Found March 03, 2012 on Fox Sports:
Nhl_2009_3748
John Tavares tipped in Matt Moulson's shot for the late tiebreaking goal, Evgeni Nabokov stopped 32 shots, and the New York Islanders snapped a five-game, road-losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday. Josh Bailey and Moulson also had goals for the Islanders, who won for just the second time in six games. New York, 0-4-1 in its five previous road games, completed a 1-2-1 trip. Tyler Seguin tied the game for Boston with his 22nd goal early in the third period. Milan Lucic also scored his 22nd for the Bruins, converting on a first-period power play. The defending Stanley Cup champion Bruins have dropped five of eight and hold a three-point lead over Ottawa atop the Northeast Division. Nabokov bounced back from allowing five goals on 29 shots in a 6-3 loss at Philadelphia on Thursday with a strong outing. Tim Thomas took the loss in relief of injured starter Tuukka Rask, who left the game with an undisclosed injury midway through the second period. T...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Tuukka Rask's Injury Comes at Tough Time, As Bruins Already Shorthanded on Offense, Face Packed Schedule

BOSTON – Throughout the season, the Bruins have pointed at their two-headed monster in goal as one of their biggest strengths. Where other teams may have seen a potential problem with two netminders capable of being the No. 1 guy on most clubs, the Bruins saw it as enviable depth that would give them a chance to keep both fresh down the stretch when the schedule really picks up...

Do the Bruins Need to Acquire Another Goalie if Tuukka Rask Misses Significant Time?

The Bruins lost more than just a game on Saturday against the New York Islanders. They also lost Tuukka Rask to injury for an unknown amount of time. Rask won't be travelling to New York with the team on Sunday to take on the Rangers, so Michael Hutchinson will be an emergency addition for the B's. Hutchinson is 6-11-0 with a 2.62 GAA and a .920 save percentage this season...

Tuukka Rask Helped Off Ice After Apparent Injury Against Islanders

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask stretched to his left as an Islanders' shot whipped past his outstretched glove and the net before harmlessly hitting the boards. The harm was in front of the net, where Rask's stretch left him in what appeared to be some serious pain. His attempt to snag the puck left his legs split apart and seemingly extended beyond Rask's comfort. Rask fell...

Bruins G Rask injured in 3-2 loss to Islanders

Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask suffered a lower-body injury Saturday against the New York Islanders while making a split save in the second period.Rask fell to the ice in pain and the game was stopped. He was relieved by Tim Thomas and had to be helped off the ice.Bruins coach Claude Julien said Rask will not be making the team's upcoming road trip to New York and Toronto...

Rask, Paille injured. **** life. Bruins lose.

The injury ninja has set up camp in Boston. First Horton, Then Peverly. Then Boychuk (since returned). Then Ference. And now Tuukka Rask and Daniel Paille both down with injuries. Rask isn't traveling with the team and it doesn't look good. Already rumors that Rask is done for the season. The Bruins are looking more and more like Providence with each game.Awful. Also, Bruins...

John Tavares Spearheads Islanders Power Play for New York's Second Goal Against Bruins (Video)

Matt Moulson had a capable hand helping him to score the Islanders' second goal Saturday. New York took a 2-1 lead in the second period off Moulson's power play goal, but it was the work of John Tavares and Frans Nielsen that enabled Moulson to find the back of the net. Check out how the play developed in the Amica Coverage Cam video below.

Tuukka Rask Injury

Rask left today’s game with an injury suffered on this play. Reporst are Claude Julien said post-game that Rask will not be making the upcoming two-game road trip but did not mention what type of injury.

Latest Chapter in Boston-New York Rivalry Could Improve With 'Calvinball' Approach to Scheduling (Video)

Oh, joy. Another Boston vs. New York matchup, and it probably couldn't be coming at a worse time for the Bruins. On the heels of a tough loss to the Islanders, the B's now visit the Big Apple hoping to turn things around without Tuukka Rask, among many other injured stars. Interestingly enough, the Celtics are also playing their New York counterpart on Sunday, but all four...

Tuukka Rask Won't Travel With Bruins to New York After Being Injured, Michael Hutchinson, Lane MacDermid Recalled

BOSTON – The Bruins got Johnny Boychuk back from a mild concussion on Saturday, but the rash of recent injuries continued during the course of a 3-2 loss to the Islanders at the Garden. Goalie Tuukka Rask suffered an apparent left leg injury during the second period and did not return after being helped off the ice, while forward Daniel Paille also left during the third period...

Thomas Blames MSG Lights for Poor Performance

CBS Sports Boston reports that Tim Thomas blamed the dim lighting at MSG for his less than stellar performance (just 13 saves on 17 shots) during the Rangers 4-3 over Boston yesterday.When asked if he is ready for the increased workload that awaits if backup Tuukka Rask is injured significantly, Thomas responded..."Yeah. Especially if I go to an arena with lights."Henrik...

Islanders 3, Bruins 2

John Tavares tipped in Matt Moulson's shot for the late tiebreaking goal, Evgeni Nabokov stopped 32 shots, and the New York Islanders snapped a five-game, road-losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday. Josh Bailey and Moulson also had goals for the Islanders, who won for just the second time in six games. New York, 0-4-1 in its five previous road games...

64. Providence Bruins at New York Rangers

**** my face. The injury bug crept into the Bruins house last night and absolutely drilled them right in the brown eyes. Justin laid it out perfectly, first Horton, Then Peverly. Then Boychuk (since returned). Then Ference. And now Tuukka Rask and Daniel Paille both down with injuries. While the injur bug is at it, why doesn't he just break Tim Thomas' leg today and end...

Bruins Live Blog: Injury-Depleted B's Head to New York to Take on Eastern Conference-Leading Rangers

8 a.m. ET: The Bruins once again failed in their quest to string together back-to-back wins with a 3-2 loss to the New York Islanders on Saturday at TD Garden. Now, they have to head to New York to face an even tougher Gotham-based squad, taking on the Eastern Conference-leading Rangers in a matinee affair at Madison Square Garden on Sunday. Making matters worse is that the Bruins...
NHL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.