Looking At The Bruins Defenders Actual Versus Expected Goals

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By Leon Lifschutz | Follow me @BruinsBreakdown

Now that we impressed our friends with our commentary on the Bruins’ forward group, it’s time to rub in our smarts (ahem, prove to them our nerdiness) with a discussion on the Bruins’ defenders. We will again perform an investigation looking at individual expected goals (iXG) in comparison to actual goals scored (goals or G). As we

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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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Will The 2020/21 Boston Bruins Be Better Than The 2019/20 Version?

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By: Jacob Abenante | Follow me on Twitter @Jacobabenante

When thinking about the posed question above, my clear answer is yes. This answer has many factors to it; one has a little bit to do because I go into every season expecting the Bruins to win the cup. I have been lucky enough to watch them play in three Stanley Cup Finals in

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Don’t Blame The Bruins Jacobs Family For Not Spending This Offseason; He Had No Choice

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By: BNG Staff | Follow Us On Twitter @BlackNGoldPod

As sports try to recoup their financial losses from the pandemic, Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs is just trying to get by. Jacobs and his Delaware North hospitality and gaming industry was reportedly hit hard by the pandemic. As the Bruins begin to prepare for the start of the

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Questions Arise About the Bruins Defense Moving Forward?

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By: BNG Staff | Follow Us On Twitter @BlackNGoldPod

Despite the top record in the NHL during the season, the Bruins struggled in the Eastern Conference, seeing round-robin, losing all three. They advanced to the second round of the playoffs before being ousted by the Tampa Bay Lightning. Now there are questions about the Bruins’ lackluster offseason and what to expect next year, particularly

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Three Bruins Prospects Who Will Fight For Roster Spots In 2020-21

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By Carrie Young | Follow me on Twitter @carrieyoung512

The upcoming 2020-21 NHL season will be an important one for the Boston Bruins. After two straight years of being top contenders but falling short of the Stanley Cup, the Bruins are in a precarious position and need to prove that winning is still possible. Young players will need to step up

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BNG Hockey Talk Ep. 12 With Black N’ Gold Hockey Podcast YouTuber Cameron Young

By Cameron Young | Follow me on Twitter @cmoney008

In my latest video uploaded to my YouTube channel, I grade the postseason performances of all defensemen that played for the Boston Bruins during the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs. This concludes the second part of a three part series of grading the 2019/20 Bruins team by position. Check it out below and please subscribe to my YouTube Channel and turn notifications

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What’s Next for Bruins Charlie McAvoy?

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By: Jacob Abenante | Follow me on Twitter @Jacobabenante

There are many question marks currently concerning what the 2021 version of the Boston Bruins will be. Still, one thing that is for sure is Charlie McAvoy will be the team’s number one defenseman. Over the past three-seasons, McAvoy has each year made jumps to get to this point. Starting as

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A Look Ahead: Boston Bruins 2021 Offseason

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By: Joey Partridge | Follow Me On Twitter @joey_partridge

The 2020 NHL offseason has been a wild one full of star talent changing their uniforms for new ones. Here in Bruins Nation, the offseason has been a wild journey with the Bruin’s signings, or lack thereof. Some fans remain frustrated with the Boston Bruins losing star talent such as Torey Krug,

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The 2020-2021 Boston Bruins Defense Corps and What To Expect

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By Jack Cinquegrana | Follow me on Twitter! @bruinsjc

Following the signing of 26-year-old RFA defenseman Matt Grzelcyk, Boston Bruins fans are speculating the rise of the new guard on the blue line. Captain Zdeno Chara is an unrestricted free agent, and Bruins management is unsure of his future.

The 43-year-old defenseman is evaluating his options if he wants

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