Top 3 Defensemen targets for the Boston Bruins

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

With the NHL Trade Deadline rapidly approaching, the Boston Bruins could use some help, specifically in the Defensemen category. As of March 20th, the Boston Bruins are 16-8-4, which puts them fourth in the division and just one point behind the Pittsburgh Penguins, who are in third place. This season the Bruins have been riddled with

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 19th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Coming off a heartbreaking loss to the Nashville Predators, the Bruins looked to rebound with a win against their division foes, the Toronto Maple Leafs. The last time these two teams met was February 15th at T.D Garden. Toronto upset the Bruins 4-3 off a late miraculous Mikhail Grabovski goal. Since Toronto was sitting just four points behind

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 17th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

With the Bruin’s most recent win against the Columbus Blue Jackets, they looked to get a winning streak going when they visited the Nashville Predators at the Bridgestone Arena. Unlike Boston, who won their last game, Nashville was coming off a 4-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings and looked to bounce back. For the second game in

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Looking Back At The 2011 Boston Bruins: March 15th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

As the Boston Bruins were riding a four-game losing streak, they looked to snap that streak when they visited the Columbus Jackets at the Nationwide Arena. With the playoffs just a month away, both teams looked to get things going, the Bruins especially. With their most recent loss to the struggling Islanders, the Bruins wanted to flip the script. On the other hand, Columbus

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 10th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

As the Bruins were riding a two-game losing streak, they looked to flip the script when they hosted the Buffalo Sabres at TD Garden. This would be the sixth and final time the two teams faced off against each other, and so far, the Sabres led the series 4-1. The last time these two teams met

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Bruins Brad Marchand: NHL’s Most Underrated Defensive Forward

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Brad Marchand, a player known for his antics on the ice by non-bruins’ fans, is often overlooked for his defensive stats. While Brad Marchand can be an antagonist on the ice, you can’t argue that he isn’t a great player. But what many people overlook about Brad Marchand is his defensive stats. In fact, his defensive stats

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 8th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

On March 8th, 2011, the Boston Bruins visited their arch-rival, the Montreal Canadiens, in the Bell Centre. This was a pivotal game for both teams as the playoffs were quickly approaching, and Montreal wanted a different result from the last time both teams met each other (February 9th). The last time the Bruins and Canadiens

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Looking Back At The 2011 Boston Bruins: March 5th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

As the red-hot Bruins continued a homestand at TD Garden, they also looked to continue to ride a seven-game win streak, and they looked to make it eight as they hosted the Pittsburgh Penguins. Boston, who was on a tear as of late, was the complete opposite story for Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh was coming off back-to-back losses to Toronto and New Jersey, so Pittsburgh looked to rebound against Boston. A major setback for Boston was they would

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 3rd, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Bruins look to make it 7 Straight Wins

After winning six straight games on the road, the Boston Bruins returned to home ice against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Boston finished off their road trip on March 1st when they won a nail-biter over the Senators 1-0. The Lightning, on the other hand, was coming off a 2-1 loss

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Looking Back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 1st, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me @PlaydonJeff

Bruins Look to make it 6 Straight

The Boston Bruins, who were riding a five-game winning streak while on the road, looked to make it six games when they visited the Ottawa Senators in Scotiabank Place. Coming into this game, Milan Lucic proved that he is not only a fighter but can also be a pivotal

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