A Return To Atlanta May Have Fallen Short For Bruins “AA” Minor-Pro Affiliation

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Word out of the ECHL and more importantly, the Atlanta Gladiators Franchise, the former “AA” minor-pro affiliate of the National Hockey Leagues Boston Bruins will not participate in the 2020/21 season. With the close of the 2019/20 regular season due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the one-year affiliation agreement between the Bruins and Gladiators officially ended.

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The Bruins Should Add Another Goaltender In The 2020 NHL Draft

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

The National Hockey Leagues 2020 Entry Draft round is set to be online and the festivities opening up this Tuesday evening at 7pm ET. Rounds two through seven will take place on Wednesday morning at 11:30 ET. Round one can be viewed on NBCSN and Network LiveStream of the opening round festivities seen HERE and the

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Boston Bruins Prospect Season Review: Dan Vladar

By: Tim A. Richardson | Follow Me On Twitter @TimARichardson

Next up on my prospect season review is netminder Dan Vladar. The young goaltender was drafted in the third round, 75th overall in the 2015 NHL Draft. Coming into the season, some question marks surrounded Vladar. He had a less than stellar 2018-2019 season. He had gone 13-13-4, with a 2.73 GAA and a .898 save percentage in 31 games

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What Will Boston’s Goaltending Look Like When The NHL Returns?

By: Michael DiGiorgio  |  Follow Me On Twitter @BostonDiGiorgio

The NHL announced the Return To Play plan yesterday, which included a plethora of new scenarios the NHL has never seen before.  Gary Bettman, NHL Commissioner, announced 24 teams would return, along with some exciting playoff and draft lottery scenarios.  Among these changes, the NHL has authorized the eligible playoff teams to carry 28 skaters and as many goalies as they’d

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Bruins’ Options If Rask Decides To Retire After 2020-21 Season

By: Andrew Lindroth | Follow Me On Twitter @andrewlindrothh

According to Matt Porter of The Boston Globe, in a recent interview with Boston Bruins goaltender, Tuukka Rask, he recently claimed he would not rule out the option of retiring after his contract expires in the 2021 off-season. With this being said, this could drastically affect the Bruins as their unstoppable goalie tandem of Rask and Jaroslav Halak, as Halak’s contract

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Breaking: Jeremy Swayman Signs Deal With Boston Bruins

By: Tim A. Richardson | Follow Me On Twitter @TimARichardson

Amidst the uncertainty of the NHL season, the Boston Bruins have some news. Goalie Jeremy Swayman has signed a deal with the club. The details of the contract have not yet been released; however, news of the signing came to us via the University of Maine Hockey Twitter page.

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Bruins Minor-Pro Affiliate Done With Season After Virus Concerns Rise

By: Mark Allred  |  Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Per CBC & Sportsnet reporter/writer Elliotte Friedman sent out a tweet below letting the hockey world that the ECHL would announce that the league is going to cancel the season on Monday. Minutes later the well informed Friedman updated the new that the cancelation of the 2019-20 was going to be within the hour and not on the upcoming Monday. Later

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Report: Bruins Goaltending Prospect Keyser Could Return To Action Soon

By: Mark Allred  |  Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Longtime American Hockey League writer Mark Divver reported the other day that the Providence Bruins have sent Boston Bruins goaltending prospect Kyle Keyser to their “AA” minor-pro affiliate in Atlanta Georgia. The 20-year-old undrafted netminder signed with the National Hockey Leagues Bruins in early October of 2017 after the B’s placed Malcolm Subban on waivers ultimately being claimed by the Vegas

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AHL Bruins Sign Goaltender For Remainder Of The 2019-20 Season

By: Mark Allred  |  Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277
Earlier this week I dropped the news of the Boston Bruins recall of goaltender Dan Vladar and the club’s top minor-pro affiliate the Providence Bruins signing of a new addition in the crease. That article I posted late on Wednesday night January 15th, 2020, can be seen HERE. The official news from the Boston organization pertaining to this transaction can

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Providence Bruins Lagace Has Persevered In First Season With AHL Club

By: Mark Allred  |  Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277
In a recent article, I wrote which can be seen HERE, I mentioned how well Providence Bruins goaltender Dan Vladar was doing in his return to the crease after a lengthy lower-body injury. In this article, I’d like to stay with the goaltending depth with the Boston Bruins top minor-pro affiliate and talk about the effort thus far of netminder

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