Linus Ullmark

Jeremy Swayman, Linus Ullmark Reunite At IIHF World Championship

Jeremy Swayman and Linus Ullmark have formed quite the friendship while with the Boston Bruins, but the two goalies had to face each other Saturday. Both Swayman and Ullmark are representing the United States and Sweden, respectively, in the IIHF World Championship. The US and Sweden squared off in the tournament with Swayman and Ullmark starting between the pipes.
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Bruins Will Stick With Linus Ullmark for Game 2 on Wednesday

The Boston Bruins will stick with Linus Ullmark between the pipes for Game 2 on Wednesday despite giving up four goals on 24 shots in Monday’s 5-1 loss to open the Eastern Conference series. Head coach Bruce Cassidy will give Ullmark at least one more shot after the former...
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Bruins' Linus Ullmark: Gives up four in Game 2 loss

Ullmark allowed four goals on 33 shots in Wednesday's 5-2 Game 2 loss to the Hurricanes. This one was all Carolina, as the Hurricanes raced out to a 3-0 lead by the 1:10 mark of the second period and led by at least two goals the rest of the way, restoring the three-goal margin with an empty-netter in the final minute. Ullmark isn't the reason for Boston's 2-0 series deficit, but it's possible the Bruins could give Jeremy Swayman a look in Game 3 as they try to swing the momentum their way.

Bruins Goalie Linus Ullmark Evaluates First Career Playoff Start

Linus Ullmark on Monday night ventured into territory he previously never had. Game 1 of the first-round Stanley Cup playoff series between the Bruins and the Hurricanes marked the first career postseason start for Ullmark, a seventh-year NHL pro. Ullmark was looking steady in the early goings at PNC Arena, but he and his team ultimately couldn’t get over the hump after surrendering a pair of goals late in the second period. Boston eventually fell 5-1 to Carolina, extending the Black and Gold’s losing streak against the Canes.

Bruins vs. Hurricanes: Linus Ullmark and Antti Raanta will start Game 1 as goalie questions cloud first-round playoff series

The goalie questions are plentiful and the answers are still to be determined as the Bruins and Hurricanes begin their first-round series Monday at 7 p.m.:. Will Frederik Andersen play in this series? - The Hurricanes star has been out with a lower-body injury that will prevent him from playing in Game 1. There’s hope that he could be back by the middle or end of the series, but that could be gamesmanship. If Carolina is winning would they keep him shelved for extra rehab time? If they’re losing, would they rush him back?
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Why Bruins making Linus Ullmark Game 1 starter in playoffs is right move

Veteran goalie Linus Ullmark played fantastic over the last two months of the NHL regular season and will deservedly start in net when the Boston Bruins begin their first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the Carolina Hurricanes. Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy announced the decision after Sunday's practice. Game 1...
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Bruins' Linus Ullmark: Starting Wednesday

Ullmark will patrol the crease on the road versus Carolina in Game 2 on Wednesday, Mike Morreale of reports. Coach Bruce Cassidy will remain the starter for Boston despite having given up four goals on 24 shots (.833 save percentage) in Monday's Game 1 defeat. If he struggles again Wednesday, the team may have to consider switching to Jeremy Swayman when it heads back to Boston.