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Maple Leafs Down Bruins to Take 2-1 Series Lead

TORONTO — Auston Matthews scored his first goal of the playoffs and set up another as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Monday to take a 2-1 lead in their best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinal. Andreas Johnsson, also with a goal and an assist, and Trevor Moore provided the rest of the offence for Toronto. Frederik Andersen made 34 saves. David Krejci and Charlie Coyle replied for Boston. Tuukka Rask stopped 31 shots for visitors in front of a crowd of 19,611...
Tags: New York, Boston, Toronto, Sport, Hockey, Boston Bruins, Bruins, Auston Matthews, Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Marcus Johansson, David Krejci, Moore, Coyle, Tyler Ennis, Krejci


Matthews breaks through as Leafs down Bruins 3-2 in Game 3, grab 2-1 series lead

TORONTO — Auston Matthews had a lot of fingers pointing in his direction following Toronto's first-round exit last spring.Monday represented a big step towards making sure there's no repeat.Matthews had a goal and an assist for his first points of the playoffs as the Maple Leafs defeated the Boston Bruins 3-2 to grab a 2-1 lead in their best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinal.Heavily criticized for his performance in Boston's seven-game victory 12 months ago — he registered...
Tags: News, Boston, Toronto, Babcock, Boston Bruins, Bruins, Auston Matthews, Leafs, Maple Leafs, Marcus Johansson, David Krejci, Moore, Coyle, Tyler Ennis, David Pastrnak, Krejci


Maple Leafs Beat Bruins in Game 1 – Mitch Marner Tallies Two

BOSTON — Mitch Marner scored twice, including one on a short-handed penalty shot, as the Toronto Maple Leafs downed the Boston Bruins 4-1 on Thursday to grab a 1-0 lead in their best-of-seven first-round playoff series William Nylander and John Tavares, into and empty net, had the other goal for Toronto, which got 37 saves from Frederik Andersen. Patrice Bergeron replied for Boston. Tuukka Rask stopped 29-of-32 shots for the Bruins. The victory was the first for the Leafs in a Game 1 si...
Tags: Boston, Toronto, Sport, Atlantic, Hockey, Boston Bruins, Bruins, Auston Matthews, Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Bruce Bennett Getty, David Pastrnak, TD Garden, Matthews, Patrick Marleau, Andersen


Lightning Rally Past Bruins for 59th Win – Wings’ Record in Sight

TAMPA, Fla. — Steven Stamkos scored twice and finished with four points, and the Tampa Bay Lightning became the fourth NHL team to win at least 59 games in a season, rallying from two goals down to beat the Boston Bruins 5-4 on Monday night. With five games remaining, Tampa Bay (59-14-4) has a chance to surpass the NHL record of 62 wins, set by the 1995-96 Detroit Red Wings. The only other franchise to win at least 59 was the Montreal Canadiens, who did it in 1976-77 (60 wins) and 1977-78 (59...
Tags: Boston, Sport, Detroit Red Wings, Hockey, NHL, Montreal, Tampa Bay Lightning, New York Rangers, Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Bruins, Ondrej Palat, Anton Stralman, Washington Capitals, Ottawa Senators, Tampa Bay


Pastrnak’s goal sends Bruins past Maple Leafs 3-2

TORONTO (AP) — David Pastrnak scored a tiebreaking goal late in the second period and the Boston Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Saturday night. Sean Kuraly had a goal and two assists, and David Krecji also scored for Boston. Tuukka Rask made 30 saves as the Bruins won the season series between […]
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