Bruins Archives

November 8, 2013
Brotherly bonds, can-do attitude energize B's prodigy Krug
They say in life that we’re simply products of our environment. That’s surely part of the reason Torey Krug has become who he is today.

November 1, 2013
First NHL goal provides redemption, relief for Soderberg
Nearly a decade removed from being drafted by the Blues in 2004, Carl Soderberg finally potted a puck as a member of the National Hockey League.

October 15, 2013
Bruins legend Orr opens up about upbringing in new book
In his new book, Bobby Orr shares the outside tales that led to him becoming the hockey star fans still cherish.

October 14, 2013
No need to panic, but Bruins have some work to do
After losing for the second time in three games, it's not time to hit the panic button, but the B's have some areas of concern.

October 11, 2013
Roy makes triumphant return to Boston
His is one of those names that New England sports fans speak with an even combination of respect and deep-seated disdain. Patrick Roy.

October 7, 2013
From NEHJ: B-lievin' in Bergy
Intangibles trump tools in Bergeron’s journey to greatness.

October 6, 2013
Caron making a compelling case to stay in Bruins' lineup
The preseason officially ended for the Bruins on Tuesday, with a team-building trip to Vermont. For Jordan Caron, the earn-a-spot phase of training camp is still going on.

October 4, 2013
Bruins get 2013-14 season started on right foot
It's only the first of 82 games, but the B's opening-night results are a good thing for a team with real designs on going back to the Cup Final.

October 3, 2013
Bruins 2013-14: A return to the high life in the Hub?
Bourque and Neely may hang forever from the rafters, but the fans have turned their hopeful eyes to Chara, Bergeron, Lucic, Krejci and the rest .

September 12, 2013
Things falling into place for Bruins prospect Fallstrom
Alexander Fallstrom just keeps getting better in his quest to earn a spot with the Boston Bruins.

September 10, 2013
From NEHJ: Bruins 2013-14 outlook by position
Here's Jesse Connolly's position-by-position look at what to expect from the Bruins during the upcoming season.

September 9, 2013
From NEHJ: Boston Bruins training camp preview
Iginla, Eriksson fortify right-wing slot, while Krug targets starting role for revamped contender.

August 30, 2013
Hangin' Out With: Bruins prospect, Yale d-man Rob O'Gara
Rob O'Gara discusses winning a national championship as a freshman at Yale, being the wily veteran at B's development camp and more.

August 20, 2013
From NEHJ: Tyler, we hardly knew ye
Bruins made right move in jettisoning youngster.

August 11, 2013
Original Six: The many faces of Bruins coach Claude Julien
During his tenure as head coach of the Bruins, our friends at Getty have captured many amusing photos of Claude Julien. Here are six standouts.

August 8, 2013
From NEHJ: Boston Common
They’re home grown. They’re Comm Ave rivals. They’re in the Bruins’ development pipeline. But pals Ryan Fitzgerald and Matt Grzelcyk have miles to go before they peak.

August 2, 2013
Original Six: Bruins' top playoff heartbreakers
Perhaps no team in the NHL rips its fans’ hearts out with unforgettably gut-wrenching postseason exits as frequently as the Boston Bruins.

July 25, 2013
From NEHJ: Bergeron 'a man amongst boys'
Patrice Bergeron redefined what a playoff warrior looks like, even if it was in a losing effort for the Black and Gold.

July 22, 2013
From NEHJ: Tuukka: Proof positive
For the Boston Bruins, there was no bigger question mark heading into the 2013 season than Tuukka Rask.

July 12, 2013
From NEHJ: Hawks dash B's hopes in dramatic Cup final
We thought they were a team of destiny. What we learned is that fate often has a way of being cruel.

July 11, 2013
Rask commands a lot of coin in new deal
Tuukka Rask parlayed his strong season and superb playoff run into a new eight-year deal with the Bruins.

July 5, 2013
Horton, Ference lead list of key departures for B's
We knew they were moving on. Now we know where Andrew Ference, Nathan Horton and Co. will be continuing their NHL careers.

July 4, 2013
Kirk's Call: Analysis of the Tyler Seguin trade to Dallas
Kirk Luedeke offers his insight on Loui Eriksson and the three prospects acquired from the Stars in exchange for Tyler Seguin and Rich Peverley.

June 30, 2013
Bruins 2013 NHL Draft preview: Depth perception
B's stability afford front office a long-term view.

June 26, 2013
What we've learned from Bruins' breakup day
The Bruins cleaned out their lockers at TD Garden Wednesday and unveiled who's been hurting and who won't be back next season.

June 21, 2013
For Bruins, Game 4 was a deviation from the norm
Game 4, at least right now, appears to be an outlier.

June 18, 2013
Game 3 a surprise homecoming for Chicago's Ben Smith
Ben Smith isn’t the most experienced Chicago Blackhawk, but Game 3 brought a certain familiarity to the Boston College alum.

June 17, 2013
Home ice helps, but picking up where they left off key for B's
After earning a split out in Chicago, the Bruins return home looking to take a 2-1 series lead over the Blackhawks in the Stanley Cup Final.

June 15, 2013
It's our anniversary: Reliving the Bruins Cup championship
NEHJ takes a trip down memory lane with a look back at its "Stanley Cup Championship" edition on the anniversary of the B's big win in Game 7.

June 12, 2013
NEHJ Staff predictions for the 2013 Stanley Cup Final
Kirk Luedeke, Jesse Connolly, Andy Merritt, Ty Anderson and Ben Woodward predict who will win the Cup, the Conn Smythe and more.

June 12, 2013
Returning to finals extra special for Bruins winger Horton
Nathan Horton was reduced to being a rallying cry in the 2011 Stanley Cup Final. Getting back there is an experience he plans on savoring and capitalizing on.

June 7, 2013
Sweep dreams will end the nightmares
This column is not for the superstitious, so if you’re one of those, then you can stop reading now.

June 5, 2013
Bruins aim to keep Penguins from getting back in series
Despite manhandling the Penguins in back-to-back games in Pittsburgh, the B's won't let themselves get overconfident back in Boston.

June 4, 2013
From NEHJ: Miracle comeback saves B's Cup-winning core
Bruins’ May Miracle extends season, and keeps the Cup-winning band intact. But for how long?

June 3, 2013
Rattled Penguins look to regain composure against Bruins
The B's clearly got inside the Penguins' heads in their series opener. Pittsburgh will look to tune them out on Monday in Game 2.

June 1, 2013
Bruins as ready as they'll ever be for powerhouse Pens
After a week-long layoff, the time for preparation is over. Let the Eastern Conference finals between Pittsburgh and Boston begin.

May 28, 2013
The magic of Merlot propels Bruins
All the maxims about the fourth line don’t really apply to the Boston Bruins.

May 25, 2013
Bruins aren't panicking, neither should you
Every zealot claiming that it’s time for the Bruins to start reaching for the panic button needs a reality check.

May 20, 2013
Young d-men Bartkowski, Krug showing poise in playoffs
Matt Bartkowski and Torey Krug certainly haven't looked like inexperienced rookies since being called into postseason action by the Black and Gold.

May 19, 2013
Bruins quickly turn page, focus on Rangers
After a finish for the ages in their series with the Leafs, the Bruins showed they could quickly shift their focus to their second-round foe.

May 16, 2013
Eventually, Rangers' best players must step up, lead offense
New York was lucky to escape the first round with Brad Richards, Ryan Callahan and Rick Nash combining for just two goals.

May 13, 2013
Bruins look to dodge yet another playoff disaster
The ship has taken on a lot of water, but it hasn't sunk quite yet for the Boston Bruins. Jesse Connolly explains how they can win Game 7.

May 12, 2013
Bruins' banged-up blueline a cause for concern
You can add Andrew Ference to the list of injured defensemen for the Bruins, which doesn't bode well for Game 6 up in Toronto.

May 11, 2013
Bruins 'weren't ready' for Leafs' desperation in Game 5
Ten minutes of high-quality hockey to close out Game 5 wasn't enough to erase the first 50 minutes of utter malaise for the Boston Bruins.

May 10, 2013
How David Krejci became one of B's all-time best draft picks
Bruins center David Krejci is merely carving in stone his reputation as a top postseason performer.

May 8, 2013
Bruins now looking for Bergeron's line to step up
After carrying the B's offense all season, Patrice Bergeron's line has gone cold in the playoffs. Their resurgence would pay huge dividends.

May 7, 2013
From NEHJ: The Old Man and the Swede
Will still-dynamic Jagr, intriguing import Soderberg boost Bruins’ playoff fortunes?

May 6, 2013
Bruins need third line to jell in a hurry
The B's are going to need the trio of Chris Kelly, Rich Peverley and Jaromir Jagr to find a way onto the score sheet soon.

