March 6, 2014
Rask cruises to shutout, first career win over Capitals
Tuukka Rask faced just 16 shots Thursday, earning his sixth shutout of the season in Boston's 3-0 win over the visiting Caps.
March 4, 2014
Bruins make it look easy in 4-1 win over Panthers
In their final game before the trade deadline, the B's rode a David Krejci hat trick to victory over Florida.
March 2, 2014
After flat start, Bruins roll past Rangers
The B's were outshot 14-1 out of the gate, but their play markedly improved from there in an eventual 6-3 victory over the Blueshirts.
March 1, 2014
Potent power play pushes Capitals past Bruins
Washington tallied twice on the man advantage, both times off the stick of Alex Ovechkin, in a 4-2 victory Saturday afternoon at TD Garden.
February 26, 2014
Bruins crumble after mounting comeback in Buffalo
After erasing a 3-1 deficit, the B's allowed the tying tally late in the third and the game-winner early in overtime, as the Sabres bounced back to win, 5-4.
February 8, 2014
Bergeron buries two goals as B's blow past Sens
In their final game before the Olympic break, the Bruins had their way with Ottawa, running away with a 7-2 victory.
February 6, 2014
Chara-less Bruins fall in overtime to Blues
The B's erased a two-goal deficit in the third period to earn a point, but St. Louis prevailed in overtime.
February 4, 2014
First line carries Bruins past visiting Canucks
Jarome Iginla, Milan Lucic and David Krejci combined for five points in Boston's 3-1 victory over Roberto Luongo and the Canucks.
February 3, 2014
Ference the latest ex-Bruin to have rough return to Boston
Jesse Connolly takes a look back at how ex-Bruins have fared in their returns to TD Garden since the 2005 lockout.
February 1, 2014
Scrivens, Oilers come crashing back to Earth in loss to B's
After setting an NHL record with a 59-save shutout, Ben Scrivens allowed four goals on 41 shots in Edmonton's 4-0 loss to the Bruins.
January 30, 2014
Rask chased in Bruins' brutal loss to Habs
The B's turned in their worst effort of the season in a 4-1 loss to the visiting Canadiens Thursday.
January 28, 2014
Bruins torch Thomas, pot six goals to beat Panthers
Tim Thomas was peppered all night by his former team, which ran away with a 6-3 victor to improve to 5-0-1 in their last six games.
January 27, 2014
Bruins top Isles in high-scoring affair
The B's surrendered three separate leads before pulling away and handing the Islanders a 6-3 loss.
January 25, 2014
Bruins chase Mason, rout Flyers
The B's scored four times on starter Steve Mason and put another two pucks past his replacement, Ray Emery, in a runaway win in Philly.
January 25, 2014
Tale of the Tape: Bruins vs. Flyers
Here's the Tale of the Tape for today's matinee between the Bruins and Flyers in Philadelphia.
January 20, 2014
Brad and Chad send Kings home sad
Brad Marchand's two goals and Chad Johnson's 21 saves led the B's to a 3-2 win over the Kings, who wrapped up their three-game road trip on a sour note.
January 19, 2014
Marchand does it all, but Bruins fall to 'Hawks in shootout
Brad Marchand scored two goals and tallied again in the shootout, but that wasn't enough to lift the B's to victory in Chicago.
January 17, 2014
Krejci, Lucic bust out of slumps, lead Bruins to win in Dallas
David Krejci and Milan Lucic each had a goal and an assist, propelling Boston to a 4-2 road win over the Stars.
January 15, 2014
Bruins' valiant comeback effort falls short against Leafs
The Bruins controlled nearly the entire third period, but that wasn't enough to erase a two-goal deficit against Toronto.
January 12, 2014
Bruins shutout Sharks, end road swing on high note
Tuukka Rask stopped all 25 shots he faced Saturday, helping the B's bounce back with a 1-0 win over San Jose before they return home to Boston.
January 10, 2014
Bruins in danger of going 0-for-California after loss to Kings
The B's weren't able to rebound from their 5-2 loss in Anaheim, as they fell by a score of 4-1 to Los Angeles Thursday night at Staples Center.
January 8, 2014
Ducks pick apart Bruins' penalty kill, hand Boston 5-2 loss
Anaheim scored three power-play goals and improved to 18-0-2 on home ice with a victory over the visiting B's Tuesday.
January 2, 2014
Marchand nets winner, pushes Bruins past Preds in OT
The Bruins erased a one-goal deficit and coughed up a 2-1 lead before pulling out the two points in a 3-2 win in overtime over Nashville.
December 31, 2013
Cellar-dwelling Isles snap Bruins' home winning streak
The Islanders are tied for the most road losses in the NHL, but that didn't stop them from halting Boston's 13-0-2 run at TD Garden on Tuesday.
December 28, 2013
Bruins' comeback bid falls short in Ottawa
The B's overcame a 3-1 deficit, but Bobby Ryan's goal with under five minutes left in the third period helped the Sens hang on for a 4-3 win.
December 28, 2013
Smith's two strikes sink Sens
Reilly Smith buried his 13th and 14th goals of the season, and Tuukka Rask stopped all 33 shots he faced in Boston's 5-0 win over Ottawa Friday.
December 23, 2013
Bruins ride suddenly-potent power play, pound Preds
The Black and Gold scored three times on the man advantage in a 6-2 victory over Nashville Monday night.
