Need to Know: Bruins at Red Wings

DETROIT – The Bruins will be without both David Pastrnak and Trent Frederic on Tuesday night when they cap their back-to-back with a matchup against the Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena. Both wingers exited Monday’s win in Columbus with Frederic in the second period with what leaving the team termed an upper-body injury and … Read more

DeBrusk Notches Two As B’s Edge Columbus in OT

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Bruce Cassidy was no doubt pleased by Jake DeBrusk‘s two-goal showing on Monday night against the Blue Jackets. But it was something else that the winger did that caught his coach’s eye the most. After Brad Marchand took a shot after the whistle during a scrum in the second period, DeBrusk stepped … Read more

Haula’s Two-Goal Night Paces Bruins Over Columbus

BOSTON – Eric Haula has done his share of moving over the last few years. Since spending the first four years of his NHL career with the Minnesota Wild, the veteran forward has played for five teams – Vegas, Carolina, Florida, Nashville, and Boston – over five seasons. And while he tried to keep any … Read more

Need to Know: Bruins vs. Blue Jackets

“We’ll continue to work to try to get him in the lineup. He played well the other night…he’s not out of the lineup because he didn’t play well. We’ve just got other guys back in that have spots those in Craig Smith,” Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy said of McLaughlin. “He’s obviously eligible for Providence so … Read more

McLaughlin’s First Goal Highlights B’s Rout of New Jersey

BOSTON – Bruce Cassidy did not have to look far to appreciate the moment. As he peered up and down the Boston bench after Marc McLaughlin potted his first career goal in his NHL debut, pure jubilation was all he could see. Joy and elation are hardly unusual emotions following a goal, but for the … Read more

Need to Know: Bruins vs. Devils

BOSTON – Bruce Cassidy has been hinting for several days that he was considering making some changes to his lineup and on Thursday morning he announced a bevy of personnel tweaks ahead of the Bruins’ matchup against the New Jersey Devils at TD Garden. On the back end, Mike Rilly and Josh Brown will sub … Read more

Haula Has Been A Huge Help for B’s Second Line

BOSTON – Eric Haula‘s first season in Black & Gold could have gone sideways. When the forward was scratched for a Sunday night tilt against the Canucks on November 28, he had just one goal and two assists through 17 games. As a veteran of nine NHL seasons, a night in the press box could … Read more

Pastrnak’s Hat Trick Caps Lindholm’s Bruins Debut

BOSTON – David Pastrnak will generate most of the Friday morning headlines. The winger potted his 12th career hat trick, including the winning tally with 4:10 remaining, to pace the Bruins to a massive 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night at TD Garden, a triumph that moved Boston past the Bolts … Read more

Need to Know: Bruins vs. Lightning

BOSTON – Despite optimism that Patrice Bergeron would return to the lineup for the Bruins’ showdown with the Tampa Bay Lightning, Boston’s captain received “bad news” on Thursday morning and will miss his fourth consecutive game with an elbow infection. Bergeron, who returned to practice in full on Wednesday, did not receive clearance from doctors … Read more

Bergeron Returns to Practice, Termed ‘Probable’ for Tampa Game

BOSTON – After missing the last three games with an elbow infection, Patrice Bergeron returned to practice with his teammates on Wednesday at Warrior Ice Arena. Boston’s captain has a doctor’s appointment on Thursday morning and after that it will be determined if he is cleared to play for the B’s showdown with the Tampa … Read more