Bruins even series with Game 2 win over Red Wings

The Bruins evened their first-round series with the Red Wings at one game apiece with a 4-1 Game 2 victory over the Red Wings Sunday at TD Garden. After Detroit had shut out Boston in Game 1, the B’s got a pair of power play goals and scored two more at even strength. For the second straight game, Rask held the Red Wings to one goal. Justin Florek scored the Bruins’ first goal...
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A difference of opinion: did the Red Wings offer Tatar and Nyquist for Iginla? I don’t buy it.

The Vancouver Province's Ed Willes insisted that the Red Wings were offering up two of Tomas Tatar, Gustav Nyquist and I believe either Riley Sheahan or Brendan Smith in a package for Alex Edler last summer (which supposedly included a 1st round pick and a "fourth piece" that the Wings wouldn't bite upon)--which seems a little outlandish, but may very well be what...
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NHL fines Milan Lucic $5,000 for spearing Danny DeKeyser

The NHL announced Friday that Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic has been fined $5,000 for spearing Detroit Red Wings defenseman Danny DeKeyser. Lucic committed the infraction in the second period of the Bruins’ 1-0 loss to the Detroit Red Wings in Game 1 of the teams’ first-round Stanley Cup Playoffs series in Boston. “Obviously, it was kind of the heat-of-the-moment thing...
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Iginla believes that this could be his year

Photo via thehockeyguys.net     Jarome Iginla will be a Hall of Famer, without question. Throughout his 17-year career in the National Hockey League, Iginla has accomplished so much, scoring more than 500 goals, and picking up a pair Gold Medals along the way.     Despite his iconic career, and outstanding post-season numbers (32 goals, 29 assists in 69 playoff games), Jarome...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jarome Iginla On Stanley Cup Pursuit: This Is As Good A Chance I’ve Had

Jarome Iginla has accomplished pretty much everything an NHL player could imagine. He’s scored more than 500 goals, won two Olympic gold medals, is adored by legions of fans throughout the league and will one day be enshrined in the Hockey Hall of Fame. The one goal he hasn’t been able to reach in his 17-year is winning the Stanley Cup, but the 37-year-old forward feels that...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins finish atop NHL power rankings

The Boston Bruins won their second Presidents Trophy for earning the most regular season points. That earned them a nice team photo opportunity, but winning another Stanley Cup is all these guys really care about. That goal is reasonable. They roll four very good lines. Veterans Patrice Bergeron and Jarome Iginla got better as the season went on. Their power play ranked third in...
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NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs: Superlatives Edition

You’ve probably completed your Stanley Cup brackets by now, so we wanted to do something a little different before the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin tonight. Here are this years Stanley Cup Playoff Superlative winners:   Most Likely to Have Other Fan Bases Behind Him: Jarome Iginla As fans, we ride and die with our favorite sports teams. Still,it’s hard to root against a...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter Chiarelli’s Offseason Moves Paying Off For Bruins In Big Way (Video)

General manager Peter Chiarelli’s offseason moves paid off for the Boston Bruins in the regular season to the tune of the Presidents’ Trophy and the B’s hope to see that success continue well into the postseason. The Fourth of July blockbuster trade that brought Loui Eriksson and Reilly Smith to Boston revamped the third line, the free-agent signing of Jarome Iginla resulted...
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2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 1 schedule

Below are the dates and times to the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs, via NHL.com: All times listed are ET and subject to change. EASTERN CONFERENCE FIRST-ROUND MATCHUPS SERIES A – A1 vs. W2 TIME (ET)    vs.   NETWORKS Friday, April 18 7:30 p.m. Detroit at Boston NBCSN, TSN Sunday, April 20 3 p.m. Detroit at Boston NBC, TSN Tuesday, April 22 7:30 p...
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Rapid Fire Picks and Bold Predictions

Follow me @IanEsplen for fun and Flames   Before I get into the blog, tweet me or post in the comments section the Draft prospects you want profiled. The reason being I'm going to cover the heck out of the draft and do my best to contact and write some profile pieces (and maybe post the audio) on the 2014 Drafts most interesting player. So with that in mind...Let me hear...
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Bruins’ Regular Season Will Be Remembered For Remarkable Consistency

The 2013-14 season will go down as one of the best regular seasons in Boston Bruins history. That’s not the ultimate goal, but it’s gotta be worth something. The B’s — with a little bit of Boston and a little bit of Providence wrapped up the regular season on Sunday in New Jersey. They did so in losing fashion, dropping an unremarkable 3-2 decision to the Devils. Sunday...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins inching closer to President's Cup; Visit Winnipeg tonight

The race for the President's Cup has taken a turn to the west, as the Anaheim Ducks have overtaken the St. Louis Blues in the race for the top seed in the Western Conference, and sit just two points behind the Boston Bruins for the best record in the league.The Bruins' lead over the Ducks in the race to secure home ice throughout the Stanley Cup Playoffs by earning the best...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Surging Flames beat Kings in SO

