The Bruins dropped the Islanders last night, and press on to Montreal to face the Canadiens tomorrow at 7:00 PM at the Centre Bell on NESN. Ole, Ole!
- Of note, Patrice Bergeron recorded no shots on goal at all in Wednesday’s game. He certainly rectified that situation against the Isles last night! Boston Globe
- Take a look at his hat trick goals. The second marked Torey Krug’s 200th career point as well. (With video) MassLive
- Takeaways from the game include the resurgence of red hot Ryan Spooner . Bruins Daily
- Bruce Cassidy praised Spooner’s efforts, and Adam McQuaid was rewarded with more ice time. Boston Herald
- But it was 4-1! Ultimately, it was 4-2. Enjoy the game recaps, now in both NESN (Video, 3:42) NHL and extended play MSG flavors (Video, 8:50) NHL for your viewing pleasure.
- Sticktaps to Sean Kuraly this season- he and his line have been having themselves a season. Just don’t call him a rookie. The Hockey Writers
- Remember Austin Czarnik ? Will we see him in Boston again? The Hockey Writers
- Zero Pucks Given addresses the Habs’ woes, NHL scheduling gaffes, both Tyler Seguin’s and Claude Julien’s departures from Boston, and Ty Anderson’s unrequited love for Spooner. Hear Dale Arnold unleashed and salty! (Audio) WEEI
- The Bruins are now on the Lightning’s radar, having pulled within five points of the Atlantic Division (and Eastern Conference and league) leaders. Tampa Bay Times Yo Predators, Capitals, and Golden Knights- check your rear-view mirrors. NHL