Bruins: Boston’s “Full Steam Ahead” with Rask

The Boston Bruins are “full steam ahead” with goalie Tuukka Rask when the new season begins. Head coach Bruce Cassidy said that all is well after the netminder left the playoff bubble last season. “I think everything that happened in the bubble has been addressed, dealt with,” Cassidy said Wednesday. “We’re moving on, getting readyContinue reading “Bruins: Boston’s “Full Steam Ahead” with Rask”

2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Boston Bruins

The Boston Bruins and Tampa Bay Lightning will meet in the ultimate battle for supremacy in the second round of the playoffs. This marks the third post-season series between the teams. Each team holds a win over the other, with Tampa collecting the most recent W in the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Lightning alsoContinue reading “2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Boston Bruins”

Bruins: Rask Opts Out of Returning to Playoffs

Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask has opted out of returning to play for the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The decision was announced less than a few hours before his team faced off against the Carolina Hurricanes for Game Three of their Eastern Conference First Round series. The best-of-seven is tied up at a game apiece.Continue reading “Bruins: Rask Opts Out of Returning to Playoffs”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Boston Bruins

The Boston Bruins didn’t do a whole lot this off-season because they believe in their group. And they should. Boston pushed hard last season and was within a game of winning it all, taking the Blues to Game Seven. The core of this unit is strong and skilled, so why mess with the formula? “HopefullyContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Boston Bruins”

Playoff Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins

To the surprise of no one, the Toronto Maple Leafs will meet the Boston Bruins in the first round of the playoffs. This marks the second straight year Toronto has met Boston in the first round, plus the third time since 2013. The Maple Leafs lost in seven games to the Bruins twice (2013 andContinue reading “Playoff Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins”