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Summertime Slowdown: Catching up with Boston's Offseason Activity

Summertime Slowdown: Catching up with Boston’s Offseason Activity

– Good afternoon, Hockey Independent readers! I hope you’ve all had an enjoyable start to your summers! While I’ve spent the bulk of this offseason visiting other parts of the country and exploring various opportunities, I’ve also taken a bit of a respite from writing to relax and recharge for the upcoming season. In the weeks [...]

Bruins Land Jaromir Jagr in Deal with Dallas

Bruins Land Jaromir Jagr in Deal with Dallas

Fear not, Bruins’ fans. This time, it’s official. Officially official, actually. Just six days after having Pittsburgh swoop in and steal Jarome Iginla out from underneath his grasp, Bruins’ GM Peter Chiarelli has acquired one of the greatest players in the history of the Penguins organization. In exchange for gritty young winger Lane MacDermid, 2012 fifth [...]

Boston Bruins Offseason Notebook: Khokhlachev Inks One-Year Deal In KHL, B's Sign Christian Hanson

Boston Bruins Offseason Notebook: Khokhlachev Inks One-Year Deal In KHL, B’s Sign Christian Hanson

Alexander Khokhlachev was once projected as an early first round pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. His rare combination of offensive skill and tremendous defensive zone prowess have often drawn comparisons to Detroit Red Wings’ superstar pivot Pavel Datsyuk. However, teams were weary of taking Khokhlachev early in the draft simply due to the [...]

Bruins' Bright Future On Full Display At Sixth Annual Development Camp

Bruins’ Bright Future On Full Display At Sixth Annual Development Camp

For the sixth straight season, the Boston Bruins held a week-long development camp at Wilmington’s Ristuccia Memorial Arena. The camp roster featured a total of 29 players, including six goaltenders. Today, I’ll be taking a look at a few things that stood out during the annual team-building event for Boston’s rookies. Knight, Spooner, Hamilton Live [...]

Boston Bruins Offseason Notebook: A Steal, A Deal And A Departure?

Boston Bruins Offseason Notebook: A Steal, A Deal And A Departure?

With the off-season in full swing here in Boston, news out of Causeway street has been few and far between since the B’s first round exit at the hands of the Washington Capitals. In the meantime, I hope you’ve all been enjoying my series of postseason report cards. Soon enough things will begin to heat [...]

Bruins Double-Up Islanders 6-3 In Pre-Season Home Opener

Bruins Double-Up Islanders 6-3 In Pre-Season Home Opener

  Well, ladies and gentlemen, I’ve scraped the attempt at a live blog from tonight’s game, after many frivolous attempts to salvage it.  Anyways, the Boston Bruins were able to recover from a slow start in tonight’s contest, and come back to win 6-3 against the New York Islanders, in their first home pre-season game [...]

Bruins Fall 2-1 In Ottawa: Look To Rebound At Home Against Islanders

Bruins Fall 2-1 In Ottawa: Look To Rebound At Home Against Islanders

  Coming off a 2-1 loss to  Mika Zibanejad and the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday night, in Kanata, the Boston Bruins will look to get off on the right foot tonight, as they host the New York Islanders, in the first game at the TD Garden, since Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final. On [...]

Notes From B's Black & White Game ; Roster vs Ottawa

Notes From B’s Black & White Game ; Roster vs Ottawa

Last night in Providence, at the Bruins annual Black & White game at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center, rookie Alexander Khokhlachev lead team Black to a 4-1 victory. Lane MacDermid and Daniel Paille also added goals for the Black squad, while 2010 2nd Round Draft choice Ryan Spooner scored the lone goal for the White team. [...]

Bruins Rookies Set To Take On Islanders

Bruins Rookies Set To Take On Islanders

  A little housekeeping before we get started here… – On a sad note, Alexander Galimov, the only Lokomotiv player that survived the impact of the plane crash this past Wednesday, has passed away this morning in a Moscow Hospital. Galimov was 26 years old. —On a brighter Note, according to CSNNE’s Joe Haggerty, injured [...]