Found February 16, 2013 on
Days of Y'Orr:
If the Boston Bruins want to break their two-game losing streak they'll have to do it with out MIlan Lucic. After practice today Claude Julien said Looch won't be available for tomorrow's game against the Winnipeg Jets due to personal reasons. He's returning to Boston right away,
No Milan Lucic vs. WPG. Has returned to Boston for personal reason.
— Fluto Shinzawa (@GlobeFluto) February 16, 2013
Won't speculate what the personal reasons could be as it could be anything. Whatever the reason it's big enough to miss a day of work.
Stepping in for Looch will be Lane MacDermid or Jay Pandolfo. If Julien decides to move Paille or Campbell up the line then we'll see MacDermid. If he decides to keep the Merlot Line in tact then Pandolfo will make his Bruins debut.
Seeing who'll actually replace Lucic on the first line will be interesting. Maybe Julien moves Seguin back to the first line to see if more chemistry is sparked. Last time the...
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The Sabres stormed back against the B’s in the third period Friday, taking advantage of the fact that Boston hadn’t put the game away earlier despite have countless chances to do just that.
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New England’s love affair with Dougie Hamilton has been very well-publicized. Hamilton’s early season success has now another chapter, as No. 27 has netted his first career goal.
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Boston came back from two one-goal deficits to beat Winnipeg in the MTS Centre, claiming the team’s first W in the not-so-friendly Manitoban confines. Despite missing out on some chances early, the Bruins held on in the game’s frantic final seconds to escape with two points.
Brad Marchand kept up...
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Awful game. Absolutely awful game. After dominating the first two periods the Boston Bruins came out into the third period and took a huge John Scott size dump on the ice. Buffalo scores three unanswered goals and win 4-2. Ugh. This loss is worse than the one on Jan 31st. In that game both sides of the ice were an absolute ******** for Boston. Tonight's was just infuriating...
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from Larry Brooks of the New York Post,
So 6:30 into the third period on Tuesday night in Boston, Milan Lucic finished off his check against Rick Nash by using his forearm to drive the Rangers winger’s head into the boards.
There was no penalty on the play (though Nash received a minor for a feeble retaliatory hook) and there was no supplemental discipline issued,...