In order to wear down the Red Wings and try to make the visitors play without the puck, the Bruins needed to ride their bigger-name, bigger-impact defensemen a little harder. They didn’t.
Johnny Boychuk spoke to Toucher & Rich on Monday morning, and he said the Bruins’ issue with holding third-period leads is completely in the past.
The Stanley Cup Playoffs are here, and the Bruins finally have some issues to worry about.
Two losses in a row? No big deal. Johnny Boychuk wants everyone to know that fatigue is not a factor.
Five defenseman are all thought to be locks on the Bruins’ blue line come playoffs, leaving two men vying for one spot. Who is the odd man out?
If defense really does win championships, the Bruins are in very good shape to contend for another Stanley Cup.
The Bruins lost their cool a bit against the Canadiens on Monday night, but Matt Kalman knows they’ll keep their cool should they meet up again.
Things are going swimmingly for the Bruins, but Claude Julien is making sure his defensemen remain sharp and take nothing for granted.
Johnny Boychuk is as tough as they come, but even he has his limits.
With a condensed schedule and 17 games facing them in March, defenseman Johnny Boychuk told T&R there’s no time to waste getting back into form.