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Matt Kalman
June 22, 2019 - 1:20 pm
After a quiet first night of the 2019 NHL Draft on Friday, the second day heated up before any picks were even made, and two big moves could impact the Bruins’ future dominance of the Eastern Conference. First the Toronto Maple Leafs were able to dump the $6.25 million cap hit of 39-year-old...
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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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Tuukka Rask
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Evan Marinofsky
April 24, 2019 - 1:40 am
Tuukka Rask saved the best for last. Well, it actually wasn't the last because he was at his best. It's no secret that Rask receives his share of criticism from Boston fans and media. Whether it be for Game 6 in the 2013 Stanley Cup Final, letting four goals go past him in last year's Game 7...
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Scott McLaughlin
April 23, 2019 - 11:46 pm
Julian Edelman first got the TD Garden crowd fired up when he served as the Bruins ' honorary banner captain before Tuesday's Game 7, a 5-1 Bruins win . He then got the crowd even more fired up when he appeared on the jumbotron late in the first period and promptly chugged a beer. Julian Edelman...
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Sean Kuraly
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WEEI
April 23, 2019 - 11:22 pm
The Bruins beat the Maple Leafs in a Game 7 for the third time in the last seven years, coming away with a 5-1 win Tuesday night at TD Garden. Joakim Nordstrom and Marcus Johansson staked the Bruins to a 2-0 first-period lead, Sean Kuraly scored a huge goal early in the third after the Leafs had...
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Joakim Nordstrom
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Evan Marinofsky
April 23, 2019 - 9:40 pm
The Boston Bruins came out flying. The Toronto Maple Leafs did not. On Tuesday night, the Bruins took down the Maple Leafs 5-1 in a riveting Game 7. The game was to be the third Game 7 the Bruins and Leafs had played against each other in the past six year. The Bruins won in 2013. The Bruins won in...
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Matt Kalman
April 22, 2019 - 6:50 pm
The Toronto Maple Leafs haven’t won a playoff series since 2004. They’ve been to the Stanley Cup playoffs three straight seasons, and in the two years prior to this one they lost in the first round. Another first-round exit – against the Bruins again, no less – would be deemed a major failure of...
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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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Tuukka Rask
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Matt Kalman
April 22, 2019 - 1:43 pm
The Bruins and Toronto Maple Leafs have now played six games in the Eastern Conference first round with each team winning three games, and neither team winning consecutive games. When the final buzzer sounds to end Game 7 of the series on Tuesday at TD Garden, there will be heroes and there will be...
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Toronto Maple Leafs fans at Game 6
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Nick Friar
April 22, 2019 - 11:58 am
Game 6 between the Bruins and Maple Leafs may have drawn the most attention of the three Boston sporting events on Sunday. Not just because it was a do-or-die game for the B’s, but because some fan’s head was covering up a good chunk of the screen. If you follow Boston sports closely on Twitter,...
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