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WEEI
May 12, 2019 - 5:51 pm
The Bruins dominated the Hurricanes at TD Garden on Sunday, cruising to a 6-2 win and 2-0 series lead. Matt Grzelcyk scored twice, Torey Krug and Charlie Coyle each had three assists, and Tuukka Rask stopped 21 of the 22 shots he faced. Check out some photos from the game in the slideshow above,...
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Jake DeBrusk
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Evan Marinofsky
May 12, 2019 - 5:49 pm
On Sunday afternoon, the Bruins looked like a team hungry for the Stanley Cup Final while the Hurricanes looked like a team simply just happy to be in the conference final. The Bruins won 6-2 in Game 2 to take a 2-0 series lead. With four minutes remaining in the first period, the Bruins struck...
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Bruce Cassidy Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
May 11, 2019 - 6:23 pm
It’s a little more than an hour before Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final, and Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy isn’t in his office. Just a little more than an hour before his first-ever third-round playoff game as a coach in the NHL, Cassidy is mingling just outside the area where the media is...
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Charlie McAvoy Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
May 11, 2019 - 3:18 pm
The Bruins won Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final against the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday, and now they’ll get their best all-around defenseman back for Game 2 on Sunday. It’s a great world the Bruins are living in right now. “A lot, I can’t wait, I’m very excited,” Charlie McAvoy said...
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Brandon Carlo
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Evan Marinofsky
May 10, 2019 - 11:31 am
On paper, it wasn't supposed to turn out as well as it did. With Charlie McAvoy suspended heading into Game 1, the Boston Bruins defense was missing its best two-way defender. Through two series, the Boston University product was thriving in postseason play and took the big step most around Boston...
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Brad Marchand Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
May 10, 2019 - 1:55 am
When Brad Marchand crosses, or even just comes close to the line with physical play or some tongue-wagging antics, pundits in two countries (and maybe more) clutch their pearls and call for suspensions, prison time and possibly sending him in a rocket to Mars. So if overreaction is the name of the...
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Patrice Bergeron
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Scott McLaughlin
May 10, 2019 - 1:27 am
The Bruins power play hasn't always been smooth in these playoffs, but it has been pretty lethal. In Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Thursday, it was a pair of power plays early in the third period that turned the game around, flipping a 2-1 Hurricanes lead to a 3-2 Bruins lead en route...
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Dougie Hamilton
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Evan Marinofsky
May 10, 2019 - 12:49 am
Back in 2014, if someone said that Dougie Hamilton would help revive a scoring problem for the Boston Bruins in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, it'd be safe to assume he'd be manning the point in a black and gold uniform. Wrong. On Thursday night, Hamilton, now of the Carolina Hurricanes,...
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Steven Kampfer
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WEEI
May 09, 2019 - 11:58 pm
The Bruins scored four third-period goals, including two power-play tallies 28 seconds apart, and beat the Hurricanes 5-2 Thursday night in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Marcus Johansson had a goal and an assist, Steven Kampfer scored his first career postseason goal, and Tuukka Rask...
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Marcus Johansson
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Evan Marinofsky
May 09, 2019 - 10:54 pm
Heading into the third period of Thursday's Eastern Conference Finals Game 1, the Bruins trailed the Hurricanes 2-1 and desperately needed a spark. By the end of it, the Bruins had not only tied the game, but they had taken the lead and then pulled away en route to a 5-2 win and 1-0 series lead...
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