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David Pastrnak: The New Bruin on the Block

With their first round pick in the 2014 draft, 25th overall, the Boston Bruins selected forward David Pastrnak. Pastrnak, a native of the Czech Republic, will fit in nicely with […]

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Great Expectations: The Story of the 2013-14 Boston Bruins

It’s funny to think about. We wait all year for days to get warmer and the sun to stay out longer. We shed layers like skin and embrace the changes […]

by · May 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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3 Things The Boston Bruins Need To Do To Beat The Canadiens

The Boston Bruins struggled in their last outing in Montreal losing the game 4-2. The Canadiens’ win put the series at 2-1 in favor of the Habs and the Bruins […]

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Bruins’ Center Depth Continues to Shine in Win Over Flyers

The narrative has always been that Patrice Bergeron was the underrated one. And that’s true–or it least it used to be. Nowadays, you can make the argument that Bergeron is […]

by · April 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Iginla’s Consistent Offense Powering the Bruins

It seems like a distant memory now, doesn’t it? No goals in his first eight games, and then just five goals spread over his next 21. For a guy who […]

by · March 16, 2014 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins
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Krejci’s Hat Trick Leads Bruins Past Panthers

It’s usually the other way around. You know, with David Krejci feeding passes to either Milan Lucic or Jarome Iginla, his power forward linemates who have a knack for shooting […]

by · March 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Olympic Storylines for Boston Bruins Fans

With five members of the Boston Bruins being selected to represent their native countries in the 2014 Winter Olympics, the Bruins fanbase will have to keep track of five teams […]

by · February 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins, Olympics
The Very Strange Homecoming of Tim Thomas

The Very Strange Homecoming of Tim Thomas

Tim Thomas is still a Boston sports hero. I think. Maybe. Actually, I’m not sure. Here’s why. It had been awhile since a “Thomas, Thomas…” chant rained down from the […]

by · January 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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The 2013-2014 Boston Bruins: How The Team Was Built

Since Peter Chiarelli became the general manager of the Boston Bruins in the summer of 2006, he has worked tirelessly to build the championship core that has been to the […]

by · January 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Patience is Key in Bruins Win Over Hurricanes

By Mike Miccoli It’s not always pretty, but this one was. With a little less than three and half minutes left in overtime, Jarome Iginla hustled the puck into Carolina’s […]

by · November 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins
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Bruins Team-First Philosophy is Key to Success

Before the Florida Panthers and the Boston Bruins could drop the puck on Thursday’s game, Claude Julien’s simple answer to a question about a former teammate set the tone for the entire night.

“They’d be right,” said Julien, when asked if the Bruins don’t win a Stanley Cup without Tim Thomas. He went on a bit further.

“Tim Thomas doesn’t win the Stanley Cup, if our team doesn’t play as well as they did in front of him,” finished the Bruins’ head coach. “So, this is an honest statement: Tim played well but I think our team played just as well in front of him.”

Forget what he said about Thomas. Julien set the tone by stressing the importance of playing as a team, in order to be successful. It was a common theme that came full circle. The Bruins needed to go back to the basics and play their game in order to win. After a bumpy first period, it’s exactly what they did.

by · November 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Florida Panthers
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Boston Bruins Unfortunately Competing Against World Series

If a hockey game is played on the same night as a World Series game, does anyone hear it? What if they are in the same city? Does anyone even […]

by · October 30, 2013 · 2 comments · Boston Bruins