Islanders' Barry Trotz Says He Doesn't 'Work' The Refs: 'I Just Respect Them'New York head coach Barry Trotz is seemingly happy to sit back and let it all play out.
Rask's Status Up In Air, While Carlo & Miller Have Been Ruled Out For Bruins-Islanders Game 6The Bruins blue line will remain razor thin -- and they may be without their starting goaltender -- as the team looks to stave off elimination in Wednesday night's Game 6.
Bruce Cassidy Fined $25k For Criticizing Officials After Bruins' Game 5 Loss To IslandersHead coach Bruce Cassidy was hit with a massive $25,000 fine for his critical comments on the officiating following Boston's Game 5 loss to the New York Islanders on Monday night.
What Is Going On With Tuukka Rask And Bruce Cassidy?Bruce Cassidy's comments on Tuukka Rask for the past week-plus have been eyebrow-raising. The coach's comments after pulling the goalie in Game 5 only add to that confusing situation.
Bruce Cassidy Lets It Rip On Referees, 'New York Saints' After Frustrating Game 5 LossBruce Cassidy dipped his toes into the water of criticizing the officiating after Game 4. But after Game 5? He went with a cannonball off the high dive.
Tuukka Rask Benched, Replaced By Jeremy Swayman For Third Period Of Game 5 Vs. IslandersTuukka Rask has been arguably the Bruins' best player during their postseason run. On Monday night in Game 5, he was not. So Bruce Cassidy gave him a seat on the bench for the third period.
Karson Kuhlman In, Jake DeBrusk Likely Out For Bruins In Game 5 Vs. IslandersJake DeBrusk will be a spectator for Game 5 of the Bruins-Islanders series.
Brandon Carlo Skates After Practice, But Ruled Out For Bruins-Islanders Game 5The Bruins will be missing defenseman Brandon Carlo for a second straight game when they take on the New York Islanders in Game 5 of their second-round playoff series Monday night.
Bruce Cassidy Hopes The Bruins Start Getting More Calls From The RefsEvery year, at various stages of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, seemingly every NHL coach takes a stab at politicking for some penalty calls.
David Pastrnak's Missed Open Net Stings A Bit Extra After Bruins Lose To IslandersIf you remove the goalie from the equation and give him a clean look, he's probably going to put the puck in the net 999 times out of 1,000. Saturday night was the one time.
Bruce Cassidy Impressed By Goaltending Of Rask, Varlamov In Bruins' 2-1 Overtime Win Over IslandersBruce Cassidy didn't love the way that Tuukka Rask tracked pucks in Monday night's overtime loss to the Islanders. A few nights later, in a different venue, the Bruins' bench boss was mighty impressed.