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Bruins’ Brad Marchand Dealing With Hip Injury; Surgery Possible

The end of the NHL season is when we find out about injuries players have been dealing with — some more serious than others — and Brad Marchand is no different. The Boston Bruins forward acknowledged he injured his AC joint in January when speaking to reporters at breakup day Monday and was able to […] The post Bruins’ Brad Marchand Dealing With Hip Injury; Surgery Possible appeared first on NESN.com.

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Bruins’ Matt Grzelcyk Will Undergo Surgery, Could Miss Start Of Next Season

There are a lot of questions surrounding the Bruins this offseason, and one of them is whether Matt Grzelcyk will be healthy to start the 2022-23 NHL season. Boston’s bid for the Stanley Cup came to a disappointing end Saturday when it fell to the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 7 of the first round of […] The post Bruins’ Matt Grzelcyk Will Undergo Surgery, Could Miss Start Of Next Season appeared first on NESN.com.

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Morning Skate: Signs

Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports A couple of new deals. Yesterday was “break-up day” for the Bruins, as the team and its players held the annual end-of-season media availability. There are always injury nuggets (a dislocated shoulder for Matt Grzelcyk, possible AC joint surgery for Brad Marchand) and other topics, including Patrice Bergeron shooting down the idea of playing for another team. The hardest part of the day’s proceedings was hearing David Pastrnak talk about how difficult the whole season had been for him: David Pastrnak meets with the media on Monday...

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Bruins’ Jakub Zboril Reacts To Contract Extension Following Knee Surgery

Boston Bruins defenseman Jakub Zboril signed a two-year extension on Sunday worth just over $1.1 million. Zboril has not played since his ACL tear on Dec. 2, but already is skating and ready to get back on the ice for Boston next season. The 25-year-old defenseman talked about his excitement level in regards to the […] The post Bruins’ Jakub Zboril Reacts To Contract Extension Following Knee Surgery appeared first on NESN.com.

Eyes On The Prize

Stanley Cup Playoffs open thread: May 15

Photo by Bruce Bennett/ Two more Game 7s wrap up what turned out to be a closely fought first round. 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs Game 7: Pittsburgh Penguins @ New York Rangers Series tied 3-3 How to watch Start time: 7:00 PM EDT / 4:00 PM PDTIn Canada: Sportsnet East/Ontario/Pacific/360 (English) TVA Sports (French)In the U.S.: TBSIn the Rangers region: MSGIn the Bruins region: ATTSN PittsburghStreaming: ESPN+, NHL Live, Sportsnet Now The Penguins got out to a 3-1 series lead, then lost Sidney Crosby to a concussion in Game 5, proceeding to lose that match, and Game 6 as...

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Bruins lines vs. Hurricanes in Game 6: Lindholm returns

Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Frederic also slots back into the lineup and DeBrusk and Pastrnak will switch spots. The Boston Bruins host the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 6 tonight, facing potential elimination. The Bruins are projected to shuffle things around up front to gain some offense and will see the return of Hampus Lindholm to the lineup. Lindholm has been out since midway through Game 2 with an upper-body injury when he sustained a hit from Andrei Svechnikov behind the net. He’ll slot back in on the top defensive pairing with Charlie McAvoy. With his...

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Bruins’ Lindholm to return for Game 6 vs. Hurricanes

Boston Bruins defenceman Hampus Lindholm will return to the lineup for Game 6 against the Carolina Hurricanes after missing three games with an upper-body injury. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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Hampus Lindholm ‘Excited’ To Return To Lineup For Bruins-Hurricanes Game 6

The Bruins have been without Hampus Lindholm since the second period of Game 2 against the Carolina Hurricanes after the Boston defenseman was on the receiving end of a heavy hit from Andrei Svechnikov, but he will return Thursday night for a must-win Game 6. Lindholm was dealing with an upper-body injury but began practicing […] The post Hampus Lindholm ‘Excited’ To Return To Lineup For Bruins-Hurricanes Game 6 appeared first on NESN.com.

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Watch Damien Harris, Jake Thibeault Excite Bruins Fans As Game 6 Banner Captains

Facing elimination in Game 6 of their first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the Carolina Hurricanes, the Boston Bruins looked to a local hero for some inspiration. With the help of Patriots running back Damien Harris, Jake Thibeault delivered, and then some. A former Milton Academy hockey player who suffered a spinal injury in Sept. […] The post Watch Damien Harris, Jake Thibeault Excite Bruins Fans As Game 6 Banner Captains appeared first on NESN.com.

