Sports Reporter

Fluto Shinzawa

Fluto Shinzawa covers the Boston Bruins and the NHL. He has been a staff writer at the Globe since 2004.

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The evolution of Ken Hitchcock and Hitch Hockey

By , Globe Staff

The Stars are within the Western Conference’s top eight, ahead of Minnesota and Chicago in the Central Division.

Fluto Shinzawa | on hockey

There is no tandem better than Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron

By , Globe Staff

Countless reps since 2010-11 have made them on-ice twins.

Bruins 5, Islanders 2

Patrice Bergeron does the trick in win vs. Islanders

By , Globe Staff

Bergeron led the way with his third career hat trick as Bruins extended point streak to 15 games.


Zdeno Chara shrugs off monster shift vs. Montreal

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins captain played for 4:18, helping to kill a five-on-three power play, and loved it.