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The Road Traveled and the Road Ahead For the Providence Bruins

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By: James Swindells | Follow me on Twitter @jimswindells68

With the AHL’s All-Star festivities in Laval, Quebec wrapped up and the Providence Bruins arriving at the unofficial midway point of the season, I figured this would be an excellent time to look at some standout players at the AHL level in the Bruins organization, where the P-Bruins stand and what the second half of … Keep Reading

It’s A Wrap: Providence Splits Weekend Games vs. Hartford

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By: James Swindells | Follow me on Twitter @jimswindells68

The Providence Bruins, the top AHL affiliate of the Boston Bruins, got back to work this weekend with a pair of games versus the Hartford Wolf Pack. Providence played their third and fourth games versus Hartford in five consecutive meetings. The P-Bruins went into the weekend’s action sitting in second place in the Atlantic Division, … Keep Reading

It’s A Wrap: Providence Takes Two Of Three To Start New Year

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By: James Swindells | Follow me on Twitter @jimswindells68

The Providence Bruins, the AHL’s top affiliate of the NHL’s Boston Bruins, opened the 2023 portion of the AHL schedule looking to continue the success they found during a year-end road trip to Pennsylvania. A trip-opening 1-0 loss to the AHL’s top team, the Hershey Bears, was followed by consecutive 4-3 wins over Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and … Keep Reading

It’s A Wrap: Providence Bruins End 2022 On Successful Note

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By: James Swindells | Follow me on Twitter @jimswindells68

As 2022 and the AHL’s third month of play came to a close, the Providence Bruins, the top AHL affiliate of the Boston Bruins, looked to end December positively. Providence started December with a three-game winning streak but has since posted mediocre results with a 1-2-2 mark. Coming out of the Christmas break, the P-Bruins … Keep Reading

Bruins Fans: Passion Through Black & Gold Colored Glasses

By: James Swindells / Follow me on Twitter @jimswindells68

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When it comes to allegiances on the New England sports scene, one would be hard-pressed to find a more passionate, knowledgeable, or dedicated fan base than the Bruins have. While everyone loves a winner, the fact is that since the days of Bobby Orr, Johnny Bucyk and Phil Esposito, the Bruins have … Keep Reading

Providence Bruins Add Goaltender Brassard for the 2022-23 AHL Season

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By: Mark Allred | Follow me on Twitter @BlackAndGold277

The American Hockey League Providence Bruins announced today that the top minor-pro affiliate of the National Hockey League Boston Bruins had signed veteran netminder Francois Brassard to a one-year AHL-only contract. The 28-year-old Quebec, Canada native, was a former sixth-round selection in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft held at the Consol Energy Center … Keep Reading

Voyer has a Big Night in Bruins ECHL Affiliate Maine Mariners Debut

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By: Mark Allred | Follow me on Twitter @BlackAndGold277

After being reassigned from the American Hockey League Providence Bruins to the ECHL Maine Mariners, it certainly didn’t take long for forward Alex-Olivier Voyer to garner attention for a return to the higher level. The 22-year-old Quebec, Canada native, had zero points in six games for the top minor-pro affiliate of the NHL … Keep Reading

AHL Bruins get Solid Goaltending From Veteran and Recently Recalled Jon Gillies

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

A week ago South Portland, Maine goaltender Jon Gillies came full circle in his professional hockey career to accept a contract and debut in the ECHL with his hometown Maine Mariners. In his first ECHL appearance with the “AA” minor-pro affiliate, the 27-year-old stopped 23 of 25 shots for the Boston Bruins farm team in … Keep Reading

Tralmaks Makes Impactful Return to Maine in the Mariners Season-Opening Victory

By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Last night the ECHL Maine Mariners played in the first game of the 2021/22 regular season and officially kicked off the new “AA” minor-pro affiliation with the NHL Boston Bruins. The Mariners got off on the right foot with a huge 6-3 opening night victory in front of 4,541 supporting fans at … Keep Reading

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 KileKeep Reading

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