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Will Hampus Lindholm Play In Crucial Bruins-Hurricanes Game 6?

The Bruins will try to stave off elimination Thursday and may be getting some reinforcement back on the blue line. Hampus Lindholm has missed Boston’s last three games after a heavy hit in Game 2 against the Carolina Hurricanes left him with an upper-body injury. The defenseman has been practicing and skated Wednesday at Warrior […] The post Will Hampus Lindholm Play In Crucial Bruins-Hurricanes Game 6? appeared first on NESN.com.

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Hampus Lindholm Injury: Latest On Bruins Defenseman Before Game 5

Hampus Lindholm is getting better, but the Boston Bruins still will be without him Tuesday night for Game 5 against the Carolina Hurricanes. The Boston defenseman was knocked early from Game 2 after a heavy hit from Carolina’s Andrei Svechnikov in the second period. Lindholm was seen at Game 3 and practiced over the weekend, […] The post Hampus Lindholm Injury: Latest On Bruins Defenseman Before Game 5 appeared first on NESN.com.

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Bruins News & Rumors: Lindholm, McAvoy, Marchand & More

In this edition of Boston Bruins News & Rumors, Hampus Lindholm practiced with the team on Monday morning after missing Games 3 and 4 with an upper-body injury. Meanwhile, Charlie…

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Bruins Notes: Boston Overcomes Game 4 Adversity In Thriller Vs. ‘Canes

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins were dealt some last-minute adversity before Game 4 at TD Garden on Sunday as Charlie McAvoy was ruled out a half hour before puck drop because the star defenseman landed in the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol. Fellow defenseman Hampus Lindholm already had been ruled out after his Game 2 injury. So […] The post Bruins Notes: Boston Overcomes Game 4 Adversity In Thriller Vs. ‘Canes appeared first on NESN.com.

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Hampus Lindholm Injury: Bruce Cassidy Provides Latest On Bruins Defenseman

The Bruins were without Hampus Lindholm in Game 3 against the Hurricanes after the defenseman was on the receiving end of a heavy hit from Andrei Svechnikov in Boston’s Game 2 loss to Carolina. And they will need to keep going on without him for Game 4 after Lindholm didn’t practice with the Bruins at […] The post Hampus Lindholm Injury: Bruce Cassidy Provides Latest On Bruins Defenseman appeared first on NESN.com.

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Bruins’ Hampus Lindholm Exits Game 2 With Upper Body Injury

The Boston Bruins were down in the second period and were attempting to make a comeback down 3-1 after Patrice Bergeron’s goal. However, defenseman Hampus Lindholm took a hard hit and exited Wednesday’s Game 2 against the Carolina Hurricanes. Lindholm took a puck behind his own net with his head down. Hurricanes forward Andrei Svechnikov […] The post Bruins’ Hampus Lindholm Exits Game 2 With Upper Body Injury appeared first on NESN.com.

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Morning Skate: Adrift

James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports Looking for a spark. Thursday is here, and the Bruins are grateful to be leaving the state of North Carolina. The adage goes that you’re never in trouble in a series until you lose at home, right? That’s the spirit! While Game 1 was a game that saw the Bruins do plenty of good things only to come undone late, Game 2 featured a brutal injury, a number of head-scratching penalties/turnovers, and the same cap-gun offense we saw in Game 1. Ideally, the Bruins get some kind of a lift, and maybe some more favorable match-ups, by being at...

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About Last Night: Canes dominate at home, head to Boston up 2-0

James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports The Hurricanes, with rookie netminder Pyotr Kochetkov in net for most of the night, grabbed a 2-0 series lead Wednesday. The Carolina Hurricanes blew past the Boston Bruins in a 5-2 win Wednesday night, taking a 2-0 series advantage as things ship up to Boston. About last night: Penalties 22 penalties, 9 roughing calls, 2 injuries, but the Canes took game two. There were 22 combined penalties in this game, and at one point, four Bruins squished in one penalty box. Sure, we knew there was animosity between these two teams. There’s the...

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‘What do you think?’ Brind’Amour on whether Bruins were deliberately targeting his goalies

Hurricanes head coach Rod Brind’Amour says “you can’t get any more obvious” that the Boston Bruins were deliberately trying to target their goalies in Game 2, which resulted in the Antti Raanta injury. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

Last Word on Hockey

Antti Raanta Leaves Game With Upper-Body Injury

Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Antti Raanta left Game Two against the Boston Bruins injured, suffering an upper-body injury. David Pastrnak was driving hard to the net and collided with Raanta, causing the injury. Antti Raanta will not return to tonight’s game due to an upper-body injury. — Hurricanes PR (@CanesPR) May 5, 2022 Antti Raanta Leaves […] The post Antti Raanta Leaves Game With Upper-Body Injury appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.