December 21, 2013
Rask, Krejci key B's win over Sabres
The Bruins avenged their loss in Buffalo Thursday, rebounding with a 4-1 win at the Garden to earn a split in their home-and-home series with the Sabres.
December 19, 2013
Bruins falter late, fall to Sabres
It seemed like only a matter of time until the B's buried Buffalo, but the Sabres struck twice late to hand Boston a 4-2 loss.
December 17, 2013
Chara, Rask lead Bruins to bounce-back win over Flames
Zdeno Chara scored two power-play goals and Tuukka Rask stopped all 21 shots he faced in the B's 2-0 victory over Calgary.
December 15, 2013
Canucks roll past road-weary Bruins
The B's ran out of gas at the final stop in their four-game road trip, falling by a score of 6-2 in Vancouver.
December 13, 2013
Bruins jump on Oilers early, barely hang on for victory
After establishing a 3-0 lead in the first period, the Bruins needed a helluva third-period performance by Chad Johnson to get the win in Edmonton.
December 11, 2013
Bruins come alive late, win in Iginla's return to Calgary
After putting just nine shots on net in the first two periods, the B's surged in the final 20 minutes and eked out a 2-1 win in Calgary.
December 8, 2013
Banged-up Bruins blow past Leafs
Despite missing five regulars from their lineup, and having their backup in net, the Bruins went to Toronto and earned two points.
December 8, 2013
Orpik incident overshadows Bruins' comeback
The B's stole the game away from the Pens late, but the encounter between Brooks Orpik and Shawn Thornton was all anyone could talk about afterward.
December 5, 2013
Rested Bruins stumble in second period, fall to Canadiens
The B's had four days off to prepare for Thursday's showdown in Montreal, but that advantage was undone by a woeful middle frame.
November 30, 2013
Lucic strikes twice, B's breeze past Blue Jackets
Milan Lucic had two goals and Chad Johnson needed to make just 13 saves in the Bruins' 3-1 win over the Jackets Saturday night.
November 29, 2013
Bruins bounce back to burn Blueshirts at home
Zdeno Chara and Brad Marchand had their first multi-point efforts of the season as the Bruins rebounded with a 3-2 win over the Rangers.
November 28, 2013
Wings wallop Bruins in Motown
The good news? Boston suffered just its second regulation loss in the last 11 games. The bad? Their setback in Detroit was a doozy.
November 26, 2013
Eriksson's three-point performance pushes B's past Pens
Loui Eriksson had a goal and two assists, one of which came on Torey Krug's tally in overtime that gave Boston a 4-3 victory over Pittsburgh.
November 23, 2013
'Canes crawl back late, but Krejci wins it for B's in OT
Carolina got largely outplayed but was able to force overtime. David Krejci came to the rescue for the Bruins.
November 21, 2013
In tightly-contested battle, Blues beat Bruins in shootout
Despite turning in their most consistent effort of the season, the Bruins fell by a score of 3-2 in the shootout to their visitors from St. Louis.
November 19, 2013
Rangers the better team, but Rask rescues Bruins
The Bruins had no business walking away with two points Tuesday, but Tuukka Rask's heroics helped the B's steal a win on Broadway.
November 19, 2013
Smith's two-point night leads Bruins past Hurricanes
Winger Reilly Smith scored a goal and assisted on another in Boston's 4-1 win down in Carolina.
November 16, 2013
Sens surge late, snap Bruins' winning streak
After establishing an early 2-0 lead, the Bruins allowed four unanswered goals en route to their first loss in five games.
November 15, 2013
Johnson's strong play propels B's to OT win over Jackets
The Blue Jackets dominated the final two periods, but Chad Johnson held them at bay before Milan Lucic won the game in overtime.
November 11, 2013
Rask continues habit of blanking Bolts
Tuukka Rask notched his second shutout against the Lightning this season, as Boston earned a 3-0 win over Tampa in a Monday matinee.
November 9, 2013
Bergeron's two goals lead Bruins past Maple Leafs
Just as he did in Game 7 against them in May, Patrice Bergeron scored the final two goals on the night to give the B's a 3-1 win over Toronto.
November 7, 2013
Bruins pull away late to beat Panthers
Boston tallied three times in the third period to hand the visiting Panthers their seventh straight loss.
November 5, 2013
Ex-Bruins Seguin, Peverley sink B's in shootout
The B's let their play slip drastically after a hot start, paving the way for a few old friends to lead the Stars to victory.
November 3, 2013
Defensively-sound Isles defeat not-so-competitive Bruins
The Isles got a strong showing from goalie Kevin Poulin, but Bruins coach Claude Julien wasn't pleased with his team's effort in their 3-1 loss.
October 31, 2013
Bruins bounce back with shootout win over Ducks
After dropping their last two games and falling behind early, the B's erased two deficits before forcing overtime and beating Anaheim.
October 26, 2013
Penalty woes doom Bruins in brutal loss to Devils
After jumping out to an early 3-1 lead, the B's allowed New Jersey to come all the way back for a 4-3 victory in regulation.
October 24, 2013
Rask, Bruins steal one late from Sharks
After getting largely outplayed all game, David Krejci's goal lifted the B's to a 2-1 victory, handing San Jose their first regulation loss of the season.
October 23, 2013
Krug, Lucic each pot a pair in Bruins' win over Sabres
It was a multi-goal night for Torey Krug and Milan Lucic, as the two led Boston a 5-2 victory in Buffalo.
