Bruins Report Card: Bruins Win Back-To-Back Games Against The Islanders

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By Michael DiGiorgio | Follow Me On Twitter: @BostonDiGiorgio

Are we starting to see what the Bruins could be the rest of the year? The Bruins dominated the New York Islanders in back-to-back nights at the TD Garden. Before Thursday night, the Bruins were 0-2-3 against the Islanders this season and have now rattled off two straight victories in regulation. Last night, the Bruins got

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Bruins Report Card: The Newly Acquired Bruins Help In Defeating The Islanders

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By Michael DiGiorgio | Follow Me On Twitter: @BostonDiGiorgio

Well, that was fun! The Boston Bruins looked like a new team Thursday night, and in actuality, they were. Since the trade deadline, the Bruins played their second game, where General Manager Don Sweeney acquired three new faces. Mike Reilly, Taylor Hall, and Curtis Lazar have given the Bruins a much-needed boost to their game and

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Boston Bruins Tuukka Rask Wins 300th NHL Game

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By: Andrew Taverna | Follow me on Twitter @andrewtaverna

Tuukka Rask is statistically at the top of many categories in his career. Last night’s 4-1 win over the New York Islanders put him in another impressive statistical group when he won his 300th NHL game. 

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Dan Vladar: The Future of Boston Goaltending

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Dan Vladar, drafted by the Boston Bruins with the 75th pick in the 2015 draft, has been impressive in net for Boston and looks like the #1 candidate for the starting goaltender position in the future. His most recent performance was against the Philadelphia Flyers on April 5th. In that game, he saved 29 shots out of 32

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Bruins G Jeremy Swayman To Make NHL Debut Tuesday

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By: Patrick Donnelly | Follow me on Twitter @PatDonn12

The youth movement will continue for the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night as prospect Jeremy Swayman will make his National Hockey League debut in net on the road against the Philadelphia Flyers, according to Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy. Boston has been without Tuukka Rask due to injury and just recently lost Jaroslav Halak to COVID-19 protocol.

“You’re gonna

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Boston Bruins Trade Tiers

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By: Ray Guarino | Follow me on Twitter @rayguarino

With the NHL trade deadline less than two weeks away, the pressure is on Don Sweeney to make the necessary upgrades to position the Boston Bruins for a run at the Stanley Cup. Currently, the Bruins sit in fourth place in the newly formed East Division, four points ahead of the Philadelphia Flyers, who are sinking like the

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Boston Bruins Grades At The Halfway Mark

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

The Boston Bruins struggled through much of the second quarter and the individual player grades followed suit. On average, players drop a third of a grade in the second segment of the season versus the first. Below is an aggregate of the grades for each player in each quarter in addition to their mark for the

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Bruins Report Card: Boston Snaps Two-Game Losing Streak

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By Michael DiGiorgio | Follow Me On Twitter: @BostonDiGiorgio

With Tuukka Rask out due to injury, the Bruins turned to their goaltending pipeline for a spark. Dan Vladar made his NHL regular-season debut, and his first career start last night. You may remember, he came in for relief last year and got peppered. Granted, the game he came in was over, and the Bruins had

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Bruins G Dan Vladar To Make First Career Start, F Oskar Steen To Make NHL Debut Tuesday

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By: Patrick Donnelly | Follow me on Twitter @PatDonn12

A pair of Boston Bruins prospects will earn some firsts Tuesday night as the Boston squares off with the Pittsburgh Penguins for the second-straight night. Goaltender Dan Vladar will earn his first career start, while forward Osskar

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Mark Your 2021 Bruins Calendar Part IV: April Approvals

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By: Evan Michael | Follow me on Twitter @00EvanMichael

As the Bruins head into mid-March and the midway point of this shortened 2021 season, there’s a lot to approve of thus far.

Namely, the young defense truly strutting (and skating into) their stuff; the near-perfect perfection line play in both zones night in and night out; and the stellar goaltending duo between the pipes!

Yet,

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