May 5, 2013
Bruins now the team seeking bounce-back performance
After a lopsided loss in Game 1, the Leafs had lots of areas to improve upon. It's the Bruins turn to do the same with the series tied up.

May 4, 2013
Leafs have lots of areas to improve upon in Game 2
Toronto coach Randy Carlyle has to make many a tweak to his game plan for the second tilt in this series on Saturday night.

May 2, 2013
Early deficit didn't deflate Bruins in Game 1
Despite their recent struggles, James van Riemsdyk's early goal didn't rattle the B's, who responded by dominating Toronto for the remainder of Game 1.

May 1, 2013
Will Phil Kessel finally flip the script against the Bruins?
Phil Kessel's stretch of futility against Boston can't go on forever. Now would be quite a time for him to bring his "A" game against the B's.

April 25, 2013
Hangin' Out With ... Bruins goalie Anton Khudobin
Bruins netminder Anton Khudobin shares his favorite vacation spot, his lack of interest in late-night TV and more.

April 20, 2013
Waiting 'til playoffs to flip switch would be bad move for B's
With just five games to go until the playoffs, the Bruins' inability to turn in a full 60-minute effort of late is starting to get awfully troublesome.

April 15, 2013
Marchand evolves from ultrapest to Bruins' top gun
Brad Marchand's known for driving opposing forwards and defensemen batty, but it's been goalies receiving the most torture from No. 63 this season.

April 5, 2013
Jagr shows he still brings plenty to the table
A sleep-deprived Jaromir Jagr wasn't in top form in his first game as a Bruin, but the legendary winger certainly had things to be positive about.

April 3, 2013
Bruins bolster blue line with addition of Redden
The B's sent a conditional seventh-round pick to St. Louis in exchange for veteran defenseman Wade Redden.

April 2, 2013
Bruins acquire future Hall of Famer Jagr from Stars
After getting burned by the Flames in the botched Jarome Iginla deal, the B's have reeled in another legendary winger in Jaromir Jagr.

March 26, 2013
Why the Bruins should trade for Jarome Iginla
Kirk Luedeke makes his case for the why the Black and Gold should acquire Flames captain Jarome Iginla before the trade deadline.

March 18, 2013
Original Six: Tim Thomas' greatest hits
Here are six memorable moments from Tim Thomas' tenure with the Bruins that we’ll never forget.

March 9, 2013
Seguin making slow start a distant memory
After an underwhelming start to the season, Tyler Seguin has caught fire for the Black and Gold.

March 6, 2013
From NEHJ: The future starts now
Dougie Hamilton’s NHL apprenticeship has been a portrait of poise and confidence.

March 4, 2013
Chara's team-first decision still costs Bruins
Sunday night, in an emotionally heated game against ancient rival Montreal, Zdeno Chara’s nasty side got the better of him – and the Bruins.

March 2, 2013
Julien, Bruins gearing up for grueling month
The Bruins will play their first of 17 games in the month of March when they host the Lightning Saturday. Let the gauntlet begin.

February 26, 2013
Moulson, Tavares pose quite a challenge for Rask, Bruins
Tuukka Rask has been lights out this season for Boston, but the Isles' dynamic duo of Matt Moulson and John Tavares will be tough to keep off the board.

February 21, 2013
From NEHJ: From locked out to locked in
Here are the key factors as the Bruins push to bring Lord Stanley home.

February 20, 2013
Raisman adds black to gold ensemble
Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman traded her red, white and blue leotard for a custom Bruins jersey to support the hometown team in January.

February 17, 2013
Pandolfo set to make Bruins debut
With Milan Lucic heading back to Boston for personal reasons, Jay Pandolfo (Burlington, Mass.) will be appearing in his first game as a Bruin.

February 7, 2013
Bruins dump Thomas, cap hit on Isles for conditional pick
While you were busy preparing for tomorrow’s blizzard, the B's traded a man who’s already been hunkered down in his proverbial bunker for some time now.

January 26, 2013
Hammer Time: Hamilton hits the ground running with Bruins
Kirk Luedeke takes a look at the Dougie Hamilton phenomenon and how the lockout helped play a big role in the superb start to his NHL career.

January 21, 2013
Bruins' familiarity should breed success in shortened season
With hardly any roster turnover for the second offseason in a row, the B's should have a leg up on the competition.

January 21, 2013
Penalty kill in midseason form for Bruins
Boston's play shorthanded has been instrumental to their success in the first two games of the season.

January 20, 2013
B's recognize gritty trumps pretty in early stages of season
The amount of dirty-area goals will likely trump the number of highlight-reel ones in the early going, as evidenced by Boston's win over the Rangers.

January 19, 2013
Ready or not, B's and Blueshirts set to battle in opener
Trial by fire. That’s perhaps the best way to describe the approach teams across the National Hockey League will be taking when the season gets underway.

January 18, 2013
Original Six: New Year's resolutions for B's fans
It’s 2013, Bruins fans. A new year. A clean slate. A chance to make being a hockey fan both inside and outside of TD Garden that much better.

January 6, 2013
Bruins excited to get back on ice, sorry it took so long
Andrew Ference and his fellow B's took to Twitter to thank fans for hanging in there and express their joy that the lockout is finally over.

December 26, 2012
Bruins prospect Subban earns win in Canada's WJC opener
Malcolm Subban stopped 25-of-28 in Canada's 9-3 victory over Germany in the team's tournament opener at the World Juniors.

December 16, 2012
From NEHJ: Caron primed to engage
Entering final year of entry deal, Jordan Caron has his sights set on a permanent role with the big club.

December 10, 2012
Latest cancellations wipe out Bruins' return to Vancouver
The B's return to the place where Zdeno Chara lifted hockey’s Holy Grail to previously unseen heights has been nixed.

November 13, 2012
From NEHJ: Global warming
Locked-out NHLers adapt, relax, thrive in foreign lands.

October 31, 2012
Kelly becomes 10th Bruin to sign in Europe
Center Chris Kelly signed a month-long deal with Switzerland’s HC Red Ice Wednesday, as the number of B’s overseas is now in the double digits.

October 24, 2012
Groin woes the last thing Bruins want to hear about Rask
One can only imagine what Peter Chiarelli’s heart rate clocked in at when he learned Tuukka Rask suffered a groin injury overseas.

October 7, 2012
From NEHJ: Closed for business
The people who make a living working at or around the Garden are the real victims of the NHL lockout.

October 7, 2012
Season-ticket holders frustrated with Bruins' options
The B's laid out a contingency plan to season-ticket holders right before the lockout. None we spoke with were thrilled about their options.

October 4, 2012
B's legend Middleton to be inducted into Mass. Hockey Hall
Rick Middleton didn't grow up in Massachusetts, but there’s no denying the impact he had on hockey throughout the Bay State as a Bruin.

October 2, 2012
Bruins' stars Bergeron, Chara shipping overseas
Zdeno Chara will join Lev Praha in the KHL and Patrice Bergeron will suit up for HC Lugano during the NHL lockout.

September 27, 2012
Cash still flowing in for NHLers thanks to bonuses, escrow
If you were under the impression that the lockout meant owners and the league didn’t owe players a single cent, you had it all wrong.

September 24, 2012
Peverley finds employment in Finland
The swift exits to Europe continued Monday, as Bruins winger Rich Peverley signed on with JYP Jyvaskyla of the SM-liiga.

September 19, 2012
From NEHJ: Make room for daddy
New dad Chris Bourque is excited to follow in his own father’s famous footsteps with the Bruins.

September 17, 2012
Bruins 2012-13 outlook
Here’s a look at how the Bruins stack up at each position heading into the 2012-13 campaign.

September 17, 2012
From NEHJ: The Bruins' building blocks
With Rask on back line, Hamilton on blue line and Seguin on front line, the Bruins have the foundation for success.

September 16, 2012
Original Six: Bruins' greatest one-hit wonders
Among the 395 men whose tenures in Boston were of the one-and-done variety, a select few shined brighter than all the rest.

September 15, 2012
Lucic: Boston's the 'only place I want to play in the NHL'
GM Peter Chiarelli's ability to keep the Bruins' core together is one of the many reasons why Milan Lucic signed a three-year extension with the club.

September 14, 2012
B's assign 23 to Providence in preparation for lockout
With the NHL lockout and a deadline to make certain players AHL-eligible looming, the Bruins have assigned 23 players to Providence.

September 14, 2012
Do not enter: Ristuccia off limits to Bruins during lockout
When the NHL's current CBA expires on Saturday night, the B's will have to find a new place to practice.

September 11, 2012
Bruins sign Seguin to six-year extension
Following the new deals handed out to Taylor Hall and Jeff Skinner, many wondered how much coin Tyler Seguin would command. Now we know.

September 7, 2012
Bruins ink Marchand to four-year extension
Brad Marchand and the B's took care of business early this time around, agreeing to a four-year extension through 2016-17.

