Looking back at the ’11-’12 Bruins Ten Years Later: January 22nd, 2012

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

In Game 46 of the ’11-’12 season for the Boston Bruins, they would visit the Philadelphia Flyers in a Sunday Matinee game. The Bruins were sitting at a mighty 30-13-2, but Philly was also having an impressive season as they were 28-13-5. Boston came into this game without defenseman Andrew Ference, as

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Bruins Alumni Birthday: January 16th Stephen Leach

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

On January 16th, the Cambridge, Massachusetts native Stephen Leach will celebrate his 56th birthday. Leach has been a hockey native in New England since college when he played for the University of New Hampshire from 1984-1986. During the 1984 NHL Entry Draft, the Washington Capitals selected Leach 34th overall. However, since Leach was still playing

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Bruins Alumni Birthday: January 7th Randy Burridge

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Today, Bruins Alum Randy “Stump Pump” Burridge will celebrate his 56th birthday. Randy was drafted by Boston in the eighth round of the 1985 NHL Entry Draft. Throughout Randy’s career, Burridge played for four teams in 13 years (six years with Boston). With the Bruins, he was a two-time Seventh Player Award winner (the award is given

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Oskar Steen’s First NHL Goal is a Hopeful Sign for Bruins Fans

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

On Tuesday night’s contest against the New Jersey Devils, the Boston Bruins found themselves in a 1-1 tie at the beginning of the second period. With 18:43 remaining in the period, Nick Foligno sent a backhand attempt at Devils goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood, which deflected up to the top of the net. Steen didn’t

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Bruins Alumni Birthday: December 17th Gregory Campbell

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

On December 17th, Bruins alumni player Gregory Campbell will celebrate his 38th birthday. Throughout Campbell’s twelve-year career in the NHL, he spent five of them with the Boston Bruins (2010-2015). Campbell was notably on the 2011 Stanley Cup Champion Bruins team and helped the team in a big way playing all 25 games in the playoffs.

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Bruins Alumni Birthdays: December 7th, Gerry Cheevers

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

On December 7th, NHL Hall of Famer and former Bruins goaltender Gerry Cheevers will be turning 81. Cheevers played 12 seasons for Boston (1965-1972, 1975-1980) and won two Stanley Cups in 1970 and 1972. Toronto initially drafted Cheevers in 1961, but Boston acquired Chevers in 1965 in the Intra-League Draft. Throughout his 12 seasons

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Looking back at the ’11-’12 Bruins Ten Years Later: November 26th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

After dropping a 3-2 shootout loss to the Detroit Red Wings on November 25th, the Bruins looked to start a new winning streak against the Winnipeg Jets. If Boston had won their last game, the win streak would’ve been at eleven; however, that was not the case. Speaking of winning streaks, Bruins goaltender Tim Thomas had won

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Looking back at the ’11-’12 Bruins Ten Years Later: November 23rd, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Coming off a 1-0 victory against the Montreal Canadiens on November 21st, Boston looked to extend their winning streak to ten games when they visited the Buffalo Sabres on November 23rd. This was a much-anticipated matchup because of what happened the last time these two teams faced each other. On November 12th,

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Looking back at the ’11-’12 Bruins 10 Years Later: November 15th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Heading into a game against a lethal New Jersey Devils team, the scorching hot Boston Bruins looked to extend their winning streak to six games. The Bruins were able to win their fifth straight after dominating Buffalo 6-2 on November 12th. Boston was heading into this game without defenseman Andrew Ference and Daniel

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When will Jakub Lauko make his NHL Debut?

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

The 21-year-old youngster has been lighting it up for the AHL Providence Bruins the past three years. This season so far, through nine games played, Lauko has one goal and four assists for five points, making him the sixth-highest point scorer on Providence. But with the Boston Bruins core guys getting older, like Patrice Bergeron and

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