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Mar 3, 1 year 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, 1 year 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, 1 year 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 2, 1 year ago

Don Sweeney gives Bruce Cassidy stamp of approval

Don Sweeney gives Bruce Cassidy stamp of approval

When Claude Julien was fired days after the Bruins ugly 6-5 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs on February 4, Bruce Cassidy was named interim head coach. No disrespect to Cassidy, but he was given the promotion because at the time there was no better ch…

Mar 1, 1 year 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…

Mar 1, 1 year ago

Bruins riding momentum both at and away from TD Garden

Bruins riding momentum both at and away from TD Garden

Last season TD Garden was a house of horrors for the Boston Bruins. Going 17-18-6 at home, the Bruins knew they needed to be better on home ice in 2016-17 in order to return to the postseason after a two-year absence. With Claude Julien behind the Br…