David Krejci

December 18, 2008 - 6:21 am
Among a team of young Bruins breathing life into a previously moribund franchise, Phil Kessel has been the brightest constellation in the Bruins hockey universe. The 21-year-old winger has become a dynamic scoring force in his third year in the league, and has paired with Marc Savard to become one...
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December 15, 2008 - 3:18 am
Though it's starting to seem more like a MASH unit than a hockey team, injuries haven't stopped the brazen Bruins from streaking on a number of different fronts. The Back in Black B's have won 11 straight games within the friendly confines of the TD Banknorth Garden , Phil Kessel has grown into...
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Mike Petraglia
December 14, 2008 - 4:38 am
The Bruins made it 11 straight home wins with a 4-2 win over the Atlanta Thrashers on Saturday night at the Garden. The Bruins roll into four straight off days as the club with the second-highest point total in the NHL . Only San Jose, with a remarkable 24-3-2 record and 50 points, can boast a...
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Mike Petraglia
December 13, 2008 - 3:58 pm
One thing a captain does is stand up for his teammates, under any and all circumstances. When Boris Valabik tried to intimidate Phil Kessel in front of the Thrashers net in the second period Saturday night, Zdeno Chara came in like a raging bull and made sure that his countryman knew that wasn't...
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November 29, 2008 - 1:11 pm
Proving that they're completely undaunted by the Four Stanley Cup titles captured since 1997, the Bruins weathered the first period storm by the Red Wings and came away with a decisive 4-1 victory  over the reigning champs from the Motor City. The Bruins coaching staff and players stressed...
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November 21, 2008 - 4:30 pm
There's a reason they call it drawing first blood. The Bruins have scored the first goal an amazing 15 times in their 20 games thus far this season, and it's allowed the Black and Gold to truly go on the offensive and attack other teams with previously unseen aplomb. In those 15 games the Bruins...
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November 11, 2008 - 8:48 am
Sometimes the deals that stand out like a blinking neon marquee in the minds of NHL executives across the NHL landscape are the ones that simply got away from them. A potentially successful deal that was passed over due to prohibitive cost or concerns about how much an older player still hasÂ...
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November 07, 2008 - 8:58 am
Bruins head coach Claude Julien indicated after Friday morning's practice that he's "leaning toward" inserting winger Chuck Kobasew back into the Black and Gold's lineup on Saturday. The B's are set to host the Buffalo Sabres Saturday night and will be looking to capture their third straight...
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October 25, 2008 - 4:39 pm
Good times all-around for the Bruins following a 5-4 win over the Thrashers Saturday night at the TD Banknorth Garden before an announced crowd of 16,044 -- a rowdy bunch that booed the B's off the ice when they were down 2-0 following the first period and then easily tossed 50 hats on the ice...
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Mike Petraglia
October 25, 2008 - 4:16 pm
In the words of colleague Joe Haggerty, the Thrashers felt the power of the Looch on Saturday night at TD Banknorth Garden as the Bruins erased an early 2-0 hole and beat the Atlanta Thrashers , 5-4, for their first home win of the season. It was a night of firsts as Milan Lucic collected his first...
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