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

Dougie Hamilton will be a key contributor to the Calgary Flames for years. (Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports)

What’s the Bruins Offseason Plan?

With the NHL season finally over, the focus of every team now shifts to the offseason. For the Boston Bruins and new general manager Don Sweeney, that focus has been […]

by · June 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Making Sense of the New Bruins GM

When Charlie Jacobs and Cam Neely hired Don Sweeney as the new Boston Bruins GM, old became new again. Or, new became old again. Either cliche works here. There’s this┬ávision […]

by · May 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
(Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Were the Bruins Playoff Chances Ever Real?

It was a question asked all season long: Could the Bruins really miss the playoffs? Everyone wanted to know if the Bruins playoff chances were really in doubt and if […]

by · April 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
(Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports)

Lucic Becoming a Leader for the Bruins

Milan Lucic’s stock isn’t where it once was. He hasn’t been able to play much with his usual playmaking center and hasn’t had as much of an impact in games […]

by · April 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
(Michael Ivins-USA TODAY Sports)

Bruins Get a Boost of Confidence in Win Against Rangers

Going into Saturday’s game, it seemed unlikely that the Bruins would score three goals. In the first period. Against the New York Rangers. With Henrik Lundqvist in net. It all […]

by · March 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
Zdeno Chara is a key to Boston's success. (slidingsideways/Flickr)

The Bruins Are Stunned…Again

Approximately 25 minutes after Ryan Getzlaf scored the game-winning goal, the final score was still showing on the scoreboard at the TD Garden. This isn’t anything new, in fact, it […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Two Steps Back: Bruins Lose to the Sabres

Here we are, 12 games remaining in the 2014-15 NHL regular season, and we’re still wondering if the Boston Bruins are going to make playoffs. The Bruins won five straight […]

by · March 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
The Maple Leafs and John Ferguson Jr. let one get away when they traded Rask to Boston. (Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports)

Bruins Survive a Crazy Game of Hockey

On Thursday, the Boston Bruins proved that they can hang with the Tampa Bay Lightning. But only hang. It wasn’t an overwhelmingly convincing victory, but in a game that included […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
Coach on a lukewarm seat perhaps or something to prove? (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Could the Shootout Doom Bruins Playoff Hopes?

Claude Julien thinks that shootouts suck. He said that – those exact words – when asked why his team struggles so much in the extra time, skills competition portion of […]

by · March 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
(Michael Ivins-USA TODAY Sports)

Will a Bruins Trade Change Anything?

By Monday afternoon at 3:01 pm, there is a chance that the Boston Bruins roster looks different. It’s common knowledge that the Bruins have made several inquiries and that General […]

by · March 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
Bruins Crowd during the 2011 Stanley Cup FInal

What Do You Root For?

Here is what happened Tuesday night in Boston: The Vancouver Canucks beat the Boston Bruins, 2-1, even though Boston outshot Vancouver, 41-28. The Bruins couldn’t solve Canucks’ goaltender Eddie Lack, […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins
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How Safe is Peter Chiarelli’s Job in Boston?

Winless in five straight games and 3-4-3 in their last 10, the Boston Bruins are entering panic mode. Officially. For real, this time. Here’s why. The Bruins are, to the […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins