Recchi tallies 900th assist against his first team

By Jake Seiner/DFP Staff On Oct. 16 against the Dallas Stars, Boston Bruins forward Mark Recchi recorded his 899th career assist, putting him one helper shy of becoming the 18th player in NHL history to reach the 900-assist plateau. Nearly a month later, the 41-year-old winger still hadn’t notched No. 900. Tuesday night, and fittingly … Read more Recchi tallies 900th assist against his first team

Strong defensive effort keys Bruins’ 3-0 win over Pens

By Scott McLaughlin/DFP Staff It takes more than a good goalie to shut a team out in the National Hockey League. It takes strong defensive efforts from everyone –– the netminder, the defensemen and the forwards. That’s exactly what the Bruins got in their 3-0 blanking of the defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins on … Read more Strong defensive effort keys Bruins’ 3-0 win over Pens

Terrier defense turns it around after poor effort last weekend

By Scott McLaughlin/DFP Staff After an abysmal showing in last weekend’s split against the No. 8 University of Massachusetts-Lowell, the No. 5/7 Boston University men’s hockey team played its best defensive game of the season in Friday night’s 1-0 loss at Northeastern University. Not only did the Terriers allow the fewest goals they’ve given up … Read more Terrier defense turns it around after poor effort last weekend

Terriers shut out by Northeastern, 1-0

By Jake Seiner/DFP Staff The No. 5/7 Boston University men’s hockey team was dominant in nearly every fashion Friday night against Northeastern University. The Terriers outshot the Huskies, 43-20, and controlled the pace of play for nearly the entire game. BU ripped 19 shots on net in over 15 minutes of power-play time, and blocked … Read more Terriers shut out by Northeastern, 1-0