Bruins Rumors & News

  • Confidence growing in Loui Eriksson

    Boston Herald "There is a growing perception that the Bruins got hosed by the Dallas Stars in the Tyler Seguin deal, a quite understandable perception, even if it hasn’t yet proven to be accurate. And, as the most established player coming here from Dallas, Loui Eriksson always bears the brunt of criticism..." February 01

  • Bruins recall Subban from Providence

    WEEI Boston "All Bruins were present for Friday’€™s Bruins practice, including a new face. Goaltender Malcolm Subban was recalled from Providence, as the B’€™s sent backup netminder Niklas Svedberg to Providence on a conditioning loan. Svedberg has played just one game over the last month, a 14-save shutout..." January 30

  • Reilly Smith Ends Goal Drought With Three Points In Bruins’ Win Over Islanders

    NESN "Reilly Smith has been plagued by inconsistency this season, but his performance in Thursday night’s 5-2 win over the New York Islanders could serve as a catalyst for a strong second half of the regular season. The Boston Bruins right winger entered Thursday with an 11-game goalless drought and..." January 30

  • Report: Bruins take step to release Gagne

    Pro Hockey Talk "Simon Gagne‘s attempt to stage a comeback after being out of the NHL for a season was successful as he participated in 23 games with Boston. On Jan. 12 though, he made it known that he was permanently leaving the Bruins. “The last month has been extremely difficult for me with my father being..." January 29

  • Why the NHL's most hated players are never going away

    CBSSports.com "They tend to be some of the most hated players in the NHL, and when they inevitably do something reckless you probably want them out of the league. They are the guys that spend their time skating along the fine line between "playing with an edge," and playing dirty. On occasion, they will jump..." January 28

  • Bruins' Bergeron finally getting All-Star recognition

    CSN New England "By the playfulness of his tone and the relaxed look in his eyes, one who has been around Patrice Bergeron enough can tell he’s having some fun being an NHL All-Star for the first time. It’s business as usual in the regular season for the steady, solid Bergeron, but he’s allowing the little kid..." January 25

  • NHL announces 2016 Winter Classic, Stadium Series

    NHL.com "The National Hockey League set its outdoor calendar for the 2015-16 season during a press conference Saturday afternoon at Nationwide Arena. The Boston Bruins will host the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic on Jan. 1, playing the rival Montreal Canadiens at Gillette Sadium in Foxborough,..." January 25

  • Seguin blasts ‘party animal’ claims, says Bruins gave up on him

    Pro Hockey Talk "In another great column by an NHL player in “The Players’ Tribune,” Tyler Seguin bared his soul – and at times, his teeth – regarding the trade that sent him from the Boston Bruins to the Dallas Stars. While he explains that he let his play do the talking after the trade, Seguin took this..." January 25

  • Avalanche Overcome Bruins and Power Play Failure, Win 3-2

    Mile High Hockey "A late goal from Ryan O`Reilly propels the Avs past the Bruins in the shootout. Last game before the All Star Break and it's a big one as the Avs take on a tired Bruins squad desperate for two points in the Western Conference playoff race. In the words of Captain Tenneal.... "Get it..." January 22

  • Lucic recalls 'presence' from Iginla that's now missed

    CSN New England "The trip to Colorado is a quick one for the Boston Bruins on the second night of back-to-back road games against the Stars and Avalanche, and with the players all scattering for the NHL All-Star break that begins on Thursday. But it’s expected there will be enough time on Wednesday for some of..." January 22

  • Crosby, Stamkos top picks in NHL.com All-Star draft

    NHL.com "The stars of the 2015 NHL All-Star Weekend in Columbus will conduct a fantasy draft Friday to create teams for a real game to be played Sunday. We here at NHL.com decided to get into the spirit by conducting our own All-Star fantasy draft. Dan Rosen played the role of Jonathan Toews; Corey..." January 22

