Boston Bruins, Opinion

Boston Bruins: Free Agency 2020 Secondary-Scoring Options

Like the iceberg that sunk the Titanic, secondary scoring was an obstacle that most of, if not all of us, saw as a major threat to prolonging the Boston Bruins’ season. Anchored by Patrice Bergeron, Brad Marchand, David Pastrnak and David Krecji, the Bruins utilized its experience to outmaneuver the Carolina Hurricanes, but could hardly […]

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Boston Bruins, Opinion

Deja Vu: A Boston Bruins Postmortem

The Boston Bruins posthumous exit from the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs personifies everyone’s thoughts towards the current year in just five games, it was not supposed to happen like this. Boston’s revenge tour fizzled out by virtue of a double-overtime game-winner off the stick of Victor Hedman which slipped past a Patrick Maroon-screened Jaroslav Halak. […]

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Second Period Woes Cannot Continue For Boston

Brad Marchand was outstanding, and Jaroslav Halak recorded 35 saves as the Boston Bruins skated to a largely impressive game one victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning Sunday night. Ironically, a global pandemic, five-month layoff, and the abandonment of the traditional playoff format couldn’t stop what was set in motion back in March, an inevitable […]

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Boston Bruins, Game Recap

Boston v. Tampa yields mixed results

By Joe Russo Hockey’s triumphant return has taken on a form more like that of March Madness than the traditional spring tournament fans are accustom to. By noon eastern, you are treated to upwards of a half-day’ worth of hockey, which depending on who you are watching, feels like a weird combination of playoffs and […]

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Boston Bruins, Game Preview

Round Robin Preview: Boston v. Philadephia

by Joe Russo Warrior Ice Arena acted as the backdrop for what can only be considered hockey’s new normal. Four months ago the remainder of the 2019-20 campaign was put on ice amid concern stemming from Corona Virus. This past Monday was a byproduct of careful planning and fiery negotiation on behalf of the NHL […]

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Boston Bruins, News

Iginla’s Time With Boston Short but Sweet

By Joe Russo While there is an argument for or against the NHL’s 2020 Hall of Fame class, there was plenty of undeniability for those selected. Ken Holland either aided in or was solely responsible for building a perennial Cup contender while in Detroit. Kevin Lowe, well, the truth can be found in his trophy case, […]

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Boston Bruins, Opinion

What’s the Delay In Return To Play?

By Joe Russo On June 4th the NBA revealed its full return to play format which included a July 31 season resumption date. A 29-1 owner tally along with an NBAPA player rep unanimous vote symbolized a long-awaited light at the end of the tunnel. Aside from an additional unforeseen tragedy, the NBA will play […]

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