The wait for the playoffs to begin for the Boston Bruins is nearly over, and Claude Julien appears to be making a couple of notable changes to his lines.
You have to imagine the Penguins are sick and tired of hearing about how the Bruins are so deep and perfectly built, especially in the time after Boston won the 2011 Stanley Cup championship.
There are 27 games for Rich Peverley and his linemates to turn things around.
There’s little doubt the Boston Bruins have to do something about their third line, but Matt Kalman says general manager Peter Chiarelli should not be excoriated for giving Chris Bourque his shot.
The Bruins’ penalty kill once again saved the day, as it has for much of the season, with a perfect 4-for-4 performance.
Re-signing Nathan Horton should be a top priority for the Boston Bruins during the summer.
Chris Bourque was booed by Boston fans on his 27th birthday. That’s a little bit over the top.
Bruins forward Rich Peverley joined Gresh & Zo after practice to preview the upcoming NHL season. Peverley told the guys about playing overseas during the NHL lockout, the B’s team dynamic and Tuukka Rask in the starting role.
The Boston Bruins were back at their normal practice arena in Wilmington on Thursday with some new facing joining the pack as they continue their informal skate sessions.
Comcast SportsNet Washington’s Chuck Gormley spoke with Toucher & Rich about the suspension of Nicklas Backstrom, the addition of John Erskine to the lineup, Karl Alzner and his prediction for the series.