Could Boston’s Charlie McAvoy Be A Norris Trophy Contender Next Season?

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Tyler Smith | Follow Me On Twitter @foxboro_ty

After the sting of a second-round postseason loss, unfulfilled expectations, and a window closing, the Bruins have many questions going into next season. One development that could go a long way toward keeping the Boston Bruins Stanley Cup contenders for the next decade is the emergence of Charlie McAvoy and

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The Bruins’ PK In the Playoffs Is Similar To How It Was In The Regular Season

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By: Lydia Murray | Follow Me on Twitter @lydia_murray12

Over the course of the past month or so, I’ve published articles using shot heatmaps on the Bruins offense, defense, and power play during the regular season. Now, it’s time to take a look at the penalty kill. In addition to breaking down how it was in the regular season,

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Boston Bruins Vs Tampa Bay Lightning Game 5 Preview

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By: Lucas Pearson | Follow Me On Twitter @LucasPearson_

Game 5, 7 PM ET. It’s do or die for the Bruins. Their season is on the line. After winning the first game of the series 3-2, the Bruins have dropped three games in a row and haven’t looked good. This Boston team has been as resilient as you can get since the start of

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A Breakdown Of The Bruins Zone Entries In Their Game One Victory

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By: Brian Boll | Follow Me On Twitter @HockeyOgie

This article focuses on the Bruins offensive zone entries in game one of the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.  Why is this information important?  These zone entries can be analyzed, along with the results of the entry, to determine whether the puck possessions are efficient and effective.  Zone entries are a

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Boston vs Tampa Bay Game One Breakdown

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By: Leon Lifschutz | Follow Me On Twitter @LeonLifschutz

The eastern conference’s top two regular-season teams kicked off their series in exciting fashion with non-stop action right from the opening puck drop. The Bruins came out of this one the winner, but early indications suggest this will be a long and hard-fought series. Let’s get into the breakdown of game one!

The Recap

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How The Bruins Matchup Against The Round Robin Teams

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By Bryan Murphy | Follow Me on Twitter @bryan_murphy10

The Bruins won the President’s Trophy as the top team in the NHL. However, the honor of the top seed in the Eastern Conference may not be going towards Boston. 

With the NHL’s 24-team playoff format, the Bruins, along with the other top four teams in the Eastern Conference, will play a round-robin in order

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Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak Wins NHL All-Star MVP

By: Carrie Young  |  Follow Me On Twitter @carrieyoung512

David Pastrnak was awarded the Most Valuable Player award at the 2020 NHL All-Star Game after impressive performances in the semi-final against the Metropolitan Division and the final against the Pacific division. Pastrnak was named as the captain of the Atlantic Division team in a fan vote, beating out stars such as Jack Eichel, Auston Matthews, and teammate Brad Marchand. This

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Boston Bruins Post Game Recap: Game 78: 4/3/18: Boston at Tampa Bay

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By: Garrett Haydon | Follow me on twitter @thesportsguy97

Home: Tampa Bay Lightning: 52-23-4, 108 points, second in the Atlantic Division

Away: Boston Bruins: 49-17-12, 110 points, first in the Atlantic Division

Tampa Bay’s Lineup

Forwards

Palat-Point-Kucherov

Miller-Johnson-Conacher

Killorn-Cirelli-Gourde

Kunitz-Pacquette-Callahan

Defense

Hedman-Girardi

McDonagh-Stralman

Coburn-Sergachev

Goalies

Vasilevskiy

Domingue

Boston’s Lineup

Forwards

Marchand-Bergeron-Pastrnak

DeBrusk-Krejci-Donato

Heinen-Backes-Acciari

Schaller-Cave-Gionta

Defense

Chara-McAvoy

Krug-Holden

Grzelcyk-Miller

Goalies

Rask

Khudobin

First Period

Neither team took very

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Bruins NHL All Star Charlie McAvoy? Maybe!

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By: Aaron Chisling                                              Follow me on Twitter @achisling

With the news on Friday that Tampa Bay Lightning stud blueliner Victor Hedman would be out three to six weeks due to a lower-body injury, fans have already begun the investigative search for a replacement defenseman from the Atlantic Division. Hedman was one of four Lightning players selected to the All-Star Game from the Atlantic

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