Mike Miccoli

Mike Miccoli
Mike Miccoli covers the Boston Bruins for The Hockey Writers and has been a credentialed member of the media for all Bruins' home games for the past five years. As a former player, coach and official, Miccoli has been around the game of hockey since the age of three. Along with his work on THW, Miccoli has also been published in the New England Hockey Journal, Improper Bostonian magazine and on BostInno. You can follow him at twitter.com/mikemiccoli.


Recent Articles by Mike

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Rask Returning to Form Despite Iffy Numbers

With a win over the New York Rangers on Thursday night, the Bruins have now tied their longest winning streak of the 2014-15 NHL season, victorious in five straight. They’re […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins
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Could David Pastrnak Redefine Bruins Hockey?

David Pastrnak doesn’t play Bruins hockey and never will – at least, not in the way that you might think. No, Pastrnak doesn’t make the big hits and he probably […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 9 comments · Boston Bruins
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We Still Don’t Know What the Bruins Can Be

With a 3-0 shutout win on Thursday night against the New Jersey Devils, the Bruins concluded their seventh back-to-back series of this season. It was also the first time they’ve […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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The Bruins Aren’t Playing Good Enough to Win

After Saturday’s 3-2 overtime loss to the Ottawa Senators, Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien stressed that the team’s effort overall in the past two games was good enough to win. […]

by · January 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Bruins Pull Together Despite Missing Key Players

The Boston Bruins were without Milan Lucic and Patrice Bergeron on the same night they put forward one of their best efforts all season. It’s been that type of a […]

by · December 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
Coach on a lukewarm seat perhaps or something to prove? (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Bruins Can’t Find Momentum, Lose to Senators

Craig Cunningham’s first career NHL goal in the first period should have given the Boston Bruins the spark they needed to beat the Ottawa Senators on Saturday. Milan Lucic’s fight […]

by · December 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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The Two Sides of Milan Lucic

Milan Lucic was having a bad game through two periods on Thursday night. That’s an understatement, really. On the ice, he looked tired and uninspired. First, he was part of […]

by · December 12, 2014 · 3 comments · Boston Bruins
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What Will It Take to Fix The Boston Bruins?

There’s never a good time to make a trade. Too soon and you’re giving up on your team. Too late and you’re, well, too late. This is the situation Peter […]

by · December 4, 2014 · 11 comments · Boston Bruins
Did Julien Mismanage the Bruins Fourth Line?

Did Julien Mismanage the Bruins Fourth Line?

Here’s how a hockey game works: two teams dress 18 skaters and two goaltenders and play at least 60 minutes of hockey in three periods until one of said teams […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Tuukka Rask’s Shutout Saves the Bruins

It doesn’t have to be pretty, you know. It usually isn’t and with the way the 2013-14 NHL season is going for the Boston Bruins, it hasn’t been. So, it […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
Coach on a lukewarm seat perhaps or something to prove? (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

You Should Still Be Worried About the Bruins

Claude Julien said something interesting before the Boston Bruins’ Saturday matinee against the Carolina Hurricanes. “I guess the sky has fallen for a lot of people, but it hasn’t fallen […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Bruins Defensemen Meeting Expectations

The Boston Bruins have been counting days since the season began for all of the wrong reasons. Twenty two days since Kevan Miller’s injury, 17 days since Zdeno Chara’s, 12 […]

by · November 9, 2014 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins