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Bruins Week Ahead: May 11-17

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STAT OF THE WEEK: The Boston Bruins are leaders in the 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs in the following categories:

Brad Marchand: Leads all post-season scorers (15 points), power play assists (7) and points (8)

Patrice Bergeron: Power play goals (5)

Zdeno Chara: Rating (+11)

Tuukka Rask: Wins (9), save percentage (among goalies playing 5+ games, .938)

Team: Power play percentage (30.0%) and goals against average (2.07)

QUOTE OF THE WEEK: "We don't need any heroes here. We do it as a team." David Krejci on his playoff performance.

TWEET OF THE WEEK (WEEK 36):

 



 

 

HONORABLE MENTION: @JoeyMacHockey (Joe McDonald, The Athletic): "According to our friend @JChaimo: Kampfer had one playoff goal in the AHL, with Houston in 2013 against Grand Rapids. Goalie was Petr Mrazek."

2018-19 BOSTON MEDIA TWEET OF THE WEEK LEADERBOARD:

@_TyAnderson (Ty Anderson, 98.5 The Sports Hub): Week 6, Week 11, Week 14, Week 24, Week 27, Week 30, Week 33, Week 36

@ConorRyan_93 (Conor Ryan, Boston Sports Journal): Week 8, Week 12, Week 17, Week 25, Week 26, Week 28, Week 34

@AmalieBenjamin (Amalie Benjamin, NHL.com): Week 4, Week 10, Week 15, Week 19, Week 22, Week 35

@JoeyMacHockey (Joe McDonald, The Athletic): Week 3, Week 5, Week 9, Week 13, Week 23

@GlobeKPD (Kevin Paul Dupont, Boston Globe): Week 7, Week 29, Week 32

@MattKalman (Matt Kalman, NHL.com): Week 16, Week 18, Week 21

@conroyherald (Steve Conroy, Boston Herald): Week 20

@HackswithHaggs (Joe Haggerty, NBC Sports Boston): Week 1

@Judd_Sirott (Judd Sirott, 98.5 The Sports Hub): Week 31

@mattyports (Matt Porter, Boston Globe): Week 2 

GAMES 1 & 2 COMBINED 50/50 JACKPOT: The current 50/50 raffle is an Eastern Conference Finals Jackpot featuring a combined pot from Games 1 & 2. The raffle benefits the Martin Richards Foundation and Boston Bruins Foundation. Fans can buy tickets at the game or online at www.BostonBruins.com/5050 until the start of the third period on Sunday. The winner will be chosen at the start of the third period at Game 2 on Sunday, May 12.

BRUINS PLAYOFF SPIRIT DAYS: Bruins Community Relations and Youth Hockey will hold Boston Bruins Playoff Spirit Days at the Fisher School and Lawrence Pingree Primary School on Monday, May 13 and at Morrison Elementary School on Tuesday, May 14. Xfinity will join the Community Relations and Youth Hockey teams holding spirit days at Sunset Heights Elementary School on Wednesday, May 15 and Northwest Elementary School on Thursday, May 16. The program is an interactive, 45-minute rally that teaches participants how to waive a rally towel and includes a relay race and shootout. In addition to the program, each school will receive a full set of Franklin Sports, Bruins-branded street hockey equipment and a Class Pack to utilize in physical education classes.

BEHIND THE B SEASON 6 PRESENTED BY TICKETMASTER: The New England Emmy Award-winning series returns again this season to give fans an exclusive inside look at everything Black & Gold. In Episode 14, go Behind the B in all seven games against the Toronto Maple Leafs in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. To watch Episode 14, visit www.BostonBruins.com/BehindtheB.

NEXT EPISODE: Season 6, Episode 15: May 11, 5:30 p.m. on NESN

BRUINS ACADEMY THE SHOW: The New England Emmy Award-winning series is a fast-paced, educational, Black & Gold-themed program created for youth who love the game of hockey. One 30-minute episode will air each month on NESN. In Episode 5, the team visits the Jack Nicklaus museum, Bruins prospect Jack Studnicka arrives in Providence and learn about the Stanley Cup. To watch Episode 5, visit www.BostonBruins.com/BruinsAcademy.

NEXT EPISODE: Season 4, Episode 6: TBD on NESN

PLAYOFF GEAR: Fans can gear up for the 2019 Boston Bruins Playoffs presented by Beth Israel Lahey Health with exclusive items such as playoff t-shirts, hoodies, caps and pucks. The official collection is available at the ProShop on Level 2 of TD Garden. 

KRUG OPERATION HAT TRICK: Torey Krug has teamed up with '47 and Red River to support Operation Hat Trick with a special collection of gear. Proceeds from all purchases of the product will go to organizations across the country that support our nation's service members. Fans can pick up the gear at the ProShop on Level 2 of TD Garden. 

