Tuukka Rask

February 09, 2010 - 5:08 pm
Summary '€” Daniel Paille scored two first period goals for the Bruins at Buffalo on Tuesday at HSBC Arena, but the Sabres came back with two second-period goals to tie the game before Boston won the game 3-2 on a David Krejci score in a sudden-death shootout. Ryan Miller took the loss with 32...
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February 09, 2010 - 3:49 pm
It was a wild first five minutes of the second period in Buffalo. The Sabres came out with more aggression than they showed in the first which was immediately evident when their captain, Craig Rivet, decided it was time to throw down with Bruins enforcer Shawn Thornton at 2:54. The fight started at...
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February 06, 2010 - 12:08 pm
When things are going bad there is a no such thing as catching a break. Sometimes the break catches you. The Bruins were skating to what was looking like a 2-1 win against Vancouver on Saturday afternoon when Canucks defenseman Sami Salo broke his stick trying to send a blast on Bruins goaltender...
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Mike Petraglia
February 04, 2010 - 6:47 pm
Perhaps it was complete frustration of it all that inspired Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask to sum up the current state of affairs for the Bruins after firing 47 shots on net and scoring twice in a 3-2 shootout loss to Montreal, extending their futility streak to nine games. "I don't know to cry or laugh...
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February 04, 2010 - 2:45 pm
Neither the Bruins nor the Canadiens looked sharp in the early minutes of the first period at TD Garden. Boston had a couple power play opportunities in period when Brian Gionta went to the box at the :46 mark for hooking and then again when Jaroslav Spacek took an interference call at 9:13. The...
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February 04, 2010 - 8:27 am
If there was ever a game for the Bruins to get back to their winning ways, Thursday night against archrival Montreal Canadiens would be it. Boston has fallen from fifth to 12th in the Eastern Conference standings during its eight game losing streak and has watched division opponents like the Habs...
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January 21, 2010 - 7:06 am
Here are the notes from the morning skate at TD Garden. -- The Bruins recalled 24-year-old Drew Larman from Providence, which means that Marco Sturm , Steve Begin and Byron Bitz all will once again be unavailable for Boston Thursday evening when the B's take on Columbus at TD Garden. None of the...
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Mike Petraglia
November 05, 2009 - 2:16 pm
Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli addressed the media prior to Thursday's game with Montreal and explained why the club decided to sign goaltender Tuukka Rask to a two-year contract extension through the 2011-12 season. Chiarelli said they have seen steady improvement from Rask since they...
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November 05, 2009 - 1:44 pm
Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli had a bright young hockey asset taken from him last summer when Toronto leveraged the threat of a contract offer sheet into a trade for Phil Kessel just prior to the season'€™s start.  Give the B'€™s GM full marks for not letting that happen again as he...
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October 31, 2009 - 7:24 am
Here are a few quick tidbits to get everyone ready for the Saturday afternoon matinee between the Bruins and the Edmonton Oilers . The Oil are coming off a wild 6-5 shootout win over the Detroit Red Wings Thursday night and Dustin Penner already has five multi-point games this season. The key to...
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