Jul 2, 1 year ago

Don Sweeney on Marc Savard: “A foundational player”

https://www.bruinsdaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Don-Sweeney-Press-Conference1.jpeghttps://www.bruinsdaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Don-Sweeney-Press-Conference1.jpegDon Sweeney on Marc Savard: “A foundational player”

(Photo credit: Steve Babineau, Boston Bruins) Marc Savard hasn’t played a game since January of 2011 when a hit from former Bruin Matt Hunwick (albeit clean) put an end to his career. A year before that, and a few months removed from signing a …

Jul 1, 1 year ago

Bruins sign Beleskey, trade Smith and Savard’s contract for Hayes

Bruins sign Beleskey, trade Smith and Savard’s contract for Hayes

The Don Sweeney era might have gotten off to a rough start, but he certainly made up for some of his miscues like the Zac Rinaldo acquisition along with trading Dougie Hamilton and Milan Lucic — without much to write home about on their returns…

Jun 30, 1 year ago

Bruins’ mismanagement of young stars an alarming trend

Bruins’ mismanagement of young stars an alarming trend

Don Sweeney might have inherited a salary cap mess from Peter Chiarelli, but at this point there’s a bigger concern surrounding the Boston Bruins organization: their inability to keep young stars before they hit their primes. After a career-hig…

Jun 29, 1 year ago

Skepticism grows as Bruins acquire Zac Rinaldo

Skepticism grows as Bruins acquire Zac Rinaldo

In this day in age, a fourth line pest like Zac Rinaldo is worth a third round draft pick in the National Hockey League. Let’s rephrase that sentence a little bit: in this day in age, a fourth line pest like Zac Rinaldo is worth a third round d…

Jun 27, 1 year ago

Don Sweeney era off to a rocky start

Don Sweeney era off to a rocky start

(Photo credit: Steve Babineau, Boston Bruins) One day certainly will not make or break Don Sweeney’s tenure as General Manager of the Boston Bruins. But it’s safe to say that the beginning of the Sweeney era is off to a rough start. Force…

Jun 25, 1 year ago

Five Bruins games to watch in 2015-16

Five Bruins games to watch in 2015-16

The unofficial conclusion of the 2014-15 season took place in Las Vegas last night with the annual NHL Awards. The off-season is now upon us, and today the league announced their schedule for the 2015-16 season. Two of the Bruins’ 82-game slate…