October 20, 2013
Bruins light up Bishop, breeze by Bolts
The Bruins scored four times in the first two periods to chase red-hot goalie Ben Bishop, cruising to a 5-0 victory down in Tampa.
October 17, 2013
Smith scores late, helps Bruins top Thomas, Panthers
Reilly Smith beat Tim Thomas with under a minute left in regulation, notching the game-winner and his first goal in black and gold.
October 14, 2013
Gustavsson steps in, leads Wings to win over Bruins
Jonas Gustavsson was the surprise starter and made 28 saves to lead Detroit to a 3-2 victory over Boston on Monday at TD Garden.
October 12, 2013
Bruins claw out win in Columbus
After falling behind 1-0, the B's began to turn things around late in the second and eked out a 3-1 win on the road over the Blue Jackets.
October 10, 2013
Giguere, Avalanche blank Bruins
Colorado improved to 4-0-0 on the season thanks to a 2-0 victory in Boston Thursday night.
October 5, 2013
Bruins earn runaway win over Red Wings
Torey Krug scored a power-play goal and set up another in the B's 4-1 victory over Detroit at TD Garden Saturday night.
October 3, 2013
Rask up to the task in season-opening win over Bolts
The Bruins scored twice shorthanded and got 32 saves from Tuukka Rask, starting the year with a 3-1 victory over the Lightning.
September 24, 2013
Kelly's OT goal caps off fight-filled win over Washington
Despite an absurdly lopsided edge in scoring chances, the Bruins needed overtime to nail down a victory against the visiting Capitals.
September 19, 2013
Wings wallop Bruins, 8-2, in B's third preseason game
Just about nothing went right in the Bruins' preseason home opener, as a loaded Detroit lineup feasted on the Black and Gold.
June 25, 2013
Watching Boston's Cup hopes get dashed in an instant
On the cusp of forcing a Game 7, the Bruins' season ended in shocking, heartbreaking fashion. Jesse Connolly shares his experience.
June 23, 2013
Chicago wins Game 5, has chance to hoist Cup in Boston
After a lackluster showing in a 3-1 loss in Game 5, the Bruins will now face elimination back home on Monday at TD Garden.
June 23, 2013
Top 10: Reasons Patrice Bergeron left Game 5
With the initial speculation of a spleen injury seemingly off the mark, Jesse Connolly tries to guess what's ailing Patrice Bergeron.
June 19, 2013
Blackhawks win 6-5, OT thriller in Game 4 to tie series
The Bruins overcame two one-goal deficits in the third, but Brent Seabrook's overtime tally sent the Stanley Cup Final back to Chicago tied 2-2.
June 17, 2013
Rask blanks Blackhawks as B's take 2-1 series lead
Team defense and the continuation of Tuukka Rask's red-hot run were the top stories in Game 3, as Boston beat the Blackhawks, 2-0.
June 16, 2013
B's overcome slow start, tie series on Paille's OT winner
After getting dominated in the first half of Game 2, Boston turned the tide and earned a split in Chicago thanks to Dan Paille's overtime tally.
June 13, 2013
B's squander chances, 'Hawks complete comeback in 3OT
After coughing up a two-goal lead in the third, the Bruins came oh-so-close to tallying in overtime, but Chicago was victorious in the epic series opener.
June 7, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's bounce Pens, head to Cup finals
Adam McQuaid scored the game's lone goal and Tuukka Rask had a 26-save shutout in Boston's series-clinching win over Pittsburgh.
June 6, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bergy buries winner in 2OT thriller
Patrice Bergeron scored 15:19 into double overtime to give the Bruins a 2-1 win in Game 3 and a 3-0 series lead over Pittsburgh.
June 4, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's make Pens look pitiful in Game 2
The Bruins put three pucks past Tomas Vokoun, then tallied another three times against Marc-Andre Fleury in a 6-1 win in Game 2.
June 1, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Krejci keys B's Game 1 win
David Krejci scored two goals and Tuukka Rask made 29 saves, as Boston earned a 3-0 win in Game 1 of the conference finals in Pittsburgh.
May 26, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins finish off Rangers in Game 5
With a 3-1 victory in Game 5, Boston eliminated New York and will now face the Penguins in the Eastern Conference finals.
May 23, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's blow chance to sweep Rangers
The B's blew leads of 2-0 and 3-2 en route to a frustrating 4-3 loss in overtime of Game 4 in New York.
May 21, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins put Rangers on brink
Dan Paille's goal with 3:31 left in regulation gave the Bruins a 2-1 victory and a commanding 3-0 series lead over New York.
May 19, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins light up Lundqvist in Game 2
The Bruins put five pucks past the oft-impenetrable Henrik Lundqvist, beating New York 5-2 and taking a 2-0 series lead.
May 17, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Marchand, B's take Game 1 in OT
Brad Marchand and the Bruins spoiled Henrik Lundqvist's 45-save effort with a 3-2 overtime victory in Game 1 of the conference semifinals.
May 13, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's make miracles happen in Game 7
Trailing 4-1 in the third, Boston mounted one of the most memorable comebacks in hockey history before winning 5-4 in overtime over the Leafs.
May 12, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Leafs force Game 7
The Maple Leafs have erased a 3-1 series deficit and will face the Bruins Monday night in a winner-take-all showdown at TD Garden.
May 11, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins fail to finish off Leafs
The Bruins took too long to discover their killer instinct in Game 5 and it cost them a chance to punch their ticket to the next round.
