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The Bruins welcome the Montreal Canadiens to the TD Garden on Thursday night. The sight of the bleu, blanc et rouge across the ice has been a welcomed one for most NHL teams this season, but the B's know they can't expect another poor showing from Montreal on Thursday. The Canadiens have struggled all year, but for whatever reason, they always match up well with the Bruins, and they always give the B's a tough game. The Bruins are expecting more of the same on Thursday night. See the video above from NESN Daily for more, including a Montreal perspective...

Brian Gionta Has Surgery For Bicep Tear

MONTREAL  – Montreal Canadiens General Manager Pierre Gauthier issued Wednesday a medical update on the status of forward Brian Gionta. Gionta underwent successful surgery to repair a tear in the right biceps. He will be out indefinitely. The surgery was performed earlier today in Montreal. The Canadiens’ captain suffered the injury during the third period of last night...

Report: Michael Cammalleri Traded to Calgary Flames Mid-Game After Canadiens Pull Winger Off Ice Against Bruins

Mike Cammalleri won't have to worry about the Canadiens' "losing mentality" any more. According to Sportsnet, the Habs winger has been traded to the Calgary Flames. The interesting part of it was that the trade was finalized in the middle the Bruins-Canadiens game on Thursday night, and Cammalleri was pulled off the ice toward the end of the second period. This...

Thomas in net as Habs visit Boston

Lost in all of this Vancouver Canucks nonsense that has taken place over the past week is the fact that Boston does have an arch rival. They are from Canada, but they don’t wear lime green, and they don’t speak English. Le Bleu, Blanc, en Rouge visit the TD Garden tonight to remind Bruins fans that the newer hatred between the B’s and Canuckleheads doesn’t hold a candle...

Marek Vs. Wyshynski Radio: IMPACT wrestling’s Eric Young; PJ Stock; and Bruins/Canucks rivalry

It's a Wednesday edition of Marek vs. Wyshynski beginning at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT, and we're talking about the following and more: Special Guest Stars: Impact wrestling star and celebrity puckhead Eric Young; and P.J. Stock of Sportsnet comes on to talk about his vasectomy. • In which Marek and Wysh discuss perceptions in the NHL after an interesting 24 hours for the Habs...

Bruins Mailbag: Canucks Expose One of Boston's Few Flaws That Could Prove Costly in Playoffs

Well, that was certainly an eventful week for the Bruins. The highly anticipated rematch with the Canucks on Saturday lived up to the hype, and things have not calmed down much since that game ended with an ongoing war of words between the clubs, Brad Marchand's controversial hit on Sami Salo and the league's even more divisive decision to suspend the Bruins winger for five...

Penguin killer Mike Cammalleri goes to the Flames

So long, Mike. Cammalleri was traded to the Flames for Rene Bourque

Shawn Thornton Surprises Writer Tony Gallagher on Live TV, Dominates Him in Debate on Fighting

When you score on your first-ever penalty shot and engage in yet another spirited bout in front of the home crowd, the best way to cap off your night is to engage in a verbal beatdown of a writer who doesn't really know what he's talking about. Just your standard Tuesday night for Shawn Thornton. The Bruins' tough guy was on the Comcast SportsNet New England set after...

Thomas' 33 saves lead Bruins past Habs 2-1

Jordan Caron and Milan Lucic scored, and Tim Thomas stopped 33 shots on Thursday night to lead the Boston Bruins to a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens.

They were in good hands

While Brad Marchand walked around the balcony of TD Garden last night, carrying three cups of popcorn and a Gatorade as he served the first part of a five-game suspension, Shawn Thornton was on the ice doing his usual thing against the Winnipeg Jets.

Tonight's Bruins lineup

Based on pregame warmups: Benoit Pouliot-Patrice Bergeron-Tyler Seguin Milan Lucic-David Krejci-Nathan Horton Chris Kelly-Zach Hamill -Rich Peverley Daniel Paille-Gregory Campbell-Shawn Thornton Zdeno Chara-Johnny Boychuk Dennis Seidenberg-Joe Corvo Andrew Ference-Adam McQuaid Tuukka Rask Tim Thomas * Ondrej Pavelec (15-13-5, 2.88 GAA,...
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