Sean Kuraly

Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
May 15, 2019 - 12:53 am
Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy didn’t start his fourth line for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference final Tuesday the way he usually does in order to set the tone. Instead Cassidy opted for his first line for the opening faceoff. Despite the late start to their evening, Sean Kuraly’s line with Joakim...
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Sean Kuraly Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
April 25, 2019 - 7:59 am
Having known Sean Kuraly as a big-game player since he was 10, Ed Gingher had a feeling before the Bruins played Toronto in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference first round Tuesday. “I said before the game last night, with the way he played in Game 5 and 6, you could see it coming,” the president of...
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Joakim Nordstrom
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Scott McLaughlin
April 24, 2019 - 2:03 am
For most of the Bruins ’ first-round series against the Maple Leafs, the Patrice Bergeron line and John Tavares line played each other to a draw. Sure, the two teams’ respective top lines each had games they “won” over the course of the series (Games 1 and 3 for Tavares; Games 4 and 6 for Bergeron...
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Bruins left wing Joakim Nordstrom
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Nick Friar
April 22, 2019 - 4:48 pm
In a battle for the puck in the first period of Game 6, Joakim Nordstrom was called for high sticking after he caught some of Toronto defenseman Travis Dermott’s chin following a hit. However, upon further review of the play, Nordstrom’s high sticking appeared to be a result of Dermott bumping...
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Marcus Johansson Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
April 19, 2019 - 2:08 pm
As far as hockey injuries go, a lung contusion is one of the rarer ones. And you can bet Bruins forward Marcus Johansson would rather than go through that again. “I mean I couldn’t do much for a while, so I mean that obviously is not good,” he told WEEI.com after the Bruins’ morning skate at...
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Sean Kuraly Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
March 19, 2019 - 9:53 pm
The Bruins averaged 3.3 goals per game while they went 12-3-1 in 16 games with David Pastrnak on the shelf letting his surgically repaired left thumb heal. So in Pastrnak’s return to the lineup Tuesday there was a chance the Bruins offense might let up and let their 31-goal-scoring co-leader in...
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Noel Acciari Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
February 10, 2019 - 8:07 pm
Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy wasn’t shy when asked before the Bruins defeated Colorado 2-1 in overtime on Sunday what general manager Don Sweeney needs to add before the Feb. 25 trade deadline. Cassidy didn’t want to be disrespectful to anyone on Boston’s current roster, and he wasn’t demanding an...
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Matt Kalman
January 12, 2019 - 10:36 pm
Those who dabble in the fine art of line naming have been trying to dub the Bruins’ trio of Ryan Donato, Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson and Danton Heinen the College Line. Of course, the line of Sean Kuraly, Chris Wagner and Noel Acciari could also be tagged with that moniker. But considering the way...
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Matt Kalman
January 01, 2019 - 5:05 pm
Who you calling a fourth line? You’re definitely not giving that designation to the trio of Joakim Nordstrom, Sean Kuraly and Chris Wagner after those three players’ heroics in the third period of the 2019 Winter Classic at Notre Dame on Tuesday. After Nordstrom and Wagner harassed the Chicago...
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Matt Kalman
December 29, 2018 - 10:32 pm
Sean Kuraly scored the game-winning-goal 3:44 into overtime of the Bruins’ 3-2 win at Buffalo on Saturday. The 25-year-old, who has always been known more for his body bashing that his offense, might as well have been the hero considering he’s now a top-line forward, a fact that Bruins shouldn’t be...
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