September 6, 2012
Bruins sign Subban to entry-level deal
Malcolm Subban, selected 24th overall by the Bruins at this year’s draft, has been signed to a three-year, entry-level contract.

September 5, 2012
IIHF VP Costello to receive Gretzky International Award
IIHF vice president Murray Costello, a Bruin from 1954-56, will be honored for his major contributions to the growth of hockey in the U.S.

August 30, 2012
Bruins unveil national television schedule
The B's will be broadcast on NBC and NBC Sports Network 17 times in the United States during the 2012-13 season.

August 25, 2012
Original Six: The Ultimate Bruins
Be it because of their blue-collar effort or hard-nosed style, certain players have seemingly been destined to don the Spoked-B.

August 24, 2012
Trio of B's prospects to play in NHLPA's Rookie Showcase
B's prospects Jared Knight, Ryan Spooner and Dougie Hamilton will take part in a rookie showcase on Aug. 28 up in Toronto.

August 21, 2012
Sour on Grapes: Bruins GM's dad rips Cherry in new book
Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli's father, Frank, shares his disdain for former B's coach and TV icon Don Cherry in his new book.

August 16, 2012
Bergeron, Chara make Hockey News' list of top 50 players
Bruins captain Zdeno Chara and Selke Trophy winner Patrice Bergeron made The Hockey News' list of the top 50 NHL players.

August 9, 2012
From NEHJ: Bleed Black & Gold
Tough, determined, loyal and committed to the community, Shawn Thornton proves he’s the latest in a long legacy of ultimate Bruins.

August 9, 2012
Good deeds: Thornton's commitment to local charities
As a year-round resident in Boston, Bruins fan favorite Shawn Thornton has dedicated plenty of his time to giving back to the community.

August 2, 2012
Report: Hennessy heading to KHL
After one year with the Bruins' organization, Josh Hennessy (Rockland, Mass.) is reportedly leaving North America once again.

July 23, 2012
Bruins, Julien agree to multi-year contract extension
B's GM Peter Chiarelli has locked up bench boss Claude Julien, who's guided Boston to the playoffs in each of his five seasons with the club.

July 20, 2012
From NEHJ: Rolling the dice
At this year's NHL Draft, the Bruins took a long view with riskier picks, selecting a netminder and a local favorite.

July 18, 2012
Bruins add more depth on 'D' with signing of Aaron Johnson
One week after inking Garnet Exelby, Peter Chiarelli has signed another veteran defenseman.

July 14, 2012
From NEHJ: Facing the future
Tim Thomas’ decision to sit out next season puts the Bruins in a bind, raising a number of questions and costing them a championship goalie.

July 11, 2012
Bruins raffling off chance to hit links with Shawn Thornton
A lucky Bruins fan and his or her guest will get to play in Shawn Thornton's third annual "Putts and Punches for Parkinson's" golf tournament.

July 11, 2012
Bruins sign former Thrashers d-man Exelby
The B's have inked free-agent defenseman Garnet Exelby and forward Lane MacDermid to one-year, two-way contracts.

July 9, 2012
Khokhlachev officially joins KHL team
HC Spartak announced that Bruins prospect and Moscow native Alex Khokhlachev has officially signed a deal to play in the KHL next season.

July 6, 2012
Remaining free agents the Bruins should consider
With big stars and cheap veterans flying off the shelves in free agency, what's left for the Bruins? Here are a few good targets still available.

July 2, 2012
Bruins Development Camp Profile: Jared Knight
The Bruins' opening at wing on the third line would be a perfect spot for Jared Knight. Can he beat out the competition for it?

July 2, 2012
Bruins Development Camp Profile: Robbie O'Gara
After growing into his frame over the last year, Milton Academy product Robbie O'Gara has looked more comfortable in his second development camp.

July 1, 2012
Bruins Development Camp Profile: Ryan Spooner
With his junior career now behind him, will Ryan Spooner begin the season in Providence or does he have a chance of cracking Boston's lineup?

June 30, 2012
Development Camp Profile: Niklas Svedberg
Will Niklas Svedberg earn the starting role in Providence? Check out Kirk Luedeke's scouting report and thoughts from B's asst. GM Don Sweeney.

June 29, 2012
Bruins Development Camp Profile: Dougie Hamilton
Kirk Luedeke and Jesse Connolly profile Dougie Hamilton, the B's first-round pick in the 2011 draft who's now in his second development camp.

June 29, 2012
Bruins Development Camp Profile: Matt Grzelcyk
Kirk Luedeke and Jesse Connolly profile recent draftee Matt Grzelcyk (Charlestown, Mass.), who will be heading to BU this fall.

June 28, 2012
Bruins Development Camp Profile: Malcolm Subban
NEHJ's Kirk Luedeke and Jesse Connolly offer up a scouting report, observations from camp and quotes from goalie Malcolm Subban.

June 28, 2012
Rask, Bruins agree to one-year deal
Restricted free agent goalie Tuukka Rask has reportedly signed a one-year, $3.5 million deal with the B's.

June 26, 2012
Longtime Bruin, NU coach Fern Flaman remembered fondly
Fern Flaman, who spent more than 600 games in a Bruins' uniform and coached Northeastern to four Beanpot titles, passed away at age 85.

June 25, 2012
BC's Milner among invitees for Bruins development camp
After a junior season that saw him lead Boston College to a national title, goalie Parker Milner will be taking part in the B's development camp.

June 23, 2012
Bruins deal Pouliot to Lightning for Ouellet and a pick
Restricted free agent Benoit Pouliot won't be coming back to Boston. The B's dealt him to Tampa for Michel Ouellet and a fifth-round pick.

June 21, 2012
Bergeron deservedly honored with Selke Trophy
Patrice Bergeron has never been one to seek personal accolades, but even he had to appreciate the long overdue recognition he received at the NHL Awards.

June 19, 2012
From NEHJ: Bruins searching for depth
Picking at the back of the pack, the Bruins will seek future building blocks at this year's draft on June 22-23 in Pittsburgh.

June 13, 2012
Bliss in Boston keeps Campbell, Kelly from testing market
Greg Campbell and Chris Kelly had little-to-no interest in testing the free-agent waters and are elated to remain in the Hub of Hockey.

June 12, 2012
Original Six: Bruins worst first-round draft picks
From Bourque in 1979 to Seguin in 2010, the B's have often made great use of high picks. But along the way, there's also been plenty of duds.

June 10, 2012
From NEHJ: All hail Bergeron
After years of flying under the radar, the Bruins’ Mr. Everything, Patrice Bergeron, finally is getting the recognition he deserves.

June 9, 2012
Report: Bruins closing in on deals with Campbell, Kelly
TSN's Bob McKenzie is reporting that the B's are close to locking up free agent centers Greg Campbell and Chris Kelly.

June 7, 2012
B's announce schedule for sixth annual Development Camp
The Bruins have announced the schedule for their sixth annual Development Camp, which will run from June 28 to July 2.

June 3, 2012
Facebook Official: Thomas confirms he's taking year off
Bruins goalie Tim Thomas took to Facebook Sunday, telling the world he's spending the next year focusing on friends, family and faith.

June 1, 2012
Bruins agree to multi-year deals with Bourque, Paille
The Bruins trimmed their list of free agents by two on Friday, signing forwards Dan Paille and Chris Bourque (Topsfield, Mass.) to new contracts.

June 1, 2012
Chiarelli confirms Thomas considering hiatus from hockey
Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli confirmed that there was truth to the rumors that Tim Thomas might take a year off.

May 30, 2012
'Dream come true' for Bruins-bound Bourque
Chris Bourque (Topsfield, Mass.) is relishing the opportunity to solidify himself as an NHL player with the hometown Bruins.

May 29, 2012
Bruins officially ink Swedish goalie Svedberg
Reports surfaced last week that the B's had signed Brynas IF netminder Niklas Svedberg. The team made it official on Tuesday.

May 26, 2012
Hamill era ends as Bruins acquire Chris Bourque from Caps
The Bruins acquired winger Chris Bourque (Topsfield, Mass.) from the Capitals in exchange for Zach Hamill in a trade on Saturday.

May 24, 2012
Bruins named SportsBusiness Journal's Team of the Year
The B's were presented with the Sports Team of the Year Award at the SportsBusiness Journal’s fifth annual, 2012 Sports Business Awards.

May 20, 2012
Chara settles for silver, Krejci wins bronze at Worlds
Zdeno Chara was named the Best Defenseman at the World Championship as he and the surprising Slovaks took home silver medals.

May 19, 2012
Chara, Satan help underdog Slovaks reach gold medal game
Dominant defense from Zdeno Chara and two goals from former Bruin Miroslav Satan gave Slovakia a 3-1 win over the Czechs at the World Championship.

