Providence Bruins 2021/22 Opening Weekend Recap

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By: Nathan Strauss | Follow me on Twitter @NathanPStrauss

A pair of shootouts decided the opening two games in Providence’s season.

The Providence Bruins opened their season on Saturday night as two-time defending divisional champions. Having played last year in Marlborough, the team returned to the Dunk for the season-opening contest against the Bridgeport Islanders, formerly the Sound Tigers. With a top-line

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Bruins AHL Affiliate: Providence Bruins Week 1 Preview

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By: Tim A Richardson | Follow Me On Twitter @TimARichardson

Week one of the AHL season is finally here! The Providence Bruins are coming off a season that, despite being shortened, was successful! Our boys in black and gold ended the 2020-2021 season 15-6-2-2 (34 points). That was good for first in the Atlantic Division. This year’s Providence Bruins will look to build upon

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Bruins Alumni Birthday: October 12th, Adam McQuaid

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

On January 17, 2021, Adam McQuaid announced the end of his playing career in the NHL. McQuaid played 12 seasons in the NHL for three teams, nine of those seasons with the Boston Bruins. On October 12, McQuaid will be celebrating his 35th birthday. McQuaid was a defenseman not known for his scoring ability.

However, he made

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Bruins Forward Brad Marchand: From Rat to Superstar

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By: Ryan Duffy | Follow me on Twitter: @Rduffy26

The Rat, Little Ball of Hate, Weasel, and Nose Face Killah. These are just a few of the many nicknames Brad Marchand has received throughout his twelve-year NHL career. These nicknames were attributed to him due to his on-ice antics, from cheap shots early in his career to licking and

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Bruins Alumni: Happy Birthday Yves Belanger

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By: Andrew Lindroth | Follow me on Twitter! @andrewlindrothh

Yves Belanger was born on September 30th, 1952 in Baie Comeau, Quebec, Canada. He began playing juniors as a 17-year-old in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) for the Sherbrooke Castors from 1969 until 1972. During his junior hockey days, the 5’11, 170-pound goalie recorded 61 wins and three shutouts in 142 appearances.

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Bruins Alumni: Happy Birthday Bob Miller

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By: Andrew Lindroth | Follow me on Twitter! @andrewlindrothh

Bob Miller was born on September 28th, 1956, in Medford, Massachusetts. Bob showed incredible talent during his high school years and committed to play for the University of New Hampshire as an 18-year-old forward. During his rookie year from 1974-1975, he tore up the ECAC with 21 goals and 59 points in just 27 games, later

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Bruins Alumni Birthdays: September 28th, Steve Kasper

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Steve Kasper, retired NHL defensive forward who played 13 seasons in the NHL, will turn 60 on September 28th. Kasper played nine of his 13 seasons with the Boston Bruins. During his time with the Bruins, Kasper won the Selke Trophy during the ’81-’82 season.

After the ’92-’93 NHL season, Kasper retired from playing hockey and

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Boston Bruins Alumni Birthday: September 19th Ed Westfall

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

On September 19th, Defensive hockey specialist Ed Westfall will be celebrating his 81st birthday. Westfall played 18 seasons in the NHL, eleven for Boston and seven for the New York Islanders. In 1961 the Boston Bruins drafted Westfall, and he would prove his worth with the organization. In 1970 and 1972, Westfall would help prevail Boston

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Bruins Lauko Getting Fans Excited Ahead of the Prospects Challenge

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By: Sam Minton | Follow me on Twitter @sam_minton22

Ever since he was drafted by the Boston Bruins, Jakub Lauko has been a player that fans have been interested in seeing what he can do. He has an exciting game, and it seemed as though sooner rather than later, he would end up playing in the NHL.

Lauko was drafted

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