NewsFeb 19, 2 years ago

Chara, Bergeron, Lucic earn honors in NHLPA poll

Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara, assistant captain Patrice Bergeron and Milan Lucic earned honors in the annual NHLPA Player Poll, released today by CBC in Canada. To no surprise, Chara was voted by fellow peers as having the hardest shot getting 5…

NewsFeb 16, 2 years ago

Bruins should pass on acquiring Nash

When Rick Nash gave Columbus Blue Jackets GM Scott Howson a list of teams where he would accept a trade to waive his no-trade clause, it was to little or no surprise that the Boston Bruins were on the list. Nash has unquestionably been one of the Blu…

NewsFeb 14, 2 years ago

Boychuk signs three-year contract extension

BOSTON — According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, Boston Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk has signed a 3-year contract worth $10.08 million — an average of $3.36 million per year. The extension will run through the end of the 2014-15 season…

NewsFeb 10, 2 years ago

Horton suffers setback in road to recovery

After suffering a concussion in the Bruins’ 6-5 win over the Flyers back on Jan. 22 in Philadelphia, Boston forward Nathan Horton has suffered a setback in his recovery. Head coach Claude Julien, who has been hesitant to reveal Horton’s s…

NewsFeb 10, 2 years ago

When Facebook, political, and hockey worlds collide

Tim Thomas is not doing himself any favors when it comes to addressing his political issues on Facebook. Just days after his infamous snub of President Barack Obama when he honored the 2010-11 Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins, Thomas stuck to his g…

NewsFeb 2, 2 years ago

Ference returns after 3-game ban

BOSTON — After receiving a three-game suspension for hitting Ryan McDonagh from behind in their 3-2 overtime loss to the New York Rangers a couple of weeks ago, Boston Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference returns to the lineup for Thursday’s …