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The B’s Are Back! A Look at the Bruins’ 4th Line, Subs

Now, let’s take a look at the Bruins’ third line: 4th Line: Grit and Toughness LW- Daniel Paille - 2011-2012 stats: GP 69 G 9 A 6 PTS 15 +/- -5 PIM 15 C- Gregory Campbell - 2011-2012 stats: GP 78G 8 A 8 PTS 16 +/- -3 PIM 80 RW- Shawn Thornton - 2011-2012 stats: GP 81 G 5 A […]

The B’s Are Back! A Look at the Bruins’ 3rd Line

Now, let’s take a look at the Bruins’ second line: 3rd Line: Can they continue success? LW- Chris Bourque - 2021-2013 stats (AHL): GP 32 G 8 A 20 PTS 28 +/- 2 PIM 28 C- Chris Kelly - 2011-2012 stats: GP 82 G 20 A 19 PTS 39 +/- 33 PIM 41 RW- Rich Peverley - 2011-2012 stats: GP 57 […]

The B’s Are Back! A Look at the Bruins’ 2nd Line

Now, let’s take a look at the Bruins’ second line: 2nd Line: Most to Prove LW- Milan Lucic - 2011-2012 stats: GP 81 G 26 A 35 PTS 61 +/- 7 PIM 135 C- David Krejci - 2011-2012 stats: GP 79 G 23 A 39 PTS 62 +/- -5 PIM 36 RW- Nathan Horton - 2011-2012 stats: GP 46 G 17 […]

NHL, Players Union Come to Agreement to End Lockout

It took 119 long, excruciating days, but NHL games are finally in sight. The NHL and NHLPA came to a tentative agreement after a 16-hour marathon negotiating session in New York ended around 5 a.m. That means all the talk about escrow and disclaimers of interest will soon turn into talk about forechecking and line […]

Will There Be an NHL Season After the Lockout?

As we approach the 70th day of the NHL lockout fans are getting antsy, players are getting angry, and Gary Bettman is more hated than ever. With over 400 games cancelled (including the Winter Classic and All-Star game), fans can’t help but wonder when hockey will be back. The way things are looking now, a […]

Anyone Want Claude Julien to Coach Their Youth Hockey Team? Win This Raffle!

Let’s face it. With the NHL lockout in full effect, Bruins coach Claude Julien has nothing going on. He appears to realize that, so he will be offering up his services to a lucky youth hockey team, and it’s all for a good cause. Proceeds will benefit the Boston Bruins Foundation and Massachusetts Hockey. Winners […]

Is Tuukka Rask Ready to be the No. 1 Goalie for the Bruins?

Many people expected the Bruins to ink Tuukka Rask to a long-term deal this offseason, but instead he agreed to a one year deal worth $3.5 million. Rask had this to say when asked about signing a one year deal: “We figured that [the one-year deal] is best for both parties, and then if I […]

Is Dougie Hamilton the Elusive Puck-Moving Defenseman for the Bruins?

Dougie Hamilton is expected to finally join the team this season. After two stellar seasons in junior hockey, the Bruins will unleash one of the best defensemen prospects in the game this year. With an empty spot left by Joe Corvo, who had a lackluster season last year, Hamilton will be given every chance to […]

Claude Julien is Back, But is that the Best Thing for the Bruins?

Claude Julien was a game away from losing his job as the Bruins played in Game 7 in the first round two years ago against Montreal. Of course, as you remember, the Bruins won that and went on to win the cup. He earned himself a multi-year extension with the Bruins, signed during this off-season. […]

Charity Raffle for VIP Tickets to Milan Lucic’s Rock & Jock Softball Game

Ever want to meet Milan Lucic? Well, you can have that chance, and it’s all for a good cause. Celebrities For Charity is raffling off two VIP tickets to the Milan Lucic Rock & Jock Softball Game on August 22 at 7 p.m. Winners receive: 2 VIP Tickets to the game A spot on the […]

In Facebook Post, Tim Thomas Supports Chick-fil-A Owner’s Gay Marriage Stance

Tim Thomas won’t play hockey this year, but he won’t go away either. Here’s the latest gem on his Facebook page: “I stand with Chick-fil-A. Chick-fil-A is privately owned by the Cathy family. The company president, Dan Cathy, drew the wrath of gay rights advocates and supporters when he made recent statements that some have […]

Bruins 2012 Report Card: Pouliot, Kelly, Peverley, Rolston

Throughout the regular season and the playoffs, the Bruins third line was extremely productive. Chris Kelly established a new career high in goals, and if Rich Peverely didn’t miss 25 games due to injury, he would have been challenging for the team lead in scoring. Benoit Pouliot, a former top five pick, had his best […]

Bruins Confirm Tim Thomas May Take Next Year Off

It appears Tim Thomas may already have played his final game for the Bruins. Despite having one year left on his contract, the Bruins goaltender will likely sit out the 2012-2013 season. When he expressed his feelings to Peter Chiarelli in May, Thomas conveyed that he has fatigue and would like to spend more time […]

Emptying the Tank: Big 4, Lester, Theo, Thomas, Welker, Schilling, Media

I haven’t written a column in a while, so I figured I would chime in on a bunch of sports topics floating around the airwaves, newspapers and Twittersphere the past month. So let’s start with the… Celtics • Unfortunately, this team has more experience and guts than talent and playmakers to truly go the distance. […]

Bruins 2012 Report Card: Milan Lucic, David Krejci, Nathan Horton

Injuries kept this line from building on a strong first season together. Several different players filled the vacant spot at right-wing left by Nathan Horton. If Horton is healthy heading into next season, this line will likely stay together and play at a high level. Report Cards: Marchand-Bergeron-Seguin | Lucic-Krejci-Horton Milan Lucic  C+ Coming off […]