Today in Bruins History: May 21st, 2013, Bruins take 3-0 Series Lead over Rangers

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Leading the series 2-0, the series shifted to Madison Square Garden for game three as the Bruins looked to take a commanding 3-0 series lead. Boston was coming off a dominant 5-2 game two win and looked to carry momentum into New York. This was the second straight series where New York

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The Key to the Cup; a Tale of Two Fourth Lines

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By: Dan Cellucci | Follow Me @Cellucci_Dan14

When critics gauge the offensive talent of a team, they tend to look at the top line or even the top-six forwards. Those that score 20-plus goals are the ones that draw the big bucks and are highlighted on the pre-game shows. For the Boston Bruins, the key to contending for Lord Stanley’s Cup

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This Week’s Boston Bruins Stock Risers & Decliners

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By Dan Cellucci | Follow me @Cellucci_Dan14

The Bruins ended their season-long three-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory over the Penguins on Saturday. While the overall play of the Bruins has been subpar recently, there have been positives seemingly hidden amongst the bad. With only seven games remaining in the regular season, the main concern is getting the

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Bruins Alumni Birthday: December 17th Gregory Campbell

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

On December 17th, Bruins alumni player Gregory Campbell will celebrate his 38th birthday. Throughout Campbell’s twelve-year career in the NHL, he spent five of them with the Boston Bruins (2010-2015). Campbell was notably on the 2011 Stanley Cup Champion Bruins team and helped the team in a big way playing all 25 games in the playoffs.

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: Game 3 ECSF

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Returning back to home ice, the Bruins had a commanding 2-0 lead over the Flyers and looked to make it 3-0. It was uncertain if Adam McQuaid would be in the lineup, as in Game two, he was diagnosed with a sprained neck injury. If McQuaid couldn’t play, then Shane Hnidy would take his spot. Despite

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: April 2nd, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Coming off a heartbreaking loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs in a shootout, the Bruins hosted the Atlanta Thrashers in a sold-out TD Garden Saturday night. If the Bruins were able to win tonight, they would clinch the Northeast division. The Bruins would be facing off against ex-teammates Blake Wheeler and Mark Stuart, who were part 

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Looking Back at the 2011 Boston Bruins 10 Years Later: February 15th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me @PlaydonJeff

Ten years ago, Boston was treated to witnessing the Boston Bruins win their 6th Stanley Cup. A Stanley Cup that broke a 39-year cold spell for Boston and uplifted the spirits of all Bruins fans. Today we look back on February 15th, 2011. A game that took place in Boston against divisional rival Toronto Maple Leafs.  

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Bruins Alumni: Happy Birthday Gregory Campbell

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By: Andrew Lindroth | Follow me on Twitter! @andrewlindrothh

Gregory Campbell was born on December 17th, 1983, in London, Ontario, Canada. He began playing juniors as a very young 15-year-old forward in the ON-Jr. B League for the Aylmer Aces (ON-Jr. B) from 1998-1999, and for the St. Thomas Stars from 1999-2000. The 6’0, 188-pound forward joined the Ontario Hockey League (OHL)

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Bruins Alumni: Happy Birthday Daniel Paille

By: Andrew Lindroth | Follow me on Twitter @andrewlindrothh

Happy 36th Birthday To Former Boston Bruins Forward Daniel Paille!

Daniel Paille was born on April 15th, 1984, in Welland, Ontario, Canada. He began playing juniors as a 15-year-old forward for the Welland Cougars (ON-Jr.B), and then at 16-years-old moved on to play in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). The 6’1, 200-pound forward played for the Guelph Storm (OHL) from 2000-2004,

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Bruins 4th Line, Merlot 2.0?

By: Lucas Pearson  |  Follow Me On Twitter @lucaspearson_

4th lines across the NHL have changed quite a bit over the recent history of the NHL. The 4th line used to always be full of grinders and guys willing to drop the gloves. They didn’t play as much, but would always be a highly physical group of players that would change the tone of the game immediately.

While some of

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