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Were the Bruins too good for their own good last round?

For all the benefit of the rest between the conference finals and the Stanley Cup Final, there is a definite downside, too.


Ralph Krueger an unconventional choice as coach of Buffalo Sabres

Krueger was all but out of hockey for the past five years, serving as a soccer executive with Southampton of the British Premier League.


Bruins Kevan Miller and Chris Wagner unlikely to play in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

The team is hopeful that Zdeno Chara will be ready to go in the opener.

Western Conference final: Blues 2, Sharks 1

Blues score early, then hold off Sharks to tie series

Tyler Bozak and Ivan Barbashev scored in the first period for the Blues, and goalie Jordan Binnington made it stand up.

Stanley Cup Final schedule is announced

The Bruins will host the West winner, either St. Louis or San Jose, and Game 1 is Monday, May 27.

Bruins believe rest won’t mean rust for Tuukka Rask

The Bruins have a little break in the action, so the challenge for the goalie is to stay “zoned in.”

We don’t know when the Stanley Cup Final will start, but here are the variables

With the Western Conference Finals still at least two games from conclusion, a schedule can’t be set for the NHL’s championship series.

Bruce Cassidy’s improv routine in Game 4 gets rave reviews

Missing Zdeno Chara is no laughing matter, but the Bruins coach found a way to make things work.