If Patrice Bergeron isn’t good enough for John Tavares, then Tavares isn’t good enough for Boston

Either he signs with the Boston Bruins or he needs to enter concussion protocol.  I’ve barely slept for three straight nights since I caught wind that unrestricted free-agent John Tavares could maybe, possibly, potentially join the Boston Bruins this weekend, but then I decided that there’s really only one way of looking at this whole …

35-year-old Ilya Kovalchuk is literally the last thing the Bruins need right now

Last February, the Bruins sent Ryan Spooner and a first-round pick to the Rangers for 35-year old forward Rick Nash. They were gearing up for a playoff run that nobody expected to happen in the first place, and Nash was the final piece to help them topple the Tampa Bay Lightning and Washington Capitals. Four …

GAME THREE: Leafs beat Bruins, cut series to 2-1

The sweep is dead, but the Leafs still have no chance. Last night the Maple Leafs proved that they’re not just a pack of spineless cowards like we all thought they were, as they narrowly beat the Bruins 4-2 on home-ice.   Down by two games, they were desperate, they had nothing to lose, and …

GAME TWO: Pastrnak dazzles, Bruins crunch Leafs 7-2

Game Two leaves absolutely no doubt about who is the better hockey team. Look, I don’t care if it’s the Maple Leafs or the Lightning or the Bad News Bears or the Zac Brown Band or the cast of “Stranger Things,” the Bruins have morphed into a complete wagon, and I don’t expect anybody to …