COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jake DeBrusk scored his second goal of the game 1:03 into overtime to lift the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday night.
Zach Werenski scored late in the second period to tie the score for Columbus.
BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand each had a goal and an assist in Boston’s four-goal second period and the Bruins beat the New York Islanders 3-2 on Saturday to improve to 14-2-1 in their last 17 games.
BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand each had a goal and an assist during a four-goal second period for the surging Bruins, carrying them to a 6-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Saturday.
New York Islanders (28-25-9, sixth in the Metropolitan) vs. Boston Bruins (40-19-5, third in the Atlantic)
Boston; Saturday, 12:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: New York visits the Boston Bruins after Brock Nelson scored two goals in the Islanders' 5-2 win against the Red Wings.
Tampa Bay Lightning (39-17-6, second in the Atlantic) vs. Boston Bruins (39-19-5, fourth in the Atlantic)
Boston; Thursday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Boston hosts the Tampa Bay Lightning after Brad Marchand scored two goals in the Bruins' 3-2 overtime win against the Canadiens.
Montreal Canadiens (17-36-9, eighth in the Atlantic) vs. Boston Bruins (38-19-5, fourth in the Atlantic)
Boston; Monday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Boston and Montreal meet in Eastern Conference play.
Boston Bruins (38-19-5, fourth in the Atlantic) vs. Montreal Canadiens (17-36-9, eighth in the Atlantic)
Montreal; Monday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Boston visits Montreal in a matchup of Atlantic teams.
Boston Bruins (37-19-5, fourth in the Atlantic) vs. Winnipeg Jets (28-23-10, sixth in the Central)
Winnipeg, Manitoba; Friday, 8 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Kyle Connor leads Winnipeg into a matchup against Boston.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kirill Kaprizov scored twice and Jordan Greenway broke a third-period tie as the Minnesota Wild beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 on Wednesday night.
Ryan Hartman added an empty-netter, his 24th goal of the season, with 4.9 seconds remaining to seal it.
Boston Bruins (36-18-5, fourth in the Atlantic) vs. Chicago Blackhawks (22-30-8, seventh in the Central)
Chicago; Tuesday, 8:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Chicago hosts the Boston Bruins after Caleb Jones scored two goals in the Blackhawks' 6-3 win against the Senators.
BOSTON (AP) — Charlie Coyle scored with 3:21 left in the third period and the Boston Bruins continued their recent success against Arizona with a 3-2 victory over the Coyotes on Saturday night for their ninth win in 11 games.
BOSTON (AP) — Losing 7-0 at home to Boston stuck with the Los Angeles Kings, and they knew they'd have a chance to quickly make amends a week later.
“We got embarrassed at home,” Kings goalie Cal Petersen said on Monday night after the Kings rallied to beat the Bruins 3-2 in overtime.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — David Pastrnak scored in the shootout and had an assist to lift the surging Boston Bruins over the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-4 on Saturday night.
Boston has won seven of eight and is three points ahead of Washington for the top wild card and seventh seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs.
Boston Bruins (33-18-4, fourth in the Atlantic) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (28-25-2, fifth in the Metropolitan)
Columbus, Ohio; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Blue Jackets +159, Bruins -189; over/under is 5.5
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Craig Smith scored three goals and the Boston Bruins beat the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 on Thursday night.
It was Smith’s third career hat trick and second with the Bruins. It’s the third consecutive season he's recorded a hat trick and it marked the first time he netted three goals in a road game.
DALLAS (AP) — Tyler Seguin had two goals and an assist, Jamie Benn had a goal and two assists, and the Dallas Stars beat the Boston Bruins 6-1 on Sunday night.
Alexander Radulov, Luke Glendening and Roope Hintz also scored for Dallas, which has won five of its last six.
BOSTON (AP) — Taylor Hall scored off a rebound of David Pastrnak’s shot 1:41 into overtime, lifting the Boston Bruins to a 4-3 win over the Western Conference-leading Nashville Predators on Saturday for their fifth straight win.
BOSTON (AP) — Taylor Hall scored off a rebound of David Pastrnak’s shot 1:41 into overtime, lifting the red-hot Boston Bruins to a 4-3 win over the Western Conference-leading Nashville Predators on Saturday.
BOSTON (AP) — Charlie Coyle scored on a wrist shot from the slot 34 seconds into overtime and Boston completed a 4-3 comeback victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday in the Bruins’ first game in 16 days.
