Boston Bruins Offseason Outlook

Sometimes, things don’t go according to plan. This was true for the 2017-18 Boston Bruins who fell short of their ultimate goal of winning a Stanley Cup following a loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning in the second-round of the postseason. Related: Bruins Exceeded Expectations in 2017-18 Though the Bruins were unable to capture hockey’s […]

Bruins Exceeded Expectations in 2017-18

Not all stories have a happy ending. For many, sports teams winning in Boston is somewhat of an expected outcome given how successful teams from the city have been over the last two decades. Since 2001, the New England Patriots (five), Boston Red Sox (three), Boston Celtics (one) and Boston Bruins (one) have combined for […]

Rick Nash’s Playoff Impact

A common narrative surrounding Rick Nash has always been his supposed inability to score in the postseason. It’s a somewhat fair point given the fact that he’s averaging 0.41 goals per game in his career in the regular season compared to 0.19 goals per game in the postseason. What that fails to recognize, however, is […]

Bruins Playoff Roster Prediction: Forwards

Despite losing in overtime to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday, the Boston Bruins have proven once again that they can compete with the best teams in the league regardless of who is in their lineup. Entering the game without Patrice Bergeron, Jake DeBrusk, Charlie McAvoy, Zdeno Chara, Rick Nash and David Backes, the Bruins […]

Brad Marchand’s Return

This isn’t the first time it’s been said, but hopefully, it will be the last. Brad Marchand is returning to the Bruins lineup Wednesday night after serving a five-game suspension for illegally elbowing New Jersey Devils’ forward Marcus Johansson, concussing him in the process. One of the best players on the entire planet, Marchand simply […]