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Montreal Canadiens' P.A. Parenteau, left, is checked by Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

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 to 9-1 in their last 10 regular-season …

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 …

Khokhlachev nets shootout goal as Bruins beat Blue Jackets

Saturday, November 22, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Boston Bruins goalie Niklas Svedberg figured it had to be great television after Alex Khokhlachev ended the cliffhanger with a dramatic flourish. Khokhlachev scored the winner in the seventh round of a shootout in his second NHL game, leading the Bruins over the Columbus Blue Jackets, 4-3, last night. “It …

Canadiens force Game 7 with 4-0 win over Bruins

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

MONTREAL – Max Pacioretty’s slump is over. The big left wing had a goal and an assist in the second period and Carey Price made 26 saves and the Montreal Canadiens blanked the Boston Bruins, 4-0, last night …

Bruins try to finish off Canadiens in Game 6

Sunday, May 11, 2014

BOSTON – The Boston Bruins have two chances to finish off the archrival Canadiens. They are only thinking about the first one. “It’s going to be awesome,” Bruins defenseman Kevan Miller said, looking ahead to Game 6 tonight …

Bruins beat Canadiens, 4-2, to take 3-2 series lead

Saturday, May 10, 2014

BOSTON – It took the Boston Bruins five years to score a power-play goal in the playoffs against the Montreal Canadiens. They needed only 22 seconds to do it again. Reilly Smith and Jarome Iginla scored on back-to-back …

Tim O’Sullivan: Big bad B’s back in control

Saturday, May 10, 2014

For the first time all series, the Bruins brought their big and bad from the opening faceoff in yesterday’s Game 5. They also produced on the power play for the first time. Add those two together and you …

On the menu for Bruins’ Fraser: burrito, frozen yogurt, game-winning goal

Saturday, May 10, 2014

BOSTON – Matt Fraser was eating a burrito in Providence, R.I., when he got the word that he was being promoted from the minor leagues to join the Boston Bruins for their playoff series against the Montreal Canadiens. …

Call-up Fraser scores OT winner as Bruins take Game 4

Friday, May 9, 2014

MONTREAL – Matt Fraser fantasized about a night like this as a kid in Red Deer, Alberta. Making his NHL playoff debut after being called up Wednesday from Providence of the American Hockey League, the 23-year-old Fraser scored …

Nationals’ Williams ‘fine’ after hit-and-run in car

Thursday, May 8, 2014

WASHINGTON – This is not the sort of hit-and-run situation Nationals Manager Matt Williams expected to encounter on a game day. Williams said he was stopped in traffic a few blocks away from Nationals Park while driving to …

Canadiens’ Weise getting unexpected attention

Thursday, May 8, 2014

BROSSARD, Quebec – Dale Weise is finding out what it’s like to be a Montreal Canadien when they’re winning in the springtime. Some were not happy when General Manager Marc Bergevin sent defenseman Raphael Diaz to Vancouver Canucks for the little-known Weise on Feb. 3 Now the energetic …

Letter: Shaheen can’t be a fan?

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Wow! I just read the NH GOP’s Twitter rant condemning Sen. Jeanne Shaheen for congratulating the Boston Bruins on their playoff win/advancement. When did our love of New England sports teams become political? I thought this was the last bastion of neutrality in our ridiculously polarized nation. I …

Bruins can’t dig out of hole in Game 3, fall behind in series, 2-1

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

MONTREAL – P.K. Subban is having a series to remember for the Montreal Canadiens. Subban, Dale Weise and Lars Eller each had a goal and an assist, Carey Price made 26 saves, and Montreal beat the Boston Bruins, …

Bruins, Canadiens take turns taking shots

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

BROSSARD, Quebec – The mind games have started in the Boston-Montreal playoff series. Canadiens Coach Michel Therrien said yesterday his team will not be thrown off by what he feels is an attempt by the Bruins to plant …

Canadiens happy to head home tied 1-1 with Bruins

Sunday, May 4, 2014

MONTREAL – The Canadiens are choosing to look on the bright side as they return to Montreal after earning a two-game split in Boston. Sure, they could be leading the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinal series 2-0 with the …