Examining What is Wrong with the Boston Bruins Defence

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The Boston Bruins enter Sunday with more questions than answers after back-to-back humiliating defeats. They lost 7-3 at the New York Islanders on Thursday and followed that up with a 6-2 loss at the New York Rangers the next day. Not what was expected from the Eastern Divisions leading team, who were 11-3-2 before. They […] READ MORE


Boston Bruins Forwards Need Secondary Scoring Boost

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The Boston Bruins have had a great start to the 2021 NHL season. At least in the most important category, wins and losses. With an 11-3-2 through the first 16 games, they sit on top of the NHL East Division. Making them once again amongst the favourites to bring home the Stanley Cup.  Familiar territory […] READ MORE




Puck Drop Preview: 2020-21 Boston Bruins

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2020-21, where Last Word on Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the […] READ MORE


Charlie Coyle Primed for Large Role for the Boston Bruins

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In 2011, the Boston Bruins broke a 39-year championship drought. Leading the way down the middle were two young stars. Patrice Bergeron and David Krejci won in the faceoff dot and were significant offensive contributors. The team has since  gone on to make two more appearances in the Stanley Cup Finals during their tenure. Almost 10 […] READ MORE



Boston Bruins Vs. Carolina Hurricanes: Bruins New and Old Perfection Line Dominates

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The Boston Bruins came into this series with one “Perfection Line.” Their top line of Patrice Bergeron, Brad Marchand and David Pastrnak are brilliant. Bergeron is nominated for the Selke Trophy as the league’s best defensive forward for the eighth straight time, Pastrnak co-ed the league in goals. At the same time, Marchand brings energy, physicality and he has […] READ MORE