BOSTON — Chris Kelly’s first goal of the 2014-15 season could not have come at a better time.
The Bruins forward smacked a loose puck past Philadelphia Flyers goalie Steve Mason with less than two minutes remaining in the third period Monday night, providing the game-winner in the Bruins’ 2-1 win on opening night at TD Garden.
“It was obviously right place, right time...
For most of the night, Steve Mason was the Flyers best player on the ice. But a bounce for the Bruins went against Mason late and that provided the difference in the season opener.
The Flyers scored early in the third period to even the score. But as the momentum shifted the Bruins way, Chris Kelly scored with under two minutes to play on a rebound to give the Bruins a 2-1 win over...
Chris Kelly scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:51 left in the third period, and Tuukka Rask made 21 saves to lead the Boston Bruins to a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers in their season opener Wednesday night.
Reilly Smith also scored for Boston, which finished with the best record in the NHL last season but couldn't get past the second round of the playoffs.
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago
The 2013-14 campaign was a frustrating one for Boston Bruins center Chris Kelly, who missed 25 regular-season games and the entire Stanley Cup playoffs because of injuries.
Kelly will enter training camp Thursday fully healthy and should play a valuable bottom-six role for the Bruins in 2014-15.
Check out our season preview for Kelly below.
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A pair of Boston Bruins are on the road to recovery.
After seeing their 2013-14 seasons cut short and missing the entirety of the playoffs, Adam McQuaid and Chris Kelly are both on the mend as they participated in the Bruins’ informal practice for the second straight day at Ristuccia Arena.
McQuaid, who was hampered by a quad injury last season that limited him to just 30 games...
Chris Kelly might not be playing his usual position when the 2014-15 NHL season opens next month. He might not even be playing for the Boston Bruins.
His guess is as good as anyone’s.
“I’m sure you guys will let me know,” Kelly joked to reporters after Wednesday’s informal practice, via CSNNE.com. “I’ve played every position before, so I’ll play wherever I’m needed...
The Boston Bruins forward Chris Kelly announced that the 'back spasms' he suffered for the last part of the Bruins' season, is actually a herniated disc in his back that he will have to get operated on. April 8th was the last time Kelly was seen playing hockey. He only played 10 minutes VS the Minnesota Wild, with only one shift in the third period before he left the...
The Boston Bruins may be without Chris Kelly for the long haul.
The team announced Wednesday that the third-line center will be out indefinitely after breaking his left tibia Monday against the Senators.
Kelly needed to be helped off the ice after a leg-to-leg hit with Ottawa's Chris Neil. He did not return in Boston's shootout win and did not dress for the team's game...
Boston, MA - Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli issued the following update today, March 13, on forward Chris Kelly: Chris Kelly will be out indefinitely after breaking his left tibia in the second period of Monday’s game against the Ottawa Senators.
If you missed the incident last night, watch it here.
File under: WTF?Renaud Lavoie of RDS is reporting Chris Kelly's contract has being rejected by the NHL.
NHL reject Bruins Chris Kelly 4 years / 12 million contract. Cap issues for the Bruins right now.
— Renaud P Lavoie (@RenLavoieRDS) June 14, 2012
This makes no ******* sense since Chiarelli said the Bruins and Kelly have just agreed to the new contract in principle and...