Bruins Breakdown: Episode 16, Game On

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

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Join Ryan and Leon on Bruins Breakdown as they provide an in-depth analysis of all the latest Boston Bruins, National Hockey League, and hockey world happenings. Our hosts have spent their lives involved in hockey as players, coaches, and more. The dynamic duo, along with periodic special guests, will provide keen insights into the game

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Bruins Report Cards: Low Event Loss On The Island

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

A low scoring game should probably be expected from two teams who thrive on defensive structure. Each team tried to take advantage of counter-attacks which did lead to stretches of exciting back and forth action. Otherwise, the Bruins and Islanders were generally stout in their defensive zones and kept the play to the outside. Despite a decent effort

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Light a Yandle: Why the Boston Bruins Should Not Acquire Keith Yandle

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By: Andrew Johnson | Follow Me On Twitter @justyouknowwhyyy

The off-season is over. We are playing hockey games again.

But that does not mean that fans of the Boston Bruins are not interested in engaging in a little armchair GMing.

On January 12th, just five days before the start of the regular season. TSN’s Frank Seravalli reported that the Florida Panthers had declared defenseman Keith

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Pregame Notes: Boston Bruins vs New York Islanders

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By: Joey Partridge | Follow Me On Twitter @joey_partridge

On Monday, January 18th, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Boston Bruins depart from Newark, New Jersey after a two-game set with the New Jersey Devils to take on the New York Islanders in Long Island.

The visiting Boston Bruins come in with a record of 1-0-1 after a shootout win in their opener and an

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Bruins Shouldn’t Consider Trading For Pierre-Luc Dubois

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By: Craig Eagles | Follow Me On Twitter @Eags37

The wild NHL trade winds are blowing. It’s clear the B’s would definitely be willing to pull the trigger on several trades, but the organization should take a very cautious approach when considering adding Columbus Blue Jacket star forward Pierre-Luc Dubois. Don’t get me wrong, Dubois is a fantastic player that could

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Bruins: Speed Kills in Today’s NHL

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 By: Craig Eagles | Follow Me On Twitter @Eags37

Other than the word “obviously” replacing “you know,” the hockey world’s vernacular never really changed until recently. The newest trendy phrase in the game has been around forever and really starting to piss me off.

You can’t go to a rink or talk hockey without someone saying, “play fast.” What the hell

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Former Bruin Adam McQuaid Announces Retirement

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

Earlier today, former Boston Bruins, New York Rangers, and Columbus Blue Jackets defenceman as well as 2011 Stanley Cup winner, Adam McQuaid has officially announced his retirement from professional hockey.

McQuaid, 34, started his career with

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Bruins Report Cards: Overtime Loss In Newark

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

The Bruins were lethargic for long stretches of the game. They mustered a few moments of jump but rarely sustained the attack throughout. However, as good teams are apt to do, they managed a point – nearly two – despite not playing their best game. Let’s break it down and give out some grades.

Checkout our full game recap

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Pregame Notes: Boston vs New Jersey – 01/16/21

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

Following a 3-2 shootout win two nights ago, the Boston Bruins are back at it for their second game of the brand new NHL season against the New Jersey Devils. Once again, Boston will be on the road for the 1:00pm EST scheduled puck drop at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

Keep the Train Moving

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Bruins Add Maritime Scout to the Fold During Pandemic

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By: Craig Eagles | Follow Me On Twitter @Eags37

The Boston Bruins have always had a pipeline to the Canadian Maritimes. From Willie O’Ree and Gerry Ouellette to Bob Joyce, Glen Murray, Brad Marchand, Adam McQuaid, and even Don Sweeney, the Maritimes has always served the Black and Gold well. 

In recent years the Maritimes has become a hotspot for producing fantastic NHL prospects. Given

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