May 17, 2012
Bruins Krejci, Chara will meet in IIHF semifinals
With David Krejci's Czechs and Zdeno Chara's Slovaks meeting in the IIHF semis, one Bruin is guaranteed to have a shot at a gold medal.

May 16, 2012
Bruins Clubhouse: Consistent Seidenberg comes up big
After leading B's d-men in points and the entire NHL in blocked shots last postseason, Dennis Seidenberg was a force during Boston's short run.

May 11, 2012
From NEHJ: That old stinking feeling
Does last year's Cup win make this year's early exit any less disappointing? Beat writer Jesse Connolly and a few die-hard Bruins fans weigh in.

May 10, 2012
From NEHJ: Early exit brings Bruins' run to shocking halt
Coming to grips with the fact that the Bruins fell so overwhelmingly short in their quest to repeat as Cup champs is a tall task for many reasons.

May 9, 2012
Chara chips in, helps Slovaks earn second straight win
Zdeno Chara notched his first point of the World Championship and led all players in ice time in Slovakia's 4-2 win over Kazakhstan.

May 7, 2012
Bruins reportedly interested in Finnish goalie Vehanen
Petri Vehanen recently returned to his native Finland, but the Bruins are rumored to be one of the two NHL teams courting the 34-year-old goalie.

May 4, 2012
Neely: Power play ineptitude bit Bruins in the butt
Cam Neely believes there needs to be some philosophical changes if the Bruins hope to be better on the man advantage going forward.

May 2, 2012
Chara, Krejci head to Helsinki for World Championship
The B's first opening round exit since 2008 has paved the way for some extra hockey in the IIHF World Championship for David Krejci and Zdeno Chara.

April 27, 2012
Seidenberg hoping rest of playoffs turn out well for NHL
Dennis Seidenberg has two former teams in the mix for the Cup, but he won't be rooting for either of them. He's simply pulling for the league as a whole.

April 26, 2012
B's missed chances gave Ward opportunity to be the hero
Boston's dismal showing on a late power play and a narrowly missed shot by Patrice Bergeron in overtime set the stage for a Capitals victory.

April 26, 2012
Early exit a 'shocking' experience for Bruins
After going the distance and winning the Cup last season, bowing out in the first round hit the Bruins hard.

April 25, 2012
Kelly, Bruins hope to seize the moment in Game 7
As nerve-wracking as a Game 7 may be, Chris Kelly and the Bruins are looking at tonight's battle against the Capitals as an exciting opportunity.

April 24, 2012
Bruins hope experience gives them edge in Game 7
It's no secret the B's have more experience in seventh games than Washington, but will that have any bearing on what happens Wednesday night?

April 23, 2012
Selke nomination a deserving honor for Bruins' Bergeron
Patrice Bergeron's outstanding defensive play was formally recognized Monday, as the B's center was named one of the three nominees for the Selke Trophy.

April 22, 2012
Bruins ready to fight for playoff lives in Game 6
The time for talk is over. If the B' want to keep their hopes of repeating as Cup champs kicking, they're going to have to step it up and win Game 6.

April 22, 2012
From zero to hero: Seguin's breakout saves B's season
Tyler Seguin was one pointless effort away from capping off a wildly disappointing playoff run. Thankfully for the Bruins, that wasn't in the cards.

April 22, 2012
Time getting short for Bruins
The B's failed to carry over momentum from the second to the third period in Game 5. Because of that, their playoff lives will be on the line in Game 6.

April 20, 2012
Continued silence from key cogs will kill Bruins
Another game, another string of zeros on the stat-sheet for the B's go-to forwards, as majority of the top six remained ice cold against the Capitals.

April 19, 2012
From NEHJ: Home sweet home
Every hockey player growing up in New England imagines what it'd be like to play for the Bruins. For a select few, that big dream has come true.

April 18, 2012
Julien: Accusing Bruins of headhunting is ludicrous
After Dale Hunter insisted the Bruins were headhunting, Boston coach Claude Julien said the Caps bench boss's accusations were ridiculous.

April 17, 2012
NHL suspends Caps' Backstrom for Game 4 against Bruins
The Capitals will be without Nicklas Backstrom on Thursday night, as the center was suspended one game for his cross-check on Rich Peverley in Game 3.

April 17, 2012
Paille pumped to chip in, earn 'the chain'
With a big goal and some clutch shorthanded work, Dan Paille was rewarded with the B's playoff chain after Boston's 4-3 win over the Caps.

April 16, 2012
Bruins need Seguin's 'battle' to be better
Through two postseason tilts, B's winger Tyler Seguin has exuded the timidity that made him a spectator for the first two rounds of the playoffs a year ago.

April 15, 2012
Lucic knows he and Bruins have to step it up
After another slow start to the playoffs, Milan Lucic is putting the pressure on himself to be better and help reawaken the Bruins' stagnant offense.

April 14, 2012
Adjustments key in Game 2 between Bruins and Capitals
The Caps unveiled a few new elements of their game that the Bruins will have to prepare for heading into Game 2 on Saturday afternoon.

April 14, 2012
Bruins suffer consequences of not making changes
The B's were intent on getting more shots through and making life harder on Braden Holtby. Their inability to do so played a big role in their Game 2 loss.

April 13, 2012
Caps turned tables, but perseverant Bruins found way to win
It seemed like only a matter of time until the Bruins let things slip away in the third against Washington, but the B's stayed composed and eked out a victory.

April 13, 2012
Chara, Seidenberg use physicality to keep Ovechkin in check
B's d-men Zdeno Chara and Dennis Seidenberg repeatedly laid punishing hits on Alex Ovechkin all night, neutralizing the star forward.

April 12, 2012
B's blocking out big picture, focused on Game 1 vs. Caps
While there’s no denying their ultimate goal is to defend their title, the Bruins know full well they can’t get ahead of themselves.

April 12, 2012
From NEHJ: Changing of the guard?
The Bruins could be enjoying the final days of the Tim Thomas Era if GM Peter Chiarelli chooses to embrace Tuukka Rask sooner rather than later.

April 11, 2012
Horton will be 'sorely missed' during Bruins' playoff run
While the odds were slim at best, the Bruins officially announced there was zero chance Nathan Horton might return during the 2012 playoffs.

April 10, 2012
Seguin knows expectations will be greater this time around
After leading the Bruins with 67 points this season, Tyler Seguin can’t afford to be anything but a key contributor on a nightly basis in the playoffs.

April 9, 2012
B's know there's a lot more to Caps' offense than Ovechkin
Alex Ovechkin may be at the forefront of the Capitals' offensive attack, but the B's recognize there's still plenty of other threats they'll have to thwart.

April 7, 2012
Marchand wins Bruins' Dufresne Trophy, Bucyk Award
The Boston Chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers Association deemed Brad Marchand the B's best performer at home this season.

April 7, 2012
Season finale good preparation for playoff-bound Bruins
Saturday's win over the Sabres should serve the B's well, as it got the Black and Gold in the habit of upping their game in crunch time.

April 6, 2012
Bruins may have made mistake in not choosing playoff foe
The B's could've guaranteed they'd play Ottawa in the opening round of the playoffs, but a win Thursday leaves open the possibility of facing the Capitals.

April 4, 2012
Bruins crossing fingers Boychuk injury isn't serious
With nothing left to play for in the regular season, all the B's wanted was to not see anyone get hurt. They didn't get their wish on Tuesday against the Pens.

April 2, 2012
Bruins' goals much loftier than division title
Winning the Northeast is nice, but the defending Stanley Cup champions have their eyes on a much bigger prize.

March 30, 2012
'Reckless' hit by Chimera leaves McQuaid 'not feeling right'
After getting blasted by Caps forward Jason Chimera on a vicious hit on Thursday, Adam McQuaid left the game. His status remains up in the air.

March 28, 2012
Bruins putting it all together at the right time
After fooling us into thinking they'd righted the ship on countless occasions, the B's seem to have finally turned a corner -- and at just the right time.

March 26, 2012
Bruins back on track between the pipes
After a stretch in which they began to give up goals by the bushel, the B's goaltenders have been stellar of late to help the Black and Gold right the ship.

March 24, 2012
Bruins can't afford to go 0-for-California
If the B's don’t come home from their road trip with a few points in hand, their position among the top eight clubs in the East will likely be in for a change.

March 21, 2012
Peverley returning 'sooner rather than later' for Bruins
After taking part in Wednesday's practice out in San Jose, coach Claude Julien said Rich Peverley's return to the B's lineup is imminent.

March 20, 2012
Bruins' Rolston showing he's got a little something left
After a slow start to his second stint in Boston, Brian Rolston has come alive and found his groove.

March 20, 2012
Pugilistic prowess hardly lone reason B's extend Thornton
The fourth line is often a weak spot for a hockey club, but Shawn Thornton's well-rounded game has made it a strength for Claude Julien's Bruins.

