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Matt Porter

Matt Porter is a 2008 graduate of Emerson (when he also started working part-time at the Globe covering high schools) and covers the Bruins for the Globe. He was a staff writer at the Palm Beach Post for nine years covering South Florida sports. He’s originally from Gloucester, Mass.

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Nine-day break gives Tuukka Rask a chance to recover

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins’ goalie suffered a concussion Saturday night forcing the team to come up with an emergency goalie.


Charlie McAvoy too close for comfort on play that injured Tuukka Rask

By , Globe Staff

The second-year defenseman was powerless to keep Filip Chytil from crashing into Tuukka Rask.


Bruins lose Tuukka Rask, game to Rangers

By , Globe Staff

After the goalie left with a concussion in the first period, New York got a third-period goal to earn the win.

Bruins’ Tuukka Rask leaves game with concussion after nasty collision

By , Globe Staff

The goalie was shaken up after New York’s Filip Chytil went airborne before slamming into him on a first-period goal.