May 8, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's ride Krejci's hatty to Game 4 win
David Krejci completed his hat trick 13:06 into overtime, giving the Bruins a 4-3 victory in Game 5 and a 3-1 series lead over the Leafs.
May 6, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Krejci line carries B's to Game 3 win
Milan Lucic, Nathan Horton and David Krejci combined for eight points in the Bruins' 5-2 victory over the Leafs in Game 3.
May 4, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Lupul, Leafs even up series
Joffrey Lupul scored two goals Saturday night, leading Toronto to a 4-2 win over the Bruins to tie the series up at one game apiece.
May 2, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's flip the switch, dominate Leafs
It's only one game, but the B's proved they were ready for the amped-up intensity of the postseason with a 4-1 win against Toronto.
April 29, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's close out season on sour note
The B's squandered a chance to win the Northeast Division, falling 4-2 to the Senators in their regular-season finale.
April 27, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins wilt in Washington
Another trip to D.C., another multi-goal lead down the tubes for the Boston Bruins.
April 25, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins bounce back, blank Bolts
After notching just one win in their last six games, the Bruins responded with a much-needed, 2-0 victory over the Lightning.
April 23, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Floundering Bruins fall in Philly
With Montreal losing, Boston had yet another chance to really seize control of the Northeast. Instead, they got clobbered by a team with nothing to play for.
April 21, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins shutout Panthers, end skid
The B's may not have run away with the victory, but they took care of business by beating the Panthers, 3-0, to end their four-game winless streak.
April 20, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Shorthanded Pens power past B's
No Crosby, no Malkin, no Neal, no Martin, no problem for the Pittsburgh Penguins, who scored two power-play goals in a 3-2 win in Boston.
April 18, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's falter late, Sabres win in shootout
Buffalo erased a 2-1 deficit with under 30 seconds left in regulation and Drew Stafford scored the lone goal in the shootout.
April 13, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins fall to Corvo, woeful 'Canes
Former Bruin Joe Corvo's power-play goal midway through the third proved to be the game-winner, as the slumping Hurricanes defeated Boston, 4-2.
April 12, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bailey, Isles sink sluggish Bruins
Josh Bailey scored a pair of goals and Evgeni Nabokov made 30 saves to lead the visiting Islanders to a 2-1 victory over the Bruins.
April 10, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's nearly let win slip away in Jersey
After jumping out to a 3-0 lead over the Devils, things got a little too dicey for the Black and Gold.
April 6, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: A bad night at the Bell Centre
No passion, no urgency, no points: That just about sums up the Bruins' disheartening 2-1 loss to the Canadiens on Saturday night.
April 4, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Jagr scores in debut, B's beat Devils
Newcomer Jaromir Jagr's second-period goal was all the offense Boston needed in a 1-0 victory over the visiting Devils.
April 2, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins shoot their way past Senators
The B's put 50 pucks on net Tuesday. They probably needed every one of them, as Boston narrowly escaped with a 3-2 win over Ottawa.
March 31, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Khudobin, B's blank Sabres, halt skid
The Bruins put an end to their two-game losing streak Sunday, as Anton Khudobin stopped all 26 shots he faced in a 2-0 win in Buffalo.
March 30, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Struggling Flyers defeat flat Bruins
Philadelphia snapped a four-game skid Saturday afternoon, defeating a lackluster B's squad by a score of 3-1.
March 28, 2013
Post-Trade Breakdown: Iginla picks Pens, bums out B's fans
The Penguins swooped in at the final minute and acquired Jarome Iginla from Calgary, giving the Bruins and the city of Boston the middle finger.
March 26, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's rebound, beat Leafs in shootout
After Toronto took a 2-0 lead, Boston got goals from Milan Lucic and Patrice Bergeron before earning a 3-2 victory in the shootout.
March 24, 2013
Leafs make every shot count in 3-2 win over Bruins
The Maple Leafs scored three goals on 11 shots, chased Anton Khudobin and then held on for a 3-2 victory over the Bruins.
March 21, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Seidenberg's late strike downs Sens
Defenseman Dennis Seidenberg's shot from the point with 1:04 left beat Robin Lehner, leading Boston to a 2-1 victory up in Ottawa.
March 19, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Ex-Bruin Wheeler leads Jets' rally
The Bruins saw yet another third-period lead evaporate, as Blake Wheeler tallied twice to hand Boston a 3-1 loss in Winnipeg.
March 17, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's 'A' game missing in loss to Pens
After playing their most complete game of the season Saturday, the Bruinslooked anything but sharp in Sunday's 2-1 loss in Pittsburgh.
March 16, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Lucic leads B's in beatdown of Caps
Milan Lucic broke out of his slump with three assists, as the first line combined for nine points in a fight-filled, 4-1 victory over the Capitals.
March 15, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's wait 'til late to finish off Florida
A third-period lead was once again in jeopardy, but a timely insurance goal from Shawn Thornton helped Boston top the visiting Panthers.
March 12, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Another brutal final frame dooms B's
The Bruins' attempt to sit on a 2-0 lead against the Penguins proved fatal, as Pittsburgh rallied in the third for a 3-2 victory in regulation.
March 11, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's erase early deficit to down Sens
After falling behind by two early, the Bruins bounced back and earned a 3-2 shootout win up in Ottawa.
