What Went Wrong: Boston Bruins

When it comes to the Boston Bruins, it’s hard to say something went “wrong” in 2018-2019. They battled the St. Louis Blues down to the wire and just couldn’t come up with a Game Seven win to snag the Stanley Cup, but their push through the playoffs was imposing. Boston finished 2018-2019 second in theContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Boston Bruins”

Blues: St. Louis Wins Stanley Cup

The St. Louis Blues have won the Stanley Cup for the first time in franchise history, defeating the Boston Bruins by a final score of 4-1 in Game Seven Wednesday. The Blues continued to further their reputation as the comeback kids, following an ugly 5-1 loss in Game Six with victory when it mattered, andContinue reading “Blues: St. Louis Wins Stanley Cup”

Bruins: Experience, Leadership Powering Boston’s Game Seven Dreams

The Boston Bruins have done this before. When this incarnation of the Bears takes the ice in Game Seven Wednesday, they will do so with five players who were on that 2011 Cup-winning squad. Goalie Tuukka Rask, playing backup for then-Bruin Tim Thomas, was among their number. Zdeno Chara, Patrice Bergeron, David Krejci, and BradContinue reading “Bruins: Experience, Leadership Powering Boston’s Game Seven Dreams”

Blues: Missed Opportunity Delivers Game Seven Situation

It’s Monday and that means it’s time for the St. Louis Blues to face the music. They had the opportunity to hoist the Stanley Cup at home Sunday, with Game Six theirs for the taking against the Boston Bruins. But now, St. Louis has to head back to Boston for Game Seven and that isContinue reading “Blues: Missed Opportunity Delivers Game Seven Situation”

Bruins: Can Boston Bounce Back and Force Game Seven?

It’s Sunday and that means it’s time for Game Six of the Stanley Cup Final. The St. Louis Blues have a chance to win the Stanley Cup at home, holding the 3-2 series lead against the Boston Bruins. And the Bruins, naturally, want to force a Game Seven back in Boston in order to elevateContinue reading “Bruins: Can Boston Bounce Back and Force Game Seven?”