TUUKKA RASK NEWS

Erik Karlsson And The Dangers Of Drafting Defensemen Too Early

Draft day is one of the most important moments in any fantasy season. It can make or break your chances and though a bad draft isn’t a death sentence for your season, it definitely puts it on death row early on. One of the big mistakes I see a lot of owners make is taking goalies too early, especially in the first round. Henrik Lundqvist and Tuukka Rask were the usual suspects...
Via Razzball Hockey
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Niklas Svedberg Shines In Net, Propels Bruins To Overtime Win Over Wild

The Boston Bruins would be in a much worse position in the Eastern Conference standings without the impressive performances from goaltenders Tuukka Rask and Niklas Svedberg this season. Svedberg helped the Bruins snap their three-game losing streak Wednesday night with a 3-2 overtime win over the Minnesota Wild, one night after Rask tied a season high with 38 saves in a 3-2 shootout...
Via NESN.com
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bruins-Wild Live: Boston, Minnesota Meet For Final Time In Regular Season

7:10 pm: The Boston Bruins have taken points from two consecutive games but it hasn’t been enough to keep them in a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The Toronto Maple Leafs (8-1-1) and the Florida Panthers (6-2-2) have played great hockey over the last 10 games and both Atlantic Division opponents have leap frogged the Bruins for the two wild card playoff berths in the East...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Power Play: Predators get power play help, beat Bruins in shootout

Nashville, Tenn. -- Notching a power play goal at home for the first time since their season opener, the Nashville Predators (20-8-2) matched the Boston Bruins (15-3-3) blow for blow before squaring off in a shootout and escaping with a 3-2 victory. SLAP SHOTS Elite goaltenders square off against each other Rarely in a season does the opportunity present itself to see two world-class...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tuukka Rask’s Quality Performance Not Enough For Bruins In Shootout Loss To Predators

The Boston Bruins played well defensively and received quality goaltending from Tuukka Rask, but they still failed to secure two points from Tuesday’s game against the Nashville Predators. It’s an all too-familiar storyline for the B’s this season, who with a 3-2 shootout loss in Nashville are now one point behind the Florida Panthers for the second wild card playoff spot...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bruins-Predators 3 Stars: Tuukka Rask Makes 38 Saves In Shootout Loss

Finland’s two two goaltenders put on a show Tuesday night in Nashville, where Pekka Rinne propelled the Predators to a 3-2 shootout win over countryman Tuukka Rask and the Boston Bruins. Offense was hard to come by as both goaltenders made at least 33 saves and kept their teams in the game with fantastic stops in the third period and overtime. Here are the “3 Stars” from Bruins...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tuukka Rask Makes Sweet Glove Save On Predators’ Eric Nystrom (Video)

The Nashville Predators had a chance to get on the board minutes into their matchup with the Boston Bruins, but Tuukka Rask made sure that wasn’t the case. Nashville winger Eric Nystrom gathered the puck right in front of the Bruins goaltender just 2:50 into the first period and sent a hard shot that would have sailed past Rask’s left side had it...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bruins-Predators Live: Boston Begins Three-Game Road Trip In Nashville

7:40 pm: Bruins lines and pairings during the pre-game skate. Marchand-Bergeron-Smith Lucic-Kelly-Cunningham Fraser-Soderberg-Eriksson Paille-Campbell-Griffith— Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) December 17, 2014 Pairs in warmups: Chara-Hamilton Seidenberg-Trotman Krug-Miller— Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) December 17, 2014 7:35 pm: The Boston Bruins are four points from the bottom of...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Weekly: Desperately seeking success

After going 1-4-1 in the past two weeks, and posting a 3-5-2 record in their last ten games, the Boston Bruins are still trying to find a way to turn things around. The recent slump currently has Boston sitting at sixth in the Atlantic Division, and slipping closer to the .500 mark with an overall record of 15-13-2. At their current spot, the Bruins are just outside the playoff...
Via Mill City Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins-Predators Preview

Pekka Rinne is putting together the type of season that could earn him his first Vezina Trophy for the surprising Nashville Predators. Last season's winner, Tuukka Rask, is clearly unhappy with how the Boston Bruins are playing. These Finnish goalies could match up for the second time in their careers Tuesday night, when the Bruins begin a three-game trip. Nashville (19-8-2) has...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tuukka Rask Robs Senators’ Colin Greening With Sprawling Toe Save (Video)

This embed is invalid" /> Tuukka Rask found himself on the wrong end of a shootout loss Saturday afternoon, but he came through with the save of the game to rob Ottawa Senators winger Colin Greening. Greening received a cross-ice pass from Mark Stone and looked to be in good position to beat the Boston Bruins netminder, but Rask ranged to his right and was able...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

B’s fall to Senators in a shootout loss

Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLThe Boston Bruins continue to struggle, falling to a less than stellar Ottawa Senators team 3-2. With today’s loss, the B’s have only taken away two points in their last five games. Forward David Krejci did not make his return, though he’s been practicing with the team since they’ve returned from their disastrous West Coast road trip. No changes...
Via BruinsLife
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins-Senators Live: Boston Aims For Second Win Vs. Ottawa This Season

12:40 pm: Bruins lines in pre-game skate: Marchand-Bergeron-Smith Fraser-Soderberg-Eriksson Lucic-Kelly-Cunningham Paille-Campbell-Griffith Bruins pairings in pre-game skate: Chara-Hamilton Seidenberg-Trotman Krug-Miller 12:30 pm: BOSTON — The Boston Bruins are 2-5-1 in their last eight games and will aim to end the homestand with a win Saturday afternoon against the Ottawa Senators...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bruins likely to host 2016 Winter Classic

