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 ECHL Affiliate: Mariners Bring Back Two Familiar Faces, Release Training Camp Roster

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By: Tom LaPlante | Follow me on Twitter @tlaplante7

With less than two weeks until the Maine Mariners kick off their third ECHL season, the Boston Bruins ‘AA’ affiliate was very busy over the last week, plus with player signings and season ticket holder events. The club kicked off last week by announcing they were bringing back two former Mariners in Alex Kile

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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Mariners Bring Bleackley Back

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By: Tom LaPlante | Follow me on Twitter @tlapante7

The Maine Mariners, the ECHL affiliate of the Boston Bruins, were busy again this week with roster moves, promotional giveaway announcements, and single-game ticket sales starting. Tuesday kicked off the week with the team announcing that they were bringing Conner Bleackley back to Portland for the 2021-2022 season. He played 15 games for the Mariners

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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 ECHL Affiliate: Mariners Make a Trade and Announce 2021/22 Theme Nights!

By: Tom LaPlante | Follow me on Twitter @tlaplante7

The Maine Mariners, the ECHL affiliate of the Boston Bruins, are wheeling and dealing today as they made a trade today acquiring forward Cameron Askew from the South Carolina Stingrays in exchange for the always intriguing “future considerations.” Askew has spent his entire pro career in South Carolina with the Stingrays but was born in Boston and played his prep hockey

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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Maine Mariners Sign Two Rookies

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By: Tom LaPlante | Follow me on Twitter @tlaplante7

The Maine Mariners didn’t announce a signing last Tuesday, but it’s a new week, another week closer to opening night, and we have two more signings to talk about! Today the Boston Bruins’ ECHL affiliate confirmed the signing of two rookies to the growing lineup of players in Portland: Keltie Jeri-Leon from the Seattle

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AHL Bruins Bring in Matt Thomas to Serve as Assistant Coach

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Yesterday the American Hockey League Providence Bruins hired Matt Thomas to join the Boston Bruins top minor-pro affiliate as an assistant coach to work under fellow newcomer and bench boss Ryan Mougenel. As the 2021/22 regular season approaches, it seems that Providence General Manager John Ferguson Jr. is happy with the additions

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