The first decade of the new millennium has been a pendulum for the National Hockey League: it has seen the disappointment of a lockout during the 2004-2005 season coupled with the high expectations of “the Next One,” Sidney Crosby. The Boston Bruins had the same swings, ranging from the excitement of a first-place finish in [...]
With veterans healthy and youngsters one year wiser, the boys in black and gold are ready to build on a so-so 2007 campaign. Despite getting pummeled in Game 7 against the top seeded Canadiens, the bright spots throughout the season were far from scarce. Bruins Initially an Afterthought in 2007-08 After losing their leader early [...]
So will you be yelling for Yelle this season at the Garden? OK…sorry about that one. But the Bruins did help out their roster by inking a guy (Yelle is 34) that brings nice veteran presence, which was lost when Glen Murray’s contract was bought out in July. Center/wing Stephane Yelle signed a one-year, $750,000 [...]
According to the Globe’s Fluto Shinzawa, the Bruins are scheduled to hold informal skating sessions at Ristuccia Arena starting on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Click here for a map of the arena’s location. As always, on-ice sessions are free and open to the public, so I think it would be nice if there were more fans [...]
The Boston Bruins have bought out the final year of veteran right-winger Glen Murray’s contract. The team announced the move Saturday. The 35-year-old Murray, a 16-year veteran, has scored 337 goals with 314 assists in 1,009 regular season games. Murray was in his second stint with the Bruins and was their first-round pick in 1991.
After trailing 4-0, the B’s worked hard to get back in the game and successfully grabbed one point by losing in OT. This game was a wild one and the goal-tending (Thomas, Coklin) was horrible from both sides. Crosby and Malkin had a good game (as expected) while Marco Sturm finally woke up from his [...]