Tuukka Rask - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Tuukka Rask Senators survive another OT to advance in NHL playoffs BOSTON (AP) — After five extra periods in four overtime games, the Ottawa Senators will get a chance to rest before meeting the New York Rangers in the second round of the NHL playoffs. They'll need it. The Senators eliminated Boston with a 3-2 victory in Game 6 of their first-round series on Sunday, finishing off the Bruins after six s... Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:47:00 GMT 2017-04-24T06:47:00Z MacArthur returns, scores for Sens to beat Boston 3-2 in OT BOSTON (AP) — Clarke MacArthur spent almost two full seasons recovering from a concussion, wondering if he would ever be able to return to the Senators. "There's nothing like living in the NHL and living in these playoffs," he said after scoring a power-play goal 6:30 into overtime to help Ottawa beat Boston 3-2 in Game 6 on Sunday and advance to the second round of the Stan... Mon, 24 Apr 2017 05:23:00 GMT 2017-04-24T05:23:00Z Kuraly's 2nd goal of game lifts Bruins past Senators in 2OT OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Sean Kuraly picked a great time to score his first two NHL goals. Kuraly's second goal of the game at 10:19 of the second overtime gave the Boston Bruins a 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators in Game 5 on Friday night, avoiding elimination in the first-round series. Charlie McAvoy's shot from the right point was tipp... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 05:52:00 GMT 2017-04-22T05:52:00Z Senators beat Bruins 1-0, take 3-1 lead in series BOSTON (AP) — The Senators are heading home with a chance to eliminate the Bruins in Ottawa. Not that they've had much trouble with them in Boston. Bobby Ryan scored early in the third period, Craig Anderson stopped 22 shots for his fourth career postseason shutout and the Senators beat Boston 1-0 on Wednesday night for a 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series. ... Thu, 20 Apr 2017 03:41:00 GMT 2017-04-20T03:41:00Z Tip-in by Ryan lifts Senators over Bruins 4-3 in overtime BOSTON (AP) — The Ottawa Senators needed a late rally in Game 2 to tie up their Eastern Conference quarterfinal matchup with the Boston Bruins. In Game 3, they had to stave off a furious charge by the Bruins to regain the series lead. Bobby Ryan scored on a tip-in on a power play 5:43 into overtime, and Ottawa recovered after giving up ... Tue, 18 Apr 2017 04:47:00 GMT 2017-04-18T04:47:00Z Phaneuf scores in OT as Senators tie series against Bruins OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Dion Phaneuf waited a long time for this moment. Phaneuf set up two goals before scoring at 1:59 of overtime and the Ottawa Senators rallied past the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Saturday The Senators tied their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series 1-1 and Game 3 is Monday night in Boston. Phaneuf, a 12-year veteran, sc... Sun, 16 Apr 2017 00:27:00 GMT 2017-04-16T00:27:00Z Capitals beat Bruins 3-1 in possible playoff preview BOSTON (AP) — The Washington Capitals were so dominant this season that they had nothing left to play for with two games left in the NHL schedule. That's precisely why the Bruins want to avoid them in the playoffs. "In retrospect, it's over and we're through it," Boston forward David Backes said after finishing the regular season with b... Sun, 09 Apr 2017 02:03:00 GMT 2017-04-09T02:03:00Z Bruins clinch playoff berth with 4-0 win over Lightning BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak's wide postgame grin had much less to do with the two goals he scored than the two points he helped Boston pick up with a 4-0 win over Tampa Bay. The victory Tuesday night was all the Bruins needed to clinch their first playoff berth since 2014. "It's a new feeling. I'm enjoying it a lot," said Pastrnak, who... Wed, 05 Apr 2017 04:01:00 GMT 2017-04-05T04:01:00Z Bruins beat Blackhawks 3-2 for 5th straight win CHICAGO (AP) — Bruins backup Anton Khudobin not only gave No. 1 goalie Tuukka Rask a day off, he helped Boston take a big step toward the playoffs. Khudobin made 41 saves to win his sixth consecutive start, and Boston held off the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Sunday for its season-high fifth straight victory. Ryan Spooner, Patrice Bergeron... Sun, 02 Apr 2017 21:02:00 GMT 2017-04-02T21:02:00Z Marchand has 2 goals, 3 assists and Bruins pound Flyers 6-3 BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand was fortunate that the puck found its way into the net without him getting off a shot. The way he's feeling now, it doesn't seem to matter. Marchand had two goals — one short-handed, the other an empty-netter — and had three assists to lift the Boston Bruins to a 6-3 win over the slumping Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday. ... Sat, 14 Jan 2017 22:09:00 GMT 2017-01-14T22:09:00Z Blue Jackets push winning streak to 13 with win over Boston COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Even thoroughly outplaying the Blue Jackets isn't good enough to get a victory in Columbus right now. Not with the way Sergei Bobrovsky and the NHL's most surprising Stanley Cup contender are clicking. Bobrovsky had 37 saves, Nick Foligno scored a power-play goal midway through the third period and the league-leadi... Wed, 28 Dec 2016 03:53:00 GMT 2016-12-28T03:53:00Z Jaromir Jagr breaks tie for No. 2, Panthers fall to Bruins SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Jaromir Jagr broke a tie with Mark Messier for No. 2 on the NHL career points list. Afterward, he was upset about the two standings points the Florida Panthers let slip away with a 3-1 loss to Boston. "You want to win the hockey game," Jagr said. "The best thing is to put this behind us, and the whole team can now be concerned about w... Fri, 23 Dec 2016 04:45:00 GMT 2016-12-23T04:45:00Z Deep playoff runs not hurting Penguins, Sharks and Blues In the opening days of training camp, Eric Fehr could sense that the Pittsburgh Penguins hadn't had much rest since winning the Stanley Cup in mid-June. That fatigue affected the runner-up San Jose Sharks more than it did the Penguins early on. But both teams are again among the best in the NHL at the quarter mark of the regular season. ... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:19:00 GMT 2016-11-30T15:19:00Z