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Jaromir Jagr making early impact for Bruins

Jaromir Jagr of the Boston Bruins skates wearing

(Credit: Getty Images)

BOSTON -- Jaromir Jagr had an assist on the Boston Bruins' lone goal against the Islanders, a power-play score by Tyler Seguin early in the second, to give Jagr six points in the five games he has played since the Bruins traded two prospects and a first-round pick to the Stars for the 41-year-old.

Jagr, the former Ranger -- and Penguin, Capital and Flyer -- is happy to be back in the Eastern...

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Here come those pesky Bruins

Michael Grabner of the Islanders skates in on

(Credit: David Pokress)

BOSTON -- The Bruins, much like the Flyers, have been a constant thorn in the Isles’ sides over the past few seasons.

On Thursday night, the Islanders bring a different wrinkle to TD Garden against a team they are 5-16-1 against over the past five-plus seasons: Confidence.

“We’re playing them at a good time,” Colin McDonald said. “We’re going pretty well right now. You always want to...

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