Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask nearly drilled by octopus prior to Red Wings game (GIF)

As Boston Bruins goaltender Tuuka Rask stood on the ice while the national anthem was being played before he and his teammates squared off against the Detroit Red Wings in Game 3 of the teams’ NHL Eastern Conference Quarterfinals series, a Red Wings fan nearly drilled him with an octopus. The chucking of an octopus […] The post Bruins goalie Tuuka Rask nearly drilled by octopus...
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Tuukka Rask Denies Justin Abdelkader With Spectacular Glove Save (Video)

The Detroit Red Wings didn’t get too many quality scoring chances Tuesday night against the Boston Bruins, and when they did, Tuukka Rask was there to slam the door shut. Rask, who finished with 23 saves in a 3-0 win, turned in his best stop of the night early in the third period. With the Bruins leading 2-0, Red Wings forward Justin Abdelkader corralled a loose puck in front...
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Boston Bruins punish Red Wings to take series lead

The pre-game psyche job that the Detroit Red Wings harangue their opponents is one of the best in all of sports, what with purple strobes and many incandescent beams illuminating a 50 foot Octopus named "Al" as he's raised from the ice to the Rafters like a styrofoam Stonehenge at a Spinal Tap concert......then fans throwing Octopi onto the ice during the National Anthem...
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Tuukka Rask Almost Gets Hit With An Octopus Before Game 3

Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask almost got hit with an octopus before game 3 against the Detroit Red Wings. The octopus clearly didn’t phase Tuukka, who pitched a shutout against the Wings. [@PeteBlackburn] The post Tuukka Rask Almost Gets Hit With An Octopus Before Game 3 appeared first on Diehardsport.
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Bruins and Tuukka Rask dominate Wings 3-0 to take 2-1 series lead

It's been a long time coming for the Bruins at Joe Louis Arena.Caron scores his first-career postseason goal in the 3-0 win over the Wings (via ESPN.com)March 11, 2007, to be exact.But now that stat can be thrown off to the side, as the Bruins shutout the Wings 3-0 in Game 3 of their Divisional Semifinals matchup to go ahead 2 games to 1 in the series.Doug Hamilton, Jordan Caron...
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Red Wings Fan Nearly Hits Tuukka Rask With Octopus Prior To Game 3 In Detroit

As is tradition in Hockeytown, Tuesday’s Game 3 of the Bruins-Red Wings series in Detroit featured several octopi being thrown on the ice during the National Anthem. The target of the octopus throwers seemed to be Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask, and they nearly had a direct hit. Tuukka, clearly in the zone, didn’t seem to be fazed. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Tuukka Rask Almost Hit By Octopus

Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask was almost hit by an Octopus during the National Anthem prior to Game 3 of the first round of the 2014 NHL Eastern Conference playoffs. The post Tuukka Rask Almost Hit By Octopus appeared first on Ride The Pine.
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Tuukka Rask’s Stellar Play Encouraging Sign For Bruins Ahead Of Game 3

BOSTON — Tuukka Rask was the best and most consistent goaltender in the NHL during the regular season, and fortunately for the Bruins, he’s been every bit as good in the team’s first-round playoff series against the Detroit Red Wings. Rask gave up one goal in each of the first two games played in Boston, and his 1.02 goals against average is the best among goalies who’ve...
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Boston Bruins: How they made the playoffs

The Boston Bruins have made the playoffs for the seventh straight season and have won the President’s Trophy for having the most points in the league.  Their playoff series with the Detroit Red Wings does not start until Friday, so it is the perfect time to look back on the season and see how the Bruins were able to make it to the playoffs once again. Injuries: There are many...
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Tuukka Rask Commissions Custom Goalie Mask For Young Cancer Patient

Back in late March, Tuukka Rask and the Boston Bruins welcomed a special guest to one of their practices – 9-year-old Topfield, Mass., native Maddie Santosuosso. The team joined forces with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to help let Santuosuosso, who suffers from stage IV sarcoma, a rare tissue cancer, take the ice with her favorite team and play goalie alongside Rask, her favorite...
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