Found June 01, 2013 on BruinsLife:
PLAYERS: Nathan Horton
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
Behind Tuuka's 29 save shutout and 3 goals from the first line (2 by Krejci and 1 by Nathan Horton), the Boston Bruins took a 1-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference Finals.Here are the highlights courtesy of Game 2 is Monday night at 8pm.

Watch: Krejci nets two as Bruins beat Penguins 3-0

The Boston Bruins shut down the Pittsburgh Penguins high-powered offense with a 3-0 win Saturday night at Consol Energy Center. Tuukka Rask was terrific between the pipes, stopping 29 shots, and David Krejci kept his torrid postseason going with two more goals.  His 19 points in 

Malkin, Bergeron fight at end of period

At the end of the second period of Game 1 between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Boston Bruins, there was some pushing and shoving between the two teams.  Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin and Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron took things to the next level and actually dropped the gloves in this brief tilt.  It wasn’t much of a fight, but it set the tone that these two teams are...

David Krejci, Patrice Bergeron Showcase Playoff Intensity, Show Up Big In Eastern Conference Finals (Video)

Every team naturally steps up their game come playoff time, but Bruins center David Krejci is setting the bar high for his teammates. Krejci notched his 6th and 7th goals in the playoffs in Saturday’s Eastern Conference finals win over the Penguins, and has stepped up his play since the playoffs began. Even Patrice Bergeron, a guy who normally flies under the radar because of...

Bruins steal Game 1 on road from Pens

Round 1, make that Game 1, to the Boston Bruins. David Krejci scored two more goals during his torrid postseason and the Bruins shut down the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-0 in the opening game of the Eastern Conference finals on Saturday night. Nathan Horton added an insurance goal in the third period and Tuukka Rask stopped 29 shots for the Bruins, who silenced Sidney Crosby and the...

NESN to Provide One-Hour Pre- and Postgame Coverage of Eastern Conference Finals

The Bruins and Penguins open the Eastern Conference finals Saturday night in Pittsburgh, and NESN will be there to bring you complete pre- and postgame coverage throughout the series on NESN and NESNplus. The action gets underway on NESN with an hour-long edition of Bruins Face-Off LIVE beginning at 7 p.m. and taking you all the way up to puck drop. After the final horn, flip it...

Marchand boards James Neal: Dust up at the end of the period, Malkin vs Bergeron fight

I thought that Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand was lucky to remain in the game after his hit on Penguins forward James Neal. This could have been a five minute major. There could be two suspensions coming from this game, when it's all said and done. Probably not though. This was not a good hit, dangerous hit. Marchand is a repeat offender as well. Video of dust up at the...

Bruins Best Penguins, 3-0

Speaking for myself, I did not see this 3-0 victory coming when I considered Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals.  Of course, the Bruins had to be considered underdogs considering the home ice advantage for the Penguins as well as Pittsburgh's 4+ goal per game average.  The Bruins average just over 3 goals a game.  You see the problem.  So how did the Bruins win?  I...

Matt Cooke and Brad Marchand deliver questionable hits in Game 1

Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Boston Bruins got off to a bumpy start early in the second period.  Penguins forward Matt Cooke delivered this crushing hit to Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid, hitting him right in the numbers.  Cooke was given a five-minute major and a game misconduct for the hit. Later in the period, Brad Marchand hit...

Boston Surprises Pittsburgh With A 3-0 Victory

Question being brought up is do you replace Vokoun with Fleury?  I say absolutely not, how about working on trying to score and defending a bit better first. David Krejci with the game winner mid-way through the first period.  

Bruins score awesome tic-tac-toe goal

It’s not often that passing plays work out this perfectly, but this play was absolutely awesome.  The Boston Bruins big line of Milan Lucic-David Krejci-Nathan Horton executed a perfect “ABC” offensive zone entry on the Pittsburgh Penguins in the first period.  Horton drove wide, Lucic went hard to the net to draw the defenseman towards him, and David Krejci went to the high...

UCLA rallies to top Cal Poly 6-4

UCLA overcame a four-run deficit to defeat Cal Poly 6-4 Saturday night in the Los Angeles regional. The Bruins (41-17) scored four times in the sixth inning, and twice more in the seventh to complete the comeback. Cal Poly starter Matt Imhof didn't allow a hit until Pat Gallagher led off the sixth with a double. Mustangs right fielder Nick Torres lost Kevin Williams' fly...

Eastern Conference Finals: Game 2: Boston Bruins at Pittsburgh Penguins. ...

No matter the outcome of tonight's game, the Bruins won. The road's team job is to go into their opponents building and win one game, essentially split before they come home for two games. Boston did that and they did it in a big way. Let's be real, Pittsburgh fans expected the Penguins to come out on that ice and roll the Bruins. It's what they're used to given...

Tracking the Playoffs: Penguins vs. Bruins Game 1

If you're wondering why I did not have any scoring chances posted from the last round, it's a long story. I'll just say that I've had a limited amount of spare time the last few weeks and was not able to post any analysis of the second round. Despite that minor setback, I should be back in full force for the Conference Finals and will provide a closer look at the...

Torey Krug, Matt Bartkowski Don’t Anticipate Change in Defensive Game Plan Against Penguins

There has been much anticipation for the Eastern Conference finals, as the Boston Bruins and the Pittsburgh Penguins face off after a week-long wait. The Bruins are coming off of a 4-1 series win over the New York Rangers, and the Penguins defeated the Ottawa Senators in 4-1 fashion, as well. Despite Pittsburgh having swept Boston in the regular season, the Bruins are prepared to...

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Eastern Conference Final: Penguins vs. Bruins – Game 1

After what seemed like an eternity but in reality was only 8 days, the Penguins returned to the ice of the Consol Energy Center to take on the Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference Final. Unfortunately, for Penguins fans, the night didn’t go as planned as the Bruins took game one 3 to 0. If nothing, the game proved to show that this series is going to be a long one.   The Penguins...
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