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Bruins Free-Agency: Bruins Bring Back the Band

The Boston Bruins announced on Monday, August 8th that they have re-signed legends Patrice Bergeron and David Krejci. With all of the missing pieces already on the roster, these signings are a big boost to the list of healthy players.   What Will They Add? Patrice Bergeron is the 4th highest scorer in Bruins history […] Bruins Free-Agency: Bruins Bring Back the Band - Causeway Crowd - Causeway Crowd - A Boston Bruins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Bruins Free-Agency: Pavel Zacha Agrees to Contract With Bruins

The Boston Bruins made a flood of signings on Monday, inking 3 players to new deals. Pavel Zacha was recently acquired by the Bruins from New Jersey for forward Erik Haula in July. Zacha was a restricted free agent and had filed for an arbitration hearing before he was traded. The Bruins and Zacha agreed […] Bruins Free-Agency: Pavel Zacha Agrees to Contract With Bruins - Causeway Crowd - Causeway Crowd - A Boston Bruins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Boston Bruins Free Agency: Bruins Best Options

The Boston Bruins don’t have much room to add to their roster. They have an arbitration hearing with newly acquired forward Pavel Zacha, extend cornerstone David Pastrnak, and bring back both David Krejci and Patrice Bergeron. All of this needs to be done with just $4 million in cap space.   In order to ensure […] Boston Bruins Free Agency: Bruins Best Options - Causeway Crowd - Causeway Crowd - A Boston Bruins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Free Agency: Bruins Should Not Look At Phil Kessel

It has been 16 years since the Bruins drafted a young Phil Kessel 5th overall in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft and while the forward spent the first 3 years of his NHL career in Boston and had pretty good personal success, little could be said about team success during that time. Phil Kessel is […] Free Agency: Bruins Should Not Look At Phil Kessel - Causeway Crowd - Causeway Crowd - A Boston Bruins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Bruins News & Rumors: Kadri, Montgomery, Bergeron & More

In this edition of Boston Bruins News & Rumors, Nazem Kadri is still available in free agency and is being considered by some as an option for Don Sweeney to…

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Where Could Jack Studnicka Play This Season?

The Boston Bruins are well into the offseason and despite the lack of free agency moves and a mediocre draft, somehow the Bruins are doing some thing right and one of those things in locking down Jack Studnicka to a new deal. Jack Studnicka was the Bruns 2nd round pick in the 2017 draft and […] Where Could Jack Studnicka Play This Season? - Causeway Crowd - Causeway Crowd - A Boston Bruins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Bruins Re-Signing Studnicka Provides More Options in 2022-23

It has been about as quiet as it could possibly be for the Boston Bruins since the start of free agency on July 13. Other than the New York Islanders,…

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5 Bruins’ Games to Circle on the 2022-23 Calendar

A bit lost in the madness of the 2022 NHL Entry Level Draft and the start of free agency, the NHL announced the 2022-23 regular season schedule on Jul. 6.…

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Here’s When Bruins’ Pavel Zacha Will Have Arbitration Hearing

Pavel Zacha now knows when he will have his salary arbitration hearing. The Bruins forward, who was traded from the New Jersey Devils to Boston in exchange for Erik Haula on the first day of NHL free agency, is a restricted free agent and needs a new contract. Bruins general manager Don Sweeney revealed he […] The post Here’s When Bruins’ Pavel Zacha Will Have Arbitration Hearing appeared first on NESN.com.

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Bruins Face Long Odds to Acquire Flames’ Tkachuk

It’s been eight days since the beginning of free agency and the Boston Bruins have been one of, along with the New York Islanders, quietest teams. The only move to…

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Bruins Offseason Relatively Quiet as They Wait on Bergeron & Krejci

It has been one week since free agency kicked off around the NHL and things have gone crazy. Teams in both conferences found the goalie who will put them over…

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3 Free Agents the Bruins Missed Out on Signing

It’s been six days since free agency opened up in the NHL. Several players and even some high-profiled ones changed teams and conferences for the 2022-23 season. A lot of…

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Bruins Restricted Free Agent Pavel Zacha Elects Salary Arbitration

Boston Bruins forward Pavel Zacha elected salary arbitration Sunday, the NHL announced. Zacha was the only Bruins player to elect to have an arbitration hearing, which will be held between July 27 and Aug 11. The Bruins traded for Zacha on July 13 during the opening hours of free agency. He was acquired in exchange […] The post Bruins Restricted Free Agent Pavel Zacha Elects Salary Arbitration appeared first on NESN.com.

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Meet Your New Bruins: 2022 Offseason Edition

Heading into the first day of free agency, the Boston Bruins weren’t expected to make many moves. They do not have enough cap space to be big spenders, especially since…

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Bruins Make the Right Choice in Haula and Zacha Swap

Hours before the explosion of chaos that is the start of free agency, the Boston Bruins made a one-for-one trade with the New Jersey Devils, acquiring Pavel Zacha in exchange…

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Five Takeaways From Bruins GM Don Sweeney’s Press Conference

Day 1 of NHL free agency was busy with teams signing players to long-term contracts and other teams trying to fill the holes those Johnny Gaudreau left behind. The Boston Bruins made a few moves Wednesday including trading Erik Haula to the New Jersey Devils for Pavel Zacha in a one-for-one swap. There still are […] The post Five Takeaways From Bruins GM Don Sweeney’s Press Conference appeared first on NESN.com.

