Hockey News A Bruin October 30, 2013


Oct 30, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Paul Martin (7) and Boston Bruins left wing Milan Lucic (17) chase the puck as Pens goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) defends the net during the first period at the CONSOL Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

With Halloween tomorrow night, players in the National Hockey League are taking to social media to show off their costumes for the holiday. Check out some of the good, goofy, and positively scary outfits courtesy of NBC Sports. (Pro Hockey Talk)

“We’ve had some tight ones with the [Bruins] in the history of the playoffs…and everything else,” said Penguins star Sidney Crosby. “The games over the last couple of years have been pretty close and exciting, so they’ve stood out a little more.”

The Penguins have seemed to have our number during the regular season these last few years. The Bruins chose to ignore that in last year’s post season, sweeping them in the Eastern Conference Finals. Joe Haggerty takes a look at the rivalry between the Bruins and the Penguins as they play in Pittsburgh tonight. (CSNNE)

Once again, let’s remind Milan Lucic that the implosion of the Buffalo Sabres is all his fault. The Sabres have tried to change their fortunes by trading Thomas Vanek to the New York Islanders. (Looch, this is your fault too.) The squad at SabreNoise laments the loss of their co-captain. (SaberNoise)

Former Bruin Jaromir Jagr has been racking up goals, wins, and records for decades now. Jagr is now a New Jersey Devil, and he’s taking aim at one more record in what is likely his last year in the NHL. Check out what he’s aiming for at Too Many Men on the Site. (TMMOTS)

Last week, we took a look at the reviews of Bobby Orr’s autobiography, Orr: My Story. Our compatriots over at Editor in Leaf take a look at the review of a hockey legend Conn Smythe. Take a look at their review here. (Editor in Leaf)