On Hockey | Fluto Shinzawa

Patrice Bergeron, David Krejci front and center in Bruins’ win

Boston11/27/15- The Boston Bruins vs the New York Rangers. Bruins Matt Beleskey celebrates David Krejci's unassisted game winning goal in the 3rd period, with the Bruins winning 4-3. Boston Globe staff photo by John Tlumacki(sports)

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

The centers had their fingerprints all over the team’s victory over the Rangers.


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David Krejci’s goal with less than two minutes remaining allowed the Bruins to pull out their season-high fifth straight victory.

Bruins notebook

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Stepan finished the second period but did not come out for the third as he suffered broken ribs.

NHL roundup

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The UMass-Lowell product stopped 14 shots Friday as Winnipeg beat the host Wild, 3-1.


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The win in Detroit was an example of how he can help the team, without being a prototype bruiser on the blue line.

Bruins 3, Red Wings 2

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Frank Vatrano scored twice for the Bruins, including the game-winner in overtime.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/26/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/492712306-9266.jpg Kevan Miller able to rejoin Bruins for practice

The defenseman, who suffered a concussion Nov. 17, skated with his teammates Thursday.

Bruins notebook

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Vatrano scored twice Wednesday, including in overtime, which is when he went down on one knee and popped up into the arms of a referee.

NHL roundup: Price injured again as Canadiens win

When star goalie Carey Price was removed at the start of the third period, the Canadiens responded.

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Thanksgiving has been a postseason barometer in the NHL, and the Bruins have moved into a wild-card spot.

2016 Winter Classic

Bruins, Canadiens alumni rosters for Winter Classic revealed

Ray Bourque, Cam Neely, and Terry O’Reilly are just a few of the names who will hit the ice Dec. 31 at Gillette Stadium.

Fluto Shinzawa

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/24/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/russdaughters.jpg On the hockey beat, good food is part of the game plan

It is no exaggeration to say one of the highlights of my job, aside from learning about the highest level of hockey, is eating on the road.

Bruins 4, Maple Leafs 3

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Despite giving up the lead twice, Boston found a way to get to overtime, then David Krejci scored the only goal in a shootout.

Bruins Notebook

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The Bruins claimed the forward after he had been placed on waivers by the Detroit Red Wings.

Fluto Shinzawa | On Hockey

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Lee_bruinsleafs4_spts.jpg Patrice Bergeron, Brad Marchand reunited, and Bruins on same page

It may not be a coincidence that the Bruins have won back-to-back games with the pair together again.

fluto shinzawa | on hockey

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Lee_bruinsleafs5_spts.jpg Goaltenders made a big difference for Bruins, Leafs

Tuukka Rask and James Reimer were the primary reasons that Saturday night’s game was a low-scoring affair.

Bruins 2, Maple Leafs 0

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Zdeno Chara and Brad Marchand scored as the Bruins won consecutive home games for the first time this season.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Lee_bruinsleafs10_spts.jpg Zdeno Chara’s shot is back on target

The powerful defenseman’s slapper provided the only goal the Bruins needed in Saturday’s victory.

Gerry Cheevers backstopped the Bruins to two Stanley Cups in the 1970s.

John Blanding/Globe Staff/File 1980

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

Gerry Cheevers stitched together a fine career

The Bruins great behind the iconic mask will be honored next month at the Sports Museum’s “Tradition” gala.

Bruins lose 2013 Stanley Cup Final


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/06/26/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/bruins-big-7310-7365--90x90.jpg How it all fell apart for the Bruins

Look back on the NHL title series in which the Bruins fell to the Blackhawks in heartbreaking fashion.

Stanley Cup history


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/05/31/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/rings-4383--90x90.JPG 50 years of Stanley Cup rings

Examine the rewards that the champions of the NHL for the past half-century have earned as a Stanley Cup booty.

Bruins' championship history


The 6 Stanley Cup banners in Bruins history

Will the Bruins add a seventh to this collection of Stanley Cup banners they have accumulated through the decades?