CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

65 results for "capitals"

Page of 4
  1. Observations: Capitals 4, Bruins 3 (OT)

    James Murphy

    The Bruins blew an early 3-0 lead and lost their second straight game, 4-3 in overtime to the Capitals, Tuesday night at Washington. Eric Fehr (goal; two assists) completed the comeback for the Caps as he dangled through the Bruins defense and bea...

    Blog | March 05, 2013
  2. Bourque wasn't surprised by Holtby

    James Murphy

    WILMINGTON, Mass. -- Where was Chris Bourque last spring, when Capitals goalie Braden Holtby was stonewalling the Bruins in a seven-game Eastern Conference quarterfinals series? He was playing for the Capitals' AHL affiliate, the Hershey Bears, w...

    Blog | March 04, 2013
  3. B's deal Hamill for Chris Bourque

    James Murphy

    The Bruins have acquired forward Chris Bourque, the son for Bruins legend Ray Bourque, from the Washington Capitals in exchange for center Zach Hamill, the teams announced. Bourque, 26, whose father played 21 seasons on the Bruins blue line, regis...

    Blog | May 26, 2012
  4. Neely hopes early exit motivates Bruins

    James Murphy

    BOSTON -- To a man, every Boston Bruins player as well as coach Claude Julien and general manager Peter Chiarelli admitted in the immediate aftermath of the team's seven-game series loss to the Washington Capitals that the mental grind of their 2011 ...

    Blog | May 03, 2012
  5. Thornton won't take roster move personally

    James Murphy

    Shawn Thornton has been around the NHL long enough to know that Bruins head coach Claude Julien's decision to scratch him in favor of Jordan Caron for Games 6 and 7 of the team's seven-game series loss to the Capitals was not personal. After signing ...

    Blog | May 03, 2012
  6. Julien reax to slurs: 'Really disappointed'

    James Murphy

    BOSTON -- Bruins coach Claude Julien on Friday joined the chorus of those denouncing the racial slurs directed at Capitals forward Joel Ward via social media after he scored the series-winning goal in Wednesday night's Game 7. "I'm really disappo...

    Blog | April 27, 2012
  7. 5 things on Bruins' to-do list

    James Murphy

    BOSTON -- The 2011-12 Boston Bruins' season came to an abrupt and stunning end Wednesday night as they lost Game 7 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinals series, 2-1 in overtime, to the Washington Capitals. The seventh-seeded Capitals gave the ...

    Blog | April 26, 2012
  8. 3rd-period reax: B's 1, Caps 1; bring on OT

    James Murphy

    BOSTON -- For the second straight season the Bruins will have to win in overtime to advance to the second round. The Caps and Bruins are tied 1-1 headed to the extra frame and here's three keys from the third period. Seidenberg MVP of series: Brad...

    Blog | April 25, 2012
  9. 1st-period reaction: Caps 1, Bruins 0

    James Murphy

    BOSTON -- The first period is over and the underdog Washington Capitals are once again giving the Boston Bruins all they can handle, taking a 1-0 lead on Matt Hendricks' goal at 11:23. Here's a quick look at Game 7's early action: Chimera continue...

    Blog | April 25, 2012
  10. Game 7's are always special

    James Murphy

    BOSTON -- Whether you're a Bruins fan, a Capitals fan, a hockey fan, a member of the media or a player, no matter what happens tonight in Game 7, there will be something memorable and unique about the game. There is something about Game 7's in the St...

    Blog | April 25, 2012
  11. Seven keys to a Bruins victory

    James Murphy

    The Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals will square off in a do-or-die Game 7 in their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series Wednesday night at TD Garden. Many media pundits and fans did not expect this series to go this far and be as close as it ...

    Blog | April 24, 2012
  12. Teammates stand behind Marchand

    James Murphy

    BOSTON -- Bruins winger Brad Marchand has taken plenty of criticism for what many fans and media believed was a dive that led to a second-period goal by Capitals forward Jason Chimera that tied Sunday's Game 6 at 2-2. Marchand and Chimera criss-c...

    Blog | April 23, 2012
  13. Murphy's prediction: B's will force Game 7

    James Murphy

    1. Will the Bruins force a Game 7 and why? Yes, the Bruins will win Game 6 and for one simple reason: experience. The core of this team that has been here since 2007-08 has faced elimination 10 times and is 7-3 in such games. Last year, the Bruins...

    Blog | April 22, 2012
  14. Julien: Marchand, Seguin responded well

    James Murphy

    BOSTON -- After finding themselves demoted in the depth chart on Friday, Tyler Seguin and Brad Marchand both responded Saturday with their best games of the series thus far, even though the Bruins lost 4-3 to the Capitals. Marchand had a goal and an ...

    Blog | April 21, 2012
  15. Rapid reaction: Capitals 4, Bruins 3

    James Murphy

    BOSTON --- The defending Stanley Cup champions are on the brink of elimination after losing Game 5 to the Capitals 4-3 at TD Garden on Saturday. The Bruins fought back twice to tie the game, but in the end it was the Capitals who would score the fina...

    Blog | April 21, 2012
  16. Game 6 of B's-Caps set for 3 p.m. start

    James Murphy

    The Bruins and Capitals will play Game 6 of their first-round series Sunday in Washington at 3 p.m., the league announced Friday night. That means the teams will play back-to-back 3 p.m. starts, with Game 5 Saturday in Boston. This is the secon...

    Blog | April 20, 2012