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Bruce Cassidy looking to 'tinker' with Bruins lineup for Game 6

TORONTO – With just two five-on-five goals produced in five playoff games thus far, it’s pretty clear the second line for the Boston Bruins could …

NHL

Bruins' impressive fourth line earning every word of praise

The Boston Bruins have one of the most dangerous top lines in hockey, but Sean Kuraly and the fourth line have been on fire so far against the …

Ice Hockey

Bean: Bruins can't do Leafs any more favors

Bean: Bruins can't do Leafs any more favors<p>Facing elimination, Mike Babcock made some moves in hopes of winning Game 5. Bruce Cassidy made one that …

Ice Hockey

New York Rangers: Putting the Alain Vigneault era into historical context

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 06: Head coach Alain Vigneault of the New York Rangers watches from the bench during the first period of the NHL game against …

NHL

2018 Report Card: Ryan Spooner

Ryan Spooner had himself a solid 2017-18 NHL season in which he spent 20 games with the New York Rangers.<p>Spooner scored four goals and added 12 …

NHL

Leafs ‘under the gun,’ especially Matthews and Kadri

Nazem Kadri told reporters that he didn’t apologize to his teammates about the three-game suspension he received for a hit on Tommy Wingels, …

Canadian Hockey

The Rangers want to put themselves in position to get a difference maker

James Dolan said recently that he knows the Rangers still need to find "one great player who can make a difference." (NY Post)<p>Dolan said that the …

NHL

Boston Bruins: Jake DeBrusk Overcoming Adversity

When the Bruins selected Jake DeBrusk with the 14th overall pick in 2015, there were mixed reactions from the fanbase.<p>The malcontent wasn’t due to …

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Laine closes out his teens as NHL’s youngest top scorer in 30 years

WINNIPEG — Patrik Laine stood there, half shocked, but soaking in the moment after the Jets got him with the old pie-in-the-face trick after practice.<p>…

Ice Hockey

Quick Hits: The Top Prospects Edition

In Red Wings Land<p>Filip Hronek needs to be on the Red Wings roster on opening night next season. Can you imagine him and Rasmus Dahlin as pair for the …

Detroit Red Wings

Mailbag: Patriots' draft day plans, Tom Brady's successor, and Celtics' playoff predictions

<i>Welcome back to the Boston.com sports mailbag.</i> <i>Every week we’ll respond to your questions about the Patriots, Red Sox, Celtics, Bruins and anything</i> …

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New York Rangers report cards 17-18: Kevin Hayes

QUEENS, NY - JANUARY 01: Kevin Hayes<p>New York Rangers’ center Kevin Hayes had the breakout season that the team had been waiting for over his four …

NHL

Who is this year's Ray Bourque? Odds for Cup-less vets

No matter who wins the Stanley Cup, at some point in the team's celebration there's always at least one grizzled veteran who hoists the sport's …

Ice Hockey

Leafs leave no margin for error | The Star

The Leafs kept saying, when you’re young you think you’ll be in the playoffs every year, and some Leafs said this even if they were young. Before the …

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Boston Bruins Game 4: Time To Put This Series To Bed

I don’t know how many robberies were committed in Toronto on Monday night but there were none bigger than the theft that occurred at Air Canada …

NHL

Should The Bruins Re-sign Rick Nash?

(Photo credit: Mike Penhollow/Boston Bruins)<p>By: Lucas Salvatore | Check me out on Twitter @lsalvatore29<p>Rick Nash has been a welcomed addition to the …

NHL

David Krejci Line looks to shoulder their share of Bruins offensive burden

David Krejci Line looks to shoulder their share of Bruins offensive burden<p>USA TODAY Sports Photo<p>TORONTO – The Bruins top line totaled up 20 points in …

Ice Hockey

Lisa Franks humbled by Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame induction

Moose Jaw's Lisa Franks, now one of Canada's top wheelchair athletes, marvels at how far she has progressed since April 19, 1996.

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Dolan: Lundqvist declined Rangers' offer to trade him at deadline

The New York Rangers shipped out veterans Ryan McDonagh and Rick Nash during a fire sale prior to the 2018 trade deadline, but that list could've …

Ice Hockey

New York Rangers: Ranking the team’s moves at the deadline

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 30: Ryan Spooner<p>The New York Rangers made four trades prior to the deadline this season. All of the trades were for the better, …

NHL

Rangers want coach 'who can develop players,' says Dolan

The New York Rangers made it clear prior to the 2018 trade deadline that they were entering a rebuild. In a statement released by the team, president …

Ice Hockey

Sneaky-good Boston rookies making their mark on Leafs-Bruins series

TORONTO — A little-known fact about the 2017-18 Boston Bruins: they boast the NHL’s finest collection of rookies.<p>Behind the Best Line in Hockey™, …

NHL

Atlantic Division Offseason Primer: No. of Contracts, Cap Hit, Draft Picks, UFAs and RFAs

Players under contract (Roster): 18 Positions under contract: 10 forwards, 6 defensemen, 2 goaltenders Total number of contracts: 35 Projected cap …

James van Riemsdyk

Fantasy Baseball Talk: It's Only Week 4 And Injuries Are Loading Up - Trifecta Network

Connelly Top Ten – February in April, Playoffs and Wet Runners!<p>Published<p>2 days ago<p>on<p>April 16, 2018<p>Boston Bruins<p>David Pastrnak is actually …

Baseball

New York Rangers Stock Market: end of the season repor

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 20: Mika Zibanejad<p>The New York Rangers have missed the playoffs for the first time in eight years. Their end of season losing …

NHL

Cassidy: Officials 'Guessed' With Phantom Penalty That Led To Leafs Goal

<b>By Matt Dolloff, 985TheSportsHub.com</b><p>The officials didn't cost the Bruins Game 3 against the Maple Leafs, but they did needlessly make them play from …

Ice Hockey

The Rangers’ other trade chip found hockey heaven

The other guys, namely Rick Nash and Michael Grabner and Nick Holden and Ryan McDonagh, you knew they were going and you knew why. But J.T. Miller? …

Ice Hockey

Friedman | Sharks could afford Tavares and Kane

Sharks heating up and getting healthy at perfect time<p>Published<p>3 weeks ago<p>on<p>Mar 24, 2018<p>(Mandatory Credit: Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)<p>The <b>San Jose</b> …

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Matthews, Marleau lead Maple Leafs past Bruins in Game 3

TORONTO (AP) — Auston Matthews scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, Patrick Marleau had two goals, and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 on Monday night in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference first-round series.<p>James van Riemsdyk also scored and Mitch Marner and Morgan …

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Friedman | Assume Rangers for Kovalchuk for now

Dreger | Kovalchuk makes short term sense for Rangers<p>Published<p>4 days ago<p>on<p>Apr 13, 2018<p>(David E. Klutho-USA TODAY Sports)<p>It appears as if veteran …

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