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Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron (37) celebrates with teammates after scoring the winning goal during the overtime period of an NHL hockey game against the New York Islanders, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Bergeron scores on power play in OT, Bruins top Isles 3-2

Jan. 11, 2020 10:59 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Patrice Bergeron knew if he was in the right place, he'd get the puck with a chance to get the winning goal in overtime. Bergeron scored a power-play goal 1:33 into the extra period to lift the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 victory over the New York Islanders on Saturday night. With the Islanders'...

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...

Edmonton Oilers' Darnell Nurse (25) celebrates his goal in front of Boston Bruins' Charlie McAvoy (73) during the second period on an NHL hockey game in Boston, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Oilers surge past Bruins for 4-1 victory

Jan. 4, 2020 4:58 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Edmonton goalie Mike Smith took a deep sigh when asked how it felt to finally get a victory. The Oilers had a little bit of help from the Boston Bruins, too. Darnell Nurse and Gaetan Haas each had a second-period goal off poor Boston plays, Connor McDavid added an insurance score in the third...

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...

Boston Bruins' Chris Wagner (14) battles Buffalo Sabres' Johan Larsson (22) for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

DeBrusk gets 2 PP goals early in 3rd, Bruins top Sabres 3-2

Dec. 29, 2019 11:19 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jake DeBrusk sat on the bench wondering when he’d see the ice again. Then he made up for his early hiccups with two quick goals. DeBrusk scored power-play goals 18 seconds apart early in the third after getting benched for much of the opening period, and the Boston Bruins completed a...

Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron (37) shoots during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Friday, Dec. 27, 2019, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Bergeron's 3rd straight 2-goal game lifts Bruins over Sabres

Dec. 27, 2019 11:06 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Patrice Bergeron is known as one of the best defensive forwards in the NHL. It looks like the 34-year-old has plenty of offense left in him, too. Bergeron scored two goals for the third consecutive game, and the Boston Bruins beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-0 on Friday night. Bergeron became...

Nashville Predators' Nick Bonino (13) tries to get a shot off as Boston Bruins' Matt Grzelcyk (48) defends during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Ellis scores winner in OT, Predators beat Bruins 4-3

Dec. 21, 2019 11:19 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Nashville Predators will look back on this road trip as the turning point if the rest of their season gets rolling. Ryan Ellis scored with 54.2 seconds left on the clock in overtime to lift the Predators to a 4-3 win over the stumbling Boston Bruins on Saturday night. “The guys...

Boston Bruins center David Krejci (46) is congratulated after scoring a goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Florida Panthers, Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Pastrnak scores 2 goals, Bruins snap winless streak

Dec. 14, 2019 11:08 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The Boston Bruins ended their four-game trip on a positive note. David Pastrnak scored two goals and the Bruins snapped a five-game winless streak, beating the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Saturday night. “It looks like we’re getting back to more Boston Bruins style of hockey...

Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates his goal against the Boston Bruins during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Stamkos scores 2 to lead Lightning past slumping Bruins 3-2

Dec. 12, 2019 11:21 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Boston Bruins came up just short on back-to-back nights. Steven Stamkos had two goals to extend his recent tear and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the suddenly slumping Bruins 3-2 on Thursday. Patrice Bergeron and John Moore scored for the Bruins, who have lost four straight in...

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...