BOSTON (AP) — Max Pacioretty had a goal for the seventh straight game, scoring twice on Tuesday night to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 4-1 victory over the COVID-depleted Boston Bruins.
Shea Theodore also scored for Vegas, and Jonathan Marchessault had a goal with 0.6 seconds left in the three-goal first period to send the Bruins to their locker room to the boos of the hometown crowd.
BOSTON (AP) — Artemi Panarin scored the first of New York’s three third-period goals with 8:25 left and the Rangers beat the Boston Bruins 5-2 on Friday, giving Gerard Gallant the best start in his first 20 games as coach in team history.
BOSTON (AP) — Artemi Panarin scored the first of New York’s three third-period goals with 8:25 left and the Rangers beat the Boston Bruins 5-2 on Friday afternoon, giving Gerard Gallant the best start in his first 20 games as coach in team history.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Derek Forbort had two goals to lead the Boston Bruins to their third straight victory, 5-2 over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night.
Tomas Nosek, Craig Smith and David Pastrnak also scored for the Bruins, who hadn’t played since Sunday’s 5-2 victory over Montreal.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — David Jenkins Jr. scored 15 points, Branden Carlson added 14 and Utah gave new coach Craig Smith a 70-56 win over Abilene Christian in his first game with the Utes on Tuesday night.
Detroit Red Wings (4-4-2, fifth in the Atlantic) vs. Boston Bruins (4-3-0, sixth in the Atlantic)
Boston; Thursday, 7 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Bruins -259, Red Wings +205; over/under is 5.5
Florida Panthers (8-0-0, first in the Atlantic) vs. Boston Bruins (3-3-0, sixth in the Atlantic)
Boston; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Bruins -127, Panthers +106; over/under is 6
Boston Bruins (3-2-0, seventh in the Atlantic) vs. Carolina Hurricanes (5-0-0, second in the Metropolitan)
Raleigh, North Carolina; Thursday, 7 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Hurricanes -131, Bruins +110; over/under is 5.5
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Utes aren’t just entering this season with a new head coach and several new players.
They are also embracing a new basketball philosophy that traces back to the program’s roots as the Runnin' Utes.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Filip Forsberg and Egor Afanasyev each scored twice and the Nashville Predators beat the Stanley Cup champion Tampa Bay Lightning 6-2 in exhibition play Thursday night.
Matt Duchesse and Thomas Novak also scored for Nashville.
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Brad Marchand knew he didn't have a great angle on his shot in overtime. He just fired the puck at the net and it got past Islanders goalie Semyon Varlamov.
Marchand scored 3:36 into overtime and the Boston Bruins beat New York 2-1 Thursday night in Game 3 to take the lead in the second-round playoff series.
BOSTON (AP) — Craig Smith has a mantra that he pulled out after scoring the winning goal against Washington on Wednesday night: “I love winning, but I hate waiting.”
The Bruins forward took care of the first part after he'd had plenty of the second, scoring 25:48 into overtime to give Boston a 3-2 victory over the Capitals and a 2-1 lead in their East Division first-round playoff series.
BOSTON (AP) — Craig Smith scored three goals Saturday to help the Boston Bruins complete their season-series dominance over the Buffalo Sabres with a 6-2 victory...
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BOSTON (AP) — Taylor Hall scored his first goal for Boston and Tuukka Rask stopped 22 shots to earn his 300th career victory — and his first since February — as the Bruins dominated the New York Islanders and won 4-1 on Thursday night...
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BOSTON (AP) — Charlie Coyle and Jake DeBrusk scored in Boston’s two chances in the shootout and the Bruins, with newcomer Taylor Hall, rebounded for a 3-2 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night...
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have their first three-game winning streak since October and appear to finally be finding their way under new coach John Hynes as they try to fight their way into the playoff picture...
VERMILLION, S.D. | In his own words, third-year South Dakota men’s basketball coach Craig Smith says it feels like year one all over again.
There are a lot of new faces, not to mention a new arena to play in, for a Coyote team that finished 14-18 and 5-11 in the Summit League.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Just when it was looking hopeless, the Nashville Predators scored twice in the third period to tie the score. Craig Smith then won it in the shootout.
Smith scored the decisive goal in the fourth round of the tiebreaker, lifting Nashville to a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night.