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Johnny Boychuk's name was conspicuously absent on the list of the three stars for the Bruins' 3-2 shootout win Saturday night in Chicago, but the Boston defenseman's stellar all-around game didn't go unnoticed. "He had a great game tonight," Bruins coach Claude Julien said. "I thought Johnny was a real good player for us, and I thought it was fitting that he set up that tying goal, but he was one of many that we thought really picked up their game tonight." The Bruins were in desperate need of a pickup, having dropped back-to-back games to fall to 1-3-0 on...

No Krejci at B’s practice

WILMINGTON -- David Krejci is not on the ice this morning as the Bruins skate at Ristuccia Arena. Krejci has missed the last two games with what's termed a core injury. Defenseman Adam McQuaid, who suffered a head or neck injury in Carolina last week and missed Saturday's game in ...

Zdeno Chara, Shawn Thornton Deliver Some of Biggest Hits During Bruins' First Week of Season

The Bruins' season hasn't started the way the defending Stanley Cup champions had expected. The B's enter Saturday's game in Chicago owners of just a 1-3 record, as they have come out with uninspired efforts far too often. Perhaps the Bruins would be best-suited to up their level of physical play to try and provide a spark going forward. The B's will enter Saturday...

Adam McQuaid Remains Sidelined With Headaches, Neck Pain, While Steven Kampfer Returns to Ice in Boston

The Bruins still aren't certain that defenseman Adam McQuaid suffered a concussion on his fall into the boards Wednesday night in Carolina, but they are proceeding with the same level of care and caution that they would for such an injury. "He's still day to day and we're taking a cautious route," Bruins coach Claude Julien told reporters after the club'...

Thomas Goes 3-3 In Shootout To Lift B’s Over Blackhawks

  On a night where the Bruins were in need of a win in order to get back on the right track, their goaltender delivered. Tim Thomas had 27 saves on 29 shots for Boston as they defeated the Blackhawks 3-2. Bryan Bickell started the scoring in the first period when he forced a turnover in the neutral zone and wristed one past Thomas on a breakaway to make it 1-0 Chicago. However...

Updates: Bruins at Blackhawks

Just about to get underway here at the United Center. Tim Thomas led the Bruins out of the dressing room for warmups, and he will get the call tonight to make his fourth start of the season. Last season's...

Ty Anderson: Take your pick: 2010 Blackhawks vs. 2011 Bruins

In case you didn't know (please note the sarcasm there), tonight's contest in Chicago between the Blackhawks and visiting Boston Bruins is a match-up of the last two Stanley Cup champions. The Blackhawks, who staved off a desperate Philadelphia comeback in six games, took home the prize in 2010. While earlier this year, the Bruins became the first team in NHL history to win...

McQuaid unlikely to face Hawks Saturday night

CHICAGO -- Following today's mid-afternoon workout at the United Center, Bruins coach Claude Julien said defenseman Adam McQuaid is being treated as if he suffered a concussion Wednesday night in Raleigh. Read: Look for rookie blueliner Matt Bartkowski to...

Seguin's SO goal lifts Bruins past Blackhawks

Tyler Seguin scored the only goal in a shootout and the Bruins beat the Blackhawks 3-2 on Saturday night in the only regular-season matchup between the last two Stanley Cup champions.

Relaxed Julien gives them a break

Claude Julien, beaming Saturday night in the moments after his Bruins pinned a 3-2 shootout loss on the Blackhawks in Chicago, declared yesterday a day off for his defending Stanley Cup winners.

Bruins win shootout, 3-2

CHICAGO--The Bruins started a little slowly but woke up just in time to break out of their October doldrums and beat the Chicago Blackhawks, 3-2, in a shootout at the United Center. The B's came back from two one-goal deficits with a shorthander ...

‘10 VS. ‘11

The 2011 Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins beat the 2010 Cup Champs in a shoot out at the United Center. It is the only time (regular season) that the two clubs will see each other this year. A couple of interesting notes before we get to the scoring. Hossa was out for the game. I originally heard upper body injury - here we go again with this guy missing games with an injury...

Bruins-Blackhawks Preview

If any team can understand the early struggles the Boston Bruins have endured, it's the Chicago Blackhawks. The Bruins look to avoid a third consecutive loss Saturday night when they visit the Blackhawks in a matchup of the last two Stanley Cup champions. Suffering from a Stanley Cup hangover while trying to find the right chemistry with a revamped roster, Chicago went 8-9...

Sequin scores in shootout, Bruins beat Blackhawks

CHICAGO (AP) Tyler Seguin scored the only goal in a shootout and the Boston Bruins beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Saturday night in the only regular-season matchup between the last two Stanley Cup champions.

Boston Bruins (1-3-0) at Chicago Blackhawks (2-1-0), 8:30 p.m. (ET)

The two previous Stanley Cup champions get together tonight at the United Center, where the Boston Bruins look to get on track against the Chicago Blackhawks.

McQuaid out

CHICAGO--Defenseman Adam McQuaid, who crashed head first into the RBC Center end boards on Wednesday night, did not practice with the Bruins today and, though he's listed as day-to-day, it doesn't look like he'll be playing tomorrow night against the Blackhawks. Coach Claude ...
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