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Los Angeles Kings' Milan Lucic collides with Boston Bruins' Brad Marchand (63) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

Lucic scores in return to Boston; Kings rout Bruins 9-2

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

BOSTON — Milan Lucic looked as though he didn’t want the night to end, taking the ice after both teams left to thank the fans who showered him with cheers most of the game. It was a banner night for his teammates, too. Lucic scored in his return to Boston, Drew Doughty had a power-play goal for his 300th career …

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 …

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 …

Jimmy Hayes’ hat trick leads Bruins past Senators 7-3

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

BOSTON — Jimmy Hayes barely had time to celebrate his first three-goal game in the NHL. Hayes poked in a rebound with a second left for a power-play goal that completed his first career hat trick as the …

Mark Stone scores twice, Senators beat Bruins 3-1

Sunday, December 27, 2015

OTTAWA, Ontario — Goaltender Craig Anderson is showing he can handle a heavy workload. Mark Stone scored twice, Anderson stopped 38 shots and the Ottawa Senators beat the Boston Bruins 3-1 Sunday. It was the 15th time this …

Eichel shines in return to Boston; Sabres rally for 6-3 win Saturday

Sunday, December 27, 2015

BOSTON — A couple of days at home was the perfect cure for rookie Jack Eichel’s rough stretch. Eichel scored twice in his return to Boston, Jamie McGinn had the go-ahead goal with 5:36 left and the Buffalo …

Bruins can’t solve Blues goalie Jake Allen in 2-0 shutout

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

BOSTON — The St. Louis Blues were still smarting when they got to Boston after blowing a three-goal lead a night earlier. They didn’t want to have to think about that during the extended holiday break. Jake Allen …

Bruins F Max Talbot suspended for 2 games by NHL

Monday, December 21, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL has suspended Boston Bruins forward Max Talbot for two games for interference against New Jersey Devils forward Jiri Tlusty on Sunday. The league says Talbot “delivered a late, violent hit” on Tlusty at 14:30 of the second period of Boston’s 2-1 shootout …

Ryan Spooner scores lone shootout goal, Bruins beat Devils 2-1

Sunday, December 20, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — The streaking Boston Bruins are starting to sneak up on the Eastern Conference leaders. Ryan Spooner scored the lone shootout goal and Jonas Gustavsson made 29 saves to lift Boston over the New Jersey Devils …

Frank Vatrano’s hat trick tops Conor Sheary’s first goal as Bruins rout Penguins

Friday, December 18, 2015

PITTSBURGH — Frank Vatrano shook off his slump and single-handedly outscored the struggling Pittsburgh Penguins. Boston’s rookie center, playing in his 17th NHL game, had three goals for his first career hat trick to lead the Bruins to …

Tuukka Rask, Bruins blank Penguins 3-0

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

BOSTON — New coach or old, it didn’t matter for Pittsburgh Penguins the way Boston goaltender Tuukka Rask is playing. Rask stopped 34 shots for his fourth shutout, Jimmy Hayes ended a 15-game goal-scoring drought and the Bruins …

Sekera scores in OT, streaking Oilers beat Bruins 3-2

Monday, December 14, 2015

BOSTON — The Edmonton Oilers weren’t trying to hide it. They knew they were lucky to get out of town with a victory. Andrej Sekera scored 41 seconds into overtime and Cam Talbot stopped 47 shots to lift …

Ryan Spooner, Tuukka Rask help Bruins beat Panthers

Sunday, December 13, 2015

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins have played solid defense for most of the past three weeks. Add in strong goaltending from Tuukka Rask and it’s led the way to a nice run. Ryan Spooner scored twice and Rask …