Archive for December, 2013

Bruins close out year with clunker (Comcast SportsNet New England)

By at 31 December, 2013, 11:46 pm

BOSTON The Bruins were due for a clunker on their home ice, and thats exactly what happened in closing out the 2013 calendar with a New Years Eve whimper. It sucks to end of the year of 2013 this way, admitted Milan Lucic, following the loss he was bo…


NHL standings (Reuters)

By at 31 December, 2013, 11:34 pm

Jan 1 (Infostrada Sports) – Standings from the NHL on Tuesday WESTERN CONFERENCEPACIFIC DIVISION W L OTL GF GA PTS 1. Anaheim 29 8 5 137 106 63 2. San Jose 25 9 6 131 104 56 3. Los Angeles 25 12 4 110 83 54 4. Vancouver 23 11 7 111 97 53 5. Phoenix 20 …


Isles end 2013 with win at Boston (The SportsXchange)

By at 31 December, 2013, 11:28 pm

BOSTON — For the lowly New York Islanders, the calendar year ended on a promising note. For the contending Boston Bruins … not so much. The Islanders escaped Boston with a 5-3 victory over the Bruins on Tuesday night. “We’re doing some better thi…


NHL results (Reuters)

By at 31 December, 2013, 11:13 pm

Jan 1 (Infostrada Sports) – Results from the NHL games on Tuesday (home team in CAPS) NEW JERSEY 2 Pittsburgh 1 NY Rangers 2 FLORIDA 1 (SO) St. Louis 2 MINNESOTA 1 NY Islanders 5 BOSTON 3 CAROLINA 5 Montreal 4 (OT) WINNIPEG 3 Buffalo 0 DALLAS 3 Los Ang…


Tavares, Nielsen lead Islanders to win over Bruins (The Associated Press)

By at 31 December, 2013, 10:27 pm

Despite falling behind by two after a pair of goals 25 seconds apart midway through the second period, the New York Islanders were confident they would have plenty of time and opportunities to rally against the Boston Bruins. The chances were plentiful…


Islanders 5, Bruins 3 (The SportsXchange)

By at 31 December, 2013, 9:27 pm

BOSTON — The lowly New York Islanders pulled more holiday magic out of their helmets Tuesday night. Just two nights after coming from back from three goals down at Minnesota to win a game under those circumstances for the first time since 1994, the Is…


B’s blow two-goal lead in 5-3 loss to Islanders (Comcast SportsNet New England)

By at 31 December, 2013, 9:01 pm

BOSTON – The Bruins didnt get an easy mark on New Years Eve and they turned into a pumpkin on the ice long before the clock struck midnight. The Bruins and Isles ended up entering the third period locked in a 3-3 tie, after a two-goal lead crumbled fo…


Wild descent extends to six games (NBC Sports)

By at 31 December, 2013, 7:58 pm

“What it came down to is we broke.”


Haggerty’s thoughts from Islanders-B’s (Comcast SportsNet New England)

By at 31 December, 2013, 7:19 pm

BOSTON Here are five thoughts from the second period with the Bruins tied with the New York Islanders 3-3 after the first 40 minutes of New Years Eve action at TD Garden: 1) The Bruins entered the night with the NHLs third ranked PK unit and had allow…