Found October 31, 2012 on
Tyler Seguin and Aly Raisman are both young, world-renowned athletes who, either by import or birth, call the Boston area home. They also have something of a Twitter friendship that has many wondering whether or not the duo could one day become a couple.
So it's only natural they would have a back-and-forth on Twitter when one of them dons a rival's colors.
The gold-medal winning Raisman tweeted a picture of herself and fellow Olympic gymnasts Gabby Douglas, Jordyn Wieber, McKayla Maroney and Nastia Liukin wearing the blue-and-white of the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Taking a page out of Maroney's book, the Bruins' No. 19 was unimpressed.
“@aly_raisman: I know there's an @nhl lockout but whenever it's over we're ready ;) twitter.com/Aly_Raisman/st…” tough colours there
— Tyler Seguin (@tylerseguin92) October 31, 2012
Perhaps if Seguin was not over in Switzerland, he could give Raisman a piece of his mind ... and perhaps some personali...
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Bruins players who decided to head overseas may be getting in some quality ice time, but they certainly weren't able to get in some quality trick-or-treating done in Southie, like one pesky winger did this year.
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The Bruins center is unlikely to ever play in the NHL again, and he knows that. The ever-present reminder in the forms of post-concussion headaches serve as a not-so-subtle reminder of that.
However, Savard's most recent headaches were felt on Tuesday night, and...
Boston is a town filled with rich sports history, but one of the most
significant dates is Nov. 1, 1924 -- the day the Boston
Bruins played their first game in franchise history.
Boston, which was the first NHL franchise to open for business
in the United States, beat Montreal Maroons in Boston
2-1 in its first game ever. The first game that an American based...
In this social media age, NEWS and ODDITIES are all around you and at your fingertips. With a tap of your smartphone, you can find out what your favorite athlete or celeb is doing and thinking. Some things make you LAUGH YOUR ASS OFF, SCRATCH YOUR HEAD or SAY AWWW.
The members of the Boston Bruins are no different, they are quite in tune with Twitter.
In this edition, Seguin/Raisman’s...
Stick tap to gr8savesbythomas who posted this on twitter. I've never seen it before but I had a good laugh from it. Tuukka Rask looks like he needs to eat a cookie or something.
Matias Strozyk tweeted this out minutes ago:
#Bruins Chris Kelly joins HC Red Ice of NLB, where Patric Hörnqvist played. Contract can be extended at the end of every month.
— Matias Strozyk (@MaStrozyk) October 31, 2012
There is nothing on Red Ice's website about the transaction yet, but we believe that Matias is a credible source (because Sarah Connors believes...
The start of the Bruins' playoff series against the Philadelphia Flyers in 2011 followed the same script that it had in 2010 -- with two Boston victories. They looked to continue that trend in Games 3 and 4, with the venue shifting to the TD Garden.
Bruins head coach Claude Julien will join Dale Arnold in the NESN studios on Thursday to discuss Game 3 of the Eastern Conference...
The Bruins blasted the doors off the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 1 of their 2011 Eastern Conference Semifinals. Their next time on the ice, things wouldn't be so easy.
Tim Thomas led the B's back into Philadelphia for Game 2, while each side plotted its own revenge.
For the Flyers, they would look to avenge the loss they had suffered the last time out....
We're too depressed from reading these quotes to do a real intro. They speak for themselves.
From Pro Hockey Talk (emphasis ours):
“For guys like me I have a few years left and I’m kind of caught in the middle and squeezed out on both sides,” he explained. “If this goes on for a year or two then I’m probably done and I have to go back to working...