Jaroslav Halak

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Matt Kalman
January 10, 2019 - 11:56 pm
Once upon a time Pedro Martinez said you should call the New York Yankees his daddy. The Bruins could say the same thing about Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby. The netminder went into the game Thursday with a .943 save percentage and 1.84 goals-against average before he improved to 16-...
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Matt Kalman
January 04, 2019 - 11:28 am
The Bruins hit their halfway point of the season ranked fourth in the NHL in goals allowed per game (2.66). General manager Don Sweeney’s move to important a veteran with experience as a No. 1 to push for ice time and fill in for longer stretches when needed has worked to perfection, and...
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Matt Kalman
December 28, 2018 - 12:20 am
It was a play we’ve seen NHL goaltenders make 1,000 times. New Jersey forward Blake Coleman blocked Torey Krug’s shot at the Devils’ blue line and the puck deflected all the way down to Boston’s end. More often than not the goaltender will come out to clear the puck away when it’s apparent the...
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Matt Kalman
October 02, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Bruins center Patrice Bergeron went through a second straight day of full-contact practice Tuesday at Warrior Ice Arena, and he expects to be in the lineup for the season-opener at the defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals on Wednesday. Bergeron’ recovery from offseason groin surgery...
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Jaroslav Halak
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Erin Walsh
September 26, 2018 - 9:27 am
Jaroslav Halak’s new mask for the Bruins this season has sparked a question, will Halak be a brick wall in net for the B’s? Take a look at his new mask below. A standout goalie is often referred to as a "brick wall." Jaroslav Halak took that very literally in the design of his new @NHLBruins mask,...
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Sara Civian
July 03, 2018 - 10:43 am
Anton Khudobin had about as quality a season as $1.2 million dollars could get the Bruins in 2017-18. Tuukka Rask’s 32-year-old backup went 16-6-7 with a 2.56 goals-against average and a .913 save percentage. More than that, he pushed Rask to perform better through particular stretches at the...
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Jaroslav Halak
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John Tomase
July 01, 2018 - 11:29 am
Say goodbye to Anton Khudobin and say hello to Jaroslav Halak. According to multiple reports, the Bruins have a new backup goaltender. They reportedly signed Halak to a two-year deal to play behind Tuukka Rask. Andy Strickland was among the first to break the news. Halak is a two-time Vezina Trophy...
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March 13, 2010 - 4:46 pm
Summary -- Two longtime Original Six rivals faced off for the last time during the regular season on Saturday as the Bruins and Canadiens went for a tilt at the Bell Centre in Montreal. With two points separating the teams for the final two playoffs spots in the Eastern Conference heading into the...
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March 13, 2010 - 3:50 pm
The second period started off much better for fans of the Black and Gold. The Bruins cut the 2-0 lead in half within the first two minutes of the frame. David Krejci started an odd-man break by feeding a rushing Michael Ryder who flew down the left wing and waited just long enough on his way to the...
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February 04, 2010 - 4:45 pm
Summary -- The Bruins had a solid overall defensive game against Montreal on Thursday but relinquished a two goal lead to the Canadiens in the second period en route to a shootout loss in front of a sold out crowd at TD Garden. Brian Gionta scored the game-winner in the shootout to give Canadiens...
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