March 19, 2012
From NEHJ: Will the Bruins repeat as Cup champs?
NEHJ boldly predicted the Bruins would win the Cup last season. Not wanting to jinx anything, we're offering up the top four reasons they'll repeat -- while also covering our bets with four reasons they won't.

March 17, 2012
'Mr. Everything' Bergeron comes through once more
Patrice Bergeron has been a lot of different people for the Bruins in his eight year NHL career. On Saturday, he helped lift his team to a 3-2 shootout victory.

March 14, 2012
Original Six: Bruins' top cult heroes
From perennial underdogs to blue-collared bruisers, Boston has long latched onto players that outsiders would never consider conventional stars.

March 12, 2012
From NEHJ: Chara proves he's worthy of the B's 'C'
In captaining Boston to a Stanley Cup, Zdeno Chara forever silenced those who thought he wasn't capable of being the Bruins' leading man.

March 10, 2012
Day games continue to be a nightmare for Bruins
You can quip that the B's look like zombies or that their internal alarm clocks sound late, but their woes in day games are anything but funny.

March 9, 2012
Six Bruins voted among NHL's top 50 players by peers
Opposing fans may hate the B's, but they've got the respect of their NHL brethren. Boston had six players crack THN's list of the game's 50 best players.

March 5, 2012
Bruins ink veteran goalie Marty Turco
Following word that Tuukka Rask would be out for a month-plus, the B's signed longtime Stars netminder, Marty Turco.

March 5, 2012
Rask sidelined for 4-6 weeks with groin strain
Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli confirmed goalie Tuukka Rask suffered a lower abdomen/groin strain and will miss 4-6 weeks.

March 3, 2012
Rask the latest Bruin bitten by injury bug
Untimely injuries, including the loss of Tuukka Rask on Saturday, are making things even harder on the B's in their effort to turn things around.

March 2, 2012
After trying slump, Krejci hopes to build off hat trick
David Krejci hit a lull in the dead of winter, but the Czech center hopes to spring back into top form after notching a hat trick against the Devils.

February 29, 2012
Newcomer Zanon perfectly suited for Bruins' style
Greg Zanon got to see plenty of the B's during Boston's Cup run last spring. The tough-as-nails defenseman expects he'll be a perfect fit.

February 27, 2012
Lucic: Cup win makes deadline day less stressful for B's
Capturing the Stanley Cup last season has taken some uneasiness out of this year's trade deadline for the Bruins.

February 27, 2012
Mass. native, BC alum Mottau relishing homecoming
Upon learning he'd been traded to the hometown Bruins, Mike Mottau reacted the same way his wife did when he passed the word along: He couldn't believe it.

February 26, 2012
Bodnarchuk, Hennessy back to farm; Turris not punished
The Bruins assigned defenseman Andrew Bodnarchuk and forward Josh Hennessy to Providence on Sunday.

February 23, 2012
Original Six: Worst Bruins trades of the last two decades
The Bruins have come out on top in a number of deals throughout their history, but there are still plenty of dismal trades that haven't and will never make a sliver of sense.

February 20, 2012
Jack Edwards: Hero or homer?
Love him or hate him, NESN's play-by-play man Jack Edwards calls 'em like he sees 'em.

February 18, 2012
Already in rare air, maturing Seguin has sights set high
Is Tyler Seguin destined to become one of the Bruins' all-time greats? He's already accomplished more than most of the game's legends.

February 16, 2012
Marchand off hook; Peverley back to Boston
The Bruins dodged a bit of a bullet with Brad Marchand avoiding a disciplinary hearing, but an injury to Rich Peverley is a big blow.

February 13, 2012
After biding time on farm, Bodnarchuk ready to prove himself
Instead of making the big leap to the NHL last year, Andrew Bodnarchuk watched as two prospects with less experience leapfrogged him on the depth chart.

February 11, 2012
Lack of action prevented Thomas from finding rhythm
After spending most of the day peering down the other end of the rink, getting into the flow of the game proved difficult for Bruins goalie Tim Thomas against Nashville.

February 11, 2012
Maintaining confidence key to B's comeback win
Facing a rare deficit late, the Bruins stayed the course and forced overtime to set up a 4-3 shootout victory over Nashville.

February 10, 2012
Horton suffers setback in recovery from concussion
The last thing the Bruins need is bad news right now, but that's exactly what coach Claude Julien delivered in his latest update on Nathan Horton.

February 6, 2012
Bruins place Hamill on waivers
TSN has reported that forward Zach Hamill has been placed on waivers in order to be assigned back to Providence.

February 5, 2012
Another day of highs and lows for Bruins' Corvo
B's defenseman Joe Corvo broke through with his first goal in nearly two months on Saturday. Unfortunately it came on the same afternoon as a botched defensive play and a nasty collision with a teammate.

February 3, 2012
B's not afraid to say they stunk against 'Canes
The Bruins could’ve easily plucked a few positives out of their 3-0 loss to Carolina, but there was no sugarcoating going on in Boston's dressing room.

February 1, 2012
Bruins should have second thoughts after win over Sens
The 4-3 win over Ottawa may have given the B’s a leg up in the battle with the second-place Senators for the Northeast crown, but it also showed them that they’ve got some work to do.

February 1, 2012
Sly Seidenberg makes neutral zone a danger zone
The red line might not be Dennis Seidenberg’s sweet spot, but the Bruins defenseman is starting to make a habit of making magical things happen from center ice.

January 30, 2012
Julien readying B's for intense stretch run
From battles with teams jockeying for playoff positions to those trying to play the role of spoilers, Bruins coach Claude Julien knows his club won't have an easy go of it in the second half.

January 29, 2012
Ultra-competitive Thomas earns fourth-straight ASG win
Bruins goalie Tim Thomas stopped 18-of-21 in the third to guide Team Chara to a 12-9 win at the 2012 All-Star Game on Sunday.

January 27, 2012
Original Six: Must follow hockey Twitterers
For New Englanders and Bruins fans alike, here’s a balanced bunch of hockey folks who pack a punch in 140 characters or less.

January 26, 2012
Chara grabs teammates, countrymen at All-Star Draft
As the two captains pitted against one another in this year’s All-Star Game, Zdeno Chara and Daniel Alfredsson made familiarity a priority at the fantasy draft.

January 26, 2012
Bruins First Half Report Card (Part II)
With the All-Star break upon us, it's time to hand out grades for the B's defensemen, goaltenders and coach.

January 25, 2012
Bruins somber, aggravated after loss to Caps
After a sloppy, inconsistent showing against the Capitals, the B's were visibly frustrated by their 5-3 setback in Washington.

January 24, 2012
Bruins visit White House, Thomas a no-show
The Bruins were honored by President Barack Obama for their 2011 Cup victory on Sunday, but Conn Smythe winner Tim Thomas was conspicuously absent.

January 22, 2012
From NEHJ: Bruins Top 10 Prospects
Early selections, led by Dougie Hamilton, top our annual list of Bruins prospects.

January 18, 2012
Bruins First Half Report Card (Part I)
We’re just past the midway point of the 2011-12 season, so it’s time to assess the individual performances of the defending champs, starting with the forwards.

January 12, 2012
Bruins' flagship station finally gives hockey fans a home
After being endlessly ignored and ridiculed elsewhere, Bruins' fans finally have a place to voice their passion thanks to 98.5 The Sports Hub.

January 10, 2012
Bruins must make do without Marchand
While one player on a team with dynamic depth may seem easily replaceable, Brad Marchand’s influence on the Bruins’ success in the first half of the season has been pretty significant.

January 9, 2012
Chiarelli upset Marchand was misled by NHL
Some, including Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli, were taken aback when league disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan declared that the Black and Gold would be without the winger for the next five games.

January 8, 2012
Marchand defenders wrongfully accused of sipping Bruins' Kool-Aid
What Marchand did on Saturday wasn’t and never will be comparable to any of the grotesque acts of years past.

January 7, 2012
Bieksa, Canucks not surprised by Bruins doing 'stupid things'
As far as Vancouver was concerned, it was the same ol’ song and dance from the Black and Gold.

January 7, 2012
Right or wrong, Julien believes Marchand was just protecting himself
Claude Julien was smart enough to know that criticizing the on-ice officials would have landed him in some hot water.

January 6, 2012
After slow start, Krejci now a consistent contributor
hen David Krejci arrived at training camp in September, the 25-year-old center professed that contract negotiations were just about the last thing on his mind entering the 2011-12 season.

January 6, 2012
Another day, another shutout for red-hot Rask
By all accounts, it was an easy night at the office for Tuukka Rask, but a lack of quality scoring chances for the Flames on Thursday certainly takes nothing away from the remarkable roll the Bruins netminder currently finds himself on.

