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Nathan Horton began skating last week, but he likely won't be ready in time for the playoffs, Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli said Sunday. Chiarelli also had updates on Johnny Boychuk, Adam McQuaid and Tuukka Rask, and he commented on when he expects those Boston players to be back in action.

Top 10 fights of 2011-12 NHL season

Fighting will always be a hot topic in hockey, but whatever your stance on the matter, you have to respect the toughness displayed by certain players night in and night out. Whether it's sending a message, trying to swing momentum in a team's favor or sticking up for a teammate, a fight can completely change the complexion of a game. That's why there's still a spot...

Tyler Seguin Wins Friendly Contest with Brad Marchand for Team's Goal, Points Lead

BOSTON -- In the big picture, the points at stake in Saturday's clash with the Sabres didn't mean anything to the teams involved. The Bruins were locked into the No. 2 seed in the East, and Buffalo was locked out of the playoffs regardless of the result of the regular-season finale. But there was another competition that was still up for grabs. Bruins linemates Tyler Seguin...

Bruins Will Open Cup Defense Against Capitals But Are Focused More on Own Game Heading into Playoffs

BOSTON -- The Bruins knew they would be playing a team from the capital, they just didn't know the capital of which nation. It turns out they won't need their passports in the first round after all. After looking like a clash with the club from Canada's capital in Ottawa was going to be Boston's fate, the final day of the regular season produced a different result...

The Craziest Boston Bruins Fans Of All Time A.B. This video is everything you need to know about Boston Bruins fans. We are rabid fans who aren’t afraid to show our love for the Black & Gold. Mix that with a JumboTron and things get real… Real weird. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); = id; js...

Ciara Price is Slamming

  So last week we posted an article Two Minutes for Hooking where Boston Bruins Forward Tyler Seguin was caught laughing at a sign that two cuties were holding up in the stands.  Well Tyler Seguin makes the Mug again, this time because he he was spotted hanging with Playboy's Miss November 2011 Ciara Price.  Ciara gives us the best of both worlds as she goes blonde and is...

Julien: Chara deserves to win Norris Trophy again

While Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara secured the Norris Trophy in 2009, coach Claude Julien believes he has done enough this season to win it again. “There’s so much - and I know coaches preach for their players - but, to me, a Norris Trophy defenseman has to be a good all-around defenseman, and Zdeno’s plus/minus speaks for itself. He plays the top players on every team...

And so it beings... Tim Thomas asked first White House question of series

In what may win the "Most Irrelevant Question of the Year" award, some dumbass reporter decided to ask Tim Thomas about him being MIA for the Bruins White House visit.  Tim Thomas was asked if he was concerned White House questions might kick up w/WASH as their opponent. He promptly shut down media session — Joe Haggerty (@HackswithHaggs) April 9, 2012 Tim...

Breaking Down Round One: Capitals vs. Bruins

As you know by now, the Washington Capitals have drawn the defending Stanley Cup Champions in the first round of this year’s playoffs.  It’s a very tough matchup for the Capitals, both because of their continued playoff demons and because of the quality of the team across the rink from them.  Read on for my take on this series, broken down piece by piece. Forwards: The Bruins...

Playoff Predictions: (2) Boston Bruins Vs. (7) Washington Capitals

Next up, we’re taking on the 2-7 matchup in the Eastern Conference which would be the defending Stanley Cup champion, Boston Bruins, pitted against the under achieving Washington Capitals. Boston Bruins Path To The Playoffs: The defending Stanley Cup Champions had a rough start to this season. With only three wins in their first ten games, it looked [...]

Senators Throwing Wrench Into Playoff Plans by Opening Door to Avoid Playing Bruins (Video)

The Bruins' first-round playoff opponent won't be decided until Saturday night, when the Washington Capitals play the New York Rangers. If the Capitals win, they could leapfrog the Senators into the No. 7 spot in the conference, which would mean the long-assumed Boston-Ottawa matchup won't come to fruition. NESN Nation's Dan Duquette is a little bummed out that Ottawa...

Zdeno Chara, Dennis Seidenberg Crucial to Containing Alex Ovechkin, Capitals Offense in Playoffs (Podcast)

Alex Ovechkin has had statistically his worst season since first entering the NHL in 2005. Bruins sophomore forward Tyler Seguin actually tallied more points (Seguin 67, Ovechkin 65) than the two-time Hart trophy winner (MVP) this season. But don't be fooled by the underwhelming numbers, Ovechkin remains one of the most dominant and fear-inducing forwards in all of hockey. Boston...

The Stanley Cup Playoffs are set.

Who do you like to win Lord Stanley's Cup? I am taking the Boston Bruins to repeat as the Champs? What do you think? Who is your pick to win it all?

Bruins Live Blog: B's Close Out Regular Season With Showdown With Sabres at TD Garden

3:30 p.m. ET: The B's have had the No. 2 seed locked up, and fans in Boston have been getting ready for playoff hockey. But before the B's finally embark on what they hope will be another Stanley Cup run, they'll be playing host to the Buffalo Sabres in the regular season finale. While the game doesn't mean much for Boston, Tim Thomas will get the start in net as...
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