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Tuukka wants YOU to choose his goalie pads for next season

Tuukka Rask wants YOU!...to vote for his new looks!The reigning Vezina Trophy winner is looking towards Bruins Nation to choose his new looks for the new year, with Vaughn running a promotion to ask the fans what design Rask should use in the upcoming 2014-15 season.It's a close one between C and D for me. Either would look great on the reigning Vezina winner(via ingoalmag.com...
Via BruinsLife
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bruins sign Matt Bartkowski to one-year deal

The Boston Bruins and defenseman Matt Bartkowski have agreed on a one-year, $1.25 million deal, reports TSN. With the deal, the Bruins and restricted free agent Bartkowski avoid arbitration. Bartkowski, 26, had 18 assists in 64 games for the Bruins last season and one assist in eight Stanley Cup Playoff games Boston still has to re-sign entry level free agents Torey Krug and Reilly...
Via Sports-Glory
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 Bruins Instagrams of the Off-Season

With Instagram being one of the most popular forms of social media, many NHL teams use the photo-sharing app to connect with their fans. One of the must-follow Instagram accounts is that of the Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins). Fans are definitely missing the Black & Gold on the ice… so here are some of the best Bruins Instagram photos of the off-season so far.   10. The Bruins...
Via Beyond The Benches
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins prospect profile: Niklas Svedberg

Position: Goaltender Age: 24 Height/Weight: 6-foot-1, 176 pounds Drafted: Signed as a free agent by Boston Bruins in 2012 Style: Butterfly Current Contract: One-year, one-way deal worth $600,000 Strengths – Size, Experience, Positioning At 24-years-old, Niklas Svedberg has been playing hockey against high competition since he joined the Swedish Elite League (SEL) at the age of...
Via isportsweb.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Tuukka Rask Wants You To Choose His New Gear

Much like last year, Tuukka Rask wants you to choose his new pads or the upcoming season. You can do this by checking out the Vaughn Facebook page and voting in their post.   Basically choose C because goalie pads these days are so ******* boring. Big up to InGoal Magazine and Boston Sports then and Now for bringing this to our attention.
Via Days of Y'Orr
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche Representing at NHL Awards

#451176466 / gettyimages.com The 2014 NHL Awards were held Tuesday night in Las Vegas. All of the league’s biggest names were in the building and adding to their trophy collection. Sidney Crosby, Patrice Bergeron and Tuukka Rask were some of the big winners on the night, but the nights biggest winners were the Colorado Avalanche. After finishing last season ranked 29th in overall...
Via Beyond The Benches
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins bring home the hardware

On Tuesday night, the Boston Bruins fared quite well at the NHL Awards Show in Las Vegas. Tuukka Rask and Patrice Bergeron took home major awards, while Zdeno Chara was close to taking home one of his own. Rask won his first Vezina, while Bergeron won his second Selke in three years. Chara finished second in the Norris Trophy voting, which seems to continue to favor the best offensive...
Via isportsweb.com
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Bergeron, Rask take home hardware from NHL Awards

     It was a good night from Las Vegas, California for the Boston Bruins. Boston saw two of it's most cherished players, Patrice Bergeron and Tuukka Rask, take home some hardware from the NHL Awards.     Patrice Bergeron was the man of the night, wracking in two awards, and winning the EA Sports NHL15 cover vote as well, beating out Montreal's P.K. Subban to do so...
Via BruinsLife
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Young Cancer Patient Has Time Of His Life At NHL Awards With Tuukka Rask (Video)

Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask might have gone home with the hardware Tuesday night at the NHL Awards Show in Las Vegas, but there was one person who had an even better night than the newest Vezina Trophy recipient. Rask attended the festivities with 9-year-old Will Lacey, a cancer patient from Braintree, Mass., who had the time of his life hanging with the best players in...
Via NESN.com
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 NHL Awards Results: Complete List of Winners

Ethan Miller-Getty Images My predictions of the Hart, Norris, Vezina, Jack Adams, Calder and Selke winners were perfect this year! 2014 NHL Award Winners AwardWinner Hart Memorial TrophySidney Crosby (Pittsburgh Penguins) James Norris Memorial TrophyDuncan Keith (Chicago Blackhawks) Vezina TrophyTuukka Rask (Boston Bruins) Jack Adams AwardPatrick Roy (Colorado Avalanche) Bill Masterton
Via Hockey Trades | NHL Trade Rumors
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Doc Emrick calls bubble hockey game

The NHL Awards are a cold mess. I’d say they were a hot mess, but that would be a real insult to hot messes everywhere who work hard at what they do. The Las Vegas-held ceremony is silly, poorly-written, and overall really doesn’t mesh with the NHL’s image whatsoever. There was, however, one moment of genuine enjoyment to be had at the ceremony, on a skit taped at the red carpet...
Via Awful Announcing
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Tuukka Rask Wins Vezina Trophy While Patrice Bergeron Claims Three Honors

Via CLNS Radio
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Zdeno Chara, Tuukka Rask Named To NHL 1st All-Star Team; Torey Krug Makes All-Rookie Team

