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Bruins set for Timeless Clash with Toronto in First Round of Stanley Cup Playoffs

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By: Jason Cooke | Follow me on Twitter / X @cookejournalism

This matchup seemed inevitable. For the fourth time since 2013, the Boston Bruins will square off with the Toronto Maple Leafs in the opening round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. After the Bruins squandered the final game of their centennial season on Tuesday, the Florida Panthers claimed the Atlantic Division to force a … Keep Reading

Bruins @ Predators: Game Recap

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By: Andrew Bluestein | Follow Me On Twitter @adbblue

The Boston Bruins defeated a red-hot Nashville Predators team 3-0 Tuesday night, snapping their 18-game point streak. Linus Ullmark was the star of the show, making 32 saves en route to his second shutout of the season. 

From the crease out, the Bruins played a strong game in all three zones of the ice. The … Keep Reading

Bruins @ Lightning: Game Recap

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By: Andrew Bluestein | Follow Me On Twitter / X @adbblue

The Boston Bruins were defeated 3-1 in the second half of a back-to-back on the road Wednesday night against the Tampa Bay Lightning. The hockey game was relatively even, but the Bruins couldn’t break through offensively.

The Lightning did a good job of taking away time and space and, at times, suffocating Boston. It … Keep Reading

Bruins’ Tiny Thompson Stood Tall in 1929

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By: Steve McClure | Follow me on Twitter / X @stmcclure1993

As we approach the anniversary of the Boston Bruins’ first Stanley Cup celebration in 1929, it’s important to understand the contribution of one Cecil ‘Tiny’ Thompson, the 25-year-old who took over the team’s goaltending job in the fall of ’28.

Thompson had usurped Hal Winkler, who had accumulated 15 shutouts the prior … Keep Reading

Bruins @ Flyers: Game Recap

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By: Andrew Bluestein | Follow Me On Twitter / X @adbblue

The Boston Bruins lost 3-2 to the Philadelphia Flyers Saturday afternoon. The first two periods were very boring, with a combined 26 shots on goal. 

This marked the first tilt of a six-game road trip for the Bruins, and it didn’t start off how they wanted it to. Their lack of offense ultimately worked … Keep Reading

Bruins ink Michael DiPietro to One-Year, Two-Way Contract Extension

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By: Jason Cooke | Follow me on Twitter / X @cookejournalism

The Boston Bruins are in no shortage of goalies. On Wednesday afternoon, Bruins general manager Don Sweeney announced that Michael DiPietro has been signed to a one-year, two-way contract extension with a National Hockey League cap hit of $775,000. The other half of Boston’s minor league affiliate goalie tandem, Brandon Bussi, will … Keep Reading

Bruins vs. Senators: Game Recap

By: Andrew Bluestein | Follow Me On Twitter / X @adbblue

The Boston Bruins defeated the Ottawa Senators 6-2 at TD Garden Tuesday night with a strong third-period performance. After nearly surrendering a three-goal third-period lead against the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night, the Bruins learned a lesson and didn’t yield a goal in the final frame of this contest. After scoring twice in 25 seconds early in the third, … Keep Reading

Bruins @ Canadiens: Game Recap

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By: Andrew Bluestein | Follow Me On Twitter / X @adbblue

The Boston Bruins got back in the win column, defeating their hated rivals, the Montreal Canadiens, 2-1 in overtime Thursday night at the Belle Center. This followed an absolute snoozer of a 5-1 loss to the St. Louis Blues on Monday night.

Andrew Peeke made his Bruins debut, playing 17:01 and having an even … Keep Reading

Bruins vs. Penguins: Game Recap

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By: Andrew Bluestein | Follow Me On Twitter / X @adbblue

The Boston Bruins defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1 Saturday afternoon at TD Garden in a game that was closer than the score portrayed. After rumors had swirled about Linus Ullmark being moved at Friday’s NHL trade deadline, he responded with an outstanding performance.

Head coach Jim Montgomery spoke about his goaltender following the win. … Keep Reading

Column: Bruins Underwhelming Trade Deadline Isn’t as bad as it Looks

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By: Jason Cooke | Follow me on Twitter / X @cookejournalism

The Boston Bruins made their bed. Now, they have to sleep in it. Friday’s trade deadline wasn’t as exciting for the Bruins as some fans may have hoped for. While the Vegas Golden Knights were on a shopping spree—splurging on Tomas Hertl, Anthony Mantha, and Noah Hanifin—the Bruins sat on … Keep Reading

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