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Should The Boston Bruins Trade Milan Lucic?

The Boston Bruins are facing an important offseason after missing the postseason. They have a new general manager in Don Sweeney chosen by old teammate and team president Cam Neely. […]

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The Boston Bruins Should Trade Chris Kelly

Dumping Chris Kelly opens things up for Sweeney to sign some key guys this offseason. He’s 34-years-old and only produced 28 points while soaking up a critical $3 million worth […]

by · May 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Is A Power Struggle Bruin In Boston?

Don Sweeney and Cam Neely were teammates for eight seasons with the Boston Bruins. Now, they are two of the highest-ranking executives in the club’s hierarchy. Sweeney was hired by […]

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NHL Playoffs: Avoiding The Big First Round Scare

For the last four seasons, and potentially a fifth this year, we’ve seen a team make the Stanley Cup Finals who was on the brink of elimination in the first […]

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The Woes and Pros of the Bruins Power Play

Anyone with the basic math skills of a third grader can tell you that a team has a distinct advantage when it has more players out on the playing surface […]

by · May 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
After serving as an assistant general manager for six seasons, Don Sweeney will get his chance to guide the Bruins back to Stanley Cup contenders. (Photo: Bill Sikes/Associated Press)

Offseason Priorities For Bruins’ GM Don Sweeney

Don Sweeney has seen it all as a member of the Boston Bruins. The 48-year-old was drafted by the club that he played 1,052 games for between 1988 and 2003. […]

by · May 21, 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 vision […]

by · May 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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The Rise And Fall Of Andrew Raycroft

Twelve years ago, Boston Bruins goaltender Andrew Raycroft took the National Hockey League by storm. Boston’s fifth-round pick in 1998 had spent the previous three seasons bouncing back and forth on Interstate […]

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UND’s McIntyre Is Leaving Impressive Legacy Behind

Imagine if the University of North Dakota didn’t have junior All-American goalie Zane McIntyre this past season. There’s a very good chance they wouldn’t be one of the top-ranked teams […]

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Bruins’ Eriksson Continues Solid Season at World Championships

Loui Eriksson’s second year in Boston was one of redemption and a return to form. The 29-year-old suffered two concussions in a nightmare 2013-14 campaign, limiting him to a career-low 10 […]

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Evaluating The Boston Bruins Backup Goalie Candidates

Add a backup goalie to the list of offseason needs for the Boston Bruins. Confirmed w/Niklas Svedberg's agent Allain Roy he signed 1-yr deal w/Salavat in KHL: "Ultimate goal is […]

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How Much Did The Boston Bruins Miss Johnny Boychuk?

When the Boston Bruins traded away Johnny Boychuk back in October, it felt like a slap in the face. The 31-year-old defenseman was shipped to the New York Islanders for […]