  • Tuukka Rask, Great Penalty Killing Propel Bruins To Comeback Win Over Stars

    NESN "Tuukka Rask has been the Boston Bruins’ best player since the calendar turned to 2015, and he gave another fantastic performance Tuesday night in a 3-1 road win against the Dallas Stars. Rask stopped 36 of 37 shots for a .973 save percentage to improve his January record to 5-1-2. The reigning..." January 21

  • Revisiting Seguin deal reveals a lot of truths

    CSN New England "With the Boston Bruins getting ready for their first meeting of the season with the Dallas Stars and with Tyler Seguin leading the NHL with 28 goals, now would seem the perfect time to revisit the blockbuster, franchise-altering swap between two teams, and one golden hockey talent. First, let’s..." January 20

  • Bruins to Host Canadiens in 2016 Winter Classic at Gillette Stadium

    WEEI Boston "The Bruins will host the Canadiens in the 2016 Winter Classic at Gillette Stadium, WEEI.com has learned from league sources. The Jan. 1 meeting between the two clubs, which has long been speculated, will be the second Winter Classic the Bruins have hosted. The B’€™s defeated the Flyers in..." January 19

  • Marchand hopes 'selfish act', suspension doesn't hurt B's

    CSN New England "Brad Marchand was thankful that his slew-footing of Derick Brassard didn’t earn him more than a two-game suspension and chastised himself for a “selfish” action that could potentially harm the Bruins when they're just starting to turn things around. Marchand was suspended for the third time in..." January 18

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    Aaron Portzline @Aportzline

    Told no discipline for #Bruins Soderberg for blow to head on #CBJ Calvert. League ruled it was more a follow-through than a 'pop."

  • David Pastrnak to stay in NHL

    ESPN.com "The Bruins have committed to keeping rookie forward David Pastrnak in the NHL, general manager Peter Chiarelli said Thursday night. Pastrnak is playing his ninth game of the season and a decision had to be made before his 10th on whether to keep him in Boston or send him back to Providence of..." January 18

  • Bruins' Brad Marchand suspended for slew-footing

    USA Today "Under previous NHL disciplinary regimes, slew footing usually resulted in fines rather than suspensions. But new disciplinarian Stephane Quintal handed out his second slew-footing suspension this season on Friday when he ordered Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand to sit for two games. Slew..." January 17

  • Bruins shut out Rangers, win 5th straight

    CSN New England "The Boston Bruins are beginning to give everybody around the team a reason to believe they’ve fully turned things around. They once again downed a quality team as they outshot the New York Rangers on the shot clock, and thoroughly handled them on the ice by a 3-0 shutout score at TD Garden for..." January 16

  • Report: NHL will review possible slew-foot by Brad Marchand

    Sporting News "Bruins forward Brad Marchand could face discipline from the NHL for what appeared to be a slew-foot of Rangers forward Derick Brassard on Thursday night. The league is reviewing the incident, which occurred in the second period, The Boston Globe reported. Marchand was not penalized." January 16

  • Claude Julien: Rookie David Pastrnak’s Status With Bruins Being Evaluated

    NESN "Rookie forward David Pastrnak has made quite an impression during his brief Bruins career. Thursday night’s matchup against the New York Rangers at TD Garden will be Pastrnak’s ninth of the campaign. If he plays in 10 games, the first year of his entry-level contract goes into effect this season...." January 15

  • Pastrnak's two goals propel Bruins past Lightning, 4-3

    CSN New England "All questions about the immediate future of David Pastrnak’s career should have been answered on Tuesday night. The 18-year-old scored a pair of goals and ignited the Bruins offense once he was paired up with David Krejci and Milan Lucic in the second period, and helped pace the Black and Gold..." January 14

  • Simon Gagne will not return to Bruins this season to be with family

    MassLive.com "The Bruins announced on Monday, that forward Simon Gagne will not be returning to the team. Gagne was granted an indefinite leave of absence on Dec. 10 to spend time with his father, who was battling cancer at the time. His father has since passed away. “At this time Simon feels that he has..." January 13

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    Boston Bruins @NHLBruins

    Loui Eriksson still a game-time decision today, per Julien ^CS

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    Amalie Benjamin @AmalieBenjamin

    Eriksson out due to the injury from the uncalled slash by Bortuzzo in the second period last night.

