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Bruce Cassidy Lineup Changes Crucial in Boston Bruins Game 4 Win

Bruce Cassidy Lineup Changes Crucial in Boston Bruins Game 4 Win

The Boston Bruins have evened the series at 2-2 with their 6-4 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday night. The win featured a lineup change by Bruce Cassidy that should force the Leafs to rethink their strategy for the fifth game. Bruce Cassidy Lineup Changes Crucial in Boston Bruins Game 4 Win Lineup Change The major move Cassidy made was putting David Pastrnak on the second line with David Krejci and Jake DeBrusk. Taking Pastrnak off the top line with Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron gave the Bruins a powerful two lines instead of one loaded one that the Leafs proved they could...
Stanley Cup of Chowder Apr 17, 2019
Bruins Game 4 lines: The only prescription is Moore Johansson

Bruins Game 4 lines: The only prescription is Moore Johansson

Tinkering, wholesale changes, injuries...the works! Here we go! Brad Marchand - Patrice Bergeron - David Pastrnak Jake DeBrusk - David Krejci - Karson Kuhlman Marcus Johansson - Charlie Coyle - Danton Heinen Joakim Nordstrom - Noel Acciari - Chris Wagner Zdeno Chara - Charlie McAvoy Torey Krug - Brandon Carlo Matt Grzelcyk - John Moore It's worth noting that these are a little speculative. According to the team, both Moore and Johansson are going to be game-time decisions. However, Bruce Cassidy said (through the team Twitter account) that both are trending in the right direction. I also...
Stanley Cup of Chowder Apr 16, 2019
Bruins practice updates: Out of action?

Bruins practice updates: Out of action?

Some tinkering, but not really. The Bruins practiced today, and after last night's loss, fans were eager to see what was going to change. Uh... not much. Per the team, here are your lines: Brad Marchand - Patrice Bergeron - David Pastrnak Jake DeBrusk - David Krejci - Karson Kuhlman Marcus Johansson - Charlie Coyle - Danton Heinen Joakim Nordstrom - Noel Acciari - Chris Wagner Zdeno Chara - Charlie McAvoy Torey Krug - Brandon Carlo Matt Grzelcyk - John Moore Hmmmmmmmmm... A few things jump out here. First, Bruce Cassidy appears to be happy sticking with the top six that got them this far,...
The Hockey Writers Apr 16, 2019

4 Takeaways From Maple Leafs’ 3-2 Win in Game 3

Home ice was the remedy the Toronto Maple Leafs needed after a big loss in Game 2 to the Boston Bruins, followed by the suspension of forward Nazem Kadri. Kadri, who was suspended following a cross check to the head of Bruins’ forward Jake DeBrusk, was handed a ban from the remainder of the first […] The post 4 Takeaways From Maple Leafs’ 3-2 Win in Game 3 appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Chowder and Champions Apr 16, 2019

Boston Bruins: Outstanding human being Sean Avery angry with Jake DeBrusk

Retired enforcer and known great human being Sean Avery believes that Nazem Kadri did nothing wrong and that Jake DeBrusk is in the wrong. Well we know one thing. Sean Avery has officially lost it. The fact that he thinks that Boston Bruins winger Jake DeBrusk is the bad guy is insane. Game 2 was […] Boston Bruins: Outstanding human being Sean Avery angry with Jake DeBrusk - Chowder and Champions - Chowder and Champions - A Boston Sports Site - Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics, Bruins and More!
NESN.com Apr 15, 2019

Jake DeBrusk Sets Up David Krejci’s Secord Period Goal Vs. Maple Leafs

David Krejci got the Boston Bruins on the board Monday night. The Toronto Maple Leafs struck first in the second... Read More »
National Post Apr 15, 2019

Leafs’ Nazem Kadri suspended for rest of series for cross-check on Bruins’ Jake DeBrusk

The 28-year-old Kadri has now been suspended five times in his career. He has also been fined three times
Last Word on Hockey Apr 15, 2019
Toronto Maple Leafs Nazem Kadri Suspended In Playoffs Once Again

