Rask, Lucic to go under the knife

Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli told reporters in Minneapolis today that  goaltender Tuukka Rask will have a minor surgery to repair the meniscus in his knee. From NESN: “Tuukka has to get his meniscus scoped. It’s a minor apostrophic […]

Bruins 2011-12 schedule unveiled

The NHL’s schedule for 2011-12 was released today, and the Stanley Cup champion Bruins will open up at home on Thursday, Oct. 6, hosting the rival Philadelphia Flyers at TD Garden in Boston. Some other notable dates on the Bruins’ […]

Vezina a feather in Thomas’ cap

It wasn’t a surprise when Tim Thomas walked away with the Georges Vezina Trophy, awarded annually to the NHL’s best goaltender, but it was a nice reaffirmation of the Boston goalie’s fantastic season. Thomas beat out Vancouver’s Roberto Luongo, again, […]

Parade offers celebration, redemption to Bruins fans

The Bruins parade begins to creep up Boylston Street. (Nick Tavares/RantSports.com)

BOSTON — Nearly one year ago, a long-planned trip to visit friends in Chicago coincided with a momentous occasion in hockey history. Of course, that was the Chicago Blackhawks’ victory in the Stanley Cup final, ending 49 years of frustration […]

Bruins parade set for Saturday

According to Boston.com, the Bruins will hold their victory parade through the streets of Boston on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. The parade will begin at TD Garden and roll through to Copley Square.  The team will likely be atop […]

The Bruins have done it

It’s been a long night. It’s 2 a.m., and I need to get to bed. And I will have many, many words to write about what the Boston Bruins accomplished tonight, winning the Stanley Cup for the first time in […]

It’s all on the line for Game 7

This is it. With the stomachs of Bruins fans tied in knots, Boston will march into Vancouver to try to win their first Stanley Cup in 39 years (8 p.m. / TV: NBC, CBC / Radio: 98.5 FM). And, breathe. […]

Season on the line for Bruins

BOSTON — For the first time this playoff season, the Bruins are facing elimination before Game 7, with the Vancouver Canucks looking to skate the Stanley Cup on the TD Garden ice tonight (8 p.m / TV: NBC, CBC / […]

Aaron Rome still thinks he’s the victim

There’s sticking to your story, and then there’s Aaron Rome, refusing to believe he did anything wrong in his late, vicious hit on Nathan Horton in the first period of Game 3. From Sunday: “I’ve been on the tough end […]

NHL shuts down Vancouver’s plan to sell parade rights

Well, years of planning parades only to be knocked out by the Chicago Blackhawks don’t seem to be stopping the Vancouver Canucks. Vancouver, who can win the Stanley Cup tonight with a win in Game 6 against the Bruins, apparently […]

Bruins looking to keep foot on the throat

The Bruins are ready to take the ice in Vancouver for Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals tonight (8 p.m. / TV: NBC, CBC / Radio: 98.5 FM), and they’re looking to keep the major momentum swing in their […]

Thomas goes at it with Burrows

BOSTON — Before we go into a whole breakdown of the Bruins’ 4-0 thumping of the Vancouver Canucks in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals, I just want to highlight one moment. First, the Vancouver Canucks had been crashing […]