The Bruins are on top of the Eastern Conference and poised for another deep playoff run, all which wouldn’t be possible without the outstanding goaltending from Tuukka Rask this season.
The West is no doubt the far superior conference this year, but there’s a Black and Gold team from the East that’s making its case as the best team in the NHL.
Tuukka Rast looks as good as he ever has, but is it time to start giving him and other some rest ahead of the playoffs?
Billy Jaffe of NESN was confused at first why coach Claude Julien would start goalie Tuukka Rask on the second night of a back-to-back, but after Tuukka’s performance it’s hard to argue with the decision.
Tuukka Rask got the first win of his career against Washington, Gregory Campbell and Loui Eriksson scored second-period goals and the Boston Bruins beat the Capitals 3-0 on Thursday night.
Tuukka Rask had 39 saves in the game, making 19 in the first period.
Is Tuukka Rask great, or is he a product of Claude Julien’s system? His impressive Olympic performance suggests it’s more the former than the latter.
24 games left in the season, how many more starts should Tuukka Rask get? Keep in mind the Bruins have 8 back-to-backs the rest of the season…
The flu was the only thing that got in Tuukka’s way in Sochi.
Bronze medalist Tuukka Rask returned to practice Thursday after missing Wednesday night’s game.