Toronto Maple Leafs Nazem Kadri Suspended In Playoffs Once Again

The NHL Department of Player Safety announced that Toronto Maple Leafs center Nazem Kadri has been suspended for the remainder of the first round. This is his fifth career suspension. https://twitter.com/NHLPlayerSafety/status/1117914214683873282 Nazem Kadri Suspended Kadri has been suspended for the rest of the first round for an incident with Boston Bruins winger Jake Debrusk. Kadri delivered a high cross-check to Debrusk, which ended up taking Debrusk out of the game. He was given a major for cross-checking and game misconduct on the play. Debrusk was listed day-to-day following the hit...
Stanley Cup of Chowder Apr 15, 2019
Nazem Kadri suspended for the rest of the first round for his crosscheck on Jake DeBrusk

Nazem Kadri suspended for the rest of the first round for his crosscheck on Jake DeBrusk

The NHL has spoken! The league has spoken, dishing out Nazem Kadri's punishment for his crosscheck to the head of Jake DeBrusk. Toronto’s Nazem Kadri has been suspended for the remainder of the First Round for Cross-checking Boston’s Jake DeBrusk. https://t.co/doqkyMVrLS— NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) April 15, 2019 The NHL named a number of factors that led to their decision: Kadri’s stick didn’t ride up, it wasn’t an accident and it wasn’t a hockey play. Kadri retaliated against DeBrusk for the hit on Patrick Marleau and “used his stick as a...

NHL suspends Leafs' Kadri for rest of first round vs Bruins

The NHL has suspended Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri for the rest of the first round of the playoffs for cross-checking Boston Bruins winger Jake DeBrusk in the head.
Pension Plan Puppets Apr 15, 2019
Nazem Kadri suspended for the rest of the first round of the playoffs

Nazem Kadri suspended for the rest of the first round of the playoffs

It’s déjà vu all over again. Only worse. As we reported late last night, Nazem Kadri was offered an in-person hearing for his hit on Jake DeBrusk in Saturday’s game: Toronto’s Nazem Kadri has been suspended for the remainder of the First Round for Cross-checking Boston’s Jake DeBrusk. https://t.co/doqkyMVrLS— NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) April 15, 2019 The rest of the first round amounts to up to five games, so below the threshold for which an in-person hearing is required. The video shows the play, and describes why this warranted supplementary discipline. They...
CBC News Apr 15, 2019
Suspended Nazem Kadri to miss rest of Maple Leafs' series against Bruins

Suspended Nazem Kadri to miss rest of Maple Leafs' series against Bruins

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri has been barred for the rest of the team's opening-round playoff series against Boston after he took a vicious cross-checking major to the head of Bruins forward Jake DeBrusk on Saturday night.
Toronto Star Apr 15, 2019
Leafs’ Nazem Kadri suspended for rest of Bruins series

Leafs’ Nazem Kadri suspended for rest of Bruins series

Kadri suspended for cross-check to the head of Boston’s Jake DeBrusk in Game 2.
The Hockey Writers Apr 15, 2019

Kadri Suspended for Remainder of First Round

The NHL’s Department of Player Safety has suspended Nazem Kadri for the remainder of the First Round of the postseason following an illegal cross-check to the head of Boston Bruins’ forward Jake DeBrusk. Kadri and DeBrusk have a history together that dates back to the 2018 NHL Postseason. Kadri crosschecked DeBrusk in the head (unpenalized […] The post Kadri Suspended for Remainder of First Round appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Toronto Sun Apr 15, 2019

Leafs not happily anticipating playing without Kadri in the lineup

The Maple Leafs were resigned to Nazem Kadri’s fate. The Leafs centre had an in-person hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety on Monday afternoon in New York City to answer for his cross-check to the head/neck of Boston Bruins forward Jake DeBrusk. The latest transgression by Kadri, who has been suspended four times […]

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