Blues: A Controversial Game Five Goes to St. Louis

It was a controversial game – is there any other kind? – but the St. Louis Blues took home the win in Game Five on Thursday and hold a 3-2 series lead over the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup Final. After a scoreless first period, Ryan O’Reilly opened the scoring for the Blues justContinue reading “Blues: A Controversial Game Five Goes to St. Louis”

Blues: St. Louis Gets it Right with Game Four Win

Gloria, we have ourselves a series. Ryan O’Reilly and the St. Louis Blues defeated the Boston Bruins in Game Four of their Stanley Cup Final series Monday night, polishing off the visitors 4-2. O’Reilly had two goals and the Blues improved to 7-2 after losing in these playoffs, which is a pretty remarkable statement inContinue reading “Blues: St. Louis Gets it Right with Game Four Win”

Bruins: Boston Takes Series Lead with Dominant Game Three Win

For the St. Louis Blues, Game Three was supposed to be an opportunity. An opportunity to win, to experience the Stanley Cup Final at home for the first time since 1970, an opportunity to play “Gloria.” But the Boston Bruins, as they’ve done throughout this year’s playoffs, had something to say about it and blewContinue reading “Bruins: Boston Takes Series Lead with Dominant Game Three Win”

Bruins: Boston Eager to Play Things “Their Way” in Game Three

The Boston Bruins are a great road team. They’re 6-2 away from home in these playoffs, so they’ve got a lot of optimism in the tank as they roll into St. Louis for Game Three against the Blues Saturday. Of course, Game Two saw the Bruins face the end of an eight-game winning streak andContinue reading “Bruins: Boston Eager to Play Things “Their Way” in Game Three”

Blues: St. Louis Must Learn from Game One Mistakes

With Game One of the Stanley Cup Final in the books, the Boston Bruins find themselves ahead by a game with a 4-2 victory Monday night. And the St. Louis Blues find themselves with a fair estimate of the opposition. We’ve been talking a lot about the depth of the Bruins and that came throughContinue reading “Blues: St. Louis Must Learn from Game One Mistakes”