This Day in Bruins History: Bourque Leads Game Three Playoff Victory!

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

It “bears” the B’s could use a little history repeating these days.

So it’s rather fitting, perhaps even hockey karmic, that on this day in Bruins history, May 6th, 1988, captain Ray Bourque led the black-n’-gold to a thrilling 6-1 playoff victory over the New Jersey Devils.

And guess what game in the series it was? Good

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Ullmark Should Start for the Bruins in Game One of the Stanley Cup playoffs

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By: Melanie DaSilva | Follow me on Twitter @meldasilva9

As the Boston Bruins finish the regular season, they are in a situation they have not been familiar with in a while — who will be their starting goaltender for the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs?

Throughout the entire season, the Bruins have rotated between Linus Ullmark and

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This Day in Bruins History: Boston Ends Montreal “Jinx”

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

On this day in Bruins history, April 26th, 1988, the “Montreal jinx” was broken.

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This Day in Bruins History: Goalie Eddie Johnston “Posts” Iron Man Season

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

On this day in Bruins history, March 22nd, 1964, goalie Eddie Johnston finishes an “iron man” season for the B’s between the pipes.

He becomes the last goaltender in NHL history to play every minute of every game in a season, albeit a losing one for Boston as the team finishes in the cellar with Johnston posting

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This Day in Bruins History: Jacques Plante “Ages” Into Record Books

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

On this day in Bruins history, March 4th, 1973, veteran NHL goaltender and Canadiens crease legend Jacques Plante planted himself between the pipes for the Boston Bruins for the first time.

And at age 44, he became the oldest B’s goalie to win a game and he did it in style by shutting out the Chicago Blackhawks 4-0

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The ECCOA to Play the Bruins Alumni at Essex Sports Center in February 2022

By: Mark Allred | Follow me on Twitter @BlackAndGold277

On Saturday, February 12th, 2022, in Middleton, Massachusetts, the Essex County Correctional Officers Association, a Union representing the over 400 Correctional Officers and Sergeants of the Essex County Sheriff’s Department, will play the Boston Bruins Alumni. This charity event and all proceeds will go to the Caidens Crusaders, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization raising awareness for pediatric cancer. Caidens Crusaders is

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Do The Bruins Have Enough “Backup” Power To Charge Through 2020 Playoffs?

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

It’s going to be one Halak of a playoff season in 2020 if Jaroslav, the B’s backup-turned-starting netminder wearing No. 41, keeps getting better and better as the games get tougher and tougher. In fact, he could even make a bit of Stanley Cup Bruins history if that were to fortunately happen!

But while we’re on the topic

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The Best Bruin To Ever Wear The Number One

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By Joe Chrzanowski  |  Follow Me on Twitter @jchrz19

Welcome to the first of what will hopefully become a long and very entertaining series of articles. I am going to look at the best Bruin’s player to wear each number throughout the organization’s long and storied history. I will be skipping the retired numbers because it’s pretty self-explanatory who the best Bruin to

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Would Bruins Consider A “Playoff Split” for Rask, Halak?

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

The “Playoff Split.”

It could easily be a bowling term for leaving the 7-10 on the lane during the PBA Open. And as you may remember from FOX NHL Saturday, “bowling would be better if it were hockey”–or vice versa for those bunch of jerks in Carolina (just kidding).

However, in the recent words of

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Happy (Gilmore) Halloween, Bruins Fans!

 

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By: Evan Michael  |  Follow Me On Twitter @EVAN007onTV

As a Bruins hockey fan, as a Halloween costume fanatic, and as someone with a comedy movie fandom… you won’t find me “Happier” than when I’m supporting all things Happy Gilmore (and B’s) for the sporting holiday season.

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That’s why I paid tribute to my favorite team and one of my

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