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Boston Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk (55) helps keep the puck away from Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask of Finland during the third period of Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series against the Detroit Red Wings in Detroit, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

B’s D holding Wings to historic lows

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

DETROIT — The Boston Bruins have held the Detroit Red Wings to historically poor offensive production. With two goals through three games, the Red Wings are off to their worst three-game start in any playoff series since getting shut out in the first three games of the 1945 Stanley Cup finals. Boston goalie Tuukka Rask, backchecking forwards and shot-blocking defensemen … 0

Pro Roundup: Sox fall; B’s-Wings tonight

Monday, April 21, 2014

A year after the Boston Marathon bombings, the Red Sox had plenty of chances to make a special day even more memorable. They almost succeeded. Boston scored one run in each of the last three innings — stranding runners in scoring position in all of them — in a 7-6 loss to the … 0

Bruins top Red Wings, 4-1

Sunday, April 20, 2014

BOSTON — Two power-play goals and stingy penalty killing ended the Boston Bruins’ offensive drought and tied their playoff series. Reilly Smith and Zdeno Chara scored with a man advantage, the Detroit Red Wings got just one shot on goal on their four power plays and Boston won 4-1 in Game 2 on … 0

Bruins blank Calgary, 2-0

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

BOSTON — Zdeno Chara scored two power-play goals and Jarome Iginla had a pair of assists against his former team to help the Boston Bruins beat the Calgary Flames 2-0 on Tuesday night. David Krejci also had two … 0

Bruins topple Leafs

Sunday, December 8, 2013

TORONTO — Carl Soderberg and Torey Krug scored second-period power-play goals and the Boston Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Sunday. The Bruins were coming off a Saturday night win over Pittsburgh where Shawn Thornton had … 0

Surging Canadiens edge Bruins, 2-1

Thursday, December 5, 2013

MONTREAL — Max Pacioretty scored his ninth goal in the last nine games and the surging Montreal Canadiens stretched their unbeaten run to nine with a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night. Tomas Plekanec also … 0

Chara, Bruins tip Rangers, 3-2

Friday, November 29, 2013

BOSTON — Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara gave his team a spark with his rare fight. Then he won the game with his usual blistering slap shot. Chara and Patrice Bergeron scored third-period goals to lift the Bruins … 0

Bruins top Pens in OT, 4-3

Monday, November 25, 2013

BOSTON — Torey Krug scored 34 seconds into overtime and the Boston Bruins beat Pittsburgh 4-3 on Monday night, snapping a seven-game, regular-season losing streak to the Penguins in a matchup of the Eastern Conference’s top two teams. … 0

Blues over B’s in shootout, 3-2

Thursday, November 21, 2013

BOSTON — Derek Roy scored once in regulation and again in the fourth round of the shootout on Thursday night as the St. Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins 3-2. Jaroslav Halak stopped 27 shots in regulation, two … 0

Rask slams door in Bruins’ 2-1 win

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

NEW YORK — Tuukka Rask made 43 saves — including a stop on a first-period penalty shot — and the Boston Bruins spoiled the return of New York forward Rick Nash in a 2-1 victory over the Rangers … 0

Smith, Soderberg lift Bruins over ’Canes

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

RALEIGH, N.C. — Reilly Smith and Carl Soderberg had a goal and an assist each in the first period, and the Boston Bruins beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-1 on Monday night. Johnny Boychuk scored midway through the third … 0

Senators rally past Bruins, 4-2

Friday, November 15, 2013

OTTAWA — Jason Spezza, Jared Cowen and Bobby Ryan scored third-period goals and the Ottawa Senators earned a 4-2 comeback victory over the Boston Bruins on Friday night. With the victory, the Senators ended the Bruins’ 11-game winning … 0

Lucic delivers B’ s to 3-2 OT win over Jackets

Thursday, November 14, 2013

BOSTON — Milan Lucic scored on a breakaway with 49 seconds left in overtime to lift the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday night. Lucic blocked Cam Atkinson’s shot just inside … 0