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 ECHL Affiliate: Mariners Sign Two More Players

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By: Tom LaPlante | Follow me on Twitter @tlaplante7

It’s Wednesday, so you know what that means: the Maine Mariners have player signings to announce! As has been the norm of late, the ECHL affiliate of the Boston Bruins broke the news Tuesday that they have signed two more players to their 2021-2022 roster, forward Mathew Santos and goaltender Zachary Bouthillier. This week

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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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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Mariners Sign Defenseman and a Legend Retires

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By: Tom LaPlante | Follow me on Twitter @tlaplante7

It’s another Tuesday which means the Maine Mariners, the ECHL affiliate of the Boston Bruins, have a player signing to announce! Today it’s a defenseman with ECHL experience in Marc-Olivier Duquette. Duquette, 23, is from Chateauguay, Quebec, the same hometown as last Tuesday’s signing Pascal Laberge.

Known more as a stay-at-home defenseman, Duquette turned pro

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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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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Mariners Sign Former Flyers Draft Pick

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By: Tom LaPlante | Follow me on Twitter @tlaplante7

It wasn’t a “Twofer Tuesday” in terms of signings like it has been the last couple of Tuesdays, but the Boston Bruins ECHL affiliate the Maine Mariners added another piece to their 2021-2022 roster by signing former Flyers second-round draft pick Pascal Laberge. Laberge was the 36th overall pick in 2015 but never saw any

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Bruins Prospect Season Review: Samuel Asselin

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

Samuel Asselin came to the Providence Bruins as an undrafted free agent before the 2019-2020 season. The young forward was coming off an incredible 2018-2019 season with the Halifax Mooseheads of the QJMHL. In 68 games, he netted 48 goals while dishing out 38 assists for 86 total points. Those 48 goals led the

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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Maine Mariners Announce Two More Signings

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By Tom LaPlante | Follow me on Twitter @tlaplante7

August is usually referred to as the “dog days” of the year, as things slow down while the temperatures rise across New England. Apparently, the Maine Mariners did not get the memo as players have been putting pen to paper two at a time, most recently this past Tuesday as the team announced the re-signing

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