Bruins: Boston Sweeps Carolina, Advances to Stanley Cup Final

The Boston Bruins have swept the Carolina Hurricanes right out of the Eastern Conference Final and will await either the San Jose Sharks or St. Louis Blues for the Stanley Cup Final. The Bruins took Game Four in decisive fashion, pasting the Hurricanes to the wall thanks to an effortless goaltending performance by Tuukka RaskContinue reading “Bruins: Boston Sweeps Carolina, Advances to Stanley Cup Final”

Playoff Preview: Boston Bruins vs. Carolina Hurricanes

The Boston Bruins and Carolina Hurricanes will tangle in the Eastern Conference Final, renewing a rivalry that marks the third time these teams have met in the post-season since the franchise moved away from Hartford and the fifth time overall. The last time the Hurricanes and Bruins met in the playoffs (2009), the Hurricanes tookContinue reading “Playoff Preview: Boston Bruins vs. Carolina Hurricanes”

Playoff Preview: Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Boston Bruins

The Columbus Blue Jackets have been waiting a while for their second round opponents, having posted the Tampa Bay Lightning in an improbable first round sweep. The Boston Bruins, on the other hand, are fresh from a seven-game run against the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Bruins sealed the deal with a resounding 5-1 win Tuesday.Continue reading “Playoff Preview: Columbus Blue Jackets vs. 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”

Bruins: Boston Stays the Course, Invests in the Future

The Boston Bruins haven’t been the busiest team this summer and they don’t really have a reason to be. General manager Don Sweeney has a strong crew of rookies to work with, but there’s a small army of players coming off their entry level deals next year and he may have to get creative. AsContinue reading “Bruins: Boston Stays the Course, Invests in the Future”