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  1. McDonald's ballot for NHL awards

    Joe McDonald

    As a member of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association, I have the honor to vote on certain NHL awards. Here is the ballot I filed at the end of the 2013-2014 regular season (award winner in bold): HART TROPHY 1. Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh...

    Blog | June 24, 2014
  2. Chiarelli takes blame, but likes B's makeup

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli took the blame Friday for the team's premature exodus from the Stanley Cup playoffs, saying maybe he didn't do enough to bolster the defense at the trade deadline. Since the Montreal Canadiens elimi...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  3. W2W4: Bruins-Canadiens, Game 1

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- The second-round Stanley Cup playoff series between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens begins Thursday night (7:30) with Game 1 at TD Garden. This will be the 34th all-time playoff series between these two Original Six teams. ...

    Blog | May 01, 2014
  4. No love lost between Bruins, Canadiens

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Bring on the hatred. When the puck drops Thursday night on Game 1 of the second-round Stanley Cup playoff series between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens, the entire hockey world will be watching. The NHL has been salivating over...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  5. Bruins-Canadiens to start Thursday

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- After much anticipation, the NHL finally announced Tuesday night that Game 1 of the second-round Stanley Cup playoffs series between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens will be played Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at TD Garden. The rem...

    Blog | April 29, 2014
  6. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs preview: Boston Bruins versus Mon...

    Joe McDonald

    The Detroit Red Wings had a 3-1-0 record against the Boston Bruins entering their first-round series. That didn't matter much once the puck dropped on the Stanley Cup playoffs, as Boston won the first round in five games. The Montreal Canadiens, Bost...

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2014
  7. B's looking forward to matchup with Habs

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- After eliminating the Detroit Red Wings in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with a 4-2 win in Game 5 on Saturday at TD Garden, the Boston Bruins will now face the Montreal Canadiens. This is the first season with the NHL's new...

    Blog | April 26, 2014
  8. Rask honored, but focused on bigger prize

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- After Tuukka Rask signed an eight-year contract extension worth $56 million last summer with the Boston Bruins, the franchise goaltender said he wanted to be worth every penny. He's lived up to all the expectations. On Friday, the NHL...

    Blog | April 25, 2014
  9. Rapid Reaction: Bruins 2, Coyotes 1

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- The Boston Bruins extended their winning streak to seven games with a 2-1 win over the Phoenix Coyotes on Thursday night at TD Garden. With the win, the Bruins have gained control of the top spot in the Eastern Conference with 93 points,...

    Blog | March 13, 2014
  10. Hamilton a healthy scratch tonight

    Joe McDonald

    MONTREAL -- Bruins defenseman Dougie Hamilton will be a healthy scratch against the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night, according to coach Claude Julien. It will be the second consecutive game Hamilton will watch from press level. "I'm going w...

    Blog | March 12, 2014
  11. Bruins looking to shake off Habs hex

    Joe McDonald

    MONTREAL -- The Boston Bruins haven't had much success against the Montreal Canadiens within the past calendar year, but they are hoping their recent string of success carries over into Wednesday night's game at Bell Centre. The Bruins are ...

    Blog | March 11, 2014
  12. Iginla eager to play in Saddledome again

    Joe McDonald

    Some athletes say they circle certain dates on the calendar, but Boston Bruins forward Jarome Iginla actually did. Until he accepted a move to the Pittsburgh Penguins at the trade deadline last season, Iginla had played his entire NHL caree...

    Blog | December 09, 2013
  13. Bruins' OT win not all that satisfying

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- You can always count on Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask to be honest. No matter the outcome of any game, he'll give it to you straight. That was the case again after Boston defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 in overtime...

    Blog | November 26, 2013
  14. Julien on relationship with Stamkos

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Tampa Bay Lightning star Steven Stamkos on Monday spoke for the first time since suffering a broken tibia in his right leg during a 3-0 loss to the Boston Bruins on Nov. 11 at TD Garden. During his press conference in Tampa, Stamko...

    Blog | November 25, 2013
  15. Julien's gut pick of Kelly in SO goes wrong

    Joe McDonald

    WILMINGTON, Mass. -- When you think of Bruins players with the ability to succeed in a shootout, David Krejci, Patrice Bergeron, Jarome Iginla and Brad Marchand quickly come to mind. So, why did forward Chris Kelly take the shootout attempt in the...

    Blog | November 22, 2013
  16. Bruins finally finding their game

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- It's taken a while, but the Boston Bruins finally are playing their favored style of hockey on a consistent basis and it has resulted in three consecutive victories, including a 3-0 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday afternoon at TD...

    Blog | November 11, 2013