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Coyle, Krejci score for Bruins in 2-0 win over Hurricanes

Dec. 3, 2019 11:15 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jaroslav Halak celebrated his 500th career game with a shutout and the Boston Bruins extended their winning streak to eight in a row. Halak stopped 24 shots for his second shutout of the season, and the Bruins scored twice late in the third period to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 2-0 Tuesday...

Bruins win 7th straight, rally to beat Canadiens 3-1

Dec. 1, 2019 11:07 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — David Backes couldn’t help but smile after scoring his first goal of the season in his first game in nearly a month. The Bruins’ alternate captain picked a big moment against a big-time rival to accomplish the feat. Backes scored the deciding goal with 9:31 left in the third...

Krejci's OT goal lifts Bruins over Rangers, 3-2

Nov. 29, 2019 5:36 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak believes good things come to those who wait. The Bruins have done plenty of waiting lately. And plenty of winning. Pastrnak scored his NHL-leading 24th goal and assisted on David Krejci’s goal 1:40 into overtime, and Boston came from two goals down to beat the New York...

Pastrnak, Grzelcyk score 2 each, Bruins beat Devils 5-1

Nov. 19, 2019 11:22 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — After blowing a couple of late leads, the Boston Bruins got back to playing the right way with the game on the line. They got stingy on defense, turned to old reliable David Pastrnak for offense, and got a little help from a couple of unexpected sources — defensemen Matt Grzekcyk...

Oshie ties it, Caps beat Bruins 3-2 in shootout

Nov. 16, 2019 10:58 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jakub Vrana faked left, pulled the puck back toward his skates and then dragged it along the ice as he prepared to shoot. Goalie Jaroslav Halak kept sliding the wrong way. After T.J. Oshie scored with 59 seconds left in regulation to force overtime, Vrana faked Halak out in the fifth round of...

Hoffman scores in SO, Panthers rally to beat Bruins 5-4

Nov. 12, 2019 11:31 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Down four goals after two periods, Florida coach Joel Quenneville switched goalies and the Panthers responded with the biggest comeback in club history. Mike Hoffman scored one of four Florida goals in the third period and added the winner in a shootout as the Panthers rallied from a...

Farabee scores in shootout, Flyers beat Bruins 3-2

Nov. 11, 2019 12:31 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Joel Farabee and Carter Hart came through to help the Philadelphia Flyers pull out another late win. Farabee scored the lone shootout goal and Hart made some timely saves down the stretch to fend off a Boston Bruins comeback in Philadelphia's 3-2 win. The Flyers won their season-high fourth...

Fabbri scores twice in 1st game, Red Wings beat Bruins 4-2

Nov. 8, 2019 11:50 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Robby Fabbri made a promising debut for the Detroit Red Wings on Friday night. He scored twice — both on the power play — in his first game since a trade this week and the Red Wings beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 to snap a four-game skid. Fabbri was acquired from St. Louis on...

Mete scores twice as Canadiens beat Bruins 5-4

Nov. 5, 2019 11:59 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — A video review left Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy seeing red. An overturned goal on a coach's challenge for offside in the third period gave Montreal momentum, and the Canadiens went on to beat Boston 5-4 on Tuesday — a rare regulation loss for the division-leading Bruins. It looked as...

Marchand's 2 goals, 3 assists carry Bruins to 6-4 win

Nov. 4, 2019 11:06 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand batted one out of the air and into the net, and his game-winner deflected off the goaltender's back. Certainly not your average two goals, but things are far from normal about the Boston Bruins' start this season. Marchand scored his second of the game with 1:57 left in the...