March 9, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Early flurry propels B's past Flyers
The B's put three pucks past Ilya Bryzgalov in the span of 2:18 in the first period, sending them on their way to a 3-0 victory over the visiting Flyers.
March 7, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's bounce back with win over Leafs
Patrice Bergeron's three points and Tyler Seguin's two goals helped the Bruins defeat Toronto and put an end to their two-game skid.
March 5, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Collapse in the capital
After scoring the game's first three goals, the Bruins' lead slowly melted away, setting up Caps winger Eric Fehr's game-winner in overtime.
March 3, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's fall apart late, lose to Habs
After entering the second period up 3-2, the Bruins allowed two goals and couldn't find a way to get the equalizer, losing 4-3 to the visiting Canadiens.
March 2, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Power play picks up the slack
Anton Khudobin notched his first home win as a Bruin thanks largely to a pair of power-play goals that sparked a comeback win over Tampa.
March 1, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Sloppy B's squeak by Sens in OT
The Bruins struggled to put away an undermanned Ottawa squad, but Patrice Bergeron's goal in the extra session gave Boston the two points.
February 26, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: An Island breeze
Led by strong goaltending from Tuukka Rask and a pair of assists from Tyler Seguin, the Bruins defeated the Isles to finish their road trip with a 4-1 record.
February 24, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins complete Florida sweep
After defeating the Lightning 4-2 Thursday, the B's made it 2-for-2 down in the Sunshine State with a 4-1 victory against the Panthers Sunday.
February 21, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Lightning push, Bruins strike back
After coughing up a 2-0 lead, Brad Marchand's team-leading ninth goal and Nathan Horton's second tally of the night led the B's to a 4-2 win in Tampa.
February 17, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's erase two deficits to beat Jets
The Bruins snapped a two-game winless stretch Sunday night, erasing 1-0 and 2-1 deficits to beat Winnipeg by a score of 3-2.
February 15, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Buffalo comeback sinks Bruins
A three-goal third by the Sabres defense spoils Dougie Hamilton's big night in Buffalo
February 13, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's rally, steal point against Rangers
Down 3-0 in the third period, the Bruins surged late to force overtime and grab a point in an eventual shootout loss to the Rangers Tuesday.
February 11, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's top Sabres in second showdown
After playing uncharacteristically bad defense in their first matchup with Buffalo, the Bruins were much sharper when the two teams met again Sunday.
February 6, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's come alive in third to beat Habs
Tyler Seguin and David Krejci tallied 1:51 apart early in the third, giving Tuukka Rask and the Bruins a 2-1 lead they wouldn't relinquish in Montreal.
February 2, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bourque's breakthrough all B's need
Chris Bourque scored his first goal as a Bruin and Tuukka Rask stopped all 21 shots he faced in Saturday's 1-0 win over the Leafs.
January 31, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins killer Vanek puts on a clinic
Thomas Vanek had three goals and two assists, as the Sabres came into Boston and beat up on the B's.
January 29, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Rested Rask shines in shootout win
Tuukka Rask made 25 saves and another six stops in the shootout, leading the B's to a 2-1 victory over the visiting Devils.
January 28, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Krejci line carries B's past 'Canes
The line of David Krejci, Milan Lucic and Nathan Horton was in beast mode Monday, leading Boston to a 5-3 win down in Raleigh.
January 25, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins pull away late, bury Isles
Third-period goals from Zdeno Chara and Patrice Bergeron helped Boston put away the Isles on Friday night at the Garden.
January 23, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Hats off to Gaborik
Marian Gaborik scored his first three goals of the season, one of which was the game-winner in overtime, leading the Rangers to a 4-3 victory.
January 21, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins shoot down Jets
The Black and Gold needed the shootout to take care of business against Winnipeg in Monday's matinee at TD Garden.
January 19, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: B's earn win over Rangers in opener
Boston got goals from Milan Lucic, Dan Paille and Patrice Bergeron, and Tuukka Rask made 20 saves in a 3-1 victory over the Blueshirts.
April 25, 2012
Ward scores in OT as Caps knock out Bruins in Game 7
Joel Ward scored 2:57 into overtime in Game 7, officially squashing the Bruins' chances of repeating as Stanley Cup champions.
April 22, 2012
Seguin strikes in OT, forces Game 7 for Bruins and Caps
Tyler Seguin picked a great time to bury his first goal of the playoffs, tallying 3:17 into overtime in Game 6 to set up a decisive seventh game Wednesday.
April 21, 2012
Brouwer's late power-play goal lifts Caps to 4-3 win
A questionable call on Benoit Pouliot led to a late power-play for Washington. Troy Brouwer's goal put the B's in a 3-2 series hole.
April 19, 2012
Holtby's 44 saves lead Caps to 2-1 win in Game 4
Braden Holtby was superb once again, silencing Boston's big offensive guns to help Washington tie the series up at 2-2.
April 16, 2012
Chara's late goal lifts Bruins to 4-3 win over Caps in Game 3
Zdeno Chara's goal with 1:53 left in the third period broke a 3-3 tie to give Boston a big win down in Washington and a 2-1 series lead.
April 14, 2012
Backstrom strikes in 2OT, sends series back to D.C. tied 1-1
Nicklas Backstrom scored 2:56 into double overtime to give the Capitals a 2-1 win and even up their series with the B's at one game apiece.
