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Shawn Thornton #22 of the Boston Bruins passes the puck in the third period against the Philadelphia Flyers on October 6, 2011 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Boston Bruins 2-1. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bruins Taking Homestand One Game At A Time

Riding their first win streak of the season, the Boston Bruins will look to build off it Monday night against the Islanders at the Garden.


Rich Peverley  (File photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Peverley Out For Bruins Against Islanders, Tuukka In Net

The Boston Bruins will be without forward Rich Peverley Monday night when they host the New York Islanders.


P.A. Parenteau #15 of the New York Islanders is hit by Milan Lucic #17 of the Boston Bruins at the Webster Bank Arena on October 1, 2011 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. The Bruins defeated the Islanders 3-2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bruins Close Out Preseason With 3-2 Win Over Islanders

Dennis Seidenberg scored with 8:07 remaining, and the Boston Bruins rallied from a two-goal deficit to beat the New York Islanders 3-2 on Saturday night in the teams’ final preseason game.


Bruins goalie Tim Thomas, celebrates with teammates Johnny Boychuk and Matt Bartkowski (43) after defeating the New York Islanders 6-3 in preseason hockey game in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Peverley, Bergeron Lead Bruins To Preseason Win Over Islanders

Rich Peverley and Patrice Bergeron each had a goal and two assists to lead the Boston Bruins to a 6-3 win over the New York Islanders.


Shawn Thornton lies on the ice after hitting the skate from Fernando Pisani of the Chicago Blackhawks in the second period on March 29, 2011 at the TD Garden in Boston. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Stitches Out, Thornton Expected To Play

The stitches are out, the visor is gone, and Shawn Thornton is ready to return to the Bruins.


Shawn Thornton hopes to return to game action Wednesday night when the Bruins host the New York Islanders. (CBS)

Bruins Thornton Hopes To Play Wednesday

Shawn Thornton hopes to return to game action Wednesday night when the Bruins host the New York Islanders.


Boston Bruins' Zdeno Chara skates off the ice after hitting Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty during the second period NHL hockey game, Tuesday, March 8, 2011, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)

Felger & Mazz: Boos For Chara Uncalled-For

Felger and Adam Jones rekindled talks about Zdeno Chara’s hit on Max Pacioretty and the boos that reigned down during the New York Islanders game this past Friday.

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Tim Thomas allowed three goals in the loss to the Islanders. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bruins Blow Two-Goal Lead, Lose To Islanders

Long eliminated from serious playoff contention, the New York Islanders had some fun at the Boston Bruins’ expense.


UNIONDALE, NY - FEBRUARY 17: Steven Kampfer #47 of the Boston Bruins skates away with the puck as John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders reaches in to try to stop him during the second period of an NHL hockey game at the Nassau Coliseum on February 17, 2011 in Uniondale, New York. Bruins won 6-3. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Bruins Overpower Islanders, Snap Losing Streak

Tuukka Rask stopped 34 shots and six Bruins scored as Boston snapped a three-game losing streak with a6-3 victory against the New York Islanders on Thursday night.


New Bruins Chris Kelly will not join the team until Friday in Ottawa. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Bruins Chris Kelly Out Against Islanders

New Bruins center Chris Kelly was unable to get immigration approval, and will not be able to play with the team Thursday night against the New York Islanders.