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.
Bruins Now On Brink Of Elimination After Losing 5-4 In Game 5 Vs. IslandersThe next time they take the ice, the Bruins will be facing elimination.
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.
Mat Barzal's Mid-Air Strike Lifts Islanders To Game 4 Win, Tying Series With Bruins At 2-2The Bruins and the Islanders are all knotted up at two games apiece.
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.
Brad Marchand Scores In OT To Give Bruins 2-1 Win In Game 3 Vs. IslandersBrad Marchand has struck again. And the Bruins have a 2-1 series lead.
Bruce Cassidy Not Concerned With 'Nagging' Injury For Tuukka RaskDespite the four goals allowed by Tuukka Rask on Monday night, the Bruins' netminder played very well. But he didn't look great.
Bruce Cassidy Gently Calls Out Tuukka Rask: 'Didn't Think He Tracked Pucks As Well' In Bruins' Game 2 Loss To IslandersAfter a gut-punch of a loss in Game 2 against the Islanders, it seemed like the Bruins' head coach was pushing away with regard to goaltender Tuukka Rask.
Patrice Bergeron, Taylor Hall Helped Make Pasta Hat Trick Happen, And Other Leftover Bruins ThoughtsThat was incredible. Let's revisit that Game 1 win in front of a full Boston crowd, shall we?
Pastrnak Hat Trick Powers 5-2 Bruins Victory Over Islanders In Front Of Near-Capacity Crowd In Game 1Playoff hockey -- real playoff hockey is back in Boston. And the Bruins have a 1-0 series lead.
Tuukka Rask Will Examine 'How Long Do I Want To Keep Doing This' Before Signing Next Contract"Yeah, I mean, with my style, I could probably play 10 more years if I wanted to. It's just a matter of how long you want to play and that's the question I ask myself."
Bruins, Tuukka Rask Won't Talk Future Contract Until Playoffs EndBruins president Cam Neely said that the team won't discuss contracts with Tuukka Rask until the postseason ends.
Tuukka Rask Turns In One Of His Best Playoff Performances, Plus Scattered Bruins Thoughts After Gentleman's Sweep Of CapitalsTuukka Rask is one of the best playoff goaltenders of all time. He just had one of the best playoff series of his career.
The Boston Bruins Love Patrice BergeronThere's no doubt that the entire organization holds the highest level of confidence and respect for their current captain in Patrice Bergeron.
Bergeron, Rask Lead The Way As Bruins Eliminate Capitals And Move On To Second Round Of PlayoffsThe Boston Bruins are moving on.