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Scott McLaughlin
June 12, 2019 - 8:27 pm
The Bruins kept everyone guessing when it came to their fan banner captain for Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final, and it's impossible to argue with their choice. The message on the jumbotron introduced their "most inspirational fan" -- Liam Fitzgerald, aka "Fist Bump Kid." Fitzgerald was battling...
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Alex Reimer
May 29, 2019 - 10:25 am
There was a notable absence when the Bruins brought back some members of the championship-winning 2011 squad to wave the banner prior to Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final Monday. Tim Thomas, whose herculean efforts in net propelled the B’s to their first Cup victory in 39 years, was absent from the...
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Carey Price
DJ Bean
May 13, 2015 - 1:01 pm
The last time a goaltender seemed such a shoo-in for the Vezina Trophy was in 2011, when Tim Thomas turned in a record-setting regular-season performance. Similarly, Carey Price was so dominant this regular season that he is not only the favorite to win the Vezina, but the Hart Trophy as the NHL 'Â...
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Mike Petraglia
March 04, 2014 - 6:59 pm
Tim Thomas couldn't resist. The opportunity to make a joke about the goaltender who was the butt of all Boston jokes in 2011 fell right in his lap when Roberto Luongo was traded from Vancouver to Florida on Tuesday, hours before the Wednesday 3 p.m. ET trade deadline. "I did have one good line that...
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DJ Bean
March 04, 2014 - 11:41 am
According to Renaud Lavoie, the Canucks have traded Roberto Luongo to the Panthers. #canucks traded Roberto Luongo to Panthers. '€” Renaud Lavoie (@LavoieRenaud) March 4, 2014 Luongo played five seasons in Florida before going to Vancouver, but the best storyline here is that it means he and Tim...
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DJ Bean
January 28, 2014 - 6:04 pm
Things hadn't gone great for Tim Thoma s after he had allowed six goals in what would eventually be a 6-2 Bruins win Tuesday, and they got worse when he went after Bruins forward Carl Soderberg with 3.4 seconds left over a play and could put himself in Brendan Shanahan 's phonebook. Soderberg was...
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DJ Bean
January 28, 2014 - 4:38 pm
Tim Thomas ' first start back at TD Garden didn't go like a lot of his previous ones, as he allowed six goals in a 6-2 win over the Panthers Tuesday night. Things got heated late in the game, as Thomas hit Carl Soderberg in the head with his stick with 3.4 seconds remaining in the game after...
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DJ Bean
January 28, 2014 - 7:42 am
Tim Thomas was the first goaltender off the ice in Tuesday's morning skate, suggesting he will be in net as expected Tuesday night against the Bruins. The game will be Thomas' second against the Bruins, but the first in Boston. Thomas allowed three goals in the Bruins' 3-2 win over the Panthers on...
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November 21, 2013 - 9:22 am
NBC Sports hockey analyst Pierre McGuire joined Mut & Merloni on Thursday afternoon to discuss the Bruins' upcoming game against the Blues, the recent struggles of Brad Marchand , as well as other news from across the NHL . Boston have been rolling as of late, winning six out of its last...
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DJ Bean
November 07, 2013 - 7:46 am
Tim Thomas won't play Thursday against the Bruins as he rehabs a lower-body injury, but Claude Julien kept the Thomas-Bruins story alive with a very honest take on Thomas' legacy Thursday. Responding to a question about the line of thinking that the Bruins wouldn't have won the Stanley Cup in 2011...
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