The Bruins scored five unanswered goals in the third period, propelling them to an impressive 7-4 road victory over the Penguins on Wednesday.
With the Bruins trailing, 4-2, after two periods, Nathan Horton and Zdeno Chara scored within 15 seconds of one another. Shawn Thornton, who had just one goal last season, scored his third of the year to give the B's their first lead of the game, and Blake Wheeler scored one of the more impressive goals of the season, taking a Mark Recchi pass in front of the net and beating Pittsburgh goalie Brent Johnson as he was losing his balance. Milan Lucic added an empty netter to seal the deal.
Tim Thomas allowed four goals on the night, the most he has allowed on the season. With the victory, he improved to 8-0-0 on the season, the best start ever for a Bruins goalie.
It was the B's first time visiting Pittsburgh since March 7, the day that Matt...
According to a report in the Boston Globe, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has a sprained foot but is not expected to miss Sunday's game at Pittsburgh.
Brady missed practice for the first time this season on Wednesday, and is listed on the Patriots participation/injury report with a foot injury, along with the right shoulder injury that has been on each report this season.
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Randy Moss met with the media on Wednesday for the first time as a member of the Tennessee Titans. The Titans claimed the wide receiver off of waivers last week after he was released by the Vikings.
"I'm going to give y'all maybe two, not more than three questions," said Moss, who told reporters after his final game with the Vikings that he wasn't going to answer any questions for the rest of the season. "I've been through a lot in the last couple of weeks. Like I said, I've got these broad shoulders; I can carry a lot of weight."
Moss was asked what the Titans should expect from him on a snap-to-snap basis. He then asked the reporter what he expected from Moss. When the reporter said that he didn't know, Moss responded, "I don't know what to expect neither, next question."
When pressed about his time in Minnesota, Moss was quick to shift the focus back to the...
The Patriots aren't the only team that had to deal with a back-up kicker in practice on Wednesday as Steelers' kicker Jeff Reed missed the workout with an illness. DE Brett Keisel (hamstring) and TE Heath Miller (knee) also missed practice on Wednesday.
Steelers Injury Report for Wednesday:
Did Not Participate
DE Brett Keisel (hamstring)
TE Heath Miller (knee)
G Chris Kemoeatu (knee/ankle)
K Jeff Reed (illness)
DE Aaron Smith (triceps)
S Will Allen (concussion)
RB Mewelde Moore (concussion)
RB Isaac Redman (concussion)
Chris Price and Mike Petraglia discuss the top priorities for the Patriots as the off-season begins. Who do they need to pursue in free agency, who do they need to keep, and what areas of the roster do they need to address?
Picard and Price give their predictions for SB50 later today.
Danny and Price react to the HOF class that was announced last night. They get into the names and legacies, especially a questionable one in Tony Dungy.
Boston Celtics stud Evan Turner joins the WEEI Celtics Podcast to reflect on the Celtics hot streak going into the All-Star break. Turner discussed how much he values being in a great situation in Boston and tries to get inside the life of Brad Stevens. First, Sam Packard and Jared Weiss chopped it up with Kyle Draper, covering the Celtics thrilling classic against Paul Pierce and the Los Angeles Clippers and broke down potential trade scenarios ahead of the deadline.
Trailing a big win by the Celtics over the Clippers, Paul Flannery of SB Nation calls in to talk everything Celtics.
Danny had just hit the air as it looked like the Celtics would drop a close game to the Cleveland Cavaliers, ride along as Danny goes on the emotional roller coaster of the final 7.5 seconds of the game
Jared Carrabis joins Mut Mutnansky to discuss concerns surrounding the Red Sox heading into Spring Training.
Red Sox reliever Matt Barnes joins Rob Bradford to discuss why he's now a relief pitcher, how important it is that he throws harder than most, lessons he learned from last season, and why his love for two very different restaurants in Cracker Barrel and Twin Peaks
This week the guys are joined by Ian Browne of MLB.com, they talk about Clay Buchholz and the impending opening of spring training
Ken Laird and DJ Bean discuss the Bruins' Saturday win over Minnesota, sans Patrice Bergeron, with yet another goal from Brad Marchand
Ken Laird and DJ Bean discuss Boston's 6-2 in Winnipeg on Thursday night, an answer night after losing 9-2 at home to LA on Tuesday
Ken Laird & DJ Bean discuss the LA Kings 9-2 win at TD Garden on Tuesday as former Bruin Milan Lucic was one of 9 different players to score during a 57-shot night for the Kings
Robert Kraft on WCVB.
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.
The top stories of the day as recounted by Minihane.
A caller to Mike Francesca duped The Pope into thinking that Oscar Robinson was #29 on the list (he was actually #11) which prompted Mike to go insane.
Patriot fans, as expected, begin to connect the dots in hopes of bringing the talented RB to Foxboro.
Lou did the crossover at 9:55 on Friday, which led to a fiery exchange between himself and Kirk Minihane. Lou tells the story and opines on the situation.
Dale, Michael and Jerry check in with our good friend John Buccigross and talk some NHL hockey.
Dale, Michael and Jerry open up the floodgates on a freestyle friday and talk about whatever you want.
Dale, Michael and Jerry discuss how good a fit former Bear Matt Forte would be in this Patriots offense.
Mikey, Mut, Lenny, and Lucy are talking Patriots, Red Sox, Presidents and a whole lot more.
Mikey and Mut are talking about free agent running back Matt Forte, and whether he would be a good fit for the Patriots.
Jared Carrabis joins Mut Mutnansky to discuss concerns surrounding the Red Sox heading into Spring Training
Kate Scott, of KNBR in San Francisco, joins Lucy to discuss women in sports radio, the Super Bowl, and how great it is to talk about sports for a living.
The morning show and midday show have been trading barbs for a day and half now. Glenn, Lou and Christian respond to a particularly heated, Kirk Minihane.More from this show
Podcastgate was still alive on Friday, and after listening to Kirk's podcast with Barstool Sports found Dave Portnoy, Glenn wanted to address some of the accusations levied against him.More from this show