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Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak tries to control the puck at the side of the net of Buffalo Sabres goalie Robin Lehner during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Boston Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

Brad Marchand scores on penalty shot in OT, Bruins top Sabres 2-1

Sunday, February 7, 2016

BOSTON — Brad Marchand scored on a penalty shot midway through overtime to lift the Boston Bruins to a 2-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night. Loui Eriksson also scored while the Bruins improved to 7-2-1 in their last 10 games. The Bruins beat Buffalo 3-2 in a shootout in the first of a home-and-home on Thursday night. …

Ryan Spooner leads Bruins past Sabres 3-2 in shootout

Thursday, February 4, 2016

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Five players on the Buffalo Sabres had a chance to stop Brad Marchand before the streaking Boston Bruins forward finished his end-to-end rush with a flourish. Marchand scored his eighth goal in eight games to help Boston erase a two-goal deficit, and Ryan Spooner scored in regulation and the shootout …

Parenteau scores in OT, Leafs come back to beat Bruins 4-3

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

BOSTON — The Toronto Maple Leafs had plenty to celebrate Tuesday night. Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau scored a power-play goal with 1:54 left in overtime and Toronto rallied from a two-goal deficit in the third period to beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 and end a four-game skid. “It felt pretty good,” Parenteau said. “There was …

Bruins goalie Jonas Gustavsson on injured list

Monday, February 1, 2016

BOSTON — The Bruins have placed goalie Jonas Gustavsson on the injured list and recalled goaltender Malcolm Subban from the Providence Bruins on an emergency basis. Boston general manager Don Sweeney said Monday that Gustavsson is waiting to be cleared for full participation by the medical staff. Gustavsson …

Capitals running away with the East, Penguins stirring

Monday, February 1, 2016

It certainly looks like the Washington Capitals are running away with the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. The 14-point gap between the Metropolitan Division-leading Capitals and the second-place New York Rangers is almost as big as …

Corey Perry, Ducks pull away to beat Bruins 6-2

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

BOSTON — The Anaheim Ducks aren’t exactly itching to take a breather right now. Corey Perry scored his 20th goal and added an assist and the Ducks continued their recent surge with a 6-2 win over the Boston …

Brett Connolly’s late 3rd-period goal lifts Bruins past Flyers

Monday, January 25, 2016

PHILADELPHIA — Boston had two third-period leads against Philadelphia disintegrate into losses already this season. The Bruins wasted another lead against the Flyers on Monday night. Brett Connolly kept them from blowing the game. Connolly redirected Zdeno Chara’s …

Ryan Spooner, Torey Krug help Bruins beat Blue Jackets 3-2 in shootout Saturday

Sunday, January 24, 2016

BOSTON — Bruins coach Claude Julien didn’t think it was one of his team’s better efforts. He certainly was glad, though, that Boston found a way to earn the extra point. Ryan Spooner and Torey Krug scored in …

Daniel Sedin sets Canucks’ career goals mark in 4-2 win over Bruins

Thursday, January 21, 2016

BOSTON — Daniel Sedin was less concerned with making history than he was getting a win. In the Vancouver Canucks’ 4-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night, Sedin accomplished both. He became the Canucks’ career leader …

Bruins push Canadiens out of playoff spot

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

MONTREAL — Coach Michel Therrien’s frustration is starting to boil over. Once again, his Montreal Canadiens came out on the losing end despite outshooting their opponent and the rival Boston Bruins pulled out a 4-1 victory Tuesday night …

Marchand’s late goal lifts Bruins

Saturday, January 16, 2016

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand scored with 47 seconds left in the third period to lift the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night. Patrice Bergeron scored twice for Boston and …

Bruins donate $200,000 to player injured at Winter Classic

Saturday, January 16, 2016

BOSTON (AP) — The owners of the Boston Bruins say they will donate at least $200,000 to help the professional women’s hockey player who suffered a spinal cord injury at the Winter Classic. Denna Laing crashed into the boards at Gillette Stadium in an exhibition the day before …

Chara scores go-ahead goal in Bruins’ 4-1 win over Sabres

Friday, January 15, 2016

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Zdeno Chara and the Boston Bruins weren’t going to let another game get away because of a third-period letdown. After Boston blew leads in the final 20 minutes in its past two losses, Chara sparked …