Bruins hope for Game 7 win again

More Sports / Ice Hockey Jun 11, 2019

Bruins hope for Game 7 win again

The strains of Jay-Z and Linkin Park's "Numb/Encore" mashup emanated from a small speaker on the hallway floor outside the visiting locker room following the Boston Bruins' morning skate. "I don't know what you're expecting of me . . . put under the pressure . ...

Bruins rout Blues to force Game 7

More Sports / Ice Hockey Jun 10, 2019

Bruins rout Blues to force Game 7

Facing elimination in an oh-so-hostile environment, Brad Marchand and Tuukka Rask stepped up for the Boston Bruins once again. The Stanley Cup Final is heading to Game 7 because two of Boston's biggest stars love the biggest moments. Rask made 28 saves, Marchand had a goal ...

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 ...

Blues wearing down Bruins in battle of attrition

More Sports / Ice Hockey Jun 6, 2019

Blues wearing down Bruins in battle of attrition

Twice the Boston Bruins have been forced to finish a Stanley Cup Final game down a defenseman. The St. Louis Blues won each time. That's not a coincidence. Wearing out opponents and winning the war of attrition has been an ingredient of the Blues' playoff success. ...

Doc Emrick not slowing down in his dream job

More Sports / Ice Hockey Jun 5, 2019

Doc Emrick not slowing down in his dream job

The Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues' morning skates are over and a handful of broadcasters have taken the ice to re-enact a play from this bruising Stanley Cup Final. In the otherwise empty stands is a singular figure having a good chuckle at the ...

Bruins rout Blues, take 2-1 lead

More Sports / Ice Hockey Jun 2, 2019

Bruins rout Blues, take 2-1 lead

David Pastrnak flashed a wry smile, brimming with confidence. No even-strength points through the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final for the first line put plenty of pressure on Boston's best players to produce. Pastrnak shrugged it off, saying on scale of 1 ...

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 ...