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The Boston Bruins’ European Prospects (Part 2)

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By: Mark Whitfield | Follow me on Twitter @olop86

In part two of our series on the Bruins’ prospects in Europe, we travel to Russia to look at Boston’s fifth-round pick in the 2019 NHL draft, Roman Bychkov. The defenseman was selected 154th overall after solid showings in the MHL and international tournaments. This season he is due to return to his hometown to play for Lokomotiv … Keep Reading

Will the Boston Bruins’ Injuries Continue to Bite After December?

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By: Mark Whitfield | Follow me on Twitter @olop86

While Bruins fans have been breathing a collective sigh of relief at the re-signing of Patrice Bergeron and celebrating the signings of David Krejci and Pavel Zacha, it is still way too early to be sizing up championship rings. Injuries to Charlie McAvoy and Brad Marchand, two of the Bruins’ major assets, … Keep Reading

The Boston Bruins’ European Prospects (Part 1)

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By: Mark Whitfield | Follow me on Twitter @olop86

In the first part of a mini-series on the Bruins’ prospects plying their trade in the European leagues, we look at Matias Mäntykivi. Mäntykivi is heading into his second year playing for Ilves in the Finnish Liiga, having been drafted 185th overall in the 2019 draft. Listed as a Centre, he has also played on both wings … Keep Reading

Should the Boston Bruins and NHL be Looking Across the Pond?

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By: Mark Whitfield | Follow me on Twitter @olop86

In recent years, the other Major Leagues have started to look abroad to expand their fan bases. The NHL was, in many ways, ahead of the curve, with overseas games dating back to the 1930s. Most of the overseas series have merely dipped their toe in markets where hockey is already a mainstream sport, and so … Keep Reading