David Krejci

March 12, 2009 - 7:08 am
David Krejci and Phil Kessel both missed Wednesday's practice with minor bumps and bruises, but will be in the lineup against the Ottawa Senators tonight at the TD Banknorth Garden . Kessel appeared to injure his left arm during Tuesday night's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets while Krejci...
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March 07, 2009 - 9:22 am
19:35: Good bid by Milan Lucic from the doorstep after completely cleaning defenseman Matt Walker's clock in the corner to open the second period. 16:24: The crossbar continues to be unkind to the Blackhawks as Martin Havlat had a great play from the left faceoff circle in looking off Dave Bolland...
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February 20, 2009 - 12:00 pm
It's pretty clear that one of Bruins head coach Claude Julien's famous messages is being extended out to winger Phil Kessel , who hasn't scored a goal in his last 13 games -- including 10 since returning from mononucleosis in late January. The streak is the longest since he had a pair of 15-game...
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February 17, 2009 - 6:14 pm
During the recent four-game losing binge that had some questioning just how good a hockey team they can be, the Bruins were uncharacteristically searching for answers and struggling in the third period. The irony is striking, given how much success the team enjoyed over the first half of...
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February 10, 2009 - 6:20 pm
The script had a deliciously Boston flavor to it after the first two periods of play last night, but Jumbo Joe Thornton got the last surfer boy chuckle in a 5-2 loss to the San Jose Sharks at a jazzed up TD Banknorth Garden . Milan Lucic banked himself a pair of blue-collar goals in the first...
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January 29, 2009 - 9:58 am
According to several hockey sources, the Bruins and current New Jersey Devils forward Brendan Shanahan discussed a potential one-year deal during the first few months of the hockey season -- but both sides ultimately opted to go in different directions. The B's decided to stick with the...
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January 09, 2009 - 6:16 am
A bit of good news/bad news here for the Bruins as -- according to media relations guru Matt Chmura -- second-year winger Milan Lucic and rookie forward Blake Wheeler were the only fresh-faced Bruins players asked to take part in the NHL All-Star Game's newly adopted Rookies vs. Sophomores Game...
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Mike Petraglia
January 08, 2009 - 4:12 pm
Bruins coach Claude Julien wanted to drill a real simple message into his team prior to its game with the Ottawa Senators Thursday night. Don't let a two-game losing skid reach three. He began preaching this on Wednesday morning at practice. He continued this through the morning skate on Thursday...
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January 06, 2009 - 3:50 pm
"I think for every team, every game, we talk about [scoring first] and getting an early lead and taking control of the game. I think that'€™s an area that we will hopefully get better at tonight, starting tonight." Those were the words of Bruins bench boss Claude Julien prior to last night's 1-0...
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January 02, 2009 - 12:29 pm
The telltale signs are all there that Michael Ryder has long since removed the bitter sting of last season's regrets from his mind. The 28-year-old seemed to take a year-long lap of misery around Montreal coach Guy Carbonneau's dog house while alternating between the bench and miscast rolesÂ...
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