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Zdeno Chara Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
March 23, 2019 - 11:17 pm
Some people go to Florida to retire, some visit for vacation and others head down to help steal an election. Forty-two-year-old Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara went to Florida to celebrate, and he made sure there were a few reasons to do so Saturday. Just five days after his 42nd birthday Chara...
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Matt Kalman
March 23, 2019 - 10:26 am
The Boston Bruins won’t have to figure out a way to replace captain and defensive cornerstone Zdeno Chara for at least one more year. Chara agreed to a one-year contract extension Saturday worth $2 million with $1.75 million in performance bonuses. One day after his 42nd birthday, Chara told WEEI...
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Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
March 21, 2019 - 9:27 pm
Home in Toronto, the Maple Leafs were idle Thursday after splitting a road back-to-back – a loss at Nashville on Tuesday and a win in Buffalo on Wednesday. Perhaps the Bruins’ future first-round Stanley Cup playoffs opponent tuned in to Boston’s 5-1 win against the New Jersey Devils. Maybe the...
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Alex Reimer
March 21, 2019 - 11:55 am
It’s safe to Brad Marchand and Joe Haggerty won’t be standing next to each other in the snack bar line anytime soon. The Bruins’ forward lashed out at Haggerty on Twitter Thursday, skewering the beat guy for his suggestion the Bruins are better without defenseman Torey Krug. What kinda garabage is...
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Shannon Keefe
March 20, 2019 - 12:23 pm
Everyone can agree that Brad Marchand talks a lot of trash, but his colleagues apparently can't agree on whether he's good or bad at it. The results of the 2018-19 NHLPA Players Poll (which polls more than 500 current NHL players) were released Wednesday, and Marchand won the vote for both best...
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Sean Kuraly Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
March 19, 2019 - 9:53 pm
The Bruins averaged 3.3 goals per game while they went 12-3-1 in 16 games with David Pastrnak on the shelf letting his surgically repaired left thumb heal. So in Pastrnak’s return to the lineup Tuesday there was a chance the Bruins offense might let up and let their 31-goal-scoring co-leader in...
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Mike Cratty
March 16, 2019 - 11:10 pm
On a night when UFC superstar Conor McGregor was in the house, Patrice Bergeron reached a career milestone with his 800th career point, and Brad Marchand celebrated an overtime winner with a McGregor tribute, it might be easy to overlook Jaroslav Halak. With the Bruins suddenly on a three-game...
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Matt Grzelcyk and Brad Marchand celebrate
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Scott McLaughlin
March 08, 2019 - 8:43 am
The Bruins extended their point streak to 18 games with an incredible comeback win over the Florida Panthers Thursday night at TD Garden. Boston came back from 2-0 down to tie the game, but then fell behind again with 9:05 left in the game. Incredibly, Matt Grzelcyk scored with 37 seconds left to...
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David Backes Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
March 07, 2019 - 3:46 pm
While there’s pearl-clutching going on around the NHL with pundits and pontificators acting as though David Backes is some lost kitten in need of rescue, let’s take a second to read what the Bruins forward actually said after he had his third scrap in four games Tuesday night. “I asked [Bruce...
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Mike Cratty
March 07, 2019 - 11:07 am
If you're a Bruins fan with a Twitter account, there's a good chance you have stumbled upon Brad Marchand and Torey Krug's Twitter hijinks. Here's the best of the best, working down from the good exchanges to the great ones. While the feud seems to have heated up recently, it's been going on since...
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