January 3, 2012
Julien: Playing time in Providence will keep Caron sharp
Jordan Caron has been returned to Providence just 24 hours after his latest recall to the big club.

December 29, 2011
Amid mesmerizing streak, Bruins still a hungry bunch
It’s been precisely two months now, but the days before the Bruins began their incomparably mesmerizing, 21-2-1 run seem like a lifetime ago.

December 24, 2011
Bruins live up to top billing
That really was a battle of first-place teams that took place on the TD Garden ice Friday night, it’s just that only one of them played up to its status as a front runner.

December 20, 2011
Bruins playing their (wild) cards right
It was one of those little quirks of the season that the Bruins on Monday night played a team under a new coach for the second time in less than a week.

December 20, 2011
Quirky Thomas gets medieval on Habs
It’s hard to anticipate exactly what’s going to come out of a goalie’s mouth, especially when that goalie is Tim Thomas.

December 18, 2011
From NEHJ: Peverley a true believer
From St. Lawrence to the ECHL’s South Carolina Stingrays to a Stanley Cup champion, Rich Peverley never gave up.

December 18, 2011
Peverley journeys from non-traditional markets to hockey hub
Peverley compares playing in Atlanta, Nashville with Boston

December 11, 2011
Original Six: Bruins fans' most hated foes
They say it’s suicidal to poke the bear, but it’s equally as foolish to risk eternal scorn by ticking off fans of the Boston Bruins.

December 4, 2011
B's prospect Spooner rounding into form in juniors
Ryan Spooner had a sluggish beginning to the season but enjoyed a strong month of November in his development.

November 29, 2011
Campbell, B's don't expect Leafs to fade
Judging the Maple Leafs solely on their performances against the Bruins would lead just about everyone with an ounce of sanity to believe they’re right where they’ve always been since the lockout.

November 28, 2011
Former Hurricane Seidenberg feels for fired Maurice
Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg played for Maurice during his stint with the Hurricanes and certainly empathizes with his former bench boss.

November 27, 2011
Kelly's early-season surge continues in win over Winnipeg
Chris Kelly has nailed the criteria for 7th Player Award during first two months of season.

November 25, 2011
Bruins proud of effort, ground gained during run
The B’s have plenty to be proud of when looking back on a run that saw them rise from the bottom of the conference standings to back among the contenders for the top spot in the East.

November 23, 2011
Lucic, B's worried about first place, not fisticuffs
On an otherwise mundane Wednesday night in Buffalo, the Sabres and Bruins will take to the ice at First Niagara Center with many expecting the two to engage in a full-fledged bloodbath.

November 21, 2011
Julien won't give Habs credit for sparking B's turnaround
Looking at the Bruins schedule over the first two months of the season, it’s pretty apparent to see where the boiling point came during Boston’s early struggles.

November 19, 2011
B's look to continue winning ways on road
With 13 of their first 17 games taking place on home ice, the road isn’t a very familiar place to the Boston Bruins.

November 18, 2011
Bruins don't sugarcoat 'sloppy' win over Jackets
By all accounts, Thursday’s game against the Blue Jackets was supposed to be a snoozer for the Bruins.

November 17, 2011
Bruins can't afford to lose to woeful Blue Jackets
With the Bruins winning streak currently at six games and counting, a quick glance at the standings out West would lead many to believe that victory No. 7 is already in the bag.

November 16, 2011
Bruins find a will and a way
When the Bruins were mired in their season-opening morass, this was the kind of game they’d find a way to lose.

November 15, 2011
Chiarelli defends Shanahan's call on Lucic
A straw poll of the league’s general managers found Tuesday morning that a majority of team bosses think Milan Lucic should have been suspended for his collision with Buffalo goaltender Ryan Miller Saturday night.

November 15, 2011
Julien: Big difference between hits, collisions with goalies
The ruling on whether or not to suspend Milan Lucic is in the books, but the debate will rage on for quite some time.

November 14, 2011
From NEHJ: 'Nose Face Killah'? Fine 'Marshmont'? No way
Over the course of his playing days, Brad Marchand undoubtedly has received many a barb about his big beak.

November 14, 2011
From NEHJ: One crazy year for Bruins' Marchand
Brad Marchand has gone from forgettable spare part to cult hero — all in less than a calendar year.

November 14, 2011
Lucic confident Shanahan will make proper ruling
When practice was wrapped up at Ristuccia Arena on Monday morning, it was time to play the waiting game for Milan Lucic.

November 13, 2011
B's dominant at the dot in win over Sabres
One of the things the Buffalo Sabres have done well in this young season is take faceoffs. Saturday night at TD Garden, the Bruins did it much, much better.

November 11, 2011
Corvo believes in the magic
Corvo enjoys best night as a Bruin

November 11, 2011
Caron breaks through, Ference goes down against Oilers
Caron slotted into the wing on a line with Hamill and Chris Kelly, and looked plenty comfortable putting his big frame in front of the net and in the way of Oiler puck movers.

November 10, 2011
Confident Hamill hopes third time's the charm
Hamill looks to show he belongs

November 8, 2011
After breakout game, Horton hopes tough times are behind him
Horton of old returns in B's blowout win

November 8, 2011
At long last, B's finally reward Rask with a victory
Rask finally in the win column

November 8, 2011
Bruins rediscovering 'killer instinct'
Goals now coming in bunches for B's

November 7, 2011
Kirk's Call: Confident Hamilton tearing it up in OHL
Kirk's Call: Hamilton's confidence growing

November 7, 2011
Seidenberg, Bruins ready for resilient Isles
B's know Isles won't quit

November 6, 2011
B's climbing out of early-season hole one game at a time
Bruins' turnaround a work in progress

November 5, 2011
Seguin leads B's against hometown Leafs
Seguin looks to defeat hometown team

November 2, 2011
B's restore confidence with much-needed win over Ottawa
Bruins beat Sens with best effort of season

October 31, 2011
Lucic: Time for talk is over for Bruins
Lucic: Time for talk is over for Bruins

October 30, 2011
From NEHJ: Savard deservedly etches name on Cup run
From NEHJ: Savard's name belongs on Cup

October 29, 2011
Stanley Cup hangover seems less like curse, more like hoax
Bruins can't pin struggles on hangover

October 28, 2011
In dejecting setback, Marchand-Subban fight provides entertainment
Marchand-Subban fight good entertainment

October 27, 2011
Seidenberg: It's 'never a normal game' against Habs
Bruins, Habs renew storied rivalry

October 26, 2011
Piling up points B's lone objective against rival Habs
B's look to down Habs, climb standings

October 25, 2011
Chiarelli not surprised by hints of hangover
Chiarelli foresaw B's early struggles

October 23, 2011
From NEHJ: B's super scout Bradley survives scare
The highlight of Scott Bradley’s nearly 20 years with the Boston Bruins as scout and player personnel director was the 2011 Stanley Cup championship. However, Bradley’s ties to the organization run much deeper.

October 16, 2011
From NEHJ: 'David and the Goliaths' form one fine line for Bruins
It might be time to start racking your brain and come up with a cool handle for the Bruins’ trio of Milan Lucic, David Krejci and Nathan Horton.

October 15, 2011
Chara: B's must get back to their 'bread and butter' against 'Hawks
Better effort will turn tide for Bruins

October 11, 2011
Perseverant Peverley earns three-year extension with Bruins
B's lock up Peverley through 2014-15

October 10, 2011
B's bemoan making Rask the hard-luck loser
Rask's performance goes to waste

October 9, 2011
Peverley strikes twice, appears to be perfect fit on second line
Peverley lifts B's to win over Lightning

October 9, 2011
Pouliot makes most of ice time in Bruins debut
Productive minutes from Pouliot helps B's

October 8, 2011
Lucic, B's face tough test against Tampa
Keeping Tampa's stars in check poses big challenge

October 7, 2011
Marchand B's lone bright spot in season opener
Marchand shines in loss to Flyers

October 6, 2011
Ference: B's can balance enjoying banner night, focusing on Flyers
Bruins begin new chapter on opening night

October 6, 2011
Philly fired up for rematch with defending champs
Flyers look to exact revenge

October 5, 2011
Bruins announce roster for opening night
B's roster set for season opener

October 3, 2011
B's bond, reinforce positives from Cup-winning season on trip to Maine
B's hope to benefit from team building

September 29, 2011
Corvo making smooth transition with Bruins
Corvo fitting in nicely for B's

September 24, 2011
Profiling the remaining roster hopefuls at B's camp
B's prospects, vets still vying for spots

September 15, 2011
B's announce training camp roster and groupings
B's release training camp roster

September 15, 2011
From NEHJ: Bruins' 2011-12 outlook
From the mag: Bruins' 2011-12 outlook

September 14, 2011
Marchand elated deal is done
Marchand, B's finally come to terms

September 12, 2011
Benning: Time for rookies to 'show why they're here'
B's prospects hope to shine against Isles

September 9, 2011
Hamilton confident, ready to battle for spot with big club
Hamilton ready to put up a fight

September 7, 2011
Tragic plane crash claims KHL team, former Bruin McCrimmon
McCrimmon, KHL team perish in crash

August 30, 2011
Bruins announce full preseason schedule
B's release detailed preseason schedule

August 12, 2011
Original Six: Wildest moments at the Garden
From NEHJ: Wildest moments at Garden

August 11, 2011
Stanley Cup headed to UVM, courtesy of Thomas
Tim Thomas bringing Stanley Cup to UVM

August 10, 2011
From NEHJ: Neely's presidential presence key in B's return to glory
Over the past four seasons, under the guidance of the man whose No. 8 hangs in the rafters at TD Garden, the Bruins have climbed back to the top of the NHL mountain.

