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Boston Bruins 2016-17 Season Outlook: Patrice Bergeron

Boston Bruins 2016-17 Season Outlook: Patrice Bergeron Should Shine Again There is no better on the Boston Bruins roster than Patrice Bergeron. While there have been many players on the roster over the last few seasons who fans of the Bruins have been upset about losing, such as Tyler Seguin, Johnny Boychuk, and Dougie Hamilton, […] Boston Bruins 2016-17 Season Outlook: Patrice...
Via Causeway Crowd
1 hour ago

2016-17 Fantasy Season Outlook: Boston Bruins

The 2015-16 Boston Bruins came much closer to the postseason than many in the hockey world gave them credit for. With a 42-31-9 record, they finished with 93 points and just three points shy of the second wild card spot in the Eastern Conference. This season will be much of the same for the Bruins who will have to bite and claw their way to the postseason. While it will affect the...
Via The Hockey Writers
7 hours ago

Claude Julien: Skating On Thin Ice

Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien knows his job is on the line heading into the 2016-17 season. Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien is the team’s all-time winningest coach. He helped lead the Black and Gold to two Stanley Cup Finals and a 2011 Championship. He’s won the Art Ross award for being the best coach […] Claude Julien: Skating On Thin Ice - Causeway Crowd...
Via Causeway Crowd
20 hours ago

Tuukka Rask not among NHL Network’s top 10 goalies

A panel of NHL Network experts ranked the Top 10 goalies in the league, and Tuukka Rask of the Bruins did not make the list. Familiar names like Marc-Andre Fleury (9), Henrik Lundqvist (6), and Jonathan Quick (3) made the cut, while the last two Venzina Trophy winners, Carey Price and Braden Holtby, top the list. […]
Via Boston.com
1 day ago

The Good, The Bad and the Ugly: 2015-16 Bruins

The 2015-16 campaign for the Boston Bruins was similar to a roller coaster ride. Some peaks, several decent stretches, and ultimately too many lows. They managed to finish just outside of the playoff picture, but most people envisioned this might happen before the season started. At one point, coach Claude Julien was considered a Jack Adams candidate and then just as swiftly was...
Via The Hockey Writers
1 day ago

Boston Bruins Should Consider Trading David Krejci

Boston Bruins Should Consider Trading David Krejci When The Time Is Right What should the Boston Bruins do with center David Krejci? That is the question that I have asked myself every day since the team signed center David Backes on July 1. There is no easy answer to this question, as the 30-year-old Czech […] Boston Bruins Should Consider Trading David Krejci - Causeway Crowd...
Via Causeway Crowd
2 days ago

Matt Beleskey isn’t a fan of Jimmy Vesey’s decision

Jimmy Vesey finally made his decision, selecting the New York Rangers as his new home. Vesey joining the Rangers opens up a ton of questions for the organization, but they’ll happily deal with those questions as Vesey brings an immediate upgrade. While Rangers fans celebrated the decision, Matt Beleskey of the Boston Bruins didn’t seem to be too happy. The Bruins were one of...
Via Puck Drunk Love
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Beleskey tweets Jimmy Vesey made ‘bad decision’ by choosing Rangers over Bruins

A signing of Jimmy Vesey very well could have bumped Matt Beleskey down Boston’s depth chart, but the veteran left wing made it clear late Friday night that he wanted the Bruins to sign the former Harvard captain. Beleskey tweeted his displeasure with Vesey’s agreement with the Rangers, tweeting to the Vesey that he’d made a “bad decision.” Naturally, Beleskey’s tweet...
Via Big Bad Blog
5 days ago

Watch: Go behind the scenes with new Bruin David Backes

Since 2012, the Boston Bruins have been conducting an offseason video series to give fans a behind-the-scenes look at where their favorite players grew up or spend their summers. The latest look offers a peek at where the team’s biggest offseason addition, former Blues center David Backes, first tied up his skates. Traveling all the […]
Via Boston.com
6 days ago

Crosby: Marchand most exciting newcomer to Team Canada

Sidney Crosby and Brad Marchand are getting to know each other quite well. The Pittsburgh Penguins captain and Boston Bruins winger have battled many times on the ice over the last five or so seasons, and in September they will be teammates for Team Canada at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey in Toronto. Crosby recently was asked to name the “most exciting newcomer” to Team Canada...
Via NESN.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

