Bruins Affiliate: Mariners Trade for Former Junior Bruin

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By: Tom LaPlante | Follow me on Twitter @tlaplante7

The process of reshaping the roster of the Bruin’s ECHL affiliate, the Maine Mariners, continued today as the club announced they made a trade with the Worcester Railers, bringing defenseman Connor Doherty to Portland in exchange for the always intriguing “future considerations.” Doherty has played all four of his professional seasons in the ECHL

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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Maine Mariners Sign Brycen Martin

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By: Tom LaPlante | Follow me on Twitter @tlaplante7

The Maine Mariners made their first official signing today, bringing Brycen Martin back to the Portland, Maine area. Martin was on the inaugural Mariners roster in 2018-2019, where he led the teams’ defensemen in points with 28 (7 goals and 21 assists).

The 25-year-old from Calgary, Alberta, is a smooth skater who

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Bruins Affiliate: Get To Know The Maine Mariners

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By Tom LaPlante | Follow me @tlaplante7

With the recent announcement of the Maine Mariners as the ECHL affiliate of the Boston Bruins, as a season ticket holder, I was elated to have the Black and Gold’s ECHL affiliate in my hometown arena, but I also thought this would be an appropriate time to introduce you all to the current roster here in

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Providence Bruins Sign Rugged Forward McKinnon to One-Year AHL Deal

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

The Providence Bruins announced yesterday that the club has come to terms on a one-year AHL-only deal with tough-guy forward Ian McKinnon. The undrafted 23-year-old center from Ontario, Canada, was playing in the ECHL with the Jacksonville Icemen for the last two seasons but was loaned to the top minor-pro affiliate of the

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BNG Podcast Network: The Lindroth Hockey Podcast

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

About The Podcast

The Lindroth boys launched a brand new podcast show called “The Lindroth Hockey Podcast,” featuring co-hosts, father and son duo, Andrew and James Lindroth. This show is apart of the Black N’ Gold Podcast Network.

We decided to combine our old and new school hockey mindsets to create fascinating discussions about current National Hockey League (NHL) news, news

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Bruins Alumni: Happy Birthday Allen Pedersen

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

Allen Pedersen was born on January 13th, 1965, in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada. Pederson began playing juniors as an 18-year-old defenseman in the Western Hockey League (WHL) for the Medicine Tigers (WHL) from 1982-1985. Boston was impressed with the 6’3, 210-pounder early on and drafted him as the 102nd overall pick in the

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Two Bruins Players Could see First Professional Games Tonight in Florida

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Tonight the ECHL Jacksonville IceMen are at the Hertz Arena in Estero, Florida, to take on the red-hot (4-0) Florida Everblades at 7pm ET. The Jacksonville club currently sits in the fourth spot in the South Division with a 1-3-0 record. Although not official if the IceMen are an actual “AA” minor-pro affiliate

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Bruins Assign Two Players To ECHL Jacksonville

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Nothing official from the National Hockey League Boston Bruins as of yet, but Mark Divver and the ECHL Transactions Page are reporting that the B’s have assigned two players to the third tier of professional hockey in North America. Forward Matt Filipe and Goaltender Kyle Keyser are heading south to join the ECHL Jacksonville IceMen as the “AA” minor-pro league gets set to kick off

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Former Boston Bruins Prospect Signs With ECHL Club

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

The ECHL Utah Grizzlies announced yesterday evening that the club has signed former Boston Bruins prospect Cedric Pare for the 2020-21 season. The 6′-3″ 205-pound left shooting center was selected by Boston in the sixth round of the 2017 National Hockey League entry draft from the United Center in Chicago, Illinois.

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Shen Reassigned By Boston Bruins To “AA” Minor-Pro Affiliate Atlanta

By: Mark Allred  |  Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Per the AHL’s official website transactions page, the NHL Boston Bruins have reassigned 2018 seventh-round selection, Pavel Shen, from the Providence Bruins to the organization’s ECHL “AA” minor-pro affiliate the Atlanta Gladiators. In this, his rookies season with the Providence club the Ufa, Russia native appeared in 35 games while producing 4-5-9 offensive numbers. RinksideRhodeIsland.com founder/hockey writer Mark Divver gives a

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