Found May 08, 2014 on The Awesome Boston:
PLAYERS: Bobby Orr
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
According to CBS Boston, an elementary school in Montreal canceled “Canadiens Jersey Day” for their students today, due to the fact that “someone complained that an 11-year-old girl was told to ditch her Bobby Orr Bruins jersey on a previous Canadiens jersey day.” With bullying awareness at an all-time high, I actually felt myself siding with the school’s administrators. No faculty member wants to be responsible for students getting harassed and attacked. That was until I really let English Montreal School Board spokesman, Mike Cohen’s, statement sink in: “We don’t think it’s prudent for a student to wear a Boston Bruins jersey in a school during this very intensive playoff play. At this stage in the game, with the Canadiens leading the series 2-1, why ignite things, why create a controversy.” Did you catch that jab? The Canadiens leading 2-1 in the series is irrelevant. It could be a random day in November and a kid wearing a Bruins jersey in Montreal would be harassed. I suspect t...

Boston Bruins Matt Fraser After OT Game Winner “Just Had Frozen Yogurt”

23 year old Matt Fraser just scored the biggest goal of his NHL career. The overtime winner that secured game 4 for the Boston Bruins in a series against the Montreal Canadiens that is now tied 2-2 was also Fraser’s first playoff goal, first overtime playoff goal and first goal since being recalled by the team, yesterday. After scoring the game winner, a visibly shaking (in a good...

Quebec school nixes Habs jersey day after girl wears Bruins sweater

One Quebec school would rather see their students not wearing hockey jerseys to school at all than see some students wearing Boston Bruins sweaters. OK, so that's not entirely the message from an elementary school in St-Leonard, Quebec but it's pretty close. The school had planned for a Montreal Canadiens jersey day for Thursday before calling it off. Why? Because a parent...

Possible Seidenberg return is a ray of light cast upon a weary defensive unit

Another day, another update.Except this time, we heard from the man himself.Coming attraction? Is Seidenberg about to make his improbable return? (via USAToday)Dennis Seidenberg, the sidelined 32-year-old defensive juggernaut has crossed yet another road in his road to recovery from ACL and MCL surgery, and his progress has again whipped up the hopes of Bruins Nation into a frenzy...

Game 4 highlights, Julien and Faser postgame interviews (video)

Matt Fraser scored just 1:19 into overtime to hand the Bruins the 1-0 win in Game 4 over Montreal at the Bell Centre.Not bad for Fraser's first-career postseason goal and game.All smiles: Boychuk hugs Fraser after his OT-winner (via can catch the recap of the action here, as well as the stats and facts from Game 4 here. (hint, Fraser is everywhere).Here are the...

Krug, Bergeron Shine In Game 3; Bruins Must Strike First In Game 4 (Video)

The Boston Bruins’ performance in Game 3 of their second-round series against the Montreal Canadiens was far from their best, but it wasn’t a total loss. B’s defenseman Torey Krug delivered a great performance, extending his point streak to five games and getting three shots on goal, the most of any Bruins defenseman. Still, Boston has to change the way they’ve been playing...

Claude Julien On Being Down 2-1: ‘It’s Not The End Of The World For Us’

The Boston Bruins aren’t hitting the panic button. After dropping Game 3 of their second-round playoff series against the Montreal Canadiens 4-2, the Habs took a 2-1 series lead, but the Bruins know there is still plenty of hockey to be played. “It’s a 2-1 series, and it’s not the end of the world for us,” Claude Julien told reporters, via the Toronto Sun. “We’re not...

NESN 30: Brad Marchand’s OT Goal Gives Bruins Game 1 Win Over Rangers (Video)

The Boston Bruins earned a Game 1 victory in their 2013 second-round Stanley Cup playoff series against the New York Rangers with an overtime goal from Brad Marchand. Patrice Bergeron entered the attacking zone with speed down the boards and sent a fantastic cross-ice pass to Marchand, who was crashing the net hard. The Bruins winger calmly beat Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist...

Tyler Seguin Trade Benefiting Boston Bruins In 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs

The Boston Bruins took a chance when they traded former No. 2 overall draft pick and supremely talented forward Tyler Seguin to the Dallas Stars last summer. The B’s had holes in their roster to fill, and trading Seguin was one way of fortifying the group with players who are able to excel in a specific role. The playoffs are all about depth, and the Bruins simply didn’t have...

Fraser is determined to continue producing for the B's

Fraser celebrates his overtime goal, via     After scoring a crucial overtime goal for the Bruins in his first NHL playoff appearance, Matt "Fro-Yo" Fraser is determined to keep producing for the B's. With Game 5 approaching on Saturday night in Beantown, Fraser wants to be a part of a Bruins victory once again.“You don’t want to be a one-hit...

The Boston Bruins Have Been The Dominating Team Except In A Few Areas

from Dave Stubbs of the Montreal Gazette, The Bruins have dominated much of this series. They’re outshooting the Habs 114-87; they’ve had 76 additional pucks blocked with 38 having missed the target, compared to the 48 and 30 by Montreal. The Bruins hold a 54-46 per cent edge on faceoffs and they’ve been lethal in the third period, having scored eight of their 10 goals...

Bruins-Canadiens Live: B’s Look To Even Series In Game 4 At Bell Centre

9:30 a.m.: The Boston Bruins need to be better — a lot better. The B’s turned in one of their worst games in a long time on Tuesday. The result was a Game 3 loss to the Montreal Canadiens in their second-round Stanley Cup playoffs series. Boston will get a chance to improve and even the series when they take on the Habs on Thursday night at the Bell Centre in Game 4. For the...

(Video) Bruins Milan Lucic cup checks the Habs Alexei Emelin, again

Apparently, the Montreal Canadiens are unhappy with another cup checking incident involving Bruins forward Milan Lucic and Canadiens forward Alexei Emelin. (Click to read the link) No clue, if the National Hockey League is going to do anything about it. I guess they could fine him again. #480363387 /

Dear Flying Spaghetti Monster, Please Don’t Let These Be Tonight’s Line Combos

Line rushes, for what it's worth: Lucic-Bergeron-Eriksson, Paille-Krejci-Smith, Marchand-Campbell-Iginla, Fraser-Caron-Thornton ^CS — Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) May 8, 2014

Bruins’ Third Line Takes Advantage Of Favorable Matchup In Game 4 Win

The Boston Bruins’ third line was buzzing all night long. So it was only fitting that they were the ones who finally found the back of the net in Game 4 on Thursday against the Montreal Canadiens. Rookie forward Matt Fraser, who was recalled Thursday morning, scored the game-winning goal just 1:19 in overtime to give the Bruins the win and tie their second-round Stanley Cup playoffs...

Bruins Need A Strong Start In Game 4 To Beat The Canadiens (Video)

The Boston Bruins haven’t necessarily been playing their best hockey at the start of their second-round playoff games against the Montreal Canadiens, and the Bruins know as well as anyone that that can’t be the case against the Habs. “I think we’ve all seen it this series where when time’s running out, and we’re down, you see the team pick it up and get to another gear...
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