Monthly Archives: April 2012

Looking ahead to Game 7

24 hours from now, we should know the fate of the 2011-2012 Boston Bruins. Either they’ll be celebrating a Game 7 win, or lamenting a first round exit, wondering what woulda, coulda, shoulda been. Since I didn’t get around to … Continue reading

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Game 5: Capitals 4, Bruins 3

Between it being Saturday night, Game 6 being tomorrow, and having work at 3 tomorrow, I’m not sure if I’ll have time to do a write-up on this heartbreaker. If I do, this is where it’ll be.  (I’m putting this … Continue reading

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Backstrom suspension reaction

When it was announced that Nicklas Backstrom had received a match penalty for crosschecking Rich Peverley in the face, I looked it up in the NHL rulebook because I thought I remembered match penalties coming with an automatic suspension. I … Continue reading

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Game 3: Bruins 4, Caps 3

Just a few quick hits before the full “Morning After” column tomorrow: –Did Alzner poke the bear? It’s been this way for years now, pretty much since Milan Lucic and Shawn Thornton came aboard: the Bruins play better hockey when … Continue reading

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Game 2: Caps 2, Bruins 1 (2OT)

Just some quick notes from this game before I head out for the night. I’m not sure if I’ll do a full column, as it’s Saturday night and I’ve gotta work tomorrow. We’ll see. –Nothing from the best To put … Continue reading

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ECQF Game 1: Bruins 1, Caps 0

Well that was fun, huh? Not what most were expecting, but a win is a win. As I said on Twitter, I’m going to try to do a few quick points here in the blog the night of the games, … Continue reading

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