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Torontonian finishes off the Stanley Cup Champs

Bye, bye Boston. Bye, bye Tea Party Tim. At one time, say last years’ final, one could cheer for Boston. They were the underdog and Vancouver where a bunch of chippy, diving whiners. But then Thomas blew off the American … Continue reading

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Tim Thomas skips White House visit

The Bruins visited the White House yesterday to get a pat on the back for winning the Stanley Cup. All the Bruins except Tim Thomas. He took a pass in order to protest a Federal Government “…grown out of control.” … Continue reading

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Brad Marchand argues ‘clean hit’

Boston Bruin Brad Marchand submarined Sami Salo on Saturday during the a nasty tilt with Vancouver last Saturday. Marchand was subsequently suspended 5 games for the hit. Shanahan regarded the hit as low. Marchand doesn’t think so. Speaking to the … Continue reading

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Shanny blows a call

A goalkeeper is not “fair game” just because he is outside the goal crease area. The appropriate penalty should be assessed in every case where an opposing player makes unnecessary contact with a goalkeeper. However, incidental contact, at the discretion … Continue reading

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Hey Vancouver, get over yourself

Only Vancouver could turn a riot into a prolonged national navel gaze. Vancouver media has been filled with overwrought expressions of indignation and disbelief that spread nationally. Ken Dryden’s incoherent think- piece in last Saturday’s Globe and Mail sanctified it … Continue reading

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Deserving Stanley Cup Champions

Boston worked hard and won with honour. Congratulations.

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The Tim Thomas Show

“No. I have a pretty good idea of how to play goalie. I’m not going to be taking suggestions or advice at this time. I’m just going to keep playing the way I have.” – Tim Thomas, 4 June 2011, … Continue reading

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Game Notes: Vancouver vs Boston Game 3

The Boston Bruins delivered a dominant performance last night as they beat the Vancouver Canucks 8-1 in a nasty affair that featured heavy hitting, fights, after the whistle taunting and deep animosity. Here are the game notes: Another dirty hit … Continue reading

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A tough way to lose

It must have been a miserable flight back to Boston for the Bruins hockey club. Alex Burrows, the nasty finger chomper, scored the second fastest overtime goal in NHL history on a broken play. Burrows kept on driving forward with … Continue reading

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Kaberle comes thru for Boston

Overlooked in Tyler Sequin’s coming out party (2 goals, 2 assists, first star honours) in Boston’s 6-5 victory over Tampa Bay last night was the improved play of Tomas Kaberle. He was a key part of the Boston powerplay that … Continue reading

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