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Charlie McAvoy’s Offensive Production is Essential for Boston Bruins Success

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By: Jason Cooke | Follow me on Twitter @cookejournalism

In Saturday night’s 4-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy reminded Bruins fans what he’s capable of when the puck is on his stick. When the elusive McAvoy came wheeling around the right face-off circle in the first period on a beeline to the goal, it … Keep Reading

Productive Bruins Players You Probably Forgot About Part III

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By Andrew Bluestein | Follow Me On Twitter @adbblue

With the Boston Bruins heading into their centennial season, it’s always fun to remember the players often forgotten about throughout the team’s history. This is the third edition of this series, and there have already six players featured, so let’s take a look at three more.

All three players are from different eras and impacted … Keep Reading

Boston Bruins Players with the Most NHL Awards

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By: Ryan Gagne | Follow Me On Twitter @keepingthestats

As the first American-born franchise in NHL history, some of the game’s greatest players have worn a Boston Bruins jersey. Whether these skaters turned into Hall of Famers or were lucky enough to play in a few games, the Bruins have a tradition of winning, and their results at the annual … Keep Reading

Bergeron’s Likely Farewell One of Boston’s Most Heartbreaking Exits 

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By: Tim Dumas | Follow me on Twitter @TimDumas  

Bobby Orr’s final game in a Bruins uniform included little fanfare. Larry Bird’s last game included no fanfare. Ted Williams’ final at-bat resulted in a home run, but he refused when the Fenway Park fans demanded a curtain call. Tom Brady’s last pass in a Patriots uniform was intercepted and returned for … Keep Reading

1929-30 Boston Bruins Set Records, But Fell Short of Stanley Cup 

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By Tim Dumas: | Follow me on Twitter @TimDumas

Many Bruins fans – more than 50 years later – still lament a missed opportunity at a possible dynasty. Or at least a three-peat. 

A year after Bobby Orr flew into Stanley Cup glory on Mother’s Day, the Bruins tore through their 1970-71 season. They accumulated a then-NHL record of 399 goals and … Keep Reading

Boston Bruins Team & Individual Records That Could Fall This Season

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By: Tim Dumas | Follow me on Twitter @TimDumas

Of all the possible history the Boston Bruins have of making this season, they are guaranteed just one accomplishment: skating in the playoffs. As of Wednesday, they are the only team to have clinched. 

But there are other numbers and records to chase as the regular season begins its wane. And when your organization is … Keep Reading

What Does Brandon Carlo’s Bruins Future Look Like?

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By: Pierce Brody | Follow me on Twitter @PierceBrody3

Hockey is a rough sport at any level. Players across the National Hockey League have cemented their names in legend through their “rub some dirt on it” attitudes. A few recent examples are Patrice Bergeron playing in the Finals with a punctured lung and Gregory Campbell’s penalty kill on a broken fibula.… Keep Reading

94 To Pass Orr: Boston Bruin Brad Marchand Chases History

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By: Michael Rudd | Follow me on Twitter @Bosmike808.

Before the season started, this story didn’t seem like it would be possible. Going over potential career milestones and all-time leader lists, Brad Marchand sat just 93 points behind the legend Bobby Orr. Like Alexander Ovechkin and his goal chase, the season-long stories would write themselves. However, Marchand was coming off double hip surgery … Keep Reading

A Bruins Legend Retires: Remembering Zdeno Chara

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By: Joe Travia | Follow Me on Twitter @NHLJoeTravia

July 1st, 2006, is the date that changed everything for fans of the Boston Bruins. After the canceled 2004-2005 season, the Bruins returned to the ice in disarray for the 2005-2006 season. A poor start to the season for the team … Keep Reading

Changes Coming To The Boston Bruins All Time Top-10 Lists.

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By: Michael Rudd | Follow me on Twitter @Bosmike808.

The 2022-23 Bruins’ season could be the last hurrah for a few long-time fan favorites. Both Patrice Bergeron and David Krejci are back on one-year deals for what seems like a final kick at the can. While every player hopes to cement their legacy with their name on the Cup, … Keep Reading

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