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The Boston Bruins may be atop the Northeast Division, but they haven't won back-to-back games in over a month.
Rich Peverley being injured isn't likely to help, but facing the Winnipeg Jets might.
The Bruins look to withstand Peverley's absence Friday night when they attempt to continue their dominance of the Jets franchise.
Boston (35-18-2) leads the Northeast by four points over second-place Ottawa. The Bruins have struggled to pull away due to a 7-7-1 stretch since winning consecutive games Jan. 10 and 12.
That inconsistency nearly cost them in the opener of a six-game road trip Wednesday. They squandered a two-goal, third-period lead before Tyler Seguin scored in the shootout to secure a 4-3 win at Montreal.
"We had a great first two periods, we didn't have a bad third period, but obviously we did some little things that we should've done," left wing Daniel Paille told the team's official website. "But it (was) a good sign for us and o...
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Boston Bruins center Rich Peverley will be sidelined four-to-six weeks after suffering a third degree MCL sprain in his right knee, general manager Peter Chiarelli announced on Friday.
Peverley suffered the injury during Wednesday's 4-3 shootout win over the rival Montreal Canadiens.
The 29-year-old Peverley has collected nine goals, 29 assists and 20 penalty minutes this season.
Bruins center Rich Peverley will be out the next four to six weeks after suffering a knee injury against the Montreal Canadiens Wednesday.
The one drawback of the Bruins 4-3 shootout victory in Montreal on Wednesday night was the loss of forward Rich Peverley to a knee injury. Peverley has been sent back to Boston for further evaluation and will miss at least the rest of the road trip for the B's. Peverley's absence is a huge loss for a Bruins squad that has been offensively challenged of late, but the loss...
(Boston) - Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today that forward Rich Peverley will be out 4-6 weeks after suffering a third degree MCL sprain in his right knee during the club’s game against the Montreal Canadiens on February 15.
Bruins winger Rich Peverley, who was injured in a knee-on-knee hit with Montreal's Hal Gill last night at the Bell Centre, returned to Boston this morning and will be evaluated by team doctors, according to coach Claude Julien.
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The NHL trade deadline is approaching and more and more, it looks like the Bruins may have to seriously pursue some help up front. With winger Nathan Horton already out indefinitely with a concussion, the B's could be without Rich Peverley in the near future. Claude Julien told reporters on Thursday in Montreal that the forward is being sent back to Boston to be evaluated after...
WINNIPEG Good morning from the MTS Centre, where the Bruins will face off against the Jets tonight. This is the second match of their six-game road trip. Rich Peverley (knee) will not play tonight. Peverley is not expected to...
Peverley Out 4-6 Weeks with MCL Sprain
Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today that forward Rich Peverley will be out 4-6 weeks after suffering a third degree MCL sprain in his right knee during the club’s game ag...
Rich Peverley, smacked with a knee-on-knee hit Wednesday night in Montreal compliments of ex-Bruin Hal Gill , returned to Boston yesterday while his teammates flew to Winnipeg.
The Bruins bounced back from Tuesday's loss to the Rangers with a much-needed win in Montreal to kick off a six-game road trip on Wednesday. But that victory did come at a price. It was a physical affair with the Canadiens surprisingly getting the better of many of the confrontations. Montreal had a 27-16 edge in hits, and stitches and ice packs were in high demand in the Bruins...
The Bruins will have a new look to their lines when they take on the Jets in their final visit to Winnipeg on Friday. Forward Rich Peverley suffered a third-degree MCL sprain in his right knee when hit by Canadiens defenseman Hal Gill in Montreal on Wednesday. Peverley will be out 4-6 weeks, joining fellow forward Nathan Horton (concussion) on the sidelines. Peverley had replaced...
While Shanny and everyone else were ******** about Marchand's hipcheck, the Boston Bruins learned that Dick Peverley will be out 4-6 weeks with an MCL sprain thanks to an awful knee-on-knee hit from Hal "Pylon" Gill. From the Bruins:Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today that forward Rich Peverley will be out 4-6 weeks after suffering a third...