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It’s safe to say that the Bruins were able to stay afloat without Tim Thomas this year. It’s also safe to say that they found the right man for the job and that the only thing left to put ink to paper and make it official.
Tuukka Rask stepped into the B’s No. 1 slot this season, filling Boston’s crease after years of Thomas keeping the TD Garden twine free of rubber. Rask answered going 19-10-5 with five shutouts and a 2.00 GAA during the strike-shortened season to go with 14 wins and a 1.88 GAA in the playoffs. Two of those wins were shutouts against the mighty Penguins in the B’s Eastern Conference Finals sweep.
In other words, the 26-year-old is pretty darn good — it’s something the fans in Boston knew and now it’s something his stats can finally prove.
Rask showed flashes of brilliance when he played 45 contests in the 2009-10 season when he split time with Thomas and took over for the injured starter at the tail end of the season and into the playoffs. That year, he won a care...
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How did the city of Boston comfort themselves after the devastating Game 6 loss in the Stanley Cup Finals? By viewing online porn, of course.
Marge Bishop, a 77-year-old Bruins fan who been going to games since the 1960s but could no longer afford tickets, was given free tickets for life by the organization.
BOSTON-- Have you licked your wounds yet? Boston Bruins Nation is still licking theirs after a heart-breaking 3-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks, one that saw visiting Chicago score two goals in a span of 17 seconds, and it turn robbing the Bruins of their second Stanley Cup in three years. While the Stanley Cup is hockey’s ultimate prize, this season the Black and Gold accomplished...
The Bruins released this montage video today to thank fans for their support over the past season. It takes a look back at the Bruins season, which fell just two wins short of their second Stanley Cup championship in three seasons.
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CSNNE’s Joe Haggerty reported Wednesday morning that it was unlikely that the Bruins would re-sign unrestricted free agent defenseman and alternate captain Andrew Ference.
The news doesn’t come as a huge shock considering the fact that the Bruins have several young defensemen waiting in the wings, including Matt Bartkowski, Dougie Hamilton, and Torey Krug.
With the NHL lowering...
Jaromir Jagr does not expect to be back with the Boston Bruins next season. The 41-year-old was acquired at the trade deadline and served as a half season rental for the team as they went to the Stanley Cup Finals.
During his 33 games with the Bruins, Jagr scored nine points. (2 goals and 17 assists)
Jagr told reporters about his time in Boston and joked “Maybe if I scored 20...
Like we said yesterday. We all have our own ways of getting over the Stanley Cup loss. A ton of Bruins fans turned to Internet porn to feel a little joy once more.
Zdeno Chara? Well he crams himself into a rooster ride at Canobie Lake Park.
I hope chara is having fun on the rooster ride at canobie pic.twitter.com/tOPpGZLaXi
— Andrew Smith (@Smitty3533) June 26, 2013...
With the way the salary cap works in the NHL combined with the fact that the Boston Bruins young defensive core is starting to get minutes at the big boy club combined with the fact that he really didn’t play all that well, Andrew Ference doesn’t expect to be back in a Boston Bruins sweater in 2013-14.
On one hand, its sad because Ference became so much a part of the community...
Not only is UCLA the national champion, the Bruins also serve as a model for how to build a winner in this new era of college baseball.
The Bruins ended the year with nary a .300 hitter, but, boy, could they pitch and play defense.
''We play a lot of tight games,'' star closer David Berg said. ''We aren't explosive offensively, but we win a lot of games...
An ending to the Stanley Cup Final like that deserves two holy *****. The Chicago Blackhawks just hoisted Lord Stanley’s Cup for the 2nd time in 4 years and did so in unbelievably dramatic fashion. Since we always try and give you a perspective like you won’t find anywhere else we went to Rebel Bar in Wrigleyville to watch Game 6 and soak in all the goodness...
UCLA outfielder Eric Filia is the big winner: The Bruins are the 2013 national champions, and he is dating total smokeshow Lauralee McIntyre.
By: Rich BergeronInstead of forcing a game 7 for all the marbles, The Boston Bruins squandered a 2-1 lead against the Chicago Blackhawks Monday night and allowed two late goals in the third period. The exciting last-minute win gave the Blackhawks the chance to raise the Stanley cup in triumph for the second time in four years. The Bruins did manage to get off to an aggressive...
What a CRUSHING way to end the season. Minutes away from a game seven. B's took their foot off the gas. You can't do that against Chicago. That's why they were the best team all season.
We almost didn't get to see a season at all. Instead we were treated to one of the best Finals we saw in our lifetime, despite the disappointing ending.
Some people are blaming...
Chicago's Jonathan Toews went five-hole on Boston goalie Tuukka Rask for the equalizing goal during the second period of Game 6 of the 2013 Stanley Cup Finals.
A few Boston Bruins showed up to a party on Harvard’s campus on Thursday. From left to right sitting on the brick wall, Shawn Thornton, Tuukka Rask, Brad Marchand, and Tyler Seguin seem to be drinking their sorrows away, while their captain Zdeno Chara rides on kids rides at parks.