Phyllis Allen remembers it as if it were yesterday. “The whole city was abuzz and in celebration,” she said. “I have never seen anything like it. The streets were packed.” In 1967 the Toronto Maple Leafs won the Stanley Cup. The victory brought the entire city to a standstill. Long-time Maple Leaf fan Phyllis Allen joined others along Yonge Street for the victory parade. Toronto has not experienced a celebration of that magnitude in the intervening 46 years.
The Boston Bruins blanked the Vancouver Canucks 4-0 at Rogers Arena to earn the franchise’s first Stanley Cup since Bobby Orr’s team in 1972.
The Boston Bruins set the record for the fastest four goals in a Stanley Cup Final game en route to defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 in Game 6 and forcing a seventh game.
One city will celebrate the end of a long Stanley Cup drought while another will be left to wonder what could have been.
Nathan Horton’s goal with only 7:33 left in the third period lifted the Boston Bruins to a 1-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final on Friday night.
Dwayne Roloson improved to 7-0 in post-season elimination games and Martin St. Louis scored two goals and an assist as the Tampa Bay Lightning forced a Game 7 on Friday by defeating the Boston Bruins 5-4 at the St. Pete Times Forum on Wednesday.
After a complete collapse in Game 4, allowing five unanswered goals after leading 3-0, the Boston Bruins needed to refocus their game and that’s exactly what they did, securing a 3-1 victory over the Tamps Bay Lighting in Game 5.
Simon Gagne had three points including the game-winning goal with 13:06 to go in the game to cap off a brilliant comeback for the Tampa Bay Lightning, as they defeated the Boston Bruins 5-3 in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Saturday afternoon. Teddy Purcell had two humongous goals and Mike Smith was […]
Tim Thomas made 31 saves and David Krejci and Andrew Ference scored to lift the Bruins to a 2-0 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night.
Boston’s 19-year-old rookie — a healthy scratch in the playoffs until debuting and scoring in Saturday’s Game 1 loss — tallied two goals and two assists to lead the Boston Bruins past the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-5 in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals on Tuesday night.