Bruins Report Cards: Low Event Loss On The Island

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

A low scoring game should probably be expected from two teams who thrive on defensive structure. Each team tried to take advantage of counter-attacks which did lead to stretches of exciting back and forth action. Otherwise, the Bruins and Islanders were generally stout in their defensive zones and kept the play to the outside. Despite a decent effort

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Bruins Report Cards: Overtime Loss In Newark

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

The Bruins were lethargic for long stretches of the game. They mustered a few moments of jump but rarely sustained the attack throughout. However, as good teams are apt to do, they managed a point – nearly two – despite not playing their best game. Let’s break it down and give out some grades.

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Boston Bruins Lose To The New Jersey Devils 2-1 | 01/16/2021

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By: Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @pastagrl88

In their second meeting of the season, the Boston Bruins were unable to muster up a win this afternoon as they faced the New Jersey Devils. Despite some great shots on goals, and stellar saves by Jaroslav Halak, Boston was unable to carry over their game play from Thursday night’s

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Bruins Report Cards: Hockey Is Back

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

Hockey is back! In the Bruins’ first game of the season, they started off hot though they cooled as the game progressed and relied on the shootout to pick up their first win of the season. While the game was a bit sloppy at times, who cares, we had hockey! Let’s get into the game analysis and player grades.

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Boston Bruins Eliminated With 3-2 Loss vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

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By: Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @pastagrl88

With their backs against the walls, the Boston Bruins knew they would have to bring everything they have if they wanted a fighting chance to move on. Despite the heartbreaking loss, no one can really say the Bruins didn’t go down without a fight. In the final game of their frustrating series against the Tampa Bay

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Bruins Cassidy Makes Questionable Changes, Officials Make Questionable Calls

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By: Jack Gotsell | Follow me on Twitter @jackgotsell

The Bruins made drastic changes heading into Game three of their second-round playoff tilt versus the Tampa Bay Lightning. The game did not go as planned for the black and gold, and the Bruins faithful were left questioning the changes made by Bruce Cassidy, the calls by referees, and the officials’ overall performance.

Cassidy’s biggest head-scratching change was

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Bruins Post-Game Recap: Boston vs. Tampa Bay: 8/26/20

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By Mike Cratty | Follow me on Twitter @Mike_Cratty

Boston’s Lineup

Forwards

Marchand – Bergeron – Pastrnak

DeBrusk – Krejci – Kase

Ritchie – Coyle – Wagner

Nordstrom – Lindholm

Defense

Chara – McAvoy

Krug – Carlo

Grzelcyk – Lauzon

Moore

Goalies

Halak

Vladar

Tampa Bay’s Lineup

Forwards

Palat – Point – Kucherov

Killorn – Cirelli – Johnson

Goodrow – Gourde – Coleman

Paquette – Maroon

Defense

Hedman

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Bruins Post-Game Recap: Boston vs. Tampa Bay: 8/25/20

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By Mike Cratty | Follow me on Twitter @Mike_Cratty

Boston’s Lineup

Forwards

Marchand – Bergeron – Pastrnak

DeBrusk – Krejci – Kase

Ritchie – Coyle – Bjork

Nordstrom – Kuraly – Wagner

Defense

Chara – McAvoy

Krug – Carlo

Grzelcyk – Clifton

Goalies

Halak

Vladar

Tampa Bay’s Lineup

Forwards

Palat – Point – Kucherov

Killorn – Cirelli – Johnson

Goodrow – Gourde – Coleman

Paquette

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