From Nashville To Boston, Meet The Newest Bruin Craig Smith

Nashville Predators 5, New York Islanders 0: Craig Smith's Hat Trick Secures Win | News Break

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By Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @pastagrl88

At the end of the 2019-20 season, Craig Smith reached the end of his contract and after playing nine years with the Nashville Predators, he became a high-value unrestricted free agent. Prior to the start of this past Friday’s free-agent frenzy,  rumors circulated all across the social media platforms and begged the question: who exactly is

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Boston Bruins Sign Free Agent Craig Smith

 

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By: Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @pastagrl88

The Boston Bruins announced the team has come to terms with free-agent and former Nashville Predators forward Craig Smith to a three-year contract. The deal comes with an annual NHL cap hit of $3.1 million.

At 6-foot-1 and 208 lbs, the Madison, Wisconsin native Smith adds some needed size upfront. The 31-year-old has skated 69 games

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A Continued Push For Former Bruin Willie O’Ree

January 18, 1958 - Willie O'Ree Takes to the Ice - Guelph Local
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By: Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @pastagrl88

The Congressional Gold Medal is one of the highest civilian awards given in the United States. The medal is given to those individuals or groups “who have performed an achievement that has an impact on American history and culture that is likely to be recognized as a major achievement in the recipient’s field long after the

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Charity Endeavors | Boston Bruins Edition

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By Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @ pastagrl88

With the Boston Bruins officially out of the running for the Stanley Cup this year and life returning somewhat normal for the team, the organization has continued with their noted charity efforts. In case you missed it, those personalities involved with the Bruins team have raised money in recent outings.

As the COVID-19 Pandemic continuing to

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Boston Bruins Eliminated With 3-2 Loss vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

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By: Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @pastagrl88

With their backs against the walls, the Boston Bruins knew they would have to bring everything they have if they wanted a fighting chance to move on. Despite the heartbreaking loss, no one can really say the Bruins didn’t go down without a fight. In the final game of their frustrating series against the Tampa Bay

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Game Four Preview | Boston Bruins Vs. Carolina Hurricanes 8/17/2020

Bruins vs. Hurricanes Game 3: Winners and losers from Bruins win
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By: Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @pastagrl88

The shocking news that Boston Bruins top net-minder Tuukka Rask was opting out of the Playoffs this past Saturday certainly put the team in a interesting position. Understandably wild speculation bombarded social media with mixed reactions, but for the Bruins, there was still a game to win. And Boston did what Boston does best; they rallied

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Boston Bruins Lose To Carolina Hurricanes 3-2| Post-Game 8/13/2020

Bergeron scores in 2nd OT; Bruins beat Hurricanes in Game 1
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By: Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @pastagrl88

The Boston Bruins are no strangers to the “next man up” mentality as it was announced a few minutes before puck drop that David Pastrnak was unfit to play. Anders Bjork would be slotted up to the first line but in a repeat of last night’s win, David Krejci and Co. put forth tremendous effort and

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In The Crease | Bruins Jaro Halak

Jaroslav Halak embraces role backing up path to the Cup – Boston ...
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By: Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @pastagrl88

It seems like only yesterday that the Boston Bruins were looking to end the regular season on a high note, avenging their less-than-stellar end to last season’s loss to the St. Louis Blues. The B’s would be the first team to get to 100 points when the global pandemic took control over

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Returning To Normalcy | Boston Bruins Edition

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By: Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @pastagrl88

To say that this year so far has been tough would be an understatement, however, things are starting to slowly return. The general public (for the most part) are being careful, being mindful, and some are heading back to work. How this virus has affected almost every aspect of regular life has been overwhelming

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