Chris Wagner

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Evan Marinofsky
April 14, 2019 - 12:51 am
The Boston Bruins may have scored four goals and the Toronto Maple Leafs may have scored one, but the game was over before the drop of the puck. When Bruce Cassidy sent out the fourth line of Chris Wagner, Noel Acciari and Joakim Nordstrom to counter the John Tavares line, he was sending a message...
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Matt Kalman
March 05, 2019 - 11:50 pm
Tim Schaller used his 12-goal season with the Bruins to get a two-year deal worth an annual cap hit of $1.9 million last summer. With Schaller gone the Bruins decided to invest $1.25 million over two years in Chris Wagner, who was coming off a seven-goal season with Anaheim and the New York...
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Matt Kalman
February 10, 2019 - 8:07 pm
Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy wasn’t shy when asked before the Bruins defeated Colorado 2-1 in overtime on Sunday what general manager Don Sweeney needs to add before the Feb. 25 trade deadline. Cassidy didn’t want to be disrespectful to anyone on Boston’s current roster, and he wasn’t demanding an...
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Matt Kalman
January 05, 2019 - 11:33 pm
Bruins forward Chris Wagner isn’t known for his scoring, but he was all over the offensive zone in the Bruins’ 2-1 win against Buffalo at TD Garden on Saturday. As it turned out, Wagner had some extra motivation to get on the score sheet. He had six shots on net and cashed in early inthe game after...
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Matt Kalman
December 14, 2018 - 10:16 pm
Coach Bruce Cassidy has had to juggle his forward lines for most of the season because of injuries, ineffectiveness and occasional call-ups from Providence. The Bruins' fourth line has been in as much flux as the other three trios, but Cassidy might’ve found the right combination despite Boston’s 5...
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Matt Kalman
December 11, 2018 - 1:29 pm
Bruins forward Chris Wagner has had his nose busted a couple times this season already, and it’s just Dec. 11. But Wagner hasn’t suffered any breaks in his nose, so he’s quick to point at Sean Kuraly with sympathy for what his linemate is going through. Kuraly broke a couple bones in his nose as a...
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Sara Civian
July 18, 2018 - 12:21 pm
As expected as Riley Nash’s departure was, it still stung. He signed a three-year, $8.25 million contract with the Blue Jackets during free agency, leaving the Bruins with a very specific role to replace. Nash had a career 15-26--41 season in 76 games. Cool. Replacing him is more about the time he...
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