Tuukka Rask

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Evan Marinofsky
May 16, 2019 - 10:49 pm
The Bruins are heading to the Stanley Cup Final after beating the Hurricanes 4-0 and sweeping them in the Eastern Conference Final. The scoring didn't start until the second period. But when it did, it was how the B's seem to score all their goals these days -- on the power play. First it was...
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WEEI
May 15, 2019 - 2:45 pm
The Bruins beat the Hurricanes in Game 3 on Tuesday night and Dale & Keefe reacted to Boston going up 3-0 in the series on Wednesday. They praised Tuukka Rask especially for the job he did in goal during the 2-1 win. “I could make an argument last night was as good a game as I’ve ever seen him...
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Evan Marinofsky
May 15, 2019 - 7:17 am
The Bruins should have lost Game 3 in the first five minutes. And if not in the first five minutes, then the next 15 minutes. Either way, the Bruins had a horrible, no good, very bad first period. But the B's had Tuukka Rask and Rask had their collective backs, stopping 35 of 36 shots -- 20 of...
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WEEI
May 14, 2019 - 11:15 pm
The Bruins withstood a 20-shot first-period onslaught from the Hurricanes thanks to Tuukka Rask and went on to beat the Hurricanes 2-1 in Raleigh Tuesday night to take a 3-0 series lead. Rask finished the night with 35 saves, while Chris Wagner and Brad Marchand did the scoring. Check out some...
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Evan Marinofsky
May 14, 2019 - 11:02 pm
When the Hurricanes couldn't score a single goal after getting 20 shots on net in the first period alone, you just knew the Bruins were going to come out strong in the second period. And that they did, en route to a 2-1 win and a 3-0 series lead. It didn't take long. Just 1:21 into the second,...
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Scott McLaughlin
May 13, 2019 - 12:11 am
After watching Petr Mrazek give up six goals in Sunday’s Game 2, on the heels of giving up four in Game 1, Hurricanes coach Rod Brind’Amour said he didn’t pull his goalie because Mrazek didn’t want to come out and that “he has earned that right from me to stay in there.” Maybe so. But this is going...
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John Tortorella
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Alex Reimer
May 07, 2019 - 10:23 am
Blue Jackets head coach John Tortorella is known for his acerbic tongue. But his podium intimidation fell flatter against the Bruins than one of Craig Carton’s standup routines. Tortorella, who’s known for berating reporters in postgame press conferences, guaranteed a Game 7 following the Bruins’...
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Matt Kalman
May 07, 2019 - 12:26 am
“Probably, in this city especially, yeah. You’ve got certain positions on certain teams I guess, people judge you by whether you win or not. I haven’t won yet, but maybe this is the year.” -- Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask to WEEI.com in early October Sports radio criticism of Tuukka Rask is almost...
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WEEI
May 06, 2019 - 10:48 pm
Tuukka Rask stopped all 39 shots he faced and the Bruins beat the Blue Jackets, 3-0, in Game 6 in Columbus Monday night to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals, where they'll take on the Carolina Hurricanes. After the Bruins had a goal waved off in the first period, they finally broke through...
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Evan Marinofsky
May 06, 2019 - 10:05 pm
The Boston Bruins are headed to the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time since 2013 after beating the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 in Monday night's Game 6 in Columbus. The Blue Jackets controlled play for long stretches and outshot the Bruins 39-29 on the night, but the B's were the ones...
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