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Boston Bruins center David Krejci (46) beats Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Nick Holden (22) for a goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Krejci has goal, assist for Bruins in 3-2 win over Vegas

Jan. 21, 2020 11:21 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Down a goal entering the third period with a long layoff ahead, the Boston Bruins rallied their way to a win before the All-Star break. Jake DeBrusk tied it early in the third period and David Krejci got the go-ahead goal with 7:42 remaining, and the Bruins held on for a 3-2 victory over the...

Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Elvis Merzlikins, right, of Latvia, stops a shot from Boston Bruins forward Charlie Coyle, left, during the second period an NHL hockey game in Columbus, Ohio, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)

Merzlikins records 2nd shutout; Columbus beats Boston 3-0

Jan. 14, 2020 10:24 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Elvis the King, make way for Elvis the Wall. Elvis Merzlikins recorded his second consecutive shutout and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Atlantic Division-leading Boston Bruins 3-0 Tuesday night for their fourth win in five games. Alexander Wennberg, Kevin Stenlund and Riley Nash...

Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak skates near hats on the ice after his goal against the Winnipeg Jets in the third period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Boston. It was his third goal of the night. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Pastrnak hat trick helps Bruins hold off Jets 5-4

Jan. 9, 2020 11:03 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Bruins used a barrage of different scorers to snap a three-game losing streak at Nashville earlier this week. Goals from two of their youngest stars were sufficient to help them get past the Jets. David Pastrnak had a hat trick to extend his point streak to 12 games and Jake DeBrusk added...

New Jersey Devils center Travis Zajac (19) celebrates with Devils goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood (29) after the Devils defeated the Boston Bruins in a shootout in an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Devils defenseman Damon Severson scofred the game-deciding goal for a 3-2 victory over the Bruins. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Devils slip past Bruins with 3-2 win in a shootout

Dec. 31, 2019 5:53 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Damon Severson took a ribbing from his teammates as the unlikely shootout star for the New Jersey Devils. Severson scored in the sixth round Tuesday to give the Devils a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins. Severson beat Jaroslav Halak with a backhand and Mackenzie Blackwood clinched the...

Colorado Avalanche's Ian Cole (28) celebrates his goal with Mark Barberio (44) during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in Boston, Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Avalanche send Bruins to 1st home regulation loss, 4-1

Dec. 7, 2019 10:36 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — No matter how well the Boston Bruins are playing at home, it doesn’t seem to matter when the Colorado Avalanche come to town. Ian Cole scored his first goal of season in his 500th career NHL game, backup goalie Pavel Francouz stopped all 16 shots he faced in relief and the Avalanche...

Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews (19) scores a game-winning goal on a breakaway against Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask (40) in the overtime period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, in Boston. The Blackhawks won 4-3 in overtime. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Blackhawks recover, beat Bruins 4-3 in OT

Dec. 5, 2019 10:51 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Bruins haven't lost in regulation at home yet, and there they were trailing the Blackhawks 3-0 in the third period — Boston's first three-goal deficit of the season. “Digging the hole 2-0, letting them score (17) seconds into the third," Bruins forward David Backes said....

Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak goes around Montreal Canadiens defenseman Shea Weber during the second period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

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...