Victoria Matiash explores how changes in line combinations offer benefits to certain players in fantasy hockey. This week, she identifies some backup netminders who have strong value down the stretch, such as Chad Johnson and Antti Raanta.
Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien did not rule out Patrice Bergeron for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup finals, telling French-speaking media on Sunday that he was "encouraged" by the news he received on the injured forward.
Boston Bruins forward Gregory Campbell will miss the rest of the Stanley Cup playoffs after breaking his right fibula in Wednesday night's victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals.
Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid, who left Tuesday's game against the Winnipeg Jets after suffering an upper-body injury, will be sidelined for 3-4 weeks with a left shoulder strain, the team announced Wednesday afternoon.
For the first time since he suffered a groin/abdominal injury on March 3, Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask will dress as the backup for Game 6 of the Boston Bruins' quarterfinal series against the Washington Capitals.