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Bruins Place Three Players On Waivers

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By: Joe Travia | Follow me on Twitter @NHLJoeTravia

With the start of the regular season only eight days away, the Bruins began trimming down their roster to the allotted 23-player limit. Per the NHL waiver wire, the Bruins placed forward Oskar Steen on waivers along with defensemen Connor Carrick and Nick Wolff. If another team does not claim them in … Keep Reading

Dreger: Bruins and Pastrnak Contract Extension Negotiations Heating up

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By: Mark Allred | Follow me on Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Thursday night on TSN’s Hockey Insider Trading program, Darren Dreger discussed the ongoing contract negotiations between the Boston Bruins and superstar forward David Pastrnak. The longtime Bruin is currently in his final year of a six-year deal worth an AAV of $6.6 million per season and a total of $40 million earned at the end of … Keep Reading

Mark Your 2022-2023 Bruins Calendar: Big Night for “Big Z!”

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

It’s going to be a big night for “Big Z” at the TD Garden this Fall when the Boston Bruins honor their former captain with a ceremonial puck drop.

The date to mark on your ’22-’23 Bruins calendar for the momentous Zdeno Chara occasion and celebration? Saturday, October 22!

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Three Under-The-Radar Bruins Players Who Stood Out in Buffalo

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By: Joe Travia | Follow me on Twitter @NHLJoeTravia

While it may not have been under the bright lights of an NHL arena, the Boston Bruins returned to the ice this past weekend at the three-game “Prospect Challenge,” hosted by the Buffalo Sabres. While the roster featured some of the organization’s brightest prospects, Fabian Lysell and John Beecher among them, there were a few … Keep Reading

Troiani: My Favorite Memory of Bruins Legend Zdeno Chara

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By: Gayle Troiani | Follow me on Twitter @LadyBruinsFan

Every Bruins fan has their favorite memory of legend Zdeno Chara. Whether it was watching the former captain raise the Stanley Cup in 2011, playing in game 5 of the 2019 Stanley Cup Final with his jaw wired shut, or one of his thunderous hits against an opposing player there are plenty of moments to choose … Keep Reading

Pastrnak Focused on Helping the Bruins Win

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By: Gayle Troiani | Follow me on Twitter @LadyBruinsFan

While Bruins fans have been waiting for news regarding a contract extension for David Pastrnak, the winger arrived in Boston ready to work, not worrying about his contract.

“Honestly, I know there has been contact between [Don Sweeney] and my agent,” Pastrnak said. “But, you know for me, I always said, I … Keep Reading

Navigating The Bruins Early Season Injury Landscape: A Youthful Roadmap to Success?

 

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By: James Swindells / Follow me on Twitter @jimswindells68

As with every season over the past 15 years, the Bruins enter the upcoming season hoping to raise the Stanley Cup in June. But this season, the Bruins will face the first quarter of their schedule without vital cogs that have played integral roles in cementing the team’s identity in the past. While Brad Keep Reading

The Bruins Should Expect More From Craig Smith This Year

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By: Gayle Troiani | Follow me on Twitter @LadyBruinsFan

Craig Smith struggled offensively in the 2021-2022 season for the Bruins, but that doesn’t mean he’s destined to be a failure this season. Bruins fans should expect not only to see an uptake in his offensive output but also a more confident playing style.

Last year, Smith played musical chairs when it came to … Keep Reading

32 Days Until Boston Bruins Season Opener: Don Sweeney

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By: Mike Sullivan | Follow me on Twitter @_MikeSullivan

We’re officially at Don Sweeney days until Boston bruins regular season hockey, and as each day closes and we inch closer to NHL hockey, I get a little happier. You can feel it in the air—no more week-long stretches of brutal heat and summer humidity. The atmosphere is getting cooler, and so is the ice at the … Keep Reading

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