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Boston Bruins left wing Jordan Caron (38) celebrates his goal during the first period of Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series against the Detroit Red Wings in Detroit, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Bruins beat Red Wings 3-0 in Game 3, take 2-1 lead

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

DETROIT — The Boston Bruins took full advantage of Detroit’s mistakes, and their stellar goaltender’s flawless performance. Dougie Hamilton and Jordan Caron scored in the first period after the Red Wings had miscues on the ice and Tuukka Rask finished with a 23-save shutout, giving Boston a 3-0 win over the Red Wings and a 2-1 series lead in their first-round series. Patrice Bergeron added an empty-net goal late in the third period, sealing the lopsided game. The Presidents’ Trophy-winning Bruins are ahead in the series for the first time. And, it seems like a commanding lead the way they have played the past two … 0

Red Wings hope to use speed vs Bruins’ strength

Monday, April 21, 2014

DETROIT — The Detroit Red Wings have figured out what they need to do to beat the Boston Bruins. Detroit used its skill to win Game 1 against the Presidents’ Trophy-winning Bruins. Boston evened its first-round series against the eighth-seeded Red Wings by beating them up physically. The Red Wings want to flip … 0

Bruins top Red Wings 4-1, even series at 1-1

Sunday, April 20, 2014

BOSTON — Two power-play goals and stingy penalty killing ended the Boston Bruins’ offensive drought and tied their playoff series. Reilly Smith and Zdeno Chara scored with a man advantage, the Detroit Red Wings got just one shot on goal on their four power plays and Boston won 4-1 in Game 2 on … 0

Milan Lucic scores twice, Bruins beat Panthers 6-2

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

BOSTON — The suddenly high-scoring Boston Bruins are showing no mercy, even for the departed goalie who led them to the Stanley Cup. Milan Lucic scored twice and the Bruins spoiled Tim Thomas’ first game in Boston as … 0

Bruins pull away from Islanders in 6-3 win

Monday, January 27, 2014

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — The Boston Bruins’ worst period was also their most prolific in a win over the New York Islanders. After a dominant first in which the Bruins scored only once on 18 shots, Boston overcame sloppiness … 0

Brad Marchand lifts Bruins to 3-2 win over Kings

Monday, January 20, 2014

BOSTON — Brad Marchand really didn’t have an explanation for his recent run. He just wants it to last as long as possible. Marchand continued his hot scoring stretch with a pair of goals Monday, lifting the Boston … 0

Bruins lose shootout to Blackhawks in final rematch

Sunday, January 19, 2014

CHICAGO — Patrick Kane sped toward the net, and then shuffled his skates for a few precious seconds. Then came a well-placed wrist shot, and the Chicago Blackhawks had another big victory. Something about the Boston Bruins brings … 0

Maple Leafs hold off Bruins 4-3

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

BOSTON — Tyler Bozak scored twice, Phil Kessel had three assists and the Toronto Maple Leafs held off the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Tuesday night. Jonathan Bernier made 38 saves for the Maple Leafs, including 15 in the … 0

Justin Williams leads Kings over Bruins with goal, assist

Friday, January 10, 2014

LOS ANGELES — Justin Williams had a power-play goal and an assist in his 800th career game, Jonathan Quick made 20 saves and the Los Angeles Kings slowed their recent slide with a 4-2 victory over the Boston … 0

Krug scores twice in Bruins’ 4-1 win over Jets

Saturday, January 4, 2014

BOSTON — Torey Krug became an instant favorite in Boston when he was called up during last year’s playoffs and had four goals in the first five NHL postseason games of his career. After a quick start this … 0

Marchand OT goal puts Bruins over Nashville 3-2

Thursday, January 2, 2014

BOSTON — Brad Marchand tried to poke the puck through the defender’s legs and then, to his surprise, found that he still had the puck. The Bruins forward took a couple of more strides and wristed it into … 0

Islanders skate past Bruins to close 2013

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

BOSTON — Despite falling behind by two after a pair of goals 25 seconds apart midway through the second period, the New York Islanders were confident they would have plenty of time and opportunities to rally against the … 0

Stories that Endure: Boston, Red Sox help each other following unforgettable marathon bombings

Monday, December 30, 2013

It’s hard to think of 2013 and forget the Boston Marathon. For 116 years, the historic race was held on Patriots’ Day, and for 116 years people went about their business on Tuesday. Not this year. Two bombs … 0