Boston Bruins forward Shawn Thornton is ready for some relaxing time off when the Christmas break hits the NHL this weekend.
Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic has been suspended for one game by the NHL for his hit-from-behind on Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo on Saturday.
Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic will have a hearing with NHL head disciplinarian Brendon Shanahan on Monday to talk about his hit from behind on Flyers forward Zach Rinaldo on Saturday.
Regardless of what the NHL’s convoluted standings systems might still say, the Bruins proved Saturday they are the best team in the Eastern Conference.
The Boston Bruins scored four first-period goals from and beat Philadelphia 6-0 Saturday to snap the Flyers’ seven-game winning streak.
Although Saturday’s showdown in Philadelphia still projects as a spirited affair between the top two teams in the Eastern Conference – and the latest chapter in a recently compelling rivalry – the troubling topic of concussions figures to change the tone somewhat.
Boston Bruins forward Shawn Thornton called in to 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher and Rich Friday morning to talk the team’s recent play, the Philadelphia Flyers, and netminder Ilya Bryzgalov
The final piece to the 2011 Stanley Cup Championship puzzle is in place for the Boston Bruins, and now they are moving on to their new season.
The Bear Essentials gives his observations from the Bruins season opening loss to the Philadelphia Flyers.
The Boston Bruins now have new motivation; filling the empty space next to their 2011 Stanley Cup banner.