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Bruce Cassidy Explains Bruins’ Anti-Racism Dress Code For Playoff Opener

The NHL eased its dress code regulations for this unique Stanley Cup playoffs, and the Boston Bruins used that to make a statement Sunday afternoon. Bruins players wore T-shirts calling for an end to racism and preaching equality as they entered the Scotiabank Arena before what would be a 4-1 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers. […]


Bruins Notes: How ‘Summer Hockey Mode’ Cost B’s In Opening Loss To Flyers

The Boston Bruins put 35 shots on goal Sunday in their 4-1 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers in the opener of the Stanley Cup playoffs round-robin games. They also attempted 35 more shots that were either blocked missed the net. So it might be somewhat surprising to hear head coach Bruce Cassidy lament how many […]


Bruins Wrap: B’s Drop Round-Robin Opener With Sleepy 4-1 Loss To Flyers

The hope for the Boston Bruins was Thursday’s exhibition game was nothing more than a meaningless aberration. And while the time for panic has yet to arrive, there wasn’t much of an improvement for the Black and Gold in their playoff opener Sunday. The Bruins turned in another largely listless effort in a 4-1 loss […]


Bruins Vs. Flyers Live Stream: Watch NHL Round-Robin Game Online, On TV

The Bruins are back — for real. Boston on Sunday will resume its season with a round-robin game against the Philadelphia Flyers. The Bruins also will face the Tampa Bay Lightning and Washington Capitals as they look to claim the top seed in the Eastern Conference for the Stanley Cup Playoffs inside the NHL Toronto […]


Berkshire Bank Hockey Night In New England: Projected Bruins-Flyers Lines, Pairings

Bruce Cassidy is keeping no secrets ahead of his team’s Stanley Cup round-robin opener. The Boston Bruins head coach in a virtual press conference Sunday morning was more than willing to run down his entire lineup ahead of his team’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers. The biggest takeaway, of course, was Jaroslav Halak starting in […]


Jaroslav Halak, Not Tuukka Rask, Starting Bruins’ Playoff Opener Vs. Flyers

Tuukka Rask was in line to start the Boston Bruins’ playoff opener vs. the Philadelphia Flyers. Now, Rask won’t even dress. Jaroslav Halak will start the Bruins’ first round-robin game vs. Philly on Sunday afternoon in Toronto, Bruce Cassidy announced. Rask wasn’t feeling well Sunday and missed practice Saturday and apparently wasn’t good enough to […]


Bruins Drop Epic Hype Video Ahead Of Round-Robin Game Against Flyers

If you’re a Boston Bruins fan, you probably don’t need any help getting fired up for Sunday’s return to play. However, if you’re a little groggy after a long Saturday, the Bruins delivered an excellent pick-me-up Sunday morning. Ahead of its round-robin game against the Philadelphia Flyers, the Bruin’s dropped an epic hype video that […]


Bruins Notes: Bruce Cassidy, Charlie McAvoy Explain Importance In Creating Emotion

It’s been a major question among all sports leagues: How will a lack of crowd impact each team’s performance? The Boston Bruins will see that for the first real time Sunday when they take the ice in Toronto against the Philadelphia Flyers, the B’s first round-robin game of the NHL restart. Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy […]


Here Were Bruins Lines, Pairings In Final Practice Before Facing Flyers

Boston Bruins hockey officially will return Sunday afternoon. The B’s are set to meet the Philadelphia Flyers in both sides’ first contest of the Eastern Conference round-robin tournament. Boston skated Saturday morning, and here’s what we know so far: Ondrej Kase and Nick Ritchie will be out, while Brad Marchand is expected to be in. […]


Brad Marchand Injury: Bruce Cassidy Shares Positive Update On Bruins Winger

Thursday’s scare with Brad Marchand was just that, a scare. There’s nothing to worry about, it seems. The Boston Bruins’ star winger didn’t finish out the final 11:40 of his team’s exhibition game after sustaining what appeared to be a lower-body injury. But after an off day Friday he took part in practice Saturday, the […]