April 12, 2012
Kelly the hero as Bruins take Game 1 against Caps in OT
Chris Kelly scored 1:18 into overtime, giving the Bruins a thrilling 1-0 win and 1-0 series lead over the Capitals.
April 7, 2012
Bergeron line leads B's to win over Sabres in season finale
Patrice Bergeron had three assists, while linemates Tyler Seguin and Brad Marchand combined for three goals, as Boston won 4-3 in the shootout over Buffalo.
April 5, 2012
Khudobin dynamite in debut, leads B's to 3-1 win over Sens
Anton Khudobin stopped 44-of-45 shots in his first game as a Bruin, helping Boston defeat their potential playoff foe, the Ottawa Senators.
April 3, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: Pens torch Turco, beat Bruins 5-3
With Tim Thomas given the night off, Marty Turco had a rough evening between the pipes, allowing five goals to Sidney Crosby and the Pens.
April 1, 2012
Bruins beat Rangers 2-1, clinch Northeast Division title
The B's kept the Rangers from sweeping their season series and clinched first place in the Northeast with a 2-1 win at Madison Square Garden.
March 31, 2012
Bruins pull away in the third, double up Islanders
The line of Patrice Bergeron, Tyler Seguin and Brad Marchand exploded in the final frame, leading the B's to a 6-3 win over the Isles.
March 29, 2012
Shootout loss to Caps puts an end to Bruins' winning streak
The B's erased a two-goal deficit late but Michal Neuvirth and the Capitals prevailed with a 3-2 victory in the shootout.
March 27, 2012
Chara leads Bruins to 5-2 win over Bolts
Bruins captain Zdeno Chara had three assists on Tuesday, leading his squad to a victory over the visiting Lightning.
March 25, 2012
Bruins down Ducks, make trip out west a success
Marty Turco earned his first win as a member of the B's, stopping 25-of-27 to backstop Boston to a 3-2 win over the Anaheim Ducks.
March 23, 2012
Sharks send sluggish Bruins to fourth-straight road loss
The B's offense was out of sorts, their passing was abysmal and the whole team seemed to be skating in quicksand on Thursday in San Jose.
March 19, 2012
Bruins put on clinic, thrash Leafs 8-0
Boston lit up James Reimer and Jonas Gustavsson, while Tim Thomas had the easiest shutout of his life in a blowout win over Toronto.
March 17, 2012
Bruins end skid, beat Flyers 3-2 in shootout
Boston's four-game losing streak came to a close, as the B's beat red-hot Ilya Bryzgalov and the Flyers in Saturday's matinee.
March 15, 2012
Panthers send beleaguered B's to fourth-straight loss
The Lightning aren't the only Floridian team that can lay a six-spot on the Bruins. The Panthers did just that on Thursday, as the Bruins' brutal skid continued.
March 13, 2012
Turco lit up, Bruins embarrassed in 6-1 loss to Lightning
If you thought the Bruins couldn’t play any worse than they did against the Penguins on Sunday, you were dead wrong.
March 11, 2012
Insult and injury abound in Bruins loss to Penguins
What's worse than the fact that the Bruins lost by three to Pittsburgh? The B's lost three players to injury in the setback.
March 10, 2012
Desperate Capitals hold off B's late push to earn 4-3 win
Boston outshot Washington 13-2 in the final period but came up just short in the closing minutes, falling 4-3 to the visiting Caps.
March 8, 2012
Bruins break away late, defeat Enroth, Sabres
Boston broke a 1-1 tie in the third with two goals to take down the Sabres.
March 6, 2012
Bruins end skid, escape Toronto with 5-4 win
Toronto's woeful defense and goaltending were on full display, but the Bruins barely hung on for a victory over the Leafs.
March 4, 2012
Rangers hand Bruins dejecting, 4-3 setback
Despite controlling play for most of the matinee and erasing an early 2-0 deficit, the Bruins fell to 0-3 this season against the Rangers.
March 3, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: Injury-plagued B's fall 3-2 to Isles
The injuries keep piling up for the Bruins, and so do the days since they last won two games in a row.
March 1, 2012
Krejci's hat trick carries Bruins to OT win over Devils
After coughing up a 2-0 lead, the Bruins clawed back and eked out a 4-3 overtime win over New Jersey.
February 28, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: Flat Bruins fall 1-0 to Sens
Boston made a late charge but couldn't come back after sleepwalking through the first two periods, losing 1-0 at home to Ottawa.
February 25, 2012
Bruins stumble late, barely hang on for 5-3 win over Sens
After appearing to be on cruise control with a 4-1 lead, the Bruins narrowly avoided a catastrophic collapse to beat Ottawa.
February 24, 2012
Bruins shootout magic runs out against Miller, Sabres
The Bruins fell for just the second time in nine tries in the shootout, as Ryan Miller's 35-save performance led the Sabres to victory.
February 22, 2012
Bruins bounce back with win over red-hot Blues
Boston avoided extending their skid to three games with a victory over the West's hottest club, the St. Louis Blues.
February 19, 2012
Backstrom stops 48 as Wild blank Bruins
Minnesota goalie Niklas Backstrom turned in a 48-save performance as the Wild shutout Boston 2-0 on Sunday.
February 17, 2012
Big Wheeling: Rask can't stop Wheeler, Jets in 4-2 loss
Former Bruin Blake Wheeler had a goal and two assists to lead Winnipeg to victory over the visiting B's.
