Detroit Red Wings
If adjusting to life as the backup goaltender hadn’t been giving Bruins netminder Niklas Svedberg a hard enough time, his equipment made life a little more difficult Sunday.
On Monday against Detroit, the Bruins played like a team that belongs in the playoffs.
Bruins assistant coach Doug Houda was hit with a puck on Wednesday night, but returned to the bench after just a few minutes.
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Monday, April 28.
98.5 The Sports Hub’s Bob Beers joins Dan Roche on WBZ-TV’s Sports Final to break down the upcoming Bruins-Canadiens playoff series.
Two players who had little to no impact on last year’s first-round series were among the best offensive players for the Bruins this time around.
Where a team can gain the upper hand over an opponent is on special teams, and that’s exactly how the Boston Bruins dispatched the Red Wings in five games rather than seven.
Milan Lucic’s third-period goal put the Bruins ahead for good as they eliminated the Red Wings in Game 5 with a 4-2 win.
The B’s are trying to close out the series at the Garden. Will the Red Wings stop them? Follow along with the live blog.
The 2013-14 Bruins seem to be finding an extra gear that last year’s squad couldn’t.