The never ending debate over who the best player in the league is, if one can definitively be declared, is as diluted as it is tiring. After all, who can […]
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Following a disappointing end to their 2014 playoff run, the Bruins entered the summer with a number of questions to answer. Facing a cap crunch, a number of key players […]
It’s been an oddly quiet offseason in Boston. Jarome Iginla, Shawn Thornton, Andrej Meszaros, and Chad Johnson are all gone while replacements on the team’s depth chart are still largely […]
Loui Eriksson’s first season in Boston did not go according to plan. At the beginning of the season, he struggled to develop chemistry with his new linemates Patrice Bergeron and […]
It took the Boston Bruins a mere 64 seconds into the second period to remedy the one weakness that has been holding them back against the Montreal Canadiens in the […]
A simple, extended fall from Dale Weise after stick contact from Matt Bartkowski was enough to draw Montreal’s first power play of the game in the first period. Just as […]
Youngster Reilly Smith has made quite the impact on Boston’s offensive presence this season, so much so that it can be argued the right-winger deserves a nice contract extension from […]
There is a crowd of people in front of Brad Marchand‘s stall in the Boston Bruins locker room. From the perimeter, you’re able to see the top of the Bruins […]
As the Boston Bruins touched down Sunday evening in Boston, having completed a four-game road trip with games in Toronto, Ontario; Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta; and Vancouver, British Columbia, they […]
By Mike Miccoli It’s the second week of December and the Boston Bruins are about to go on their most important road trip of the season, even if it doesn’t […]
When the Boston Bruins traded Tyler Seguin to the Dallas Stars, a pox had finally left Boston and the Bruins could start anew. Making the trade even better was the […]
For years, Carl Soderberg was a legend–just not in the way that you’d suspect.
Acquired via trade from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for once-promising goaltender Hannu Toivonen in the summer of 2007, Soderberg became a myth of a prospect. He was a player whose NHL rights belonged to the Bruins, but he never made an appearance anywhere in the organization’s pipeline.
The truth was, no one really knew if Soderberg would ever make his way to Boston, especially after playing six seasons in Sweden. Now, more than a quarter into the 2013-14 NHL season, it’s hard to imagine the Bruins roster without the presence of Soderberg on the third line.