Don Sweeney

Cam Neely
DJ Bean
May 20, 2015 - 11:36 am
While Cam Neely defended his relationship with Claude Julien Wednesday, he revealed a bit more about how he got along with the recently fired Peter Chiarelli. After the Bruins introduced Don Sweeney as the team'€™s next general manager, Neely stressed the importance of communication in the front...
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Claude Julien
DJ Bean
May 20, 2015 - 11:01 am
While the Bruins now officially have a general manager, the situation with their head coach remains unclear. Speaking at his introductory press conference, Boston GM Don Sweeney would not confirm whether he intends to retain or fire Claude Julien . The Bruins gave their final two general manager...
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Milan Lucic
DJ Bean
May 20, 2015 - 9:18 am
Milan Lucic 's future is now in Don Sweeney's hands. Reached for comment upon the team's hire of Sweeney, Lucic expressed excitement for the new GM. "I think it's great," Lucic said of the hire. "He's been around the organization for a while and [I] think he'll do a great job." Lucic is entering...
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DJ Bean
May 20, 2015 - 9:10 am
Don Sweeney's first big decision will regard the fate of coach Claude Julien . After that, he must take Boston's current roster and turn it into the contender it was just a season ago. Between the team's current contracts and the one that Dougie Hamilton figures to command, the B's won't have much...
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Don Sweeney
DJ Bean
May 20, 2015 - 5:16 am
The Bruins announced Wednesday that Don Sweeney has been named the team's general manager. replaces Peter Chiarelli, who was fired last month after nine seasons with the team. In the time between Chiarelli's dismissal and Wednesday's announcement, Sweeney had been handling general manager...
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Don Sweeney
DJ Bean
May 09, 2015 - 9:52 am
The Bruins don'€™t have a general manager yet, but the signs continue to point toward Don Sweeney eventually getting the gig. In fact, indications are that Sweeney is doing the heavy lifting in the Bruins'€™ front office as they begin the offseason. Sweeney has been the team's acting GM...
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Don Sweeney
DJ Bean
February 08, 2015 - 7:46 am
Bruins assistant general manager Don Sweeney joined Sunday Skate to discuss the Bruins'€™ roster as the team gets closer to the March 2 trade deadline. To listen to the interview, click here . The B'€™s have been looking for a wing nearly all season, though they are among a large number of...
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DJ Bean
August 27, 2014 - 1:41 pm
The Bruins announced Wednesday that they have extended their affiliation with the Providence Bruins and hired former Bruins forward Jay Pandolfo as a development coach. They also announced that Don Sweeney, currently an assistant general manager for the Bruins, will also serve as GM of the...
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Mike Petraglia
July 10, 2010 - 3:39 pm
WILMINGTON -- These are proud times for Bruins assistant general manager Don Sweeney . All one had to do was take one look at the massive crowd that turned out at tiny Ristuccia Arena here for the final day of the team's week-long development camp for rookies and young prospects. It was Sweeney who...
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September 30, 2009 - 1:53 pm
B's GM Peter Chiarelli announced Wednesday afternoon that Bruins assistant general manager Jim Benning has agreed to a multi-year extension with the club. Benning is entering his fourth year with the B's -- and third season as assistant GM -- after departing the Buffalo Sabres organization...
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