February 15, 2012
B's stumble late, grab extra point in shootout against Habs
The Bruins coughed up a two-goal lead in the third, but Tyler Seguin and Tim Thomas came up big in the shootout to help them earn a 4-3 win in Montreal.
February 14, 2012
Lundqvist, Rangers continue to haunt Bruins
There are hopeless situations and then there's the Bruins trying to score against Henrik Lundqvist. They had no such luck in Tuesday's 3-0 loss to New York.
February 11, 2012
B's fight back late, pull out shootout win over Preds
Milan Lucic buried the tying tally with 1:07 left before Tyler Seguin and Patrice Bergeron scored in the shootout, giving Boston a 4-3 win over Nashville.
February 8, 2012
Bruins downright brutal in loss to Buffalo
After an uplifting win over Washington on Sunday, the B's got spanked 6-0 by the Sabres on Wednesday night.
February 5, 2012
Bruins notch much-needed, convincing win over Caps
The B's were superb at both ends of the ice on Sunday, as they ended their two-game skid with a 4-1 win over Washington.
February 4, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: Pens hang on, beat B's 2-1
Pittsburgh's Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 28-of-29 as the Bruins offense struggled again in a setback against the Pens.
February 2, 2012
Hurricanes blank Bruins, sweep season series
For the fourth time in as many matchups, the last-place Hurricanes downed the Northeast Division-leading Bruins, this time with a 3-0 win on Thursday night.
January 31, 2012
Bruins come to life late, defeat Sens
After a miserable second period, the Bruins surged in the third and eked out a victory over the visiting Senators.
January 24, 2012
Capitals send Bruins to break on sour note
With a 5-3 loss in Washington on Tuesday, the Bruins missed a chance to be riding high heading into the All-Star break.
January 23, 2012
Bruins pull out 6-5 win in shootout over Flyers
In a wild, back-and-forth affair it took a shootout to decide Sunday's winner in a heated game between Boston and Philadelphia.
January 21, 2012
Gaborik's late OT goal lifts Rangers over Bruins
Marian Gaborik buried a rebound with under four seconds left in overtime, as the Rangers maintained the top spot in the East with a win over the B's.
January 19, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: B's wake up late, down Devils
After sleepwalking through the first two periods, the Bruins scored three quick goals in the third en route to a 4-1 victory over New Jersey.
January 17, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: Bolts tally late to bury Bruins
The Bruins fell to 1-2-0 on their current road trip after a 5-3 loss to the Lightning down in Tampa.
January 16, 2012
Bergeron shines in shootout win over Panthers
Patrice Bergeron tallied twice and came up big in the shootout to help Boston beat Florida 3-2.
January 13, 2012
Sloppy Bruins rely on Thomas to beat Habs
Thursday night was certainly a case of winning ugly by the Black and Gold. Montreal was the better team, but due to a few bad bounces and an inability to crack Thomas, they wound up on the losing end for the seventh time in their last 10 contests.
January 10, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: B's pull away late to beat Jets
It was a shooting gallery early here at TD Garden, but the Bruins managed to keep the Jets from generating any semblance of offense in the final ten minutes of the contest, pulling away late to take care of business in the process.
January 7, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: Canucks send B's to maddening 4-3 loss
Final: Vancouver 4, Boston 3 Recap: In only a matter of minutes, the bad blood between the Canucks and Bruins was renewed. The two Stanley Cup finalists got in a full-fledged brawl when Shawn Thornton was mobbed in front of the Vancouver bench. Milan Lucic allegedly came off the bench to partake in the fisticuffs and was not only given the gate but could face a ten-game ban.
January 5, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: Bruins put on clinic, cream Calgary 9-0
Final: Boston 9, Calgary 0 Recap: This one was over before it really even began. Boston tallied twice in the first 3:17 with goals from Tyler Seguin and Milan Lucic to jump ahead 2-0. After taking a 3-0 lead before the frame was over, Boston came out in the second and tacked on four more tallies. Patrice Bergeron and Chris Kelly scored 47 seconds apart, and Nathan Horton added two goals later in the period.
January 4, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: Bruins back in top form, burn Devils 6-1
The B’s were undeniably bad down in Dallas four nights ago, but any thoughts of them putting together a losing streak quickly vanished when it became incredibly apparent that the Devils were simply over-matched against the defending champs.
January 1, 2012
Post-Game Breakdown: Stars snap B's streak with 4-2 win
The good times couldn’t continue forever for the Bruins, but boy did they look sloppy during a number of stretches in this one, especially the first period.
December 23, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Panthers, like rest of universe, no match for Bruins
: Is there anything left to say, any compliment that hasn’t been used to describe how just freakin’ dominant the Bruins have been for the last six-or-so weeks? It’s getting crazy, maybe even unfathomable, just how easily they win on a nightly basis.
December 19, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Bruins keep rolling with 3-2 win over struggling Habs
Boston improved to 19-2-1 in the past 22 games, while the Habs just keep on slipping further and further. Montreal is now 12 points back of Boston in the division and will need a minor miracle to have any shot at reigning supreme in the Northeast this season.
December 17, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: B’s barrel over Flyers, take over first in East
In what was supposed to be a marquee matchup pitting the top two teams in the conference against one another, the Bruins simply ran away with this one for an unbelievably convincing victory.
December 14, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Paille pots two, Thomas stands on head in win over Sens
The Senators could’ve easily gotten on the board early and turned the tide if it weren’t for a phenomenal performance by Thomas in the early-going. Once the Black and Gold woke up and began putting pucks past Anderson, Ottawa looked defeated. Boston is now tied with the Flyers for the most post in the East.
