The 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs are upon us and, while things will look a little different this time out, there will be some thrilling matchups in the first round. First up, here is a look at the Stanley Cup First Round showdown between the Washington Capitals and Boston Bruins.
The Washington Capitals have signed defenceman Zdeno Chara to a one-year contract, the team reported Wednesday. “We are extremely pleased to have Zdeno join the Capitals organization,” Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan said in a team statement. “We feel his experience and leadership will strengthen our blueline and our team.” The deal is the latestContinue reading “Capitals: Washington Signs Zdeno Chara”
The Boston Bruins are going through changes and they will be apparent in the 2020-2021 season, with key movements on the blueline leading to a changing of the proverbial rearguard. Defenceman Torey Krug is now with the St. Louis Blues. He signed as an unrestricted free agent on October 9. Krug’s impact will be feltContinue reading “Bruins: Change is in the Air as Defence Evolves”
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”
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”