It’s easy to be down on the Bruins right now, but here’s why you should like their matchup in the first round of the playoffs.
The NHLPA, led by executive director Donald Fehr, made its presentation in the morning, but that was quickly dismissed by Commissioner Gary Bettman, who said it wasn’t much different from earlier offers.
Rangers extended their Eastern Conference lead to 10 over the Bruins. New York held onto a 4-3 victory over their rivals on Sunday.
Neil Keefe is joined by Joe Haggerty of Comcast SportsNet New England to talk about the Ranges and Bruins, Tim Thomas’ Facebook page and the NHL trade deadline.
An inspired New York Rangers defeated the Boston Bruins at the TD Garden on Saturday. Marian Gaborik scored the game-winning goal with 3.6 seconds remaining in overtime.
I don’t have a horse in the race and am having a tough time picking one for this special occasion. I need to pick one. I can’t go into Game 7 not caring who wins. It’s just wrong.
I believe this series is going to be a classic, and I rarely get that feeling about any championship series.
The Bruins are trying to avoid a season-high fourth straight loss as they face an Islanders club seeking a fifth consecutive win.