August 2, 2011
Bruins renew affiliation with ECHL's Reading Royals
Royals remain B's ECHL affiliate

July 21, 2011
From NEHJ: One special Bruins' fan shares spotlight
Weymouth, Mass., native Garrett Breton, a former corporal in the U.S. Marine Corps, was honored for his service during the Bruins 8-Spoked Salute.

July 18, 2011
From NEHJ: Bruins original banner years
A look back at the Boston Bruins’ previous five Stanley Cup championships.

July 18, 2011
From NEHJ: The Bruins road to the Stanley Cup
A look back at the Bruins regular season and each playoff series they had to survive to win the Cup.

July 17, 2011
From NEHJ: Why the B's have what it takes to repeat
When it comes to the National Hockey League, there are a number of reasons no team has been referred to as the two-time defending champs for more than a decade.

July 16, 2011
From NEHJ: Thomas' tale the ultimate feel-good story
Tim Thomas' story has made an entire city, an entire region feel good about its beloved hockey team, about its star goaltender and about itself.

July 15, 2011
From NEHJ: Recchi goes out on top
Recchi closes out career with third Cup

July 14, 2011
McQuaid, Bruins agree to three-year extension
B's, McQuaid agree to three-year extension

July 13, 2011
From NEHJ: Bruins celebrate first Stanley Cup in 39 years
They say a tiger can’t change his stripes, but the Bruins proved in the span of precisely 398 days that a hockey team can, completing their dramatic, improbable turnaround June 15 in Vancouver with a 4-0 victory in Game 7 of the finals, capturing the Stanley Cup for the first time in 39 years.

July 13, 2011
From NEHJ: Cup victory unleashes fans' emotions
The Bruins’ faithful waited 39 years for their beloved Black and Gold to bring the Stanley Cup back to Boston. Here are excerpts of Bruins fans’ reactions on Facebook.

July 12, 2011
Cross' return to BC all about earning degree
Cross' return to BC all about earning degree

July 11, 2011
Sweeney 'really impressed' by B's campers
Bruins wrap up development camp

July 10, 2011
Spooner showing some swagger at camp
Spooner showing some swagger at camp

July 9, 2011
Knight hopes to reap benefits of stronger two-way game
Knight now more of a two-way player

July 8, 2011
Hamilton looking like the 'real deal' at camp
B's Hamilton making great first impression

July 7, 2011
Bruins welcome 24 players to Development Camp
B's open 5th annual Development Camp

July 5, 2011
Bruins lose Kaberle to 'Canes, reel in Corvo via trade
B's replace Kaberle with 'Canes' Corvo

July 5, 2011
B's sign Tardif, Bay State's Hennessy to contracts
Mass. native Hennessy joins B's

July 1, 2011
Bruins hope to tap into newcomer Pouliot's potential
Pouliot deal a low-risk gamble for B's

July 1, 2011
Chiarelli: Offer wasn't really in the cards for Ryder
B's let Ryder depart for Dallas

June 30, 2011
Leery of market, Chiarelli seeks clarity on value of free agents
Ryder, Kaberle will test market

June 29, 2011
Kaberle return looking less likely as July 1 looms
Kaberle on verge of testing free-agent waters

June 25, 2011
Bruins shore up depth on Day 2 of NHL Draft
B's wrap up highly-successful draft

June 15, 2011
BRUINS WIN STANLEY CUP
Bruins take Game 7, capture the Cup

June 14, 2011
Attack mentality key in Bruins Game 6 win
B's bury goals early and often to stay alive

June 14, 2011
Recchi one win away from going out on top
Recchi a win away from going out on top

June 13, 2011
Bruins hope to keep magical playoff run going
At home, B's will try to force Game 7

June 12, 2011
Bruins look to keep Cup hopes alive
B's look to fend off elimination

June 11, 2011
Bruins know they let Luongo cruise to shutout
B's made life too easy on Luongo in Game 5

June 10, 2011
Blue-collar Bruins look to keep wearing down Canucks
B's must maintain physical edge in Game 5

June 9, 2011
Horton gives B's emotional boost from start to finish
Horton inspires Bruins in Game 4 win

June 8, 2011
Krejci, Bruins ready to forge ahead without Horton
With Horton out, B's first line must adjust

June 7, 2011
Horton to miss rest of series with concussion
Horton out for rest of series with concussion

June 7, 2011
Suspension of Rome a tough decision for Murphy, but the right one
NHL hands Rome deserved punishment

June 7, 2011
From NEHJ: Bruins reclaim Hub of Hockey
For loyal fans of the Boston Bruins, convincing those around them to give hockey the time of day has been a lifelong battle. Oftentimes, unfortunately, it has been a losing one.

June 6, 2011
Ference: Bruins have to do what got them here
Bruins have to stick to their game against Canucks

June 6, 2011
Thornton makes impact on and off ice in return
Thornton's veteran presence helps B's

June 4, 2011
B's look to prove naysayers wrong, knot series
Bruins have something to prove in Game 2

June 3, 2011
Bergeron: B's must be more dangerous five-on-five
Even-strength chances key for B's in Game 2

June 1, 2011
Bruins have their eyes on the prize
Making it to Finals not enough for B's

May 30, 2011
Thomas puts no stock in previous success against Canucks
Stellar numbers against Vancouver mean nothing to Thomas

May 29, 2011
Playing hometown Canucks in Finals surreal for Lucic
Stakes enormous for Lucic against Canucks

May 29, 2011
Trip to Finals a proud moment for Jacobs
Owner elated B's are in Finals

May 28, 2011
Closing seconds extra special for Bergeron
Longest-tenured Bruin relishes trip to Finals

May 28, 2011
Horton the Game 7 hero yet again
Horton clutch again when it matters most

May 27, 2011
Bruins have to fire away at Roloson in Game 7
B's can't make Roloson's job easy

May 26, 2011
Julien: B's confident, excited for Game 7
Bruins optimistic heading into do-or-die battle

May 26, 2011
Lucic: 'It's the biggest game of our careers'
Lucic confident going into Game 7

May 15, 2011
As playoffs roll on, Kaberle still not a key cog for Bruins
Kaberle a major disappointment for B's

May 15, 2011
Bruins know what they have to fix for Game 2
B's stay positive after lopsided Game 1 loss

May 14, 2011
Lightning look to dictate play in Game 1
B's and Bolts look to control series early

May 13, 2011
Waiting game almost over for Bruins
Long layoff finally done for B's

May 12, 2011
New forward combos must click quick for B's
Bruins new lines look to build chemistry

May 12, 2011
Recchi applauds Tampa's turnaround, mainstays St. Louis and Lecavalier
Recchi praises former Lightning teammates

May 11, 2011
Bolts' big guns pose quite the challenge for B's
Stopping Tampa's top forwards will be a tall task

May 11, 2011
Julien, B's deservingly capturing New England's attention
Bruins have Hub of Hockey excited

May 10, 2011
Beard-a-thons help fans save face, raise money
Fans growing beards for a good cause

May 10, 2011
Playoff beards a sign of success
Playoff beards a sign of success

May 9, 2011
Seguin fully prepared for playoff debut
Seguin ready for postseason hockey

May 8, 2011
B's ready for Boucher, Bolts' defensive scheme
B's ready for Tampa's defensive strategy

May 7, 2011
Lucic gets monkey off back, lifts B's to series-clinching victory
Lucic ends drought, helps B's sweep Flyers

May 7, 2011
Mild concussion for Bergeron a major blow for Bruins
Bergy will be sidelined for start of series

May 6, 2011
Bruins going for 'the kill' in Game 4
B's look to sweep away Flyers

May 5, 2011
Bruins ready to lay talk of last year's collapse to rest
B's won't let Flyers come back again

May 5, 2011
B's roar out of gate, never let up in Game 3 win over Flyers
Bruins control third game, grab 3-0 series lead

May 4, 2011
With playoff jitters now behind him, rookie Marchand thriving for B's
Marchand playing like seasoned pro

