On This Day In Bruins History: December 1st, 1924

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By: Evan Michael | Follow me on Twitter @00EvanMichael

Almost a century ago to the day, the Boston Bruins made hockey history with both a franchise first and an American first. And fittingly, it came on the first of the month — December 1st, 1924.

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Hits and Misses: Grading All of Don Sweeney’s Trades (Part Three)

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By: Ray Guarino | Follow me on Twitter @rayguarino

As we continue our journey through Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney’s trades, we reached the first trade deadline of his tenure. The Bruins record at the 2015-2016 trade deadline is 34-23-6, good for 74 points. That put them in fourth place in the Atlantic Division, one point behind the Detroit Red Wings. Ownership made

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On This Day: The Bruins Trade Joe Thornton

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By: JD Young | Follow me on Twitter: @JD9899

15 years ago today, the Bruins made a move that shook up the hockey landscape for years to come. In a day that will go down in infamy for Bruins fans, star captain Joe Thornton was traded to the San Jose Sharks.

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Following the 2004 lockout season, GM Mike O’Connell

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Bruins Prospect John Beecher Named To Preliminary World Juniors Roster

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By Carrie Young | Follow me on Twitter @carrieyoung512

Today, Boston Bruins prospect John Beecher was announced as a member of Team USA’s preliminary World Junior Championship roster. The young forward will be battling in training camp to earn a spot on the final roster alongside quite a few other NHL prospects. With the preliminary roster including 29 players and the final

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How The Boston Bruins Scored Their Goals in 2019-20

By: Max Mainville | Check me out on  Twitter @tkdmaxbjj

Goals in the National Hockey League are hard to come by. While the skill of the forwards and defenceman on the ice are arguably the most advanced overall that we have seen in the sport’s history, the players that defend the goal in between the pipes have also improved over the years. Players such as Washington Capitals forward Alexander Ovechkin

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Hits and Misses: Grading All of Don Sweeney’s Boston Bruins Trades (Part Two)

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By Ray Guarino | Follow me on Twitter @rayguarino

 In the summer of 2015, Don Sweeney has been the General Manager of the Boston Bruins for just a little over two months, and he has already made four trades. There’s no sign of this trend slowing down as he tries to retool the Bruins and get them back into the playoffs. With that, we continue

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Looking At The Bruins Defenders Actual Versus Expected Goals

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

Now that we impressed our friends with our commentary on the Bruins’ forward group, it’s time to rub in our smarts (ahem, prove to them our nerdiness) with a discussion on the Bruins’ defenders. We will again perform an investigation looking at individual expected goals (iXG) in comparison to actual goals scored (goals or G). As we

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NHL 21 Bruins Franchise Mode: Episode Two, Season Two

By: Mike Cratty | Follow Me On Twitter @Mike_Cratty

Episode two was a much more successful one than episode one. We made some big moves and made some positive momentum in the right direction. I won’t spoil anything. Watch it for yourself and enjoy. Drop a follow on the channel if you enjoy the content as well, if you don’t follow already. Feel free to skip around the vod if

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Boston Bruins Prospects Attracting Attention Early in the NCAA and USHL

 By: Kyle Outridge  |  Follow Me On Twitter @Kyle_Outridge

At a time when typically we would be swallowed up with NHL action nightly, we find ourselves without Bruins hockey and a clear timeline for when they’ll return to action. However, the Bruins prospects in the NCAA and the USHL have returned to action, and a few have been making an impact early for their teams. Let’s take a skate and

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Could The Bruins Look To Acquire Players From The Islanders?

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By: Dan Anderson| Follow me on Twitter @DanAnderson5970

I think most Bruins fans are going to cringe when I mention the last time the Bruins and the New York Islanders made a trade. The date was October 4, 2014. Peter Chiarelli had put the team into “salary cap hell,” so off went fan-favorite Johnny Boychuk to the Islanders in exchange

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