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Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates after his goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in Boston, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Malkin scores to lift Penguins past Bruins in overtime, 3-2

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

BOSTON – Evgeni Malkin scored his second goal of the night 32 seconds into overtime, giving the Pittsburgh Penguins a 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins yesterday. Sidney Crosby had a goal and two assists, including a crossing pass for Malkin’s one-timer past goalie Tuukka Rask. Kris Letang had three assists for the Penguins, who had lost their last two …

Canadiens beat Bruins, 2-0, behind Price’s 33 saves

Sunday, November 23, 2014

BOSTON – Montreal winger Max Pacioretty had a simple explanation for why the Canadiens have had so much success lately against the Boston Bruins. They play just like them. Carey Price made 33 saves, Tomas Plekanec had a goal and an assist, and Montreal beat the Bruins, 2-0, last night. The Canadiens improved …

UNH football team looks to cement conference championship vs. rival Maine

Saturday, November 22, 2014

DURHAM – The road trip is a familiar one. The University of New Hampshire football team travels north to face rival Maine today at 3:30 p.m. in the 103rd meeting between the two teams. The winner will hoist the rivalry’s trophy, the Brice-Cowell Musket. A win against the Black Bears (5-5) in today’s …

Bruins open camp minus Krug, Smith

Friday, September 19, 2014

BOSTON – The Boston Bruins have some lineup questions entering training camp after a disappointing second-round exit in the playoffs. “Absolutely. Competition, with it comes uncertainty, and we’d all like things to be certain,” General Manager Peter Chiarelli …

Source: Bruins, Krejci agree to $43.5 million deal

Thursday, September 4, 2014

According to ESPN, the Boston Bruins and center David Krejci agreed on a six-year deal worth $43.5 million. The contract is set to kick in for the 2015-16 season. Krejci, who has one year remaining on his current three-year, $15.75 million deal, finished with 19 goals and 50 …

UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion drenched in hoops history

Thursday, July 31, 2014

LOS ANGELES – The House That Wooden Built is waterlogged. Pauley Pavilion, UCLA’s storied basketball arena where John Wooden coached teams that won eight of his 10 national championships, was drying out yesterday after the court was deluged …

Stastny, Iginla and Miller sign in flurry of deals

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

NHL teams quickly snatched up the best players available in free agency, giving Paul Stastny, Jarome Iginla and Ryan Miller new homes in the league. When the market opened yesterday, teams tried to make a splash to improve …

Penguins’ Crosby named NHL MVP; Rask and Bergeron win awards

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby won his second Hart Trophy as the NHL’s most valuable player last night at the league’s postseason awards ceremony in Las Vegas. Crosby also collected the Art Ross Trophy as the league scoring …

Bruins don’t plan to be big players in free agency

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

BOSTON – The Boston Bruins don’t expect to make a major signing in free agency. And a player drafted from a mediocre crop this week likely won’t make an immediate impact. So General Manager Peter Chiarelli plans some small changes to improve the team that exited the playoffs …

Bruins to open at home against Philadelphia

Sunday, June 22, 2014

The Boston Bruins will open their season at home against the Philadelphia Flyers on Oct. 8 (a Wednesday), and travel to Detroit twice in the first week of the season. The NHL released the season schedule yesterday. After opening with Philadelphia, the Bruins will head to Detroit on …

Chiarelli: Bruins not bringing back Shawn Thornton

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

According to Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli, forward Shawn Thornton will not be returning to the team next year. “Today I met with Shawn. We had a good meeting and I informed him that we wouldn’t be re-signing …

Bruins’ Lucic not sorry for handshake line comment

Saturday, May 17, 2014

BOSTON – The traditional post-series handshake between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens wasn’t the symbol of sportsmanship the NHL might be looking for. Bruins forward Milan Lucic said something to anger Montreal’s Dale Weise and Alexei Emelin …

Despite NHL’s best record, Bruins done for season

Friday, May 16, 2014

BOSTON – The Boston Bruins went to the TD Garden for Game 7 of their playoff series against Montreal knowing that someone’s season would end. They just never considered it might be theirs. “Oh, it’s tough to swallow,” …

Canadiens complete upset of top-seeded Bruins with 3-1 win

Thursday, May 15, 2014

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 …

Bruins and Canadiens set for Game 7 – as we should have expected

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Of course Boston and Montreal are going to a Game 7, what else did you expect? The Bruins may have been the favorites. They may have finished with 17 more points than the Canadiens in the regular season. …