made 36 saves, and Dougie Hamilton had a goal and an assist to lead the Boston Bruins past the Dallas Stars, 3-1, last night. Hamilton assisted on Gregory Campbell’s second-period goal that broke a …

Reports: Gillette Stadium to host next Winter Classic between Bruins and Canadiens

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Though an official announcement hasn’t been made yet, reports have come out that name Gillette Stadium as the next site of the Winter Classic, scheduled for New Year’s Day in 2016. According to Comcast Sports New England, the home of the Patriots will host the annual outdoor game, …

Monarchs back in first after beating Bruins, 2-1

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Jordan Weal scored in overtime as the Manchester Monarchs beat the Providence Bruins, 2-1, last night. The Monarchs (26-9-3-2) jumped back into first place in the Eastern Conference with the win, beating the Bruins (18-16-5-1) for the fourth time this season. Josh Gratton opened the scoring at 17:39 …

Bruins win streak ends as Blue Jackets end skid

Sunday, January 18, 2015

BOSTON — Stuck in a four-game losing streak, the Columbus Blue Jackets rested their All-Star goalie and let backup Curtis McElhinney have another shot at the Boston Bruins. McElhinney answered with 34 saves as Columbus ended its own …

Bruins forward Brad Marchand suspended two games

Saturday, January 17, 2015

NEW YORK – Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand was suspended for two games without pay by the NHL yesterday for slew-footing New York Rangers forward Derick Brassard. Marchand wasn’t penalized for the infraction in the second period of Boston’s 3-0 home victory Thursday night. The suspension will cost …

Bruins to keep Pastrnak with team

Friday, January 16, 2015

BOSTON – The Boston Bruins are keeping teenage forward David Pastrnak up with the big club, thus using up the first year of his entry level contract. Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli made the announcement last night after …

Headlines from around the world in sports

Friday, January 16, 2015

COLLEGE FOOTBALL Ohio State QB Jones says he’ll return to Buckeyes COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones, 3-0 as a college starter including a win in the national championship game, said he will return to the …

Rask, Bruins hand Rangers second straight shutout loss

Friday, January 16, 2015

BOSTON – It didn’t take long for Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask to get tested. His strong start made it a rough night for the New York Rangers. Rask made 30 saves for his second shutout, Patrice Bergeron …

Bruins rookie Pastrnak scores twice in 4-3 win over Lightning

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

BOSTON – Boston rookie David Pastrnak is making a looming decision for the Bruins’ front office appear much easier. Pastrnak scored twice for the second straight game as the Bruins extended their winning streak to four straight, beating …

Bruins’ Gagne won’t return to team due to personal reasons

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Boston Bruins forward Simon Gagne will not return to the team this year for personal reasons, General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced yesterday. “At this time Simon feels that he has to be home with his family and he …