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New Bruins Winger Jesper Froden Has Makings Of ‘Special Player’

The signing of winger Jesper Froden was a quiet one for the Boston Bruins, especially when they later went buckwild in NHL free agency and loaded up on new faces. But keep an eye on the Swede. Froden is playing in North America for the first time in his life, with the 26-year-old spending all […] The post New Bruins Winger Jesper Froden Has Makings Of ‘Special Player’ appeared first on NESN.com.

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When the season starts, who are Boston’s four centers?

Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean/NHLI via A look at the Bruins down the middle. Take a quick look at the Bruins current roster and one thing that might jump out at you: the Bruins have a lot of freakin’ centers. Besides the guys returning from last year who can play in the middle of the ice (Patrice Bergeron, Charlie Coyle, Curtis Lazar, Trent Frederic, and Jack Studnicka), the Bruins added centers Tomáš Nosek, Erik Haula, and occasional center Nick Foligno this summer via free agency. With so many options at center, the question then becomes which players will get a...

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2021 Flames Top 25 Under 25: #13 - Dan Vladar

Photo by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Vladar joins the club as the apparent backup #13 - Dan Vladar Position: Goaltender Age: 23 (as of August 1 2021) 2020-21 Team: Boston Bruins (NHL), Providence Bruins (AHL) Stats: NHL - 2-2-1, .886 SV%, 3.40 GAA, AHL - 3-4-3, .923 SV%, 2.19 GAA Acquired via Trade on July 28, 2021 2020 Ranking: NA On the opening day of free agency, there was some expectation that the Calgary Flames were going to sign a veteran backup goaltender on a cheap deal. Instead, they swung a trade late in the day with the Boston Bruins, sending a third round...

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Patrice Bergeron Addresses Looming Free Agency Ahead Of Contract Year

Patrice Bergeron is in a territory he has not often found himself in: A contract year. The Boston Bruins captain is entering the eighth and final season of his deal, which began prior to the 2014-15 season. Bergeron has spent the entirety of his career with the Bruins, and the upcoming campaign will mark his […] The post Patrice Bergeron Addresses Looming Free Agency Ahead Of Contract Year appeared first on NESN.com.

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Bruins’ Defense Looks Different After Offseason Moves

Over the last two offseasons, the Boston Bruins defense has had some notable subtractions. In 2020, Torey Krug left in free agency to join the St. Louis Blues, then right…

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Boston Bruins 2021-22 Player Preview: Erik Haula

On the first day of free agency, the Boston Bruins signed Erik Haula to a two-year, $4.75 million contract. It should be a deal that fans are accepting of, as he will make less than what Sean Kuraly received with the Columbus Blue Jackets. Haula has a $2.375 million cap hit, while Kuraly will be […] Boston Bruins 2021-22 Player Preview: Erik Haula - Causeway Crowd - Causeway Crowd - A Boston Bruins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Boston Bruins player preview: F Tomáš Nosek

The Boston Bruins signed forward Tomáš Nosek on the first day of free agency to a two-year, $3.5 million contract. He is not the most popular addition the team has made this summer, but that does not make him a bad one in the slightest. In fact, he has the potential of being a very solid […] Boston Bruins player preview: F Tomáš Nosek - Causeway Crowd - Causeway Crowd - A Boston Bruins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More