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Don Sweeney Offers Latest Regarding Patrice Bergeron Talks

The Bruins made a big move on the front line to start off free agency Wednesday, but the big question for Boston remains whether it bring back reigning Selke Trophy winner Patrice Bergeron. General manager Don Sweeney has given a number of updates on the Bruins captain and David Krejci through the offseason. Sweeney announced […] The post Don Sweeney Offers Latest Regarding Patrice Bergeron Talks appeared first on NESN.com.

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Pavel Zacha Admits He ‘Wasn’t Close To Where He Could Be’ With Devils

Pavel Zacha is ready for a fresh start and it sounds like Boston is the best place for him to do just that. The forward was traded to the Bruins from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for Erik Haula on Wednesday during the first day of NHL free agency. Zacha was drafted sixth overall […] The post Pavel Zacha Admits He ‘Wasn’t Close To Where He Could Be’ With Devils appeared first on NESN.com.

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Vinni Lettieri, Bruins Agree To Two-Way Deal On Day 1 Of Free Agency

The Bruins added some more forward depth during the first day of NHL free agency. Boston agreed to a two-way deal with Vinni Lettieri, the Bruins announced Wednesday. To read about the other signings from Day 1, click here. Lettieri played games with the Anaheim Ducks between the 2020 and 2022 seasons after spending his […] The post Vinni Lettieri, Bruins Agree To Two-Way Deal On Day 1 Of Free Agency appeared first on NESN.com.

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Bruins’ Don Sweeney Reveals Where David Krejci Talks Currently Stand

The Boston Bruins have gotten busy on the first day of NHL free agency, but what’s on the minds of fans is the future of a fan favorite. Boston general manager Don Sweeney has expressed cautious optimism regarding David Krejci’s return to the Bruins. He’s noted talks have been there with the 36-year-old forward, and […] The post Bruins’ Don Sweeney Reveals Where David Krejci Talks Currently Stand appeared first on NESN.com.

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Don Sweeney, Bruins Hope To Strike New Deal With Pavel Zacha

Despite working with a relatively low cap number, the Boston Bruins made a flurry of moves on day one of NHL free agency. In what will likely be the move that has the most immediate impact, the Bruins traded forward Erik Haula to the New Jersey Devils for forward Pavel Zacha. In his Wednesday press […] The post Don Sweeney, Bruins Hope To Strike New Deal With Pavel Zacha appeared first on NESN.com.

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Bruins Announce Trade For Pavel Zacha As Erik Haula Sent To Devils

Update 12:15 p.m. ET: The Bruins announced a trade with the New Jersey Devils on Wednesday with Pavel Zacha joining Boston in a one-for-one swap for forward Erik Haula. Original Story: The Boston Bruins appear to have made their first move of free agency. According to TSN’s Darren Dreger and Sportnet’s Elliotte Friedman, the New […] The post Bruins Announce Trade For Pavel Zacha As Erik Haula Sent To Devils appeared first on NESN.com.

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Don Sweeney Explains Where Bruins’ Offseason Plans Stand

The Bruins got busy on the first day of NHL free agency, and general manager Don Sweeney gave his assessment on Boston’s aggressiveness moving forward. The B’s weren’t the only team that made multiple signings Wednesday. The Tampa Bay Lightning made a few signings to keep the core of their squad, and the Columbus Blue […] The post Don Sweeney Explains Where Bruins’ Offseason Plans Stand appeared first on NESN.com.

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A.J. Greer Posts Touching Reaction To Signing Contract With Bruins

The Bruins announced multiple signings on the first day of NHL free agency, and one addition has a local connection. Boston general manager Don Sweeney announced the team made five signings Wednesday, including Vinni Lettieri, who signed a two-way contract. A.J. Greer was also one of those five additions. The forward signed a two-year, one-way […] The post A.J. Greer Posts Touching Reaction To Signing Contract With Bruins appeared first on NESN.com.

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Devils trade Pavel Zacha to Bruins for Erik Haula

Farewell Zacha | Tom Horak-USA TODAY Sports The first domino has fallen for the Devils on free agency day, but it wasn’t a signing. It’s a trade, as Pavel Zacha was dealt to the Bruins for Erik Haula. This quick post dives into why this is a solid move for the Devils. Unrestricted free agency opens at noon Eastern today, but Tom Fitzgerald and the New Jersey Devils wasted little time continuing to reshape the roster. A day after buying out forward Janne Kuokkanen, Fitzgerald continued to reshape the bottom six of the Devils roster by trading Pavel Zacha to the...

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Ex-Bruins Forward Curtis Lazar Agrees To Three-Year Deal With Canucks

Curtis Lazar is heading home. Lazar agreed to terms on a three-year deal with the Vancouver Caucks on Wednesday shortly after free agency began, the team announced. Lazar spent the last two seasons with the Boston Bruins. The 27-year-old forward was part of the trade with the Buffalo Sabres that brought Taylor Hall to Boston […] The post Ex-Bruins Forward Curtis Lazar Agrees To Three-Year Deal With Canucks appeared first on NESN.com.

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Bruins trade for Devils’ Pavel Zacha

Photo by Francois Lacasse/NHLI via Looks like the center position just got a little different in Boston today Today around 11, the Bruins decided they were gonna go make themselves a trade to open Free Agency, and it started with a one-for-one: Erik Haula is heading to the #NJDevils in the Pavel Zacha deal. Confirmed.— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) July 13, 2022 A Forward who can play both Center and Left Wing, Zacha has been playing with the New Jersey Devils ever since he was drafted in That Draft We Don’t Speak About, and has been a solid play-driving...