2017 Bruins off-season primer: Important decisions lie ahead

2017 Bruins off-season primer: Important decisions lie ahead

With the Penguins a little over 24 hours removed from being the first team to win back-to-back Stanley Cups since the Red Wings in 1997 and 1998, there’s only one thing on the minds of hockey fans outside the City of Pittsburgh as they continue…

Jun 8, 2 months ago

A look at 18th overall picks in NHL Draft history

A look at 18th overall picks in NHL Draft history

As detailed in a piece earlier this week on whether or not Don Sweeney should trade the 18th overall pick in the NHL Draft, the Bruins GM’s brief history of drafting and developing players over his first two years suggests that he may indeed wa…

Jun 6, 2 months ago

What could the Bruins land with the 18th pick?

What could the Bruins land with the 18th pick?

As the Stanley Cup Final reaches the best of three between the Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins, the NHL’s off-season is getting closer by the day. With the Expansion Draft (tied in with the NHL Awards) and the Entry Draft a mere two…

May 30, 3 months ago

Bruins sign Anders Bjork to entry-level contract

Bruins sign Anders Bjork to entry-level contract

(Photo credit: Notre Dame Athletics) Another prospect in the Bruins pipeline is a step closer to realizing his dream of playing in the National Hockey League. After a solid three-year career at Notre Dame, forward Anders Bjork will forego his senior …

May 23, 3 months ago

The bridge vs. long-term contract case for David Pastrnak

The bridge vs. long-term contract case for David Pastrnak

As the conference finals wrap up this week and the Stanley Cup Final starting early next week – with the Nashville Predators clinching the first of two spots – the NHL’s off-season is getting that much closer. From the Expansion Dra…

May 15, 3 months ago

Bruins Daily 2016-17 report cards Part 3: Cassidy, Sweeney and Neely

Bruins Daily 2016-17 report cards Part 3: Cassidy, Sweeney and Neely

To conclude our three-part series reviewing the Bruins’ 2016-17 season, the Bruins Daily staff give their assessments to head coach Bruce Cassidy, GM Don Sweeney and President Cam Neely. Be sure to follow Bruins Daily all off-season long (inclu…