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: Game 1 ECSF

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

After a round one for the ages, the Boston Bruins carried the momentum into a second-round rematch with the Philadelphia Flyers. The brutal playoff exit from last year still left a sour taste in the Bruin’s mouth, and they looked to exorcise the demons from last year. Losing a series is one thing, but losing one after being up 3-0 is

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: Game Seven ECQF

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Game seven is here, and the tension couldn’t be any higher. The winner would move on, while the loser would watch the rest of the playoffs from home. Boston had the home-ice advantage, and you know that T.D Garden would be packed, and the atmosphere would be electric. The winner of this game would face the

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: Game 5 ECQF

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

We’ve got a series on our hand’s folks; after the Bruins lost the opening two games at home, they bounced back by stunning the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre and evening up the series 2-2. This was the fifth time in Bruin’s history that they tied the series after trailing 0-2. The Bruins would look to

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: Game 3 ECQF

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Down 0-2 in the series to Montreal, Boston looked to climb out of a hole they got themselves into to seal a victory at the Bell Centre. It would not be an easy task; however, Montreal was not in the clear. Montreal found themselves in this spot for the second time. In 2006 in a series against

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 29th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Coming off a dramatic 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers, the Bruins eyed a two-game winning streak when they faced the Chicago Blackhawks back at T.D Garden. It would not be an easy contest for the Bruins since Chicago was in the playoff hunt and, they still had most of the talent from the year prior when they

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 27th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Following a crushing 1-0 defeat to the New York Rangers, the Bruins traveled to Philadelphia to take on the Flyers in the Wells Fargo Center. This was the second game of a back-to-back matinee weekend for the Bruins. The Bruins looked to get back in the win column while the Flyers were coming off a 4-1 win

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 24th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Following a dominating win over the New Jersey Devils, the Bruins looked to get a winning streak going as they hosted their archrivals, le Montreal Canadiens. The last time these two faced each other was March 8th, when Montreal dominated Boston 4-1. Boston looked to flip the script this time; they had the advantage of

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Bruins David Krejci Hits 700-Point Milestone

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By: Zach Carlone | Follow me on Twitter @zcarlone21

Skating in his 935th career game in Thursday night’s win over the Buffalo Sabres, long-time Bruins center David Krejci collected three assists, with the first assist counting as his 700th career NHL point. He finished the game with two more and now has 702 points in 935 career games. Krejci has always been a

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 19th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Coming off a heartbreaking loss to the Nashville Predators, the Bruins looked to rebound with a win against their division foes, the Toronto Maple Leafs. The last time these two teams met was February 15th at T.D Garden. Toronto upset the Bruins 4-3 off a late miraculous Mikhail Grabovski goal. Since Toronto was sitting just four points behind

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