Rumor: The State of Florida Could be the Next Destination for a Bruins Minor-Pro Affiliation

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

With the close of the 2019-20 ECHL season back in March of 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Boston Bruins and the organizations “AA” minor-pro affiliate the Atlanta Gladiators ended a previous one-year agreement. Rumors were floating around about the B’s and Atlanta agreeing on another year

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Report: Bruins Assign Forward Koppanen To ECHL Atlanta

By: Mark Allred  |  Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277
Per RinksideRhodeIsland.com reporter Mark Divver and the AHL.com’s website transactions page, the Boston Bruins have assigned forward Joona Koppanen to the ECHL Atlanta Gladiators. The 21-year-old 6′-5″ 195-pound forward has only appeared in one game this season for the NHL Bruins top minor-pro affiliate Providence Bruins registering zero points and in Mark’s tweet below was in rotation for fourth-line centering

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Former Bruins’ Prospect Gabrielle Is Finding His Game In Australia

By: Jack McCarthy  |  Follow Me On Twitter @73johnnymac

As the Boston Bruins and their fans begin the process of winding down from the long grind that was the 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs, most will be turning their attention to summer pursuits.  As the mercury rises in New England and the hockey news becomes all about the NHL Draft, Free Agency and the off-season rumor-mill, there are still meaningful games

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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Atlanta Gladiators Week 13 Preview

By: Chris Greene  |  Follow me on Twitter @cgreenesports

After 30 games, it’s no secret that the season hasn’t gone to plan for the Atlanta Gladiators, who currently sit at the bottom of the South Division. Head coach and GM, Jeff Pyle, has been very busy with roster changes over the new year period as he looks to improve the team’s results in 2019. Atlanta begins the year with a

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Bruins Prospect Gabrielle Reassigned To ECHL Wichita

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By: Mark Allred  |  Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

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Yesterday there were some rumors floating around that a Boston Bruins prospect

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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Atlanta Gladiators Week 12 Preview

By: Chris Greene  |  Follow me on Twitter @cgreenesports

After taking a short break for Christmas, the Atlanta Gladiators are back in action this week with three more games before the end of the year. They will take on the Florida Everblades before two back-to-back games against the Norfolk Admirals. The Gladiators will be looking to build on their dominant 4-0 win over the Jacksonville Icemen last week, which ended

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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Atlanta Gladiators Week 11 Recap

By: Chris Greene  |  Follow me on Twitter @cgreenesports

The Atlanta Gladiators head into the Christmas break full of confidence after snapping their ten-game losing streak. The players really gave the fans something to cheer about with strong performances in back to back home games this week. With 27 games into the 2018-19 campaign, the Glads record is 6-15-5-1 and sit second to last in the ECHL with 18 points.

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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Atlanta Gladiators Week 8 Preview

By: Chris Greene  |  Follow me on Twitter @cgreenesports

Thanks to the holiday schedule it’s been a week since the Atlanta Gladiators’ last competitive game. The break could not have come at a better time for the Glads, who sit in last place in the south division with an underwhelming 5-9-2 record. Currently 25th in the ECHL league standings, the boys have a lot of work ahead of them if

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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Gladiators Week 6 Preview

By: Chris Greene  |  Follow me on Twitter @cgreenesports

After a tough road trip last week, the Gladiators begin a two-week homestand on Friday night when they take on the Norfolk Admirals, a team they’ve got to know pretty well recently, before back to back games against the Florida Everblades on Saturday and Sunday. It’s no secret that the Gladiators have struggled so far this season, particularly defensively. Coach Pyle

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Bruins ECHL Affiliate: Gladiators Week 3 Preview

By: Chris Greene  |  Follow me on Twitter @cgreenesports

After thrashing the Greenville Swamp Rabbits 4-1 on Friday, the Gladiators were humbled to their first defeats of the season at the hands of the Orlando Solar Bears and the South Carolina Stingrays, leaving them 2-2-0 for the season. After scoring 8 goals in their first 2 games, the Gladiators could only manage 1 in games 3 and 4, head coach

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