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Boston vs. Carolina First Round Playoff Preview

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By: Ryan Duffy | Follow Me On Twitter @Rduffy26

It took 82 games, but the tables have finally set for the first round of the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs, with the Boston Bruins taking on the Carolina Hurricanes for the third time in four years. The two teams previously played in 2019 in the Eastern Conference Final and the 2020 Bubble in the … Keep Reading

Looking Ahead: The Bruins’ Salary Cap Situation This Upcoming Off-Season

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

The Boston Bruins recently let Torey Krug and Zdeno Chara walk during free agency with the front office’s message explaining their strategy of allowing the young prospects to play. Other than the additional depth signings, the Bruins also made one “big” signing, which was for forward Craig Smith (3 years/$3.1M AAV). This left many Bruins … Keep Reading

Bruins to Separate Rask/Halak for 2021 Season Amidst Covid Concerns

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

The 2021 NHL season officially gets underway tomorrow with five games taking place including the defending Stanley Cup Champions Tampa Bay Lightning taking on the Chicago Blackhawks and an iconic Original Six rivalry between the Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs.

The Bruins, although, will not start their shortened season until … Keep Reading

2020-21 NHL Preview and Predictions: Bruins Edition

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By Ray Guarino | Follow me on Twitter @rayguarino

On December 21, 2020, the NHL announced the new divisional format for the upcoming 2020-21 season. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic and travel restrictions, there will be four divisions, three of which will have eight teams, with the remaining division consisting of the seven Canadian teams.

Also, this year will be a condensed 56-game schedule that includes only … Keep Reading

Where Will The Bruins Finish In The New Format?

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By: Michael DiGiorgio | Follow Me On Twitter @BostonDiGiorgio

It’s officially 2021, and a new NHL season is upon us. The NHL and NHLPA agreed to begin the NHL season on January 13, 2020, and play a 56-game season ending in May. The number of games isn’t the only feature uncomparable from normal years; the divisions will differ.

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Mark Your 2021 Bruins Calendar Part I: January Jitters

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By: Evan Michael | Follow me on Twitter @00EvanMichael

The Boston Bruins 2021 abbreviated 56-game regular season NHL schedule is now out. But is it more Merry Christmas or Bah Humbug!?

I’ll leave that to the puck prognosticators and schedule savants who enjoy being Beantown Scrooges. However, here’s what I can tell you: the B’s better make some New Year’s Resolutions to all phases of … Keep Reading

Bruins 2020-21 Regular Season Opponents And New Rule Update

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By: Amy Tolman | Follow me on Twitter @amy7594

Now that the National Hockey League has made it official, the Boston Bruins will play in the new realigned East Division. It’s bizarre to see all the Canadian teams play each other due to border restrictions, but we’re in a new world with new rules since this COVID-19 pandemic has taken over everything we hold dear. … Keep Reading

Breaking: Boston Bruins Announce 2021 Season Schedule

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By: Kyle O’Rourke | Follow Me on Twitter @k_orourke15

The Boston Bruins announced Wednesday the schedule for their impending 56-game shortened season. The black and gold will begin their 2021 campaign with three games on the road starting January 14th before returning home for a four-game stand. The team’s full schedule can be viewed here.

Quick Turnaround

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Boston will play in … Keep Reading

Boston Bruins Will Play 56 Game Shortened Season

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By: Andrew Taverna | Follow me on Twitter @andrewtaverna

The NHL and NHLPA announced Sunday afternoon that the 2020-21 season is a go. There has been a lot of speculation around whether the NHL could pull off a modified season during the global pandemic, and it would appear after today, we’re looking at a 56 game season.

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Bruins And Canadian Rivals Face Uncertainty

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

After weeks of wondering about the NHL season, news emerged late Friday of a plan supported by the NHL and NHLPA. The details of the plan include playoff formats, expanded rosters, and more. By the time you read this article, votes by the NHL Board of Governors and the NHLPA executive committee may make it official. Training … Keep Reading

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