What David Backes can bring to the Boston Bruins

Last season ended very badly for the Boston Bruins. After missing out on the playoffs for another season and losing Loui Eriksson to the Vancouver Canucks, they needed new players. The Bruins management knew that with the team they had in the beginning of the offseason was not going to be good enough to make the playoffs and ultimately a Stanley Cup victory. They needed to make moves...
Via isportsweb.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Improve Your Inside Skating Edge With Boston Bruins Forward Ryan Spooner's Go-To Drill

This movement is traditionally known as the 1 and 2 Maneuver, but it's also been called Spooner Inside Edges, famously used by Ryan Spooner of the Boston Bruins. This skating technique allows players to be evasive and agile, particularly when facing a defender. Creating space on the ice while maintaining a high rate of acceleration are powerful means to create offensive scoring opportunities...
Via Stack
15 days ago  |  Discuss

2016-17 Season Preview: Boston Bruins

The Boston Bruins are a franchise in limbo. Last offseason, they made a bunch of questionable moves that were focused on the future; I'd argue they made them worse in the future but they certainly made them worse in the short term. On the other hand, their current core, especially the forwards, played at an extraordinary level to keep them in the playoff hunt. Unfortunately for...
Via Razzball Hockey
17 days ago  |  Discuss

David Pastrnak’s Offseason Included Hosting Youth Hockey Clinic In China

David Pastrnak has been pretty busy this offseason. Not only did the Boston Bruins right wing return home to the Czech Republic, but he also did some sight seeing and taught a youth hockey clinic in China with teammate Matt Beleskey and former Bruins goalie Andrew Raycroft. Hear more about Pastrnak’s trip to China in the video from “Bruins Face-Off Live Summer Addition” above.
Via NESN.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins: Evaluating their position in the East

After falling just short of earning a playoff season, the Boston Bruins are set to try to make another run for the playoffs this time around. The East is full of talented teams, including the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins. The Bruins did make some moves during the offseason, including signing right winger David Backes to a 5-year, $30 million deal earlier this month. Even...
Via isportsweb.com
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Marchand worth the money he’s reportedly asking for?

After Steven Stamkos decided against taking his talents to the open market, it put a real damper on the offseason. Most hockey fans were hoping that Stamkos would try and leverage other teams to have them all fight for his services. This next offseason we may see a similar arms race for a less impactful player. Reportedly, Brad Marchand has set his asking price for his next contract...
Via Puck Drunk Love
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Brad Marchand Contract Extension Talks Have Begun, Bruins GM Says

Boston Bruins winger Brad Marchand is coming off the best season of his NHL career, and the team wants to keep him in the fold beyond next year. Don Sweeney said that talks with Brad Marchand's camp on a potential new contract have started. — Amalie Benjamin (@AmalieBenjamin) July 15, 2016 Marchand is entering the final season of a four-year, $18 million contract. It’s...
Via NESN.com
July 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Bruins prospect Jake DeBrusk dealt with a painful testicle injury

Almost every prospect in every sport has a great story of triumph to tell when they make it to the next level. Bruins prospect Jake DeBrusk does as well, though he certainly had to overcome quite a bit in the season before he was taken in the 14th overall by Boston last year. DeBrusk missed some time during the 2015-16 season for the Swift Current Broncos of the Western Hockey...
Via The Comeback
July 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Bruins working to extend Brad Marchand

The Boston Bruins have been pretty busy so far this summer, signing David Backes among others, which has temporarily taken the focus off of Brad Marchand and his contract which will expire after 2016-17. Despite the Bruins focusing heavily on the open market, GM Don Sweeney has stated that Marchand remains a focus and will be addressed in short order. Sweeney’s comments, via...
Via Puck Drunk Love
July 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Bruins sign Khudobin, Nash, Liles in free agency

On Friday, the Boston Bruins brought back trade deadline acquisition John-Michael Liles on a one-year, $2 million deal, while also adding his former teammates Anton Khudobin and Riley Nash, to fill more depth positions on the roster. #NHLBruins sign six players on opening day of free agency: https://t.co/Y2We1EVBjk — Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) July 1, 2016 Liles came to the...
Via Total Sports Live
July 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins sign David Backes

On Friday, the Boston Bruins signed former St. Louis Blues forward and captain, David Backes to a five-year deal worth $30 million. The move comes after the team wasn’t able to re-sign winger Loui Eriksson, who signed in Vancouver with the Canucks. #NHLBruins sign forward David Backes to 5-year contract through 2020-21 worth an average annual value of $6 million: https://t.co...
Via Total Sports Live
July 02, 2016  |  Discuss
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