Charlie McAvoy scored the overtime winner as the visiting Boston Bruins recovered after blowing a three-goal, first-period lead, tying the game late in regulation and then claiming a thrilling 6-5 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Monday.
Noel Acciari scored a goal less than six minutes after the opening faceoff and the visiting Boston Bruins went on to a 3-0 victory Friday over the Anaheim Ducks to extend their points streak to nine consecutive games.
David Krejci gave Boston the lead in the second period, and goalie Tuukka Rask made 24 saves as the visiting Bruins ended a long string of frustration against Washington with a 1-0 victory over the Capitals in a Sunday matinee.
There is probably an old school portion of Bruce Cassidy’s mind that would have wanted to cancel the scheduled day off for his Bruin players and fix the issues that are facing it following the concerning overtime loss to the Flyers.
When we last saw the Bruins, they were on the short end of a 3-2 score against the Rangers, the seat at the end of the bench reserved for the non-playing goalie was empty because Tuukka Rask had been run over by Filip Chytil just after surrendering a goal, and for one of the very few times i…
The Boston Bruins are tied with Montreal for third place in the Atlantic Division, a point behind second-place Toronto and five points ahead of ninth-place Buffalo in the Eastern Conference playoff race.
Mika Zibanejad scored twice, and Henrik Lundqvist made 27 saves to move into sole possession of sixth place on the NHL's all-time wins list as the visiting New York Rangers skated to a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday.
Jeff Petry scored the overtime winner to cap a two-point game and goalie Carey Price was sensational in a 41-save performance as the visiting Montreal Canadiens claimed a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Monday night.
TORONTO -- With the return of a healthy Charlie McAvoy for Saturday's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs, a defenseman who deserved to be playing was going to find himself as a healthy scratch. There was no getting around that fact.