Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli says Tuukka Rask wants to prove he's a No. 1 goalie.
The Boston Bruins traded the rights to restricted free agent Benoit Pouliot to the Tampa Bay Lightning for forward Michel Ouellet and a 2012 fifth-round pick at the NHL draft in Pittsburgh.
Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli said Thursday he thinks Tim Thomas' plans to take the 2012-13 season off are definitive.
Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli says goalie Tim Thomas is considering taking next year off for family reasons.
Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid will not make the trip to Washington D.C. with his teammates and will remain in Boston for treatment on an upper-body injury.
Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask addressed the media before Saturday's game against the Capitals for the first time since suffering an abdomen/groin strain a week ago, reaffirming he is hopeful he can return by the playoffs.
Bruins goalie Tim Thomas refused to answer questions Thursday about the latest political statement posted to his Facebook page.
Boston Bruins' Adam McQuaid returned against to the lineup against the Canadiens.
Unless Bruins goalie Tim Thomas has to come in to relieve Tuukka Rask on Sunday, Thomas will hold the NHL's single-season record for highest save percentage.