Found January 12, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Marc Savard
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
Marc Savard's TD Garden homecoming will have to wait, and it's all thanks to Mother Nature. Savard was due to attend Thursday night's Canadiens-Bruins game and talk with the media about his donation of a luxury suite at the Garden for children who are suffering from head trauma. However, a snowstorm in Ontario prevented the 34-year-old from flying into Boston. Savard's flight was canceled due to the weather, he announced on Twitter, and said he won't be able to make it to the Garden. The suite will be open to the children and their families on Thursday, but Savard won't...

VIDEO: Shawn Thornton vs. Tony Gallagher

Tony Gallagher is a dick. Shawn Thornton is the third greatest NHL player of all time. Watch and be mesmerized.  <param name="flashvars" value="v=

Zdeno Chara, Tyler Seguin Selected for NHL All-Star Game, But Patrice Bergeron Snubbed

BOSTON -- Two more Bruins were named to NHL All-Star Game on Thursday, but arguably the most deserving Boston player will not be headed to Ottawa. Defenseman Zdeno Chara and forward Tyler Seguin were among 36 players named to play in the game. They'll join goalie Tim Thomas, who was one of six players already voted into the game by fan balloting. The strong Bruins presence will...

Bruins' Top Line of Nathan Horton, David Krejci, Milan Lucic Continues to Be Team's Bread and Butter

When the Bruins fell behind 1-0 to the Jets on Tuesday night at TD Garden, it was the Bruins' top line that answered back to tie the score. When the B's fell behind 3-2 and entered the third period down a goal to a Winnipeg team that had been 16-0-1 when leading after two periods this year, it was again Boston's first line that got the ball rolling. David Krejci won back...

Claude Julien Fine With Andrew Ference Taking Extra Penalty in Coming to Teammate's Defense Against Habs

BOSTON -- The Bruins have been victimized by questionable hits too many times in recent years. They are no longer willing to meekly accept any transgressions against them. That was the message the club gave throughout the fallout from Brad Marchand's controversial low hit on Sami Salo on Saturday that drew a five-game suspension for the Bruins forward despite what the team felt...

Caption Time: Other things Shawn Thornton said to Tony Gallagher

If you haven't seen the video of Shawn Thornton refuting criticism from Vancouver Sun and resident nutcase Tony Gallagher, then you are really missing out on some fantastic television.The above caption was done by our buddy Eric (@BosBruinsFan). And now we're wondering what other things Shawn Thornton said to Tony-G?Here's a blank template to run with. Email your entries...

Tyler Seguin, Zdeno Chara named All-Stars; Bergeron not

Coming as no surprise is that Bruins captain Zdeno Chara was named to the All-Star game, which is to be played on Jan. 29 in Ottawa. He joins goalie Tim Thomas, who was already selected as a fans' vote. Slightly surprising, however, is that Bruins sophomore Tyler ...

Which Play Was the Bruins Amica Coverage Play of the Week?

It was a busy week for the Bruins, as they put the finishing touches on a four-game homestand at TD Garden. In the first play, Benoit Pouliot and Rich Peverley used some heads-up play and some strong forechecking to get one by Cory Schneider in the hotly contested Stanley Cup Final rematch against Vancouver. The second play features some impressive finishing ability from Tyler Seguin...

Next Caller: Shawn Thornton

Caller... go ahead...More fallout from the Canucks-Bruins game...You know about Lucic and you know about Salo vs. Marchand...But here's the next chapter...The ((Vancouver)) Province's beat writer, Tony Gallagher, was a guest on the "Sticks and Stones" segment on CSN New England going off on Shawn Thornton and how he was trying to go against a guy who was "40...

Watch Shawn Thornton embarrass a Vancouver columnist on Boston TV (Video)

In that brutal game last Saturday game, Dale Weise of the Vancouver Canucks fought Nathan Horton of the Boston Bruins. Later in the same period, Boston pugilist Shawn Thornton wanted to throw down with Weise, but the Canuck denied him the chance, later citing exhaustion and that Thornton isn't "really the type of guy I want to fight." Tony Gallagher of The Province...

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.

Tim Thomas vs Tuukka Rask

There is a post over at Backhand Shelf today that lists 10 backup goalies that have out performed their #1 counterparts.  It is an interesting read but it may be a perfect example of how simple statistics don’t tell the whole story. The first pair of goalies on the list are the Bruins Tukka Rask [...]

      Boston Bruins vs. Montreal Canadiens Starting Goalies: BOS- Tim Thomas likely [@NHLBruins] MTL- Carey Price confirmed [@NHLBruins] Lineups: BOS Milan Lucic, David Krejci, Nathan Horton Benoit Pouliot, Patrice Bergeron, Tyler Seguin Chris Kelly, Zach Hamill, Rich Peverley Daniel Paille, Gregory Campbell, Shawn Thornton Zdeno Chara, Johnny Boychuk Dennis Seidenberg, Joe...
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