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    Kirk Luedeke @kluedeke29

    Prospect news: Multiple sources have told me the Boston Bruins have signed Seattle Thunderbirds (WHL) free agent '94 forward Justin Hickman

  • Bergeron OT goal lifts B's over Penguins, 3-2

    CSN New England "It wasn't perfect and it wasn't very pretty. But it was flat out important for the Bruins to get the two points by any means necessary against the Pittsburgh Penguins. The air of urgency and looming consequences if things don't turn around for the Black and Gold is unmistakable right now, and the..." January 08

  • Marchand, Krug scrap nothing but 'tempers flaring'

    CSN New England "At least the Bruins players got their stories straight after getting into a rare scuffle at practice on Tuesday morning at TD Garden. Brad Marchand and Torey Krug got into a bit of pushing and shoving followed by some angry hugging toward the end of a 45 minute practice at the Garden. There..." January 07

  • New CEO calls Bruins' season 'unacceptable'

    ESPN Boston "In his first official act as CEO, Charlie Jacobs made it clear that everyone in the Boston Bruins organization is being evaluated and decisions will be made soon in regard to the team's subpar performance. "I'd say without question this has been a very disappointing year," Jacobs said. "It's..." January 06

  • NHL to unveil player-tracking for All-Star Game

    Sportsnet.ca "The NHL is preparing to take a glimpse into the future by using player-tracking technology at the upcoming all-star game. Officials from the league and NHL Players’ Association will be in Columbus for testing early next week, according to two sources, with the goal of employing the Sportvision..." January 06

  • Bruins Recall Pastrnak from Providence

    NHL.com "Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today, Tuesday, January 6, that the club has recalled forward David Pastrnak from the Providence Bruins (American Hockey League). Pastrnak will join the team for practice on Tuesday at TD Garden and travel with the team to Pittsburgh,..." January 06

  • Canes make it 2 straight in 2-1 shootout win over Bruins

    Raleigh News & Observer "Jordan Staal is in the Carolina Hurricanes’ lineup, and the Canes now have their first winning streak since early November. It’s hardly a coincidence. The Canes badly missed Staal, who was out the first 35 games of the season with a broken leg. But Carolina’s 2-1 shootout victory Sunday..." January 05

  • McQuaid practices, nears return for Bruins

    CSN New England "The Bruins got one step closer to full health with Adam McQuaid nearing his return. “I felt pretty good out there today,” said McQuaid. “The shot is coming along better, getting the feel for the puck, and just getting into the flow of things. It’s definitely close. Every day there’s been pretty..." January 02

  • Milan Lucic: 'It Wasn't A Good 2014. I'm Happy It's Over'

    Boston "Before he took a question from the media following the Bruins' 4-3 shootout loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs after their New Year's Eve tilt, Milan Lucic opened his postgame locker room session with a statement. "It wasn't a good 2014," the eighth year power forward said. "I'm happy it's over...." January 01

  • Is Julien part of the Bruins problem?

    CSN New England "The Boston Bruins have been up and down all season and if they keep up the current pace there is a chance they could miss the playoffs. There have been a lot of reasons for the their struggles, but is their coach one of them? Gary Tanguay and Kevin Paul Dupont discuss Claude Julien’s role in..." December 31

  • Bergeron, Lucic practice, but status uncertain

    ESPN Boston "Bruins forwards Patrice Bergeron and Milan Lucic remain day-to-day with undisclosed injuries, and their status for Wednesday’s game against the Toronto Maple Leafs is unclear. Both missed Monday’s 5-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings at TD Garden, but both participated in the Bruins’ full..." December 30

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    Joe Haggerty @HackswithHaggs

    No Patrice Bergeron & no Milan Lucic on the ice for morning skate. Means we shouldn't expect to see them tonight vs Red Wings #BruinsTalk