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They Said It: Brind’Amour, Aho, DeAngelo, Svechnikov on Game 2 win

Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via The Carolina Hurricanes took a 2-0 series lead over Boston Wednesday night in a wild affair. The Carolina Hurricanes grabbed hold of a 2-0 series lead over the Boston Bruins Wednesday night in PNC Arena, beating the Bruins 5-2 in a chippy game that featured 22 combined penalties. The Canes took an early blow in net as Antti Raanta exited with injury, making way for rookie netminder Pyotr Kochetkov to come in and win the game in his first taste of NHL postseason experience. As for the scoring, Sebastian Aho and Nino Niederreiter both...

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Hurricanes’ Andrei Svechnikov Discusses Hit On Hampus Lindholm

The Boston Bruins not only lost Game 2 to the Carolina Hurricanes, but they also lost a key defenseman during the Wednesday night’s game. Hampus Lindholm left Game 2 with an upper-body injury after taking a hard hit from Andrei Svechnikov. The hit was reviewed and was downgraded from a major to a minor penalty. […] The post Hurricanes’ Andrei Svechnikov Discusses Hit On Hampus Lindholm appeared first on NESN.com.

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Hurricanes’ Raanta won’t return to Game 2 after suffering upper-body injury

Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Antti Raanta was forced to leave Game 2 against the Boston Bruins after getting run into by forward David Pastrnak. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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2022 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Hurricanes vs. Bruins

The Carolina Hurricanes had their way with the Boston Bruins this regular season, going 3-0-0 and outscoring them 16-1 but can Carolina overcome Frederik Andersen’s injury in the opening round? The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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These Patriots Players Joined Tuukka Rask For Bruins-Panthers Game

Even in retirement former Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask is still finding his way to TD Garden. Rask, who attempted a comeback bid from a hip injury before retiring in the middle of the season, was on hand to watch the Bruins take on the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night. Rask wasn’t taking in the […] The post These Patriots Players Joined Tuukka Rask For Bruins-Panthers Game appeared first on NESN.com.

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Berkshire Bank Hockey Night In New England: Projected Bruins-Panthers Lines, Pairings

The Boston Bruins are whole again as they take their big test against the Florida Panthers. Hampus Lindholm, David Pastrnak and Linus Ullmark return to the Bruins’ lineup for Tuesday night’s matchup at TD Garden. Each of the three returned from injury Saturday, but the Bruins held them out of the second game of a […] The post Berkshire Bank Hockey Night In New England: Projected Bruins-Panthers Lines, Pairings appeared first on NESN.com.

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Public Skate: Bruins vs. Panthers

Photo by M. Anthony Nesmith/Icon Sportswire via Back at it! The Boston Bruins face the Florida Panthers tonight with three games left to the regular season! Hampus Lindholm and David Pastrnak practiced today and look to be back in the lineup to get a few more games in after returning this weekend from injury. Discuss!

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Bruins snap Rangers’ four-game win streak as Blueshirts wrap up road schedule

David Pastrnak scored his team-leading 39th goal after missing the previous eight games with an undisclosed injury, helping the Boston Bruins beat the New York Rangers 3-1 on Saturday.

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Pastrnak scores 39th goal in Bruins' 3-1 win over Rangers

David Pastrnak scored his team-leading 39th goal after missing the previous eight games with an undisclosed injury, helping the Boston Bruins beat the New York Rangers 3-1 on Saturday.

NISSAN Morning Drive: Don Sweeney And Bruce Cassidy On Pastrnak Injury

NESN.com's Courtney Cox recaps Bruins GM Don Sweeney and Head Coach Bruce Cassidy adjusting to David Pastrnak's thumb injury that will leave him out for at least two weeks in the Nissan Morning Drive. For More: http://nesn.com/?p=917652

Ford F-150 Final Five Facts: Bruins Drop To Rangers At Home

NESN.com's Michaela Vernava breaks down the Bruins 3-2 loss to the New York Rangers on Saturday Night where Tuukka Rask left the game early with a concussion.  Here are the Ford F-150 Final Five Facts from the game: http://nesn.com/?p=910526.

Rick Nash announces retirement from Hockey

NHL winger Rick Nash who played from the Blue Jackets, Rangers and Bruins announced Friday morning that he will be retiring due to unresolved issues with a concussion. NESN.com's Michaela Vernava has more.