Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson

Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
May 21, 2019 - 12:57 pm
There’ll be one less challenger to Charlie Coyle’s claim to the third-center position on the Bruins’ roster in the fall. Center Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson has opted to return to his native Sweden and sign with Vaxjo of the Swedish Hockey League for next season. In a statement, Bruins general manager...
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Matt Kalman
December 28, 2018 - 7:32 pm
Playing the role of 2016 Alexander Khokhlachev in the 2019 Winter Classic could be Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson. Or perhaps not. One thing is certain, the Bruins are going to need to replace David Backes in their lineup when they face the Chicago Blackhawks in South Bend on Tuesday because Backes will...
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Matt Kalman
December 13, 2018 - 3:49 pm
Patrice Bergeron has resumed skating but he’s not close to returning to the Bruins’ lineup for a practice, let alone a game. So the Bruins head into Pittsburgh for Friday night’s game with David Krejci centering their No. 1 line and a lot of question marks down the middle the rest of the way down...
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Erin Walsh
December 13, 2018 - 9:39 am
The “College Hockey Line" as many are calling it, seemed to collectively find its game over the past week. Ryan Donato (Harvard), Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson (Boston University), and Danton Heinen (University of Denver) are currently playing on Boston’s third line. Over the past three games, the trio...
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Ty Anderson
September 20, 2017 - 1:23 am
Injuries to defenseman Torey Krug and forward Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson were the only negatives of Tuesday’s 4-2 win over the Red Wings. Even so, Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy doesn’t seem too concerned with their status moving forward. “Took a shot up in the facial area,” Cassidy said of Krug, who...
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Ty Anderson
June 24, 2017 - 7:16 am
Wearing their Bruins jerseys over summer clothes, with the ice at TD Garden long melted, Charlie McAvoy and Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson rushed towards a muted TV above a concourse deep within the bowels of the arena they’ll call home next fall. The Devils, who won the No. 1 overall pick in the NHL...
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