The ECCOA to Play the Bruins Alumni at Essex Sports Center in February 2022

By: Mark Allred | Follow me on Twitter @BlackAndGold277

On Saturday, February 12th, 2022, in Middleton, Massachusetts, the Essex County Correctional Officers Association, a Union representing the over 400 Correctional Officers and Sergeants of the Essex County Sheriff’s Department, will play the Boston Bruins Alumni. This charity event and all proceeds will go to the Caidens Crusaders, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization raising awareness for pediatric cancer. Caidens Crusaders is

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Bruins Alumni Birthday: October 12th, Adam McQuaid

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

On January 17, 2021, Adam McQuaid announced the end of his playing career in the NHL. McQuaid played 12 seasons in the NHL for three teams, nine of those seasons with the Boston Bruins. On October 12, McQuaid will be celebrating his 35th birthday. McQuaid was a defenseman not known for his scoring ability.

However, he made

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Faith, Charity, and Community: Former Bruin David Backes

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By: Liz Rizzo | Follow me on Twitter @ pastagrl88

The St Louis Blues signed their former Captain and former Boston Bruins David Backes to a one-day contract so that he could officially retire as a Blue. Backes penned a heartfelt message to his fans as he thanked everyone that has influenced and helped his long career that spanned 15 years in the NHL.

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Bruins Mailbag: Answering Your Questions Heading Into the 2021/22 Season

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By: Kevin O’Keefe | Follow me on Twitter @Kevin_OKeefe89

The dust is now settling on what was an exciting off-season for the NHL. Trades, buy-outs, and free-agent signings were aplenty this year, which now has paved the way for what is sure to be an exciting 2021-2022 NHL season. As the month of August leisurely rolls along, I figured this would be the best time to put

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Boston Bruins Make Flurry Of Coaching Additions

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By Sam Minton | Follow Me on Twitter @sam_minton22

The Boston Bruins will have some new coaches behind the bench, and they will be some familiar faces to fans. Chris Kelly and Adam McQuaid have joined the B’s staff. On Friday, the team announced that Kelly would be an assistant coach, and McQuaid has been named a Player Development Coordinator. Kelly was

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Cue The Memories: Reliving The 2011 Boston Bruins

Chris Kelly Rejoins Bruins Organization | Black N Gold Hockey
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By: Evan Michael | Follow me on Twitter @00EvanMichael

TEN YEARS LATER.

If the Boston Bruins produced a movie about the pandemic-shortened 2021 season (well, they kinda-sorta have with Behind The B), that’s how it would open: a title card that truly says it all.

The opening line would be “Cue the memories,” a fitting reminder of what happened a decade earlier: the B’s winning the

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 19th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Coming off a heartbreaking loss to the Nashville Predators, the Bruins looked to rebound with a win against their division foes, the Toronto Maple Leafs. The last time these two teams met was February 15th at T.D Garden. Toronto upset the Bruins 4-3 off a late miraculous Mikhail Grabovski goal. Since Toronto was sitting just four points behind

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: March 10th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

As the Bruins were riding a two-game losing streak, they looked to flip the script when they hosted the Buffalo Sabres at TD Garden. This would be the sixth and final time the two teams faced off against each other, and so far, the Sabres led the series 4-1. The last time these two teams met

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Adam McQuaid Is A Perfect Candidate for Bruins Player Development Role

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By: Craig Eagles | Follow Me On Twitter @Eags37

It would appear that Adam McQuaid could be returning to the Boston Bruins? Veteran reporter and hockey lifer Mark Divver reported that McQuaid has been in attendance for the Providence Bruins several times this week. One could speculate that McQuaid’s presence is certainly not by coincidence. The longtime Bruin and 2011 Stanley Cup Champion announced his

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Looking Back at the 2011 Boston Bruins 10 years later: February 17th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me @PlaydonJeff

February 17th, 2011, the Boston Bruins visited the New York Islanders in the Nassau Stadium and looked to rebound from a loss taken by the Toronto Maple Leafs. In a game that saw Mikhail Grabovski score with just over a minute left, the Bruins were scratching their heads. The Bruins came into this game 31-19-7, still sitting around

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