Recreating the Bruins’ 2011 Trade Deadline in 2022

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By: Scott Wood | Follow me on Twitter @ScottHoHPodcast

Every year the Bruins are competitive, I find myself considering the 2011 trade deadline and how three simple moves helped take the team from being a good-to-middling club to a legitimate Stanley Cup contender.

I understand that some will look at this with somewhat earned cynicism and claim that it’s not worth

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Looking back at the ’11-’12 Bruins Ten Years Later: January 22nd, 2012

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

In Game 46 of the ’11-’12 season for the Boston Bruins, they would visit the Philadelphia Flyers in a Sunday Matinee game. The Bruins were sitting at a mighty 30-13-2, but Philly was also having an impressive season as they were 28-13-5. Boston came into this game without defenseman Andrew Ference, as

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Bruins Head Coach Bruce Cassidy Placed in NHL’s COVID-19 Protocol

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By: Ryan Duffy | Follow Me On Twitter @Rduffy26

With all of the Bruins’ news circulating Brad Marchand’s suspension and the recent trade request from Jake DeBrusk, the Bruins have announced that head coach Bruce Cassidy has been placed on the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol Tuesday morning.

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Looking back at the ’11-’12 Bruins Ten Years Later: November 26th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

After dropping a 3-2 shootout loss to the Detroit Red Wings on November 25th, the Bruins looked to start a new winning streak against the Winnipeg Jets. If Boston had won their last game, the win streak would’ve been at eleven; however, that was not the case. Speaking of winning streaks, Bruins goaltender Tim Thomas had won

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Looking back at the ’11-’12 Bruins 10 Years Later: November 15th, 2011

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Heading into a game against a lethal New Jersey Devils team, the scorching hot Boston Bruins looked to extend their winning streak to six games. The Bruins were able to win their fifth straight after dominating Buffalo 6-2 on November 12th. Boston was heading into this game without defenseman Andrew Ference and Daniel

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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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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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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: Game 2 ECSF

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

After dominating Philadelphia in Game one, the Bruins looked to carry momentum into Game two and put a stranglehold on Philadelphia. There were numerous positives to take away from Game one for Boston, like David Krejci and Brad Marchand getting hot at the right time, Tim Thomas dominating between the pipes, and Boston’s penalty kill units. 

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Looking back at the 2011 Boston Bruins: Game Seven ECQF

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Game seven is here, and the tension couldn’t be any higher. The winner would move on, while the loser would watch the rest of the playoffs from home. Boston had the home-ice advantage, and you know that T.D Garden would be packed, and the atmosphere would be electric. The winner of this game would face the

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