            With the 2015 NHL Winter Classic right around the corner, it seems the league has already figured out where the next one will be. TSN’s Bob McKenzie has reported that the NHL is in talks with the Boston Bruins to host the 2016 Winter Classic. Per McKenzie: “I would think that by mid-January to mid-February, that it...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins hand Coyotes 7th straight home loss

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Brad Marchand scored twice, Tuukka Rask stopped 31 shots and the Boston Bruins used a quick start to beat the reeling Arizona Coyotes 5-2 Saturday night and avoid a winless road trip. Kevan Miller, Simon Gagne and Loui Eriksson also scored for Boston, which won at Arizona for the fifth straight time and finished 1-3 on its western trip. Marchand scored 58 seconds...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tuukka Rask Makes Several Key Stops In Bruins’ Win Over Coyotes (Video)

Tuukka Rask’s performance helped the Boston Bruins earn the first win of their west-coast road trip. After allowing a career-high seven goals in a loss to the San Jose Sharks on Thursday night, the Finnish goaltender bounced back in a big way Saturday night. Rask made 24 saves on 26 shots, which was enough to lead the Bruins to a 5-2 win over the...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Marchand tallies twice to help Bruins get better of Coyotes

  Brad Marchand scored twice, Tuukka Rask stopped 31 shots and the Boston Bruins used a quick start to beat the reeling Arizona Coyotes 5-2 Saturday night and avoid a winless road trip. Kevan Miller, Simon Gagne and Loui Eriksson also scored for Boston, which won at Arizona for the fifth straight time and finished 1-3 on its western trip. Marchand scored 58 seconds in and added...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Marchand, Rask help Bruins beat Coyotes, 5-2

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) Brad Marchand scored twice, Tuukka Rask stopped 31 shots and the Boston Bruins used a quick start to beat the reeling Arizona Coyotes 5-2 Saturday night and avoid a winless road trip. Kevan Miller, Simon Gagne and Loui Eriksson also scored for Boston, which won at Arizona for the fifth straight time and finished 1-3 on its western trip. Marchand scored 58 seconds...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins’ Defensive Mistakes Prove Costly In 7-4 Loss To Sharks

The Boston Bruins had a much-needed offensive breakthrough Thursday night against the San Jose Sharks. Unfortunately, they also played their worst defensive game of the season in a 7-4 loss. Tuukka Rask gave up a career-high seven goals, but the reigning Vezina Trophy winner actually played really well for Boston. Four of San Jose’s goals were off deflections...
Via NESN.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

The Sharks apparently had 345 shots against the Bruins

The Sharks and the Bruins were tied at two after two periods. Despite the deadlocked score, the Sharks were apparently dominating the game, as evidenced by their insane total of 345 shots. We knew Tuukka Rask was good, but wow. I think the Sharks are winning the #fancystats battle. pic.twitter.com/Y1ctcmyP1K — Pete Blackburn (@PeteBlackburn) December 5, 2014
Via Bloguin Best
13 days ago  |  Discuss

The Sharks apparently had 345 shots against the Bruins

The Sharks and the Bruins were tied at two after two periods. Despite the deadlocked score, the Sharks were apparently dominating the game, as evidenced by their insane total of 345 shots. We knew Tuukka Rask was good, but wow. I think the Sharks are winning the #fancystats battle. pic.twitter.com/Y1ctcmyP1K — Pete Blackburn (@PeteBlackburn) December 5, 2014
Via Puck Drunk Love
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Berkshire Bank Faceoff: Projected Lines, Pairings For Bruins-Sharks

 The Bruins continue their road trip Thursday night against the San Jose Sharks, a team that Boston has beaten three straight times. San Jose has been one of the elite NHL teams for nearly a decade, but this season has been a bit of a struggle. The Sharks are two points out of a playoff spot, have a minus-1 goal differential and just four wins in 10 home...
Via NESN.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Tuukka Rask L.A. Street Interview Hijacked By Stranger

What’s up with Tuukka in this video? Is he really that chill all of the time? I know goalies are always a bit “off” but watching him roll with those punches so casually was mesmerizing. That random dude not only had no clue that he was hugging last year’s Vezina trophy winner but also went on to call him “Benjamin” Cumberbatch, South African and gay. You know Tuukka...
Via The Awesome Boston
14 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Drunk bro interviews Tuukka Rask

Poor Tuukka Rask. First he gets his hit in the head with a puck while sitting on the bench during last night’s game. And if that wasn’t bad enough he had to deal with dumb interview questions and then an (allegedly) drunk Hollywood bro afterwards. Yup. Tuukka is totally a gay Benedict Cumberbatch Sammy Davis hybrid from South Africa. Is this ever going to air on TMZ? No, but...
Via Days of Y'Orr
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Tuukka Rask Hit In Head With Puck While Sitting On Bench (GIF)

Tuukka Rask found himself found himself in the line of fire Tuesday night despite not even being in the lineup. Niklas Svedberg got the nod in net for the Boston Bruins against the Los Angeles Kings, leaving Rask, the Bruins’ starting goalie, to watch the game from the bench. It was far from an uneventful evening for the Finnish netminder, however, as a stray puck hopped the boards...
Via NESN.com
15 days ago  |  Discuss
Bruins News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Gronk jokes about Brady compliment

In Matt Kemp, did the Dodgers find a pigeon in Padres?

Why the Saints are legit playoff threat

Impact of U.S.-Cuba relations on MLB

Andrew Hawkins, other athletes gain support for social statement attire

NBA's most underrated players

Michael Vick nearly debt-free

Dolphins CB rips Brady's career plans

Biggest winners of the MLB offseason

Brian Billick owns Browns fan

Pelini has profane words for Nebraska AD

When bowl results mean more for one school than another

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.