FIRST RESPONDERS: The Boston Bruins are continuing to celebrate First Responders with exclusive, limited-edition gray '47 Boston Police and Fire t-shirts available in the ProShop on Level 2 of TD Garden. Net proceeds go to Firefighters Burn Foundation and Franciscan Children's.  

SUMMER CAMP: The Boston Bruins have teamed up with Pro Ambitions for the 10th Annual Bruins Academy Summer Camp presented by O.R.G Packaging. These camps will provide hockey players the opportunity to continue their skill development in a positive fun-filled environment with special appearances from members of the Bruins organization. Registration is now open so sign up today at www.BostonBruins.com/SummerCamp

BBF LICENSE PLATES: Fans can show off their black and gold pride while supporting local youth hockey with a Boston Bruins Massachusetts license plate. The funds raised will go to initiatives such as supporting town programs, helping establish programs for autistic players and financing summer camp scholarships for players who are foster children with the Mass. Dept. of Social Services. Fans can learn more and get theirs today at www.BostonBruins.com/LicensePlates.

BBF GIVING APP: The Boston Bruins Foundation launched a new BBF Giving App, where fans can give to their favorite BBF cause, while getting rewarded in the process. Causes include the Special Olympics and Pucks and Paddles and have prizes ranging from autographed items, game tickets and custom jerseys. Fans can download "BBF Giving App" for free in the App Store or Google Play today. Learn more at www.BostonBruins.com/Giving.

PLAYOFF TICKETS: Fans can now secure tickets for all home games of the 2019 Boston Bruins Playoffs presented by Beth Israel Lahey Health by going to www.Ticketmaster.com/Bruins. For all updated information about the 2019 Boston Bruins Playoffs presented by Beth Israel Lahey Health, fans can visit www.BostonBruins.com/Playoffs.  

GROUP DEPOSITS 2019-20 SEASON: Fans can put a deposit down now to reserve Boston Bruins group tickets powered by Ticketmaster for the 2019-20 season. A great way to entertain clients, reward employees, have fun with a team, or get together with family or friends, group tickets save fans and their groups. To learn more and put down a deposit for group tickets next season, fans can visit www.BostonBruins.com/Groups.

GAME PLANS 2019-20 SEASON: With a Boston Bruins Game Plan, fans receive first access to 2019-20 Boston Bruins tickets presented by Ticketmaster and can save big off box office prices. Game Plan holders also receive priority access to 2020 NHL Stanley Cup® Playoff packages and have the opportunity to purchase a Legends membership. Fans can learn more and secure their 2019-20 Game Plan at www.BostonBruins.com/GamePlans.

SUITES POWERED BY TICKETMASTER: Fans can watch the B's from their own private suite during the 2019 Boston Bruins Playoffs presented by Beth Israel Lahey Health. These luxury suites have in-house catering and exclusive views of the ice, ideal for hosting clients or family and friends. The suites can accommodate 18 to 60 fans and will be available on a per-round basis. For additional information, fans can visit www.BostonBruins.com/SuiteRentals or call 617-624-1847. 

BRUINS ON SOCIAL: If you don't already, be sure to follow the Boston Bruins on all social channels:

Twitter: @NHLBruins

Facebook: Boston Bruins

Snapchat: bruinsnhl

Instagram: @nhlbruins

 

BRUINS UPCOMING SCHEDULE

*Schedule is subject to change

**All practices and pregame skates at Warrior are open to the public

***All practice and game times are local to where they are being held

 

Saturday, May 11 (Warrior Ice Arena, Brighton, MA)

-Practice, 11:00 a.m.

 

Sunday, May 12 (TD Garden, Boston, MA)

-No pregame skate

-Game 2 vs. Carolina Hurricanes, 3:00 p.m. (NBC, CBC, TVA, 98.5 The Sports Hub)

 

Monday, May 13 (Warrior Ice Arena, Brighton, MA / Raleigh, NC)

-Practice, 11:00 a.m.

-Travel to Raleigh

 

Tuesday, May 14 (PNC Arena, Raleigh, NC)

-Pregame skate, 11:30 a.m.

-Game 3 vs. Carolina Hurricanes, 8:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, TVA, 98.5 The Sports Hub)

 

Wednesday, May 15 (PNC Arena, Raleigh, NC)

-Practice, 1:30 p.m.

 

Thursday, May 16 (PNC Arena, Raleigh, NC)

-Pregame skate, 11:30 a.m.

-Game 4 vs. Carolina Hurricanes, 8:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, TVA, 98.5 The Sports Hub)

 

Friday, May 17 (Raleigh, NC / Boston, MA)

-Travel to Boston

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