9:38 AM EDT, Mon April 27, 2015
Boston Bruins Rumors & News
Boston Herald Apr 26, 2015
Bruins winger Milan Lucic yesterday revealed through the team that his father, Dobro, died suddenly last week.“I learned on Wednesday, April 22 that my father passed away unexpectedly in Vancouver,” Lucic said in a statement released by the B’s. “My family and I are very grateful for the outpouring of support from the hockey community, friends and fans from around the world. We kindly ask everyone to respect our privacy during this difficult and sad time.”
Boston Herald Apr 26, 2015
Back in October, Ryan Spooner’s stock was as low as it’s been since he was drafted in the second round by the Bruins in 2010, not just within his own organization but seemingly across the league.After the B’s rolled out the red carpet for him to win the fourth-line center spot, he couldn’t seize the job, even with an injured Gregory Campbell unable to compete for his own job.
Boston Herald Apr 24, 2015
Patrice Bergeron lived through front office turmoil before.As a young Bruin in the 2005-06 season, he saw captain Joe Thornton get traded and general manager Mike O’Connell get fired. After that season, he watched Peter Chiarelli get hired, coach Mike Sullivan get fired, new coach Dave Lewis get hired and then fired after one season before Claude Julien was hired in 2007.The following eight years of relative stability with both Chiarelli and Julien running the show has been an NHL anomaly.
Boston Globe Apr 23, 2015
Another year, another Selke Trophy nomination for Patrice Bergeron.
Boston Herald Apr 23, 2015
Bruins center Patrice Bergeron, like most of his teammates, did not have one of his finest seasons in 2014-15. But he was good enough to be named a finalist for the Frank J. Selke Trophy, which goes to the NHL’s top defensive forward.Bergeron, a two-time Selke winner (2011-12 and 2013-14), is the favorite to win again at the NHL Awards show in Las Vegas June 23.The other finalists are Chicago Blackhawks all-round star Jonathan Toews, who won in 2012-13, and Los Angeles Kings stalwart Anze Kopitar.
Cult Of Hockey | Edmonton Journal Apr 22, 2015
It appears the Edmonton Oilers are looking at bringing in some experienced help for their front office. According to reports from Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman and Mark Spector, former Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli is in town to meet with …
Boston Globe Apr 22, 2015
If the Bruins hadnt missed the playoffs this year, they would have entered the postseason with a banged-up Zdeno Chara, if hed been able to play at all.
The awesomely knowledgeable Fluto Shinzawa calls DJ, Naoko and Pete to talk about his thoughts on the future of the B's. He discusses his column from earlier this week on Cam Neely wanting to give Claude the ax earlier in the season but not getting the ok. Fluto shares his thoughts on Chiarelli's firing, the future for Claude and where the Bruins should go from here. He also gives his opinion on potential moves the team can make, who would fit in here, his thoughts on the NHL playoffs so far and more.
In the final hour of the "midseason finale" as DJ likes to call it, the crew discuss more about the future of the Bruins franchise, the possible power struggle in the front office and who should be the head coach going forward. They talk to intelligent and talented Fluto Shinzawa about all of these thing and more in an excellent interview, and finally, DJ says THANK YOU!
DJ, Naoko and Pete get into the huge week for the Bruins that saw the franchise move on from GM Peter Chiarelli. They discuss why that was done and if they agree. What does this mean for Claude? They talk about Claude and if he can exist here. If not, who would work in Boston? They also get into the NHL Draft Lottery last night and talk to ESPN Boston's Joey "National" McDonald live from Tampa, Florida.
Boston Globe Apr 18, 2015
The B's had a 99 percent chance of receiving the 14th pick in June's draft and that's exactly what they got.
Boston Globe Apr 18, 2015
The reward for getting this year’s No. 1 selection gives teams the chance to hold the rights to the highest-touted prospect since Sidney Crosby.
Boston Herald Apr 17, 2015
Bruins president Cam Neely did not reveal his entire vision for how he wants his team to play, or how he wants his new general manager to execute it.But in his press conference with CEO Charlie Jacobs, Neely did give clues for what he thought were some of the team’s baseline problems. And it warrants a fresh look at what might be in store for the roster over the summer.
Boston Globe Apr 16, 2015
Why did the Bruins fire GM Peter Chiarelli? Boston.coms Jeff Pini and CineSports Brian Clark discuss the move and Claude Juliens future behind the Bruins bench.
Boston Herald Apr 16, 2015
The Bruins dismissed general manager Peter Chiarelli after nearly nine years of service. In that time, Chiarelli’s teams went to two Stanley Cup finals, winning one, and won a Presidents’ Trophy. Of his many moves, here’s a look at three of the best and three of the worst:THREE UPJune 22, 2010Transaction: Dennis Wideman and a first- and third-round pick to the Panthers for Nathan Horton and Gregory Campbell