Mar 4, 9 months ago

Bruins get their own version of a Stafford ‘loan’

Bruins get their own version of a Stafford ‘loan’

As he arrived in Boston on Thursday from Winnipeg, Drew Stafford was looking forward to a new opportunity. An opportunity that may only last a few months. With a pair of practices under his belt in a short 48-hour span, Stafford made his debut in Bla…

Mar 4, 9 months ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Devils

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Devils

Thanks to Toronto’s loss to Anaheim Friday night, the Bruins will keep their third place spot intact at least until the Maple Leafs next game on Tuesday against the Red Wings. On Saturday, the Black and Gold will look to help their own cause in…

Mar 3, 10 months ago

Late interference call caps off B’s frustrating night vs. Lundqvist

Late interference call caps off B’s frustrating night vs. Lundqvist

No human being is expected to leap over tall structures like the Prudential Tower or Empire State Building, including David Backes. At least it seemed that way to Backes when trying to avoid contact with Henrik Lundqvist at a pivotal point of Thursda…

Mar 2, 10 months ago

Trade Deadline proves Sweeney’s trust in Bruins locker room

Trade Deadline proves Sweeney’s trust in Bruins locker room

Without shaking up the roster, Don Sweeney did two things on deadline day. The first was keeping his future assets like Charlie McAvoy and Jakub Forsbaca-Karlsson in the pipeline. The second – and in the short term most important – thing …

Mar 2, 10 months ago

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Rangers

Game Day Preview: Bruins vs. Rangers

With the trade deadline officially over, the Bruins have opted to keep the roster intact while making a minor move in acquiring Drew Stafford from the Winnipeg Jets. With Don Sweeney giving Bruce Cassidy and the rest of the team a vote of confidence,…

Mar 1, 10 months ago

Sweeney makes minor upgrade, keeps future intact

Sweeney makes minor upgrade, keeps future intact

For the second straight year, Don Sweeney opted to make a minor upgrade to his club in hopes of returning to the postseason. As first reported by ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun moments after the NHL’s trade season officially came to a close, the Br…