December 13, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Marchand, Rask lead way in win over Kings
Rask made it look easy tonight, but the young netminder — and not just due to the obvious goose egg in the box score — looked more calm and composed than in any of his previous starts.
December 10, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: B’s eke out wacky, 5-3 win over Jackets
Real bizarre night out in Ohio for the Bruins. With a highly-successful performance on the PP, a parade to the penalty box for both squads, a rare early exit for Thomas and a breakthrough game for Joe Corvo, it couldn’t have been a much wackier sixty minutes of hockey.
December 8, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Theodore wins goaltending duel as Panthers down B’s
The Bruins offense has suddenly gone missing. After barreling over a number of opponents during their mesmerizing run, the Black and Gold now have just one goal in the last 120 minutes of hockey.
December 6, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: B’s streak comes to a halt with loss to Jets
And so one of the most magnificent point streak in recent NHL history has come to a close. The Bruins failed to gain at least a point in a game for the first time in nearly six weeks, suffering their first regulation loss since Oct. 29.
December 5, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Thomas, B's top first-place Penguins
The Bruins point streak is now at fifteen games and counting, and perhaps no win was more impressive than this one. It was a clash of the Titans in the Eastern Conference and the Bruins reigned supreme.
December 3, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Bruins roll continues with win over Leafs
What’s left to say about the B’s seemingly never-ending roll? The Leafs, once again, couldn’t handle Boston’s depth. They couldn’t get squat out of their leading scorer. And now, the Bruins have padded their lead in the Northeast Division.
November 30, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: First line leads way in win over Leafs
What a difference a month makes. The B’s meteoric rise up the standings has not only completely erased the memories of the miserable Stanley Cup hangover, but has many believing that thoughts of a repeat might not be so crazy after all.
November 26, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: B’s mount comeback, down Jets
Things looked pretty bleak midway through the opening frame, as Boston was hemmed in their own zone by Winnipeg’s aggressive forecheck, but things turned around dramatically in the second. The Bruins could’ve easily had another letdown of a performance, but they bounced back after their first setback in nearly a month and returned to their winning ways.
November 25, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Wings shootout win snaps B’s streak
Tough to see the streak come to a halt, but it had to happen at some point. Could one think of a more dangerous shootout team than the Red Wings? So many filthy moves that Rask simply had no shot at.
November 23, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Bruins spoil Sabres’ shot at revenge
With a playoff-like feel from the drop of the puck until Pouliot lit the lamp in the shootout, tonight’s tilt was easily the most entertaining game for the Black and Gold in 2011-12. From the wave of fisticuffs in the opening period to the frantic finish, the B’s were engaged in an absolute thriller and undoubtedly left the revenge-seeking Sabres feeling stung.
November 22, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Thomas unbeatable again as B’s blank Habs
Montreal, for the better part of the night, continued to carry play. Were it not for Tim Thomas and a few narrow misses, they likely would’ve run away with one. Unfortunately Boston’s netminder was damn-near superhuman, stopping all 33 shots he faced to blank the Habs, giving the B’s their ninth-straight victory.
November 19, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Bruins cruise to 6-0 win over Isles
After two tightly-contested games, the Bruins returned to full-fledged blowout mode tonight. This one was simply never in doubt, as the B’s once again saw a surplus of players turn in great performances en route to their eighth-straight victory.
November 17, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: B’s barely edge Jackets in shootout
By the hair of their chinny, chin, chin, the Bruins narrowly escaped a catastrophically bad loss. In the end, luckily, they all count the same, and the winning streak is now pushed to seven games.
November 15, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Late Pouliot goal lifts B’s over Devils
What started out as a snoozer actually turned out to be a pretty exciting hockey game to take in. The back-and-forth third period battle saw both teams display great resolve, with Boston ultimately finishing on top and earning win No. 6 in a row.
November 12, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: B’s chase Miller in runaway win over Sabres
Just how good have the Bruins been of late? Over their five-game winning streak, they’ve outscored the opposition by a total of 30-10. For those counting at home, that’s six goals per game. Absurd.
November 10, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: B’s climb back to .500 with win over Oilers
Boston pushed their winning streak to four with the win tonight. During their run they’ve scored 24 goals, a far cry from the offensively-impotent team that struggled going 3-7-0 out of the gate.
November 7, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: B’s down Isles, push streak to three
The Bruins have made it three in a row and continue to distance themselves from the squad that once lost seven of its first ten games.
November 5, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: Seguin’s trick leads B’s to win in Toronto
Well, if the Bruins aren’t feeling good after this win, there’s simply nothing that could lift their spirits. With a runaway win over the division-leading Leafs, the B’s have finally won two games in a row this year and appear to be turning the tide after their early-season slump.
November 1, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: B’s end skid, top Sens
All might not be right with the Black and Gold, but tonight’s win was sorely needed to stop the bleeding. Now with a victory over a team that came in red-hot, the Bruins hope they can continue righting the ship and get on a roll of their own.
October 29, 2011
Post-Game Breakdown: B’s still in basement after another loss to Habs
Will this be the last time we see the Bruins roster and/or coaching staff as currently constituted? Many are calling for heads to roll or for trades to be made, as the Bruins are now off to a downright miserable start after capturing the Cup in June.