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    Edmonton Oilers @EdmontonOilers

    #Oilers claim forward Matt Fraser off waivers from the @NHLBruins and place forward Steve Pinizzotto on waivers. pic.twitter.com/EG9dnlk3BT

  • Lucic, Bergeron out vs. Red Wings

    CSN New England "Milan Lucic and Patrice Bergeron are both out for Monday night's game against the Detroit Red Wings. Both players were absent for a second day of morning practice for the B's. Lucic and Bergeron were deemed “day-to-day” by Claude Julien after missing Sunday practice, and the B’s coach said..." December 29

  • Former NHL Ref: Jack Edwards "Has No Credibility"

    Deadspin.com "Notorious Bruins homer Jack Edwards was in rare form on Saturday night. If you missed it, the NESN broadcaster lost his shit after the puck hit the netting above the glass, play continued, and about 90 seconds later, the Blue Jackets scored. Edwards starts reaching core instability around the..." December 29

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    Boston Bruins @NHLBruins

    Julien says he has been told Lucic and Bergeron are day-to-day ^JI

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    Elliotte Friedman @FriedgeHNIC

    Roy (NASH) and Fraser (BOS) on waivers

  • Milan Lucic gets shot to battle Dalton Prout

    Boston Herald "Milan Lucic took little satisfaction in settling his score with Columbus defenseman Dalton Prout. Lucic and Prout got together for their much-anticipated Round 2 early in the second period of the Blue Jackets’ easy 6-2 victory over the Bruins last night. The pair had fought at the end of..." December 28

  • Marchand, Eriksson lead Bruins in 5-3 win over Preds

    CSN New England "Like magic, the Bruins score some five-on-five goals, net some power play goals and the wins start coming for them. The Bruins topped three goals for the second consecutive game, scored power plays in consecutive games for only the second time all season and beat the Nashville Predators by a..." December 24

  • Krejci: 'No one cares if I play well, or not'

    CSN New England "David Krejci missed the previous 11 games and missed more than half the season with a groin injury that became a huge problem for the Bruins offense. So it’s understandable that the playmaking center has gone scoreless in his first three games since coming back while the Bruins rotate through..." December 23

  • NHL explains why Bruins' Matt Bartkowski was not suspended for hit

    CBSSports.com "On Sunday Bruins defenseman Matt Bartkowski was ejected from Boston's game against the Buffalo Sabres for a hit on Brian Gionta that resulted in Gionta landing awkwardly on his head. There was an expectation that Bartkowski would be hearing from the league regarding the hit, but the NHL..." December 23

  • Eriksson delivers OT winner as Bs beat Sabres, 4-3

    CSN New England "The Bruins apparently don’t want to see what this rock bottom thing is all about. The Bruins got off to a decent start, but put together a lackluster, half-hearted effort before tying it up late and eventually winning a 4-3 game in overtime vs. the Buffalo Sabres Sunday at TD Garden. Dougie..." December 22

  • Bartkowski gets game misconduct for hit on Gionta

    CSN New England "Matt Bartkowski might just be hearing from the league after his punishing hit on Brian Gionta in the first period of Sunday night’s game against the Buffalo Sabres. Gionta was set to receive a pass near the Buffalo blue line and had his back turned to the play, and Bartkowski crunched Gionta..." December 22

  • Jets hold on to ruin Bruins' night

    Winnipeg Sun "It turns out Dustin Byfuglien might need that bubble wrap after all. All joking aside, even after the game-winning goal was taken away from the Winnipeg Jets' jack-of-all-trades, there was no doubt whatsoever who was the most dominant player on the ice on Friday night at MTS Centre. With the..." December 20

  • Report: Kassian a trade possiblity for Bruins?

    CSN New England "Another Bruins trade target name to consider, courtesy of Hockey Night in Canada’s Elliotte Friedman, is underachieving Vancouver Canucks power forward Zack Kassian. He’s 6-foot-3, 215 pounds and still young at 23, with the pedigree of a former first-round pick who was tapped to be a “future..." December 19