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Boston Bruins' David Krejci (46) celebrates his goal with teammates during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres in Boston, Saturday, April 12, 2014. The Bruins won 4-1. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Lot to like about Bruins as Stanley Cup playoffs arrive

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

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. The Detroit Red Wings will be back in town Friday night. “They … 0

Bruins rest stars, fall to Brodeur, Devils

Monday, April 14, 2014

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 victory over a revamped Boston lineup … 0

Bruins playoff schedule for series against Red Wings

Monday, April 14, 2014

RED WINGS VS. BRUINS Game 1 Friday, 7:30 p.m. at Boston (NESN, NBCSP) Game 2 Sunday, 3 p.m. at Boston (NBC) Game 3 April 22, 7:30 p.m. at Detroit (NESN, NBCSP) Game 4 April 24, 8 p.m. at Detroit (NESN, NBCSP) Game 5* April 26, 3 p.m. at Boston (NBC) Game 6* April 28, TBD *at Detroit Game 7* April 30, TBD *at … 0

Bruins, Johnson blank Oilers 4-0

Saturday, February 1, 2014

BOSTON – Chad Johnson got the better of Ben Scrivens and the Edmonton Oilers yesterday. Johnson stopped 22 shots for his second career shutout, and four players scored to lead the Bruins to a 4-0 victory over the … 0

Canadiens dominate Bruins from the start in 4-2 win

Friday, January 31, 2014

BOSTON – The Montreal Canadiens were struggling through their worst stretch of the season. Then they had to play two of the hottest teams in the NHL. They beat both – decisively. Peter Budaj stopped 34 shots and … 1

Red-hot Bruins rout 2011 hero Thomas, Panthers

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

BOSTON – The suddenly high-scoring Boston Bruins are showing no mercy, even for the departed goalie who led them to the Stanley Cup. Milan Lucic scored twice and the Bruins spoiled Tim Thomas’s first game in Boston as … 0

Bruins pull away from Islanders in 6-3 win

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

UNIONDALE, N.Y. – The Boston Bruins’ worst period was also their most prolific in a win over the New York Islanders. After a dominant first in which the Bruins scored only once on 18 shots, Boston overcame sloppiness … 0

Iginla, Chara lead Bruins over Flyers

Sunday, January 26, 2014

PHILADELPHIA – From snipers to defensemen, the Boston Bruins are getting plenty of scoring. Jarome Iginla and Zdeno Chara each had two goals, Tuukka Rask made 25 saves and the Bruins beat the Philadelphia Flyers, 6-1, yesterday. Reilly … 0

Marchand extends hot streak to lift Bruins over Kings

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

BOSTON – Brad Marchand really didn’t have an explanation for his recent run. He just wants it to last as long as possible. Marchand continued his hot scoring stretch with a pair of goals yesterday, lifting the Boston … 0

Kane scores in shootout as Blackhawks top Bruins, 3-2

Sunday, January 19, 2014

CHICAGO – Patrick Kane sped toward the net, and then shuffled his skates for a few precious seconds. Then came a well-placed wrist shot, and the Chicago Blackhawks had another big victory. Something about the Boston Bruins brings … 0

Horton finds a home with Columbus Blue Jackets

Friday, January 17, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio – It’s three hours until the puck drops for the game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and Columbus Blue Jackets. And there, all by himself in the massive arena, is Nathan Horton in a dark T-shirt, … 0

Lucic helps Bruins get past Stars, 4-2

Friday, January 17, 2014

DALLAS – Milan Lucic scored his first goal in 10 games and assisted on another goal to lead the Boston Bruins to a 4-2 victory over the Dallas Stars last night. All of the scoring came in the … 0

Bozak scores two, Maple Leafs hold off Bruins, 4-3

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

BOSTON – Three straight goals and Jonathan Bernier in net was enough for Toronto to hold a third-period lead in Boston this time. Bernier stopped 38 shots, including 15 in the final period as the Maple Leafs held … 0

Jones shuts down Providence for 2-1 Monarchs victory

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Goaltender Martin Jones stopped 32 shots to backstop the Manchester Monarchs (25-10-2-4) to a 2-1 victory over Providence last night, extending their lead in the Atlantic Division to 10 points over the Bruins (20-13-1-5). Zach O’Brien scored the go-ahead goal at 5:33 of the third period. The Bruins … 0

Krug scores twice in Bruins’ 4-1 win over Jets

Sunday, January 5, 2014

BOSTON – Torey Krug became an instant favorite in Boston when he was called up during last year’s playoffs and had four goals in the first five NHL postseason games of his career. After a quick start this … 0