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- Sean Monahan joined some pretty exclusive company on Wednesday night. The 19-year-old center scored his 21st goal and then got the shootout winner as the surging Calgary Flames beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-3 for their fourth straight victory. It's the first time a Calgary rookie has scored 21 goals in a single season since Jarome Iginla in 1996-97. "...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Jarome Iginla, Kevan Miller Practice With Bruins Before Game Against Jets (Video)

The Boston Bruins will play the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night in their final game against the Western Conference of the regular season. With the top seed in the Eastern Conference already clinched, Boston will begin to rest some veterans over the next few days to avoid injuries and prevent fatigue before the playoffs. Check out the video above for Jamie Erdahl’s report from...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Recall Forward Ryan Spooner From Providence

The Boston Bruins recalled forward Ryan Spooner from the AHL’s Providence Bruins on an emergency basis Wednesday, and he will meet the team in Winnipeg for Thursday night’s game against the Jets. Spooner’s speed and playmaking skill allow him to play at center or on the wing, which means he could replace veterans Jarome Iginla or Chris Kelly in the lineup. Kelly picked up an...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild overcome Bruins, 4-3 in shootout

Well it was a tought night for the Bruins Tuesday as they couldn't overcome the Minnesota Wild as they took the 4-3 shootout loss.  The Bruins were without Jarome Iginla, who missed his third game in four days, as he deals with a lower-body injury still.  The Bruins got goals from key players, Reilly Smith, Patrice Bergeron and Loui Erikkson. Jason Pominville scored twice and...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

No Iginla, Miller Tonight.

No Jarome Iginla & Kevan Miller tonight for Bruins vs. the Wild. Third time in 4 games that Iginla is out for B's http://t.co/0nvtvWSSZL — Joe Haggerty (@HackswithHaggs) April 8, 2014
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jarome Iginla, Kevan Miller nursing "very minor" injuries; Bruins eye President's Cup

There is little doubt that earning the President's Cup could prove most propitious to the Boston Bruins, what with home ice advantage throughout the Stanley Cup Playoffs at stake - and with a two point lead over the St. Louis Blues in the race for the league's best record and just four games remaining, one has to like their chances......particularly with a hefty seven-game...
Via Little Blog of Hate
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins: Jarome Iginla day-to-day

If the playoffs began today Bruins winger Jarome Iginla would be in the lineup, says head coach Claude Julien. But the playoffs don’t begin today, and the Boston Bruins sit comfortably atop the NHL standings with one more week of…Read more →The post Boston Bruins: Jarome Iginla day-to-day appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenny Agostino so popular Flames youngster may have to cut some people off

That NHL salary only goes so far when you’re a couple of weeks into a career. That’s why Kenny Agostino has to put his foot down. Agostino, the Calgary Flames left winger who finished his time at Yale University and joined the big-league club that acquired his rights from the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Jarome Iginla trade a year ago, is about to live a rarity. The product...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins Rumor: Bruins must wait to resign Jarome Iginla

Beyond winning the Stanley Cup, there is nothing that Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli wants to do, than to sign Jarome Iginla to a contract extension, but under National Hockey League rules, he must wait to get that done.Iginla, who is having a resurgence with the Bruins, will be an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season, and the Bruins want him back, as he is leading...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins' Iginla out vs. Flyers, 'not a healthy scratch'

Boston Bruins forward Jarome Iginla was not in the lineup Saturday afternoon against the Philadelphia Flyers. The Bruins tweeted Iginla was "not a healthy scratch," but did not say whether the injury keeping him out of the lineup was the same lower-body injury that caused him to miss their game against the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday. Iginla returned to the lineup...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Is The Last Bruins Player To Score 30 Goals In The Regular Season?

For the 12th time in his career, Jarome Iginla reached the 30-goal plateau when he buried his second of two goals against the Washington Capitals on March 29. While that may not be the biggest deal personally for the Boston Bruins’ winger (who has hit the 50-goal mark twice career), it is a big deal for the franchise, which hasn’t seen many 30-goal scorers lately. Who is the...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Rule the East Now and Later

By: Ryan Kiray (@RyanK_THG) Getty Images The Boston Bruins appear to be poised to claim the top spot in the Eastern Conference standings. General Manager Peter Chiarelli appears to be a slam-dunk candidate for the General Manager of the Year Award after savvy roster construction kept last season’s Eastern Conference largely intact, with some bolstering in the form of the pre-cognizant...
Via The Hockey Guys
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Iginla back in Bruins lineup vs. Maple Leafs

TORONTO (AP) Jarome Iginla returned to the Boston Bruins lineup on Thursday, a night after he missed a game in Detroit due to injury.
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

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