Boston Bruins Agree With Maine Mariners on ECHL Minor-Pro Affiliation

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

It’s been rumored for several weeks that the ECHL Maine Mariners were in heavy talks about a “AA” minor-pro affiliation with the National Hockey Leagues Boston Bruins per New England Hockey Journal writer Mark Divver. Well, the rumors are now true as a minor-pro affiliate of the Boston organization will return to

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Former Providence Bruins Captain Signs One-Year Deal In SHL

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Yesterday per reports from New England Hockey Journal contributor Mark Divver and the European hockey website Expressen.se, former Providence Bruins captain Paul Carey is leaving North America for the Swedish Hockey League. Carey has reportedly signed a one-year contract for the upcoming 2021/22 season with the Stockholm Djurgardens club, a team that went 17-26-5-4 in

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Peter Cehlárik Could Be Back In North America, But Not For the Bruins

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By: Matthew Cahill | Follow Me on Twitter @MWCahill5

It’s been nearly 600 days since Peter Cehlárik last played a game for the Boston Bruins, but he’s emerged back in the news over the last two and a half weeks. After announcing in August of 2020 that he would be leaving the team to play in the Swedish Hockey League, Cehlárik also voiced his frustration

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Report: NHL Bruins Pushing Hard for ECHL Affiliation Closer to New England

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

RinkSideRhodeIsland.com writer and New England Hockey Journal contributor Mark Divver sent out a tweet over the 2021 Memorial Day weekend about the National Hockey Leagues Boston Bruins very interested in an ECHL minor-pro affiliation in Portland, Maine. The Bruins do not have an “official” affiliation agreement with the Jacksonville Icemen this season but do

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Boston Bruins Sign Hall to Entry-Level Contract

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

Today the Boston Bruins announced that the team has come to a three-year, entry-level contract with forward Curtis Hall. The 20-year-old Ohio native was selected in the fourth round ( 119th Overall) of the 2018 National Hockey League entry draft held at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas home of the

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Adam McQuaid Is A Perfect Candidate for Bruins Player Development Role

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By: Craig Eagles | Follow Me On Twitter @Eags37

It would appear that Adam McQuaid could be returning to the Boston Bruins? Veteran reporter and hockey lifer Mark Divver reported that McQuaid has been in attendance for the Providence Bruins several times this week. One could speculate that McQuaid’s presence is certainly not by coincidence. The longtime Bruin and 2011 Stanley Cup Champion announced his

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Providence Bruins Get Closer To AHL Return-to-Play

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

As what seems like daily updates since the American Hockey League set a tentative return to play date, NHL.com/ EPRinkside.com AHL beat writer Patrick Williams has been a great source and continues to be leading up to the upcoming February 5th, 2021, date. In a Tweet on January 19th, 2021, Williams mentioned

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Bruins Assign Two Players To ECHL Jacksonville

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Nothing official from the National Hockey League Boston Bruins as of yet, but Mark Divver and the ECHL Transactions Page are reporting that the B’s have assigned two players to the third tier of professional hockey in North America. Forward Matt Filipe and Goaltender Kyle Keyser are heading south to join the ECHL Jacksonville IceMen as the “AA” minor-pro league gets set to kick off

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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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Bruins Prospect Has Options With NCAA Ivy League Season In Question

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By: Mark Allred | Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277

On Friday, July 10th, 2020, the uscho.com website staff wrote up an article about the cancelation of the Ivy League fall sports and how that decision could impact the start of the 2020-21 ECAC hockey regular season. Rumors have the Ivy League Winter sports schedules starting in January, even as far as March

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