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McAvoy's back for Bruins, and now comes the easy part

May. 11, 2019 5:24 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — When he's playing, Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy said, it's easy for him to maintain his composure and concentrate on the game in front of him. Up in the press box, that's the hard part. "I'm not a very good hockey watcher," McAvoy said as he prepared to return from his one-game suspension...

Bruins' score 4 goals in 3rd, beat Hurricanes 5-2 in Game 1

May. 10, 2019 12:14 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The door to the visiting team's penalty box had scarcely slammed shut before the official was opening it again for another Carolina Hurricanes player to serve his punishment. Penalty. Goal. Penalty. Goal. Twenty-eight seconds apart, Marcus Johansson and Patrice Bergeron scored on power plays...

Bruins' McAvoy will have to wait to make East finals debut

May. 8, 2019 7:59 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The verdict is in on Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy: Good player, but not much of an attorney. Speaking on the eve of Boston's Eastern Conference final opener against the Carolina Hurricanes, McAvoy said Wednesday he made his case to the NHL's player safety authorities but couldn't...

Rask comes up big as Boston Bruins advance to face 'Canes

May. 7, 2019 7:12 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Boston Bruins got some timely goals in their tight Eastern Conference semifinal series with Columbus, and when the goals weren't coming, Tuukka Rask stood tall. The Finn turned in his best playoff performance so far in Monday night's 3-0 win over the Blue Jackets in Game 6,...

Bruins put away Blue Jackets to advance to conference final

May. 7, 2019 12:43 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tuukka Rask was impenetrable when it counted in Game 6, and the Boston Bruins are on their way to the Eastern Conference final. Rask made 39 saves and recorded his sixth career playoff shutout as Boston beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 Monday night to clinch their second-round...

Duchene, Columbus beat Bruins 3-2 in 2 OT, tie series 1-1

Apr. 28, 2019 1:40 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Sergei Bobrovsky stopped Patrice Bergeron at point-blank range in overtime. He also made an acrobatic save to stop a 90-foot dump-in that took a bad hop straight toward the net. Whatever the shot, the Blue Jackets goalie was ready. "There's not many goalies that stop that puck," said Matt...