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Bruins hold off Maple Leafs 6-4 to tie series

Apr. 18, 2019 1:43 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — David Pastrnak scored twice in quick succession, Brad Marchand had a goal and two assists and the Boston Bruins held off the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-4 on Wednesday night to tie the first-round series 2-2. Charlie McAvoy had a goal and an assist, Zdeno Chara and Joakim Nordstrom also scored and...

Pastrnak scores twice, Bruins beat Maple Leafs to tie series

Apr. 17, 2019 11:46 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — With the Maple Leafs buzzing and Scotiabank Arena rocking after Toronto tied it early in second period, the Boston Bruins needed a push from their dormant stars. David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand delivered. Pastrnak scored twice in quick succession, Marchand had a goal and two assists and the...

Matthews leads Maple Leafs past Bruins 3-2 for 2-1 lead

Apr. 16, 2019 12:23 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — With the Toronto Maple Leafs back home, Auston Matthews finally broke through against Boston. Matthews scored his first goal of the playoffs and set up another as the Maple Leafs beat the Bruins 3-2 on Monday night to take a 2-1 lead in their best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinal....

With 2011 title team aging, Bruins hope to make another run

Apr. 10, 2019 9:05 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand doesn't believe for a second that the window is closing on the team's chances to win another Stanley Cup championship with the core that etched its name on the trophy in 2011. One of five members of the last Bruins team to won it all — they also...

Lightning ties NHL record with 62nd win, beat Bruins 6-3

Apr. 6, 2019 5:57 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Nikita Kucherov and the Tampa Bay Lightning finished the regular season with one more impressive performance. Next stop: Stanley Cup playoffs. The Lightning matched an NHL record with their 62nd win, using a three-goal second period to beat the Boston Bruins 6-3 on Saturday. "Sixty-two is a...

Halak stops 26 shots as Bruins beat Wild 3-0

Apr. 4, 2019 11:44 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Locked into the second spot in the Atlantic Division, the Boston Bruins took the opportunity to rest several players in advance of the playoffs. Jaroslav Halak made sure there was no letdown and Zach Senyshyn took advantage in his NHL debut. Halak made 26 saves for his fifth shutout...

Pastrnak has hat trick, 5 points as Bruins beat Rangers 6-3

Mar. 28, 2019 1:12 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak had three goals and two assists for a career-high five points, sending the Boston Bruins to a 6-3 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night. Coming off a 3-1 road trip but disappointed after blowing a two-goal lead Monday night against NHL-best Tampa Bay, the Bruins...

Pastrnak's hat trick, 5 points carry Bruins past Rangers 6-3

Mar. 28, 2019 12:07 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — It certainly appears David Pastrnak has worked the rust off. Pastrnak had three goals and two assists for a career-high five points Wednesday night, sending the Boston Bruins to a 6-3 victory over the New York Rangers. Playing his fifth game since missing 16 following left thumb surgery, the...

Kuraly, Rask lead Bruins to 5-0 win over Islanders

Mar. 19, 2019 11:37 PM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Boston Bruins showed their depth and kept up their domination of the New York Islanders. Sean Kuraly scored twice and Tuukka Rask earned his 45th career shutout as Boston beat the Islanders 5-0 on Tuesday night. Noel Acciari, Patrice Bergeron and Jake DeBrusk also had goals to...

Scheifele has goal, 2 assists as Jets beat Bruins 4-3

Mar. 15, 2019 12:36 AM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Mark Scheifele likes how Patrik Laine continues to fit in on the Winnipeg Jets' top line. Scheifele had a goal and two assists, Blake Wheeler added a goal and an assist, and Laine had two assists as the Winnipeg Jets beat Boston 4-3 Thursday night for the Bruins' third straight...