Found January 08, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Nathan Horton
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
The Bruins have been given today off. They will resume work tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. at Ristuccia Arena. With no practice and no media availability, here’s the latest version of Plus/Minus: Plus + Full engagement from Nathan Horton. In 15:04...

Bruins respond to Marchand suspension

Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli just released a statement in response to the NHL's five-game suspension of Brad Marchand. "While we respect the process that the Department of Player Safety took to reach their decision regarding Brad’s hit on Sami Salo, we are very disappointed by their ruling. "While we understand that the ...

Brad Marchand Could Face Supplemental Discipline for Hit on Sami Salo in Part Because of Past Incidents

Brad Marchand will reportedly have a phone hearing with NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan on Monday. And it wouldn't be all that surprising if the Bruins winger is forced to miss a few games. The Boston Globe's Fluto Shinzawa dropped by NESN Daily on Sunday to discuss Marchand's hearing, during which he discussed the young forward's history as a repeat offender...

Let's Dance: Bruins v Canucks

Bruins forward Shawn Thornton poked Canuck Alex Burrows on the way to a line change last night. Alex speared back only to eat a punch and then...everybody danced. Every time you take a sip of... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

NESN Sets More Regular Season Ratings Records During Bruins' Stanley Cup Final Rematch With Canucks

NESN, New England's most watched sports network, set another regular season Boston Bruins ratings record on Saturday afternoon with an 8.9 average household rating in the Boston DMA (341,088 total in-home viewers) for the Bruins' Stanley Cup rematch with the Vancouver Canucks. NESN's previous best household rating for a regular season Bruins game was set on Nov. 23, 2011...

Monday Morning Reading: More Marchand, Canucks flap mouths, angry reader

Marchand has a hearing with Sherrif Shanaban around noon today for his hit on Sami Salo. Canucks have said that Salo has a conucussion which is the common injury to clipping, obviously, and we all know that everyone has a concussion before a disciplinary hearing -- right Ryan Miller? Yesterday, Brado went on the defensive, echoing what Claude Julien said post-game -- he was merely...

Canucks Battle Bruins to a 4-3 Win

Within the first four minutes of the start of the game, we had an old-fashion line brawl. 03:54 Vancouver Dale Weise: 5 minutes, fighting 03:54 Vancouver Alexandre Burrows: 2 minutes, slashing 03:54 Boston Milan Lucic: 2 minutes, roughing 03:54 Boston Shawn Thornton: 2 minutes, roughing 03:54 Boston Shawn Thornton: 2 minutes, slashing 03:54 Boston Milan Lucic: 10 minutes, leaving...

Canucks' Schneider sure looks like keeper

You'll often hear the Bruins describe having Tim Thomas and Tuukka Rask, each a proven elite-level goaltender,...

A Breath Of Fresh Air - Devils Turning Things Around Nicely

I suppose it took a 6-1 trouncing by the Boston Bruins for the Devils to finally open their eyes. Over these past couple of games, the Devils have been playing a dominant style of hockey consisting of three equal parts: strong offense, shut-down defense and solid goaltending. The Devils have defeated the Florida Panthers (5-2) and the Pittsburgh Penguins (3-1) in back-to-back games...

Bruins' Marchand banned 5 games for Salo hit

The NHL suspended Bruins forward Brad Marchand five games for his hit on Sami Salo.

Thomas in net

In case anyone had any doubt, coach Claude Julien confirmed the Tim Thomas will be in net this afternoon. But he wasn't about to second guess Vancouver's decision not to play Roberto Luongo, instead opting to play Boston boy Cory Schneider. "It’s ...

Vancouver vs. Boston – January 7th | NHL Highlights

Did you miss the Vancouver Canucks vs. Boston Bruins game Saturday morning? We’ve got the highlights for you. Rough game, a cheap game, and one with lots of casualties. Cory Schneider out battled Stanley Cup MVP Tim Thomas. Cody Hodgson, Ryan Kesler and Henrik Sedin scored for Vancouver to give them a measure of revenge. What an epic January game.

Canucks’ Vigneault, on Bruins’ comments: ‘That’s stupid.’ Boston’s Julien: ‘I guess we’re stupid.’

It's been two full days since the Vancouver Canucks and the Boston Bruins met Saturday morning for the first time since the Stanley Cup Final, and clearly, little has changed. Not only do both teams maintain severe dislike for one another, but the postgame war of words remains as entertaining as ever. After Claude Julien defended Brad Marchand's low-bridge hit on Sami Salo...
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