Tuukka Rask is an exceptional goaltender, but he’ll face stiff competition from Antti Niemi and Kari Lehtonen for playing time.
Tuukka looked good against Vancouver, but the 26-year-old hasn’t looked right for over a month now. Is it fatigue due to an increased workload as the full time starter? Maybe, maybe not. But don’t expect the schedule to change between he and Chad Johnson down the home stretch.
Don’t look now Bruins fans, but the Habs have your number.
For the fourth time this season, Tuukka Rask was pulled from a Bruins game Thursday night. Although the 4-1 loss to the Canadiens might’ve been the worst team performance of all the games Rask didn’t finish, it definitely wasn’t his worst performance of the quartet.
Jones goes over the pluses and minuses of the Bruins 4-1 loss to Montreal
Tim Thomas is expected to make his first start as a visitor in the TD Garden Tuesday night when the Bruins host the Florida Panthers.
With the Bruins in the midst of a rare five-day break this week, general manager Peter Chiarelli joined Toucher & Rich on Friday morning to help fill the hockey void.
Five Boston Bruins will be playing in the Winter Olympics in Sochi, and their head coach will be on the bench for Team Canada, but none of them want their families making the trip.
Based on his performance in 13 appearances in the 2013-14 season, Chad Johnson is the perfect fit for the Bruins’ goaltending duo.
Patrick Kane scored in a shootout to lift the Chicago Blackhawks to a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Sunday in a rematch of last season’s Stanley Cup finals.