Bruins Captain Bergeron Joins Prestigious Group

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

To no surprise, on January 7th, 2021 – the Boston Bruins officially named forward Patrice Bergeron the captain of the team, replacing defenceman Zdeno Chara who departed in free agency to Washington. Bergeron, 35, has been a Bruin since he was drafted by the club 45th overall in the 2003

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Mainville’s Thoughts: Chara, Sweeney, World Juniors and More

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

As we all say our farewells to 2020 and say hello to 2021, I decided to put the pen to paper or should I say fingers to keyboard (that doesn’t seem to have the same ring to it), and put down my thoughts on a variety of Boston Bruins and hockey topics.

Before we

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Bruins’ Marchand & Bergeron Remain One of the League’s Best Duos

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

Beside every great player is his partner-in-crime, his right-hand man, his “sidekick”, if you will. Bobby Orr and Phil Esposito, Wayne Gretzky and Mark Messier (… and Jari Kurri, Paul Coffey, etc. Man, those Oilers teams were stacked.), Mario Lemieux and Jaromir Jagr, Ted Lindsay and Gordie Howe – and so on, you

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The Curious Case of the Boston Bruins and Peter Cehlarik

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By: Andrew Johnson | Follow me on Twitter @Justyouknowhyyy

As George Michael once said: “You gotta have faith”

Faith is powerful. It allows us to hold on to hope when all seems lost. Faith is what makes the beginning of the season, whenever it may be, in this case, the most exciting time of the year. Faith fuels a certain optimism that colors everything around

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Bruins Prospect Trevor Kuntar Has Big Night in Victory Over Providence

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Boston Bruins prospect and Hockey East Boston College Eagles forward Trevor Kuntar added two goals in a 9-0 thumping of Providence College on the road at the Schneider Arena in Providence, Rhode Island. This was the second game in as many nights, and the Eagles shut out the back-to-back games outscoring the

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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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Boston Bruins: Breaking Down a Possible Division Realignment for 2020-21 Season

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

The National Hockey League has a very difficult task at hand to get the 2020-21 regular-season and playoffs underway. With the ideas of having players in a bubble similar to those in Edmonton and Toronto during the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs and potentially a shorter season from the normal 82-game schedule – it is not going to be easy to

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Checking In On The 2018 Boston Bruins Draft Picks

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By: Joey Partridge | Follow Me On Twitter @joey_partridge

The 2018 Boston Bruins draft picks have officially been prospects for two complete seasons now, most still with the Boston Bruins. Where are they in their development now? Let’s take a look and see where they are.

Axel Andersson

Axel Andersson was the Bruins’ second-round selection in 2018. The Bruins did not have a first-round pick in this

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

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By: Ray Guarino | Follow me on Twitter @rayguarino

On April 15, 2015, the Boston Bruins fired General Manager Peter Chiarelli. The Bruins compiled an impressive 386-233-85 record during his tenure. They also won their first Stanley Cup in 39 years when they beat the Vancouver Canucks in a thrilling seven-game series in 2010-11. But the NHL is a “what have you

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Is It Worth Trading Bruins Forward Jake DeBrusk?

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

There is one thing that the offseason does better than any other time of the year – question the certainty of a player returning to his current team for the upcoming season. This offseason, as the NHL still works out a potential return to action, is even more dramatic as teams are actively trying to

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