Archive for the ‘Boston Bruins’ Category

Patriots’ Tom Brady could use this advice from Bruins’ Patrice Bergeron

Thursday, February 27th, 2020

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron are more similar than you think. Well, at least in the sense that both have spent their entire professional careers in Massachusetts. But with the latest news that Brady is reportedly set to test free agency and may not re-sign with the Patriots, Bergeron noted that any athlete who is thinking of playing anywhere else but Boston should re-evaluate their decision.

Antonio Brown, Robert Kraft, Pats and Bruins among most searched on Google in 2019

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

You people are searching Antonio Brown on Google way, way too much. Seriously, the former New England Patriots wide receiver was the fifth most searched on Google in 2019, according to CNN. To go along with Brown, Pats owner Robert Kraft was the tenth most searched person in 2019 -- it's no surprise either considering the major massage parlor scandal he was involved in.

Panthers storm back to stun Bruins in shootout

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

Mike Hoffman scored the game-winning goal in the shootout as the Florida Panthers rallied from 4-0 down in the third period to stun the host Boston Bruins 5-4 Tuesday night. Keith Yandle tied the score with 1:39 remaining in regulation, and Aaron Ekblad, Frank Vatrano and Hoffman also scored in the third as the Panthers won their second straight in a shootout. Sam Montembeault made 15 saves between the third period and overtime after taking over for an ineffective Sergei Bobrovsky.

Julian Edelman was fired up about Bruins’ win in season opener

Friday, October 4th, 2019

The B's opened up their season with a 2-1 win over the Dallas Stars Thursday night thanks to goals by Brett Ritchie and Danton Heinen. Boston will be back in action again Saturday night at 9 p.m. ET against the Arizona Coyotes before facing the Vega Golden Knights on Tuesday. As for the Patriots, they'll look to stay perfect as they take on the struggling Washington Redskins Sunday at 1 p.m. ET on the road.

Reuters Sports News Summary

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

The athletics world championships were hit by another unwanted distraction on Tuesday when renowned American coach Alberto Salazar was banned for four years for doping violations, putting the sport again in the drugs spotlight. The timing of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announcement that Salazar had been banned for “orchestrating and facilitating prohibited doping conduct” could not have come at a worse time for the sport. Forward Lee Stempniak announced his retirement from the NHL on Tuesday after 13 seasons and 911 games played for 10 different teams.

Zdeno Chara takes red carpet with Tom Brady at TB12 opening in Boston

Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

Much like Brady, Chara has a very strict diet and fitness regimen, so it's no surprise to see the B's captain supporting the opening of Brady's new facility. Chara has been a staple in the Boston lineup since he joined the team in 2006-07, and has since led the team to a Stanley Cup title in 2011 and multiple Cup Finals appearances.

Bruce Cassidy picked up fitting advice from Bill Belichick at Patriots practice

Monday, August 12th, 2019

Coaching a professional sports team in Boston has its perks. Among them: getting to pick the brain of one of the greatest coaching minds in professional sports. Boston Bruins bench boss Bruce Cassidy was the latest local coach to take advantage of Bill Belichick on Monday, attending the New England Patriots' training camp practice outside Gillette Stadium as the head coach's guest.

Bruins fall apart and give up early goals in Game 7 loss

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

The Boston Bruins will look back on a miserable three minutes all summer. The Bruins had it all lined up: a raucous home crowd as they hosted the first Game 7 of a Stanley Cup Final in their 95-year history and a fast start that provided a handful of excellent scoring chances in the opening period against a St. Louis team that looked out of sorts and on its heels for a second straight game. Then in a matter of three minutes, because of a slow line change and a bad turnover by forward David Pastrnak, the momentum was gone.

Bruins fall apart and give up early goals in Game 7 loss

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

The Boston Bruins will look back on a miserable three minutes all summer. The Bruins had it all lined up: a raucous home crowd as they hosted the first Game 7 of a Stanley Cup Final in their 95-year history and a fast start that provided a handful of excellent scoring chances in the opening period against a St. Louis team that looked out of sorts and on its heels for a second straight game. Then in a matter of three minutes, because of a slow line change and a bad turnover by forward David Pastrnak, the momentum was gone.

Report: Tom Brady won’t be Bruins’ Game 7 banner captain at TD Garden

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

Report: Tom Brady won't be Bruins' Game 7 banner captain at TD Garden originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com If you think Tom Brady was holding out until Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final to be the Boston Bruins' banner captain ... think again. The New England Patriots quarterback won't be waving the Bruins' flag Wednesday night at TD Garden before puck drop, 98.5 The Sports Hub's Marc Bertrand reports.