9:55 PM EDT, Fri October 31, 2014
Boston Bruins Rumors & News
Stanley Cup of Chowder 9 hours ago
The Sabres scored first and held on, then fell to the Bruins in overtime. It was nearly a trick on the Bruins last night as the Sabres jumped out to an early lead. Next up- Saturday evening at TD Garden the Bruins host the Senators, 7:00 PM. This tidy infographic sums up last evening's action. [Bruins.NHL] This GIF recap of the game opens with one featuring one overly enthusiastic Bruins fan. [Boston.com] Brad Marchand 's fingerprints were on each goal, and his contribution was much needed. The young Providence Bruins call-ups held their own on the blue line, logging big minutes....
Boston Globe 15 hours ago
The Bruins completely dominated the third period Thursday night to tie and force overtime, where Brad Marchand was able to put Boston on top, avoiding a loss or tie to the last place Buffalo Sabres.
Big Bad Blog | WEEI 10 hours ago
WILMINGTON — David Krejci was absent from Friday’s Bruins practice at Ristuccia Arena. Krejci did not appear to suffer any sort of injury in Thursday’s 3-2 win over the Sabres, as he took regular shifts in regulation and overtime. With Krejci absent, Chris Kelly slotted into his place with...
Boston Herald 19 hours ago
BUFFALO — Give credit to the hapless Sabres, who were beaten into the ice physically and verbally by their coach at practice Wednesday and responded with a very respectable effort last night.But the Bruins, too, had a lot to play for. And it was the B’s, pretty good much of the night but not great, who played the best with the game on the line — coming from behind for a 3-2 overtime victory on Brad Marchand’s second goal of the night.
Boston Herald 20 hours ago
BUFFALO — Claude Julien had more than enough to worry about last evening regarding his defense corps, what with Zdeno Chara, Kevan Miller and Torey Krug all absent with injuries. And then he had to make a decision on what to do about defenseman Matt Bartkowski.The 26-year-old had a particularly rough game on Tuesday against Minnesota. Bartkowski admitted he was lacking in confidence — worrying about not making mistakes and unable simply to relax and play.
Brad Marchand tallied three points and netted the tying and game-winning goals in the Bruins' 3-2 overtime win over the Buffalo Sabres Thursday night.
With the Boston Bruins down half of their blue line from opening night, perhaps their most indispensable player in Zdeno Chara included, the objective in the interim is rather simple: tread water.
Boston Bruins Blog | ESPN Boston 23 hours ago
Brad Marchand scored to force overtime and again in the extra session to give the Boston Bruins a 3-2 OT win over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday at First Niagara Center. Marchand had a hand in all three Bruins goals, assisting on Adam McQuaid's second-period tally before beating Sabres goalie Jhonas Enroth for the tying and winning goals. Bruins backup goaltender Niklas Svedberg made 13 saves to earn his second victory of the season, both against Buffalo.
Brad Marchand scored two goals to lift the increasingly desperate B's to a much needed, 3-2 win in Buffalo.
Boston Bruins Blog | ESPN Boston Oct 30, 2014
Boston’s athletes, team owners and executives joined the rest of the community Thursday in mourning the death of Thomas Menino, the longest-tenured mayor in the city’s history. Menino understood sports’ place in the fabric of Boston and was appreciated by all of the city’s franchises. What follows is a sampling of their remembrances and condolences: NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS Owner Robert Kraft: “Today is a sad day for so many in Boston who are mourning the loss of Mayor Menino.
Boston Herald Oct 30, 2014
WILMINGTON — The cellar-dwelling Sabres, described by one insider as “a Pee-Wee team,” should provide sorely needed relief for the struggling Bruins when they face off tonight in Buffalo.If the B’s can’t win this game, check back tomorrow because that will officially be rock bottom.As things stand, the B’s are not in a good way. As of yesterday, they were in 11th place in the Eastern Conference, 13th in the league defensively, under .500 at 5-6-0, and rocked by injuries and defensive-zone woes.
Bruins Hockey Coverage | WEEI Oct 29, 2014
We discuss the Bruins blown 2 goal lead against the Wild at the Garden and where they go from here with the great Jack Edwards of NESN.
WILMINGTON, Mass. -- Not only are the Boston Bruins without the services of defensemen Zdeno Chara (knee), Kevan Miller (shoulder) and Torey Krug (finger), but forward Brad Marchand exited Wednesday's practice early and did not return. Afterward, Bruins coach Claude Julien did not have an update on Marchand. "I don't know," Julien said. "Obviously, he tweaked something and I'm not going to say more than that, because we hope he'll be in our lineup [Thursday].
Bruins Hockey Coverage | WEEI Oct 29, 2014
NESN's Andy Brickley joined the show following Boston's 4-3 loss to the Minnesota Wild. Brick talked about Patrice Bergeron's line getting beat a lot, the Bruins' lack of focus in their 6 losses, and the big blow to the defense with Torey Krug's injury.
Boston Globe Oct 29, 2014
With captain Zdeno Chara out for the forseeable future with a knee injury and Kevan Miller dislocating his shoulder, another injury on defense is the last thing the Bruins need.
WILMINGTON, Mass. -- Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien likes consistency with his lines, but when the team isn't producing, changes will occur. Julien tweaked his lines at practice this morning at Ristuccia Arena. Here are the sweater combinations: Milan Lucic-David Krejci-Seth Griffith Chris Kelly-Patrice Bergeron-Simon Gagne Brad Marchand-Carl Soderberg-Loui Eriksson Daniel Paille-Gregory Campbell-Reilly Smith/Matt Fraser