Bruins angry by no-calls in Game 5 loss

More Sports / Ice Hockey Jun 7, 2019

Bruins angry by no-calls in Game 5 loss

Down and nearly out, the Boston Bruins are angry, too. An emotional return by their injured captain and a frenzied start weren't enough for the Bruins, who must win to avoid elimination in the Stanley Cup Final. Boston coach Bruce Cassidy was livid following the ...

Bruins rally past Blues for Game 1 win

More Sports / Ice Hockey May 28, 2019

Bruins rally past Blues for Game 1 win

Torey Krug flew down the ice with his helmet off, like his big, bad predecessors on the Boston defense from the days of Eddie Shore and Bobby Orr. He lined up St. Louis center Robert Thomas and knocked him off his skates, delighting the crowd ...

Bruins sweep Hurricanes to reach Stanley Cup Final

More Sports / Ice Hockey May 17, 2019

Bruins sweep Hurricanes to reach Stanley Cup Final

Boston's top line kept finding ways to score, especially on the power play. With a chance to clinch another series, Tuukka Rask was perfect — again. Rask posted his seventh career playoff shutout, and the Bruins swept the Carolina Hurricanes out of the Eastern Conference ...

Lightning ties NHL record with 62nd win

More Sports / Ice Hockey Apr 7, 2019

Lightning ties NHL record with 62nd win

The Tampa Bay Lightning won their NHL record-tying 62nd game, getting a shorthanded goal by Steven Stamkos during a three-goal second period in their 6-3 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday in the teams' regular-season finale. Nikita Kucherov, Anthony Cirelli, Erik Cernak and Braydon ...

Bruins retire former star Rick Middleton's No. 16

More Sports / Ice Hockey Nov 30, 2018

Bruins retire former star Rick Middleton's No. 16

Rick Middleton raised his No. 16 to the TD Garden rafters Thursday night, nearly three decades after playing his final game with the Boston Bruins. Middleton, nicknamed "Nifty," spent 12 seasons with the black and gold from 1976 to 1988, scoring 402 goals and totaling ...

Capitals raise banner, rout Bruins in opener

More Sports / Ice Hockey Oct 4, 2018

Capitals raise banner, rout Bruins in opener

From banner to blowout, the Washington Capitals' Stanley Cup defense is off to a rousing start. After watching the franchise's first Cup banner ascend to the rafters, the Alex Ovechkin-led Capitals scored two goals in the first two minutes on the way to a 7-0 ...