In addition to all of the NHL awards handed out Tuesday night in Las Vegas, the first and second All-Star teams and the All-Rookie team for the 2013-14 season were announced. These teams are voted on by the members of the Professional Hockey Writers Association. The Anaheim Ducks led the way with four players selected to the three All-Star teams. The Bruins were the only team with...
Via NESN.com
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 NHL Awards: Bruins’ Patrice Bergeron, Tuukka Rask Take Home Hardware

Patrice Bergeron and Tuukka Rask will soon bring home new additions to their trophy case. These two players were among the Boston Bruins recognized for their individual accomplishments during the 2013-14 regular season at the 2014 NHL Awards ceremony Tuesday night in Las Vegas. Bergeron won the Selke Trophy as the best defensive forward in the NHL. He’s become the fifth player...
Via NESN.com
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins' Rask wins his first Vezina Trophy

Tuukka Rask of the Boston Bruins has captured his first Vezina Trophy, awarded to the "goalkeeper adjudged to be the best at his position," as selected by NHL General Managers. Prior to 1981-82, the Vezina was awarded to the goaltender(s) whose team allowed the fewest goals during the regular season, the current criterion for the William Jennings Trophy. Rask was the top...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Tuukka Rask isn’t too sure what NHL award he’s trying to win

As one of the best goalies in the league in 2013-14, Tuukka Rask is one of the finalists for the Vezina Trophy. When asked about the award and the fact his teammate Patrice Bergeron is up for the Selke, Rask appeared to have no idea what the awards were called. Tuukka: "I’m [up] for the goalie award, and Bergy's [up] for whatever that award is." — Amalie Benjamin...
Via Puck Drunk Love
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Tuukka Rask isn’t too sure what NHL award he’s trying to win

As one of the best goalies in the league in 2013-14, Tuukka Rask is one of the finalists for the Vezina Trophy. When asked about the award and the fact his teammate Patrice Bergeron is up for the Selke, Rask appeared to have no idea what the awards were called. Tuukka: "I’m [up] for the goalie award, and Bergy's [up] for whatever that award is." — Amalie Benjamin...
Via Bloguin Best
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Tuukka Rask Attending NHL Awards Show With 9-Year-Old Cancer Patient (Photo)

Patrice Bergeron and Zdeno Chara won’t be the only members of Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask’s posse at the NHL Awards show on Tuesday night in Las Vegas. The netminder, who is a finalist for the Vezina Trophy, will reportedly be taking along a friend: 9-year-old Will Lacey, a cancer patient from Braintree, Mass. Lacey and Rask will both be wearing John Varvatos on the red...
Via NESN.com
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins’ Tuukka Rask Can’t Remember Name Of Award He’s A Finalist For

The Boston Bruins are well-represented in Las Vegas for the 2014 NHL Awards ceremony, which will take place Tuesday evening. Tuukka Rask is a finalist for the Vezina Trophy (most outstanding goaltender), Zdeno Chara is a finalist for the Norris Trophy (best all-around defenseman) and Patrice Bergeron is a finalist for the Selke Trophy (best defensive forward). Bergeron also is one...
Via NESN.com
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Bergeron, Chara, Rask Hope To Bring Hardware Home From NHL Awards (Video)

Three Boston Bruins will head to Sin City this week, hoping to bring back some hardware to Boston. Some members of the Black and Gold will grace Las Vegas with their presence for the 2014 NHL Awards on June 24. For the third straight season, Patrice Bergeron has been nominated for the Selke Trophy as the league’s best defensive forward, while Chara is a finalist for the Norris...
Via NESN.com
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bergeron, Chara, Rask Hope To Bring Hardware Home From NHL Awards (Video)

Three Boston Bruins will head to Sin City this week, hoping to bring back some hardware to Boston. Some members of the Black and Gold will grace Las Vegas with their presence for the 2014 NHL Awards on June 24. For the third straight season, Patrice Bergeron has been nominated for the Selke Trophy as the league’s best defensive forward, while Chara is a finalist for the Norris...
Via NESN.com
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins GM: I have no plans to trade Brad Marchand

Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli told WEEI.com Friday that has no plans to trade forward Brad Marchand. “€œI have had no discussions for Marchand and I have no plans to trade him,” Chiarelli said. “I don’€™t make it a practice to respond to reports in the social media, but occasionally it is necessary.” Marchand, 26, has three years remaining on a four...
Via Sports-Glory
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

The Highly Overrated: Tuukka Rask

I continue to watch the Bruins year in and year out and came to the conlucsion at the end of last season that the Boston Bruins will never win a Stanley Cup with Tuukka Rask as their starting goalie due to his lackluster play in the postseason. "Shocking, Especially when…
Via CLNS Radio
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Milan Lucic’s 10 rules of etiquette to live by

- – - – - Also see …  VIDEO: Milan Lucic hit another opponent in the crotch with his stick VIDEO: Tuukka Rask remains terrible at getting angry SP’s Boston Bruins page The post Milan Lucic’s 10 Rules of Etiquette appeared first on SportsPickle.
Via Sports Pickle
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

The Puck Must Stop Here: time for Tuukka Rask to seal the deal for the B's

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask didn't have much to say after Boston's Game 6 loss to Montreal on Monday night. He had only one message for fans in advance of Game 7 back home:"Just be ready to cheer us on, and we'll get it done."I have no doubt the Bruins fans will be doing their part in Game 7. The question is, Mr. Rask, will you be doing yours?Do or die: if the...
Via BruinsLife
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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