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Boston Bruins left wing Milan Lucic (17) skates onto the ice during NHL hockey training camp in Wilmington, Mass., Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Bruins eyeing redemption on 1st day of camp

Friday, September 19, 2014

WILMINGTON — The Boston Bruins conducted their first on-ice training camp practices for the new season on Friday, and they’re already thinking about redemption. The Bruins want to atone for the way last season ended. They had the best record in the NHL during the regular season with 117 points, then fell short of the Stanley Cup by losing in …

Bruins have some lineup questions entering preseason camp

Thursday, September 18, 2014

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins have some lineup questions entering training camp after a disappointing second-round exit in the playoffs. “Absolutely. Competition, with it comes uncertainty, and we’d all like things to be certain,” general manager Peter Chiarelli said. “But it also comes like the cream will rise to the top and I’m …

UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion drenched in hoops history

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

LOS ANGELES — The House That Wooden Built is waterlogged. Pauley Pavilion, UCLA’s storied basketball arena where John Wooden coached teams that won eight of his 10 national championships, was drying out Wednesday after the court was deluged by 10 inches of water when a 93-year-old pipe burst near the campus in Westwood. …

Hoisting the Stanley Cup without a hot goalie hard to do

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The NHL playoffs have arrived, which means it’s time for the goalies to get going. As simplistic as the adage can be, predictions of the Stanley Cup champion often tilt toward the guy in the crease producing the …

10 things to watch in the NHL playoffs

Monday, April 14, 2014

Here’s a look at 10 things to watch when the NHL playoffs begin Wednesday with a new format, some stars returning from injuries and renewed rivalries: NEW LOOK: Forget what you knew about how teams matched up in …

Bruins bring experience to NHL playoffs

Monday, April 14, 2014

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins had the NHL’s best record, allowed the second fewest goals and scored the third most. They have four strong lines, three solid defensive pairings and one of the best goalies. And they were …

B’s fall to Devils in regular season finale

Sunday, April 13, 2014

NEWARK, N.J. — Martin Brodeur made 16 saves in what might have been his last start in a 20-year career with the Devils and New Jersey beat Boston 3-2 on Sunday as the Bruins rested many of their …

Bruins fall to Jets in shootout

Thursday, April 10, 2014

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Bryan Little scored in the shootout to give the Winnipeg Jets a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins in their last home game of the season Thursday night. Little beat Chad Johnson with a …

Playoff-bound Wild notch shootout win over Bruins

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Mikko Koivu scored for Minnesota and Ilya Bryzgalov denied all three Boston shots in the shootout, lifting the Wild to a 4-3 victory over the Bruins on Tuesday night that clinched a wild-card spot …

Bruins clinch top spot in East with 5-2 win

Sunday, April 6, 2014

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins own the NHL’s best home record. Now they know they’ll have home-ice advantage throughout the Eastern Conference playoffs. Johnny Boychuk scored the tiebreaking goal with 6:06 left in the third period, Milan Lucic …

Bruins fall to Maple Leafs in overtime

Thursday, April 3, 2014

TORONTO (AP) — Nazem Kadri gave the Toronto Maple Leafs a win they badly needed — and that still may not have helped them much as they try to make the playoffs. Kadri scored 2:51 into overtime and …

Gustav Nyquist scores to help Red Wings beat Bruins 3-2

Thursday, April 3, 2014

DETROIT — Gustav Nyquist broke a tie with 7:12 left in the third period, and the Detroit Red Wings held on to beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Wednesday night. Nyquist scored 1:42 after teammate Tomas Jurco tied …

Bruins beat Flyers 4-3 for 9th straight road win

Sunday, March 30, 2014

PHILADELPHIA — There is no secret to Boston’s road success. The Bruins play their system and play it well no matter where they plays. Patrice Bergeron scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and also tallied in …