Marcus Johansson

Zdeno Chara
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WEEI
July 09, 2019 - 4:46 pm
The Skate Podcast co-host Ken Laird isn’t pleased with what’s gone on with the Bruins since their Game 7 loss to the St. Louis Blues in the Stanley Cup Final. General manager Don Sweeney has not re-signed key restricted free agents Charlie McAvoy, Brandon Carlo and Danton Heinen, and over the...
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Marcus Johansson Boston Bruins
Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports
Matt Kalman
July 06, 2019 - 11:29 am
Unsurprisingly the Bruins’ holding pattern with their three restricted free agents has cost them a talented member of their Eastern Conference championship roster from a season ago. Unrestricted free agents forward Marcus Johansson has left to sign with the Atlantic Division rival Buffalo Sabres...
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David Backes Boston Bruins
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WEEI
July 03, 2019 - 7:00 am
This week’s edition of the all-new The Skate Podcast came on the heels of the Bruins making only minor additions at the opening of free agency on July 1. But co-hosts Ken Laird and Matt Kalman still had plenty to talk about, especially since David Backes is still a $6 million albatross on the...
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Marcus Johansson Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
June 30, 2019 - 2:29 pm
Don Sweeney admitted Friday he couldn’t get into specifics with unrestricted free agent forward Marcus Johansson because the Bruins don’t yet know how much cap space they actually have to spend with restricted free agents Charlie McAvoy, Brandon Carlo and Danton Heinen in contract limbo. So now it...
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Marcus Johansson Boston Bruins
Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports
Matt Kalman
June 28, 2019 - 5:30 pm
According to published reports, Bruins unrestricted free agent forward Marcus Johansson has been talking to several teams, including the Columbus Blue Jackets, during the free agent interview period this week. Told that #CBJ has spoken with rep for UFA F Marcus Johansson, who gave them all kinds of...
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Gabby Guerard
June 07, 2019 - 7:30 pm
The NHL’s Department of Player Safety announced late on Friday that Blues forward Ivan Barbashev has been suspended one game for an illegal check to the head against Bruins forward Marcus Johansson in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final. St. Louis’ Ivan Barbashev has been suspended for one game for an...
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Ryan Hannable
June 07, 2019 - 10:14 am
While Blues forward Ivan Barbashev wasn't called for a penalty on a high hit on Marcus Johansson in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final, he may face discipline from the league. The Department of Player Safety announced Friday that Barbashev will have a hearing Friday for an illegal hit to the head (see...
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Marcus Johansson Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
May 25, 2019 - 4:47 pm
Marcus Johansson knows what it’s like to get dumped and then watch his ex hit the lottery. That’s what it must have felt like for the Bruins forward watching the Washington Capitals win the Stanley Cup last season, one year after trading him to the New Jersey Devils. Johansson had played in 69...
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Scott McLaughlin
May 10, 2019 - 1:27 am
The Bruins power play hasn't always been smooth in these playoffs, but it has been pretty lethal. In Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Thursday, it was a pair of power plays early in the third period that turned the game around, flipping a 2-1 Hurricanes lead to a 3-2 Bruins lead en route...
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Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
April 26, 2019 - 12:58 am
One Bruins player leaving TD Garden after a 3-2 overtime win in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference second round against Columbus on Thursday suggested one other player in the world capable of making a backhand pass across the ice like the one Marcus Johansson threw to Charlie Coyle for the game-tying...
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