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Buffalo Sabres goaltender Chad Johnson (31) gets beat by Boston Bruins center Ryan Spooner (51) as he scored the game-winning goal during the team shootout of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 in Buffalo, N.Y.  Boston won 3-2. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

Marchand, Spooner come through for Bruins in shootout win over Sabres

Friday, February 5, 2016

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Five players on the Buffalo Sabres had a chance to stop Brad Marchand before the streaking Boston Bruins forward finished his end-to-end rush with a flourish. Marchand scored his eighth goal in eight games to help Boston erase a two-goal deficit, and Ryan Spooner scored in regulation and the shootout to lead the Bruins to a 3-2 …

Parenteau scores in OT, Leafs come back to beat Bruins 4-3

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

BOSTON – The Toronto Maple Leafs had plenty to celebrate Tuesday night. Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau scored a power-play goal with 1:54 left in overtime and Toronto rallied from a two-goal deficit in the third period to beat the Boston Bruins, 4-3, and end a four-game skid. “It felt pretty good,” Parenteau said. “There was …

Bruins goalie Gustavsson on injured list

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

BOSTON – The Bruins placed goalie Jonas Gustavsson on the injured list and recalled goaltender Malcolm Subban from the Providence Bruins on an emergency basis. Boston General Manager Don Sweeney said Monday that Gustavsson is waiting to be cleared for full participation by the medical staff. Gustavsson started in the Bruins’ 6-2 loss to Anaheim on Jan. 26 was taken to a hospital …

Marchand scores twice as Bruins defeat Panthers, 3-1

Saturday, October 31, 2015

SUNRISE, Fla. – Brad Marchand scored twice and Zdeno Chara picked up his first goal of the season to lead the Boston Bruins to a 3-1 win over the Florida Panthers on Friday night. Marchand, who extended his …

Bruins blank Coyotes for first home victory of season

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

BOSTON – The big offensive night was nice. The shutout made the Boston Bruins feel a lot better. Tuukka Rask made 24 saves for his first shutout, David Krejci scored twice and the Bruins beat the Arizona Coyotes, …

Pastrnak lifts Bruins to 5-3 win over Islanders

Saturday, October 24, 2015

NEW YORK – After a slow start, the Boston Bruins picked up their intensity in the second period and rolled over the New York Islanders. David Pastrnak broke a tie late in the second period and Boston scored …

Giroux’s OT goal lifts Flyers to 5-4 comeback over Bruins

Thursday, October 22, 2015

BOSTON – Claude Giroux’s second goal, coming on a power play 2:09 into overtime, lifted the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-4 win over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night. The Flyers overcame a two-goal deficit in the third …

Bruins’ defense struggles again in 6-3 loss to high-powered Lightning

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

BOSTON – Loaded with postseason experience on a roster that’s nearly identical to last season, the Tampa Bay Lightning are off to another strong start. Steven Stamkos scored his 500th career point with a tiebreaking power-play goal that …

Canadiens dominate Bruins, 4-2, dropping Boston to 0-2

Sunday, October 11, 2015

BOSTON – Lars Eller scored two goals for Montreal and Alex Galchenyuk had three assists as the Canadiens beat the Boston Bruins, 4-2, on Saturday night. Alexander Semin added two assists and David Desharnais scored for Montreal, which …

Jets beat Bruins, 6-2, snap 13-game losing streak in Boston

Friday, October 9, 2015

BOSTON – Six different Winnipeg skaters scored in the season opener, and Jets Coach Paul Maurice is happy about that. Not just for the well-distributed scoring, but because he’s got a half-dozen players who can spend another day …

Bruins hoping playoff drought is a short one

Thursday, October 8, 2015

BOSTON – The Boston Bruins didn’t quite clean house after missing the playoffs for the first time since 2007. It was more like a little tidying up. General Manager Peter Chiarelli was fired, but Coach Claude Julien stayed. …

Bruins sign backup G Gustavsson to 1-year, $700,000 contract

Monday, October 5, 2015

The Boston Bruins signed backup goalier Jonas Gustavsson to a one-year, $700,000 deal Sunday. The former Red Wings and Maple Leafs goalie is expected to back up Tuukka Rask. Gustavsson, 30, has appeared in 148 NHL games, posting a 60-55-21 record with a 2.89 goals against average and …

Bruins lose to Capitals in final preseason game

Saturday, October 3, 2015

T.J. Oshie and Evgeny Kuznetsov scored in a shootout to give the Washington Capitals a 2-1 victory over the Bruins on Friday night in Boston’s preseason finale. Alex Ovechkin tied it for Washington with 2:34 left in regulation. Philip Grubauer made six saves for the Capitals in the …

Bruins defenseman Chara back on skates; Seidenberg still recovering

Friday, October 2, 2015

BOSTON – Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara is already in midseason form when it comes to talking – or not talking – about injuries. The Bruins’ captain returned to the ice this week after sustaining an undisclosed upper …

Bruins fall to Rangers, 3-2, in preseason game

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Henrik Lundqvist made 39 saves and Viktor Stalberg, J.T. Miller and Rick Nash scored to help the New York Rangers beat the Boston Bruins, 3-2, on Wednesday night in exhibition action. Stalberg and Miller scored late in the second period, and Nash connected on a power play at …