Today in Bruins History: May 2nd, 1999, Bruins Advance to Semifinals

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

After an exhausting Double OT win in Game 5 at Carolina, the Bruins led the series 3-2. So, they headed back to home ice for a pivotal game six. With a win, the Bruins would advance to face the Buffalo Sabres in the Semifinals, and if not, it was Game seven in

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This Day in Bruins History: Bobby Orr & Joe Thornton Score Hockey “Firsts”

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

On this day in Bruins history, two familiar franchise faces marched into the month by celebrating their very own hockey “firsts” on, rather fittingly, March the first!

On March 1, 1970, in the Bruins’ 3-1 win over the St. Louis Blues, legendary B’s defenseman Bobby Orr scored his 25th goal of the season. This made him the first

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Bruins Alumni Birthday: October 27th Sergei Samsonov

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By: Jeff Playdon | Follow me on Twitter @PlaydonJeff

Former Bruins Alumni player Sergei Samsonov will be celebrating his 43rd birthday on October 27th. Sergei was drafted by the Bruins with the 8th pick in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft. Sergei immediately impacted the Bruins in the ’97-’98 season when he scored 22 goals and 25 assists. Those rookie numbers helped

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Bruins Captain Bergeron Joins Prestigious Group

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By: Max Mainville | Check me out on Twitter @tkdmaxbjj

To no surprise, on January 7th, 2021 – the Boston Bruins officially named forward Patrice Bergeron the captain of the team, replacing defenceman Zdeno Chara who departed in free agency to Washington. Bergeron, 35, has been a Bruin since he was drafted by the club 45th overall in the 2003

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On This Day: The Bruins Trade Joe Thornton

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By: JD Young | Follow me on Twitter: @JD9899

15 years ago today, the Bruins made a move that shook up the hockey landscape for years to come. In a day that will go down in infamy for Bruins fans, star captain Joe Thornton was traded to the San Jose Sharks.

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Following the 2004 lockout season, GM Mike O’Connell

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Top 20 Boston Bruins All-Stars – 2000-2020 – Part One

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By: Amy Tolman | Follow Me On Twitter @AMY7594

Although there are a TON of players that should be on this list, if we covered them all, we’d be here for the next ten years talking about them! I’ve tried to narrow down who I believe are the players that will forever be a Boston Bruins in our hearts. In this article, we’ll start with

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Does A Joe Thornton Return To The Bruins Make Sense?

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By: Jack Gotsell | Follow me on Twitter @jackgotsell

It’s been 15 seasons since Joe Thornton last wore the black and gold sweater. Could a return to Boston for the former Bruins Captain be possible? Well, I’d say it’s certainly not out of the question.

The Bruins are entering a flat cap season and every dollar is going to

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My Boston Bruins Wish List

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By Maria of Watertown | Follow me on Twitter: @mariaofh2otown

The National Hockey League free agency period begins on October 9th at 12PM and much like the trade deadline date, this period of time gives hockey fans a little tingle down their spine with the hope and anticipation that their team will make a “big splash”.  We would like nothing

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