Racist reaction to finale tarnishes Bruins run
- Bruins fans and others swapped racist comments on social media after a black forward for the Washington Capitals scored the decisive goal in overtime of Game 7.
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Season comes to a sudden end for champion Bruins
- The Spoked-Bs were sent home Wednesday night, losing Game 7 of their first-round series to the upstart Washington Capitals in front of a stunned TD Garden sellout crowd.
Bruins enjoy rest day in Washington
- The Bruins and Capitals are awaiting whether Nicklas Backstrom will be disciplined for his match penalty at the end of Game 3.
NHL PLAYOFFS: GAME 1 | BRUINS 1, CAPITALS 0 IN OT
Bruins win playoff opener
- Chris Kelly ripped a slap shot over rookie goalie Braden Holtby at 1:18 of overtime to give the Bruins a 1-0 Game 1 win at TD Garden.