Boston Bruins

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Sara Civian
July 11, 2018 - 11:24 am
John Tavares didn’t have to make a case for himself. He’s scored the fifth-most regular season goals in the league since his 2009-10 debut, he’s coming off a top-three career season, and you just know the 27-year-old center has so much more to offer an even somewhat functional team. No doubt, it...
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Alex Reimer
July 10, 2018 - 10:30 pm
Kirk Minihane has an unwavering belief that sports talk radio should include less sports talk. To the surprise of nobody, I agree with his assessment. But that doesn’t mean my WEEI utopia would consist of Lou Merloni debating Brett Kavanaugh’s conservative credentials or Rich Keefe ripping...
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Cameron Kerry
July 07, 2018 - 2:39 pm
The Bruins were one point from being the best team in the conference. They now look like the clear cut third-best team in their division. This offseason, the Lightning and Maple Leafs look vastly superior to the black and gold. If Tampa Bay adds former Norris trophy winner Erik Karlsson, the Bruins...
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Sara Civian
July 03, 2018 - 12:16 pm
The Bruins and restricted free agent center Sean Kuraly have reached an agreement on a three-year deal with an annual cap hit of $1.275 million, the club announced Tuesday. “We’ve had really good discussions with Sean (Kuraly), so I would expect that (deal) at some point in time in the near future...
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Sara Civian
July 03, 2018 - 10:43 am
Anton Khudobin had about as quality a season as $1.2 million dollars could get the Bruins in 2017-18. Tuukka Rask’s 32-year-old backup went 16-6-7 with a 2.56 goals-against average and a .913 save percentage. More than that, he pushed Rask to perform better through particular stretches at the...
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Sara Civian
July 02, 2018 - 1:48 pm
At some point last season, the Bruins became self aware. None of us know exactly when that happened -- maybe they don’t even know when exactly it clicked -- but the awareness culminated in general manager Don Sweeney trading for Rick Nash at the deadline. The phrase “going all in” was tossed around...
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Scott McLaughlin
July 01, 2018 - 1:55 pm
While the Bruins' two toughest rivals in the division have made big moves like signing John Tavares and locking up Ryan McDonagh , the B's have so far had to settle for adding depth. After reportedly signing backup goalie Jaroslav Halak and fourth-line forwards Joakim Nordstrom and Chris Wagner,...
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Sara Civian
July 01, 2018 - 1:42 pm
The sweepstakes for John Tavares is over. Tavares chose a seven-year, $77 million deal with his hometown Maple Leafs on Sunday. “I’m thrilled to be starting a new chapter of my career and life in Toronto with the @MapleLeafs,” he tweeted . “I feel very fortunate to come join a team with a great...
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Scott McLaughlin
July 01, 2018 - 12:37 pm
The Bruins weren't willing to spend the $1.9 million per year that Tim Schaller reportedly got from the Vancouver Canucks to keep him, but it appears they were willing to spend a little less on another veteran fourth-liner. According to TSN's Darren Dreger, the Bruins have agreed to a two-year deal...
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Cameron Kerry
June 29, 2018 - 4:11 pm
Bruins general manager Don Sweeney spoke to the media for the first time since the NHL draft on Friday. He touched on various prospects, development camp notes, and offseason personnel decisions. One thing Sweeney refused to address was the ongoing pursuit of coveted free agent John Tavares...
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