May 3, 2011
Down a man, B's blueline did whatever it took to hold off Flyers
Sans McQuaid, B's d-men step it up

May 2, 2011
B's hope depth can continue to deliver in Game 2
Bruins relying on balanced attack against Flyers

May 1, 2011
B's can expect Flyers to be fine-tuned for Game 2
Laviolette, Flyers look to bounce back in Game 2

April 30, 2011
Krejci sticks it to Flyers with sensational outing
Krejci dominant in B's Game 1 win

April 29, 2011
Krejci hopeful a healthy Bruins squad can take down Flyers
B's ready for shot at vengeance against Philly

April 28, 2011
After sensational series, Kelly's critics now singing a different tune
Kelly among best Bruins in series win over Habs

April 28, 2011
Chiarelli eagerly awaits B's rematch with Flyers
GM glad Bruins have shot at redemption

April 28, 2011
Horton, B's reward oft-punished fans with thrilling Game 7 win
Bruins finally win Game 7 under Julien

April 27, 2011
Confident Bruins ready to put Game 7 struggles behind them
B's look to make bad track record in seventh games a thing of the past

April 27, 2011
Power play woes continue to bite Bruins
B's power play remain fruitless in playoffs

April 25, 2011
B's in for a fight against desperate Habs in Game 6
Closing out Canadiens won't be an easy task

April 25, 2011
Chara deservingly named Norris Trophy finalist
Bruins captain humbled by nomination

April 24, 2011
Thomas saves the day in Bruins double-overtime thriller
Thomas terrific in B's Game 5 victory

April 15, 2011
First line fires blanks in Game 1 loss to Habs
B's first line fires blanks in Game 1

April 14, 2011
Cammalleri: Series comes down to more than just size versus speed
Confident Habs ready for Game 1

April 14, 2011
Ference: Peaking at right time key to success in playoffs
Playoff-tested Ference knows what it takes to go far in postseason

April 14, 2011
Krejci, B's know there's plenty of hockey left to be played
Bruins not panicking after Game 1 setback

April 14, 2011
Playoff newcomer Campbell ready to get rolling
Campbell prepared for first playoff tilt

April 13, 2011
Kaberle can't wait for first postseason with Bruins
Kaberle ready for first postseason with B's

April 13, 2011
Ryder, B's hope to utilize lessons learned from painful playoff exits
Bruins must learn from recent postseason disappointment

April 12, 2011
Lucic welcomes high expectations, ready to rise to the occasion
Bruins leading scorer not fazed by pressure

April 12, 2011
Thomas taking things 'one day at a time' as start of playoffs looms
Thomas looks to follow up stellar season with successful playoff run

April 11, 2011
Chiarelli foresees a lengthy playoff run for B's
GM confident in team's postseason hopes

April 9, 2011
Horton hopes to ride second-half surge into the playoffs
Horton piling up goals as postseason looms

April 9, 2011
Thomas tops idol Hasek in record books
Thomas sets record for save percentage

April 8, 2011
Bergeron, B's ready for 'real season' to begin
Bruins anxious to get playoffs started

April 8, 2011
Ultimate goal remains, but Bruins have plenty to be proud of
B's wrapping up impressive regular season

April 7, 2011
Wretched effort, silence from B's big guns riles Julien
B's poor effort has Julien frustrated

April 6, 2011
B's look to get back on track with win over Islanders
Bruins look to build momentum heading into playoffs

April 6, 2011
Paille's contributions continue in win over Isles
Fourth line steals the show in Bruins victory

April 5, 2011
Campbell, linemates clicking at just the right time
Campbell hoping to make some noise in the postseason

April 5, 2011
Thornton humbled by nomination for Masterton Trophy
Thornton embodies Masterton spirit

April 4, 2011
Bruins ready for Lundqvist, desperate Rangers
B's in for tough test against Blueshirts

April 3, 2011
Marchand, B's appreciate lighthearted practice
Julien, Bruins have a little fun

April 2, 2011
Bruins officially dash playoff hopes of old friends Ramsay, Wheeler
Wheeler pulling for Bruins in postseason

April 2, 2011
Ryder puts funk to bed, buries game-winner on penalty shot
Goal a major confidence boost for Ryder

April 1, 2011
Former Thrasher Peverley looking forward to tomorrow's matinee
Peverley ready to take on old team

March 31, 2011
Ference, B's have momentum halted by desperate Leafs
Leafs shootout win ends Boston's winning streak

March 31, 2011
Thomas, B's have bounced back since hitting 'rock bottom' in Toronto
Thomas on fire since last loss to Leafs

March 30, 2011
Recchi continues to etch his name into the record books
Recchi passes Coffey, moves up all-time points list

March 29, 2011
B's in for tough test against defending champs
Blackhawks pay a visit to Boston

March 29, 2011
Playoff-like effort propels Bruins to victory
Complacency a non-issue in win over 'Hawks

March 29, 2011
Thomas stays red-hot as B's blank Blackhawks
Thomas shines in 3-0 win over Chicago

March 28, 2011
Julien: B's can't afford to get complacent
Bruins must stay sharp down the stretch

March 25, 2011
BC upset by Colorado College in NCAA tournament
Stunner: BC ousted by Colorado College

March 24, 2011
Krejci, B's pour it on in 7-0 rout of Habs
B's send message, blow out Canadiens

March 24, 2011
Lucic, B's expect jolt from home crowd with Habs in town
Lucic hopes Garden serves as 7th man

March 24, 2011
Warsofsky leaves BU, signs with Bruins
David Warsofsky leaves BU, signs with Bruins

March 16, 2011
Bruins equipment guru always up for a challenge
B's equipment mgr. Robinson always up for a challenge

March 14, 2011
Five reasons why this may not be the B's year
Five reasons this isn't the B's year

March 14, 2011
Ten reasons the Bruins will finally win the Stanley Cup
Ten reason why the B's will win it all

March 10, 2011
Chara: Pacioretty has 'right to be emotional'
Chara understands Pacioretty's pain

March 10, 2011
Endless string of penalties kills Bruins
Refs made night against Sabres even more challenging

March 10, 2011
Kampfer empathizes with Chara, former college teammate Pacioretty
Pacioretty incident puts Kampfer in emotional bind

March 9, 2011
Chara not suspended for hit on Pacioretty
B's captain not punished for hit

March 8, 2011
Disclipine the key for B's in Montreal
B's must keep composure at Bell Centre

March 7, 2011
B's ready to resume rivalry with hated Habs
B's look to pad division lead with win vs. Habs

March 5, 2011
Bartkowski gets yet another shot against hometown Pens
Pittsburgh native all-too familiar with Penguins

March 5, 2011
Half-hearted effort dooms B's in loss to Pens
Pens halt B's winning streak

March 4, 2011
B's silence Bolts big guns in battle between division leaders
Physical Bruins shut down Lightning

March 3, 2011
B's look to continue winning ways at home against Bolts
Bruins looking to build off road momentum

March 3, 2011
Kaberle excited to make his Garden debut
Kaberle ready for home cooking

March 2, 2011
Rask's return to form highlights B's perfect road trip
Rask back on track

February 28, 2011
Quiet deadline day just fine with B's GM Chiarelli
B's GM expected slow deadline day

February 15, 2011
B's blueliners in a battle for playing time
Julien shaking up defense

February 12, 2011
B's bewildered, blown out by Wings
Floodgates open early as Wings bury B's

February 12, 2011
Rask's resurgence, rest for Thomas go hand-in-hand
Balancing act needed for Thomas, Rask

February 11, 2011
Wings Lidstrom reflects on praise from Chara, fellow blueliners
Lidstrom an idol to all defensemen

February 10, 2011
Horton, linemates must build off of dominant night
First line has night to remember against Habs

February 10, 2011
Thomas' first NHL fight sends Garden into frenzy
Goalie fight highlights B's 8-6 win over Habs

February 9, 2011
Thornton, B's look to turn season series with Habs around
Canadiens have had the Bruins number this season

February 8, 2011
Hard work, versatility help Caron get back to NHL
Strong showing in Providence yields promotion for Caron

February 8, 2011
Lucic, B's all-too familiar with overcoming adversity
Savard's absence yet another challenge for Bruins

February 7, 2011
Distraught Savard discusses decision to call it a season
Savard devastated that his season is over

February 7, 2011
Savard, Bruins to hold press conference on Monday
Bruins likely shutting down Savard for season

February 5, 2011
Letting go of 'Jumbo Joe'
Thornton has moved on and so should Boston

February 5, 2011
Niemi, Sharks shut down B's
Bruins offense silenced in loss to Sharks

February 4, 2011
Paille 'a bit shocked' by four-game suspension
Length of suspension floors B's Paille

February 4, 2011
Timely timeout proves to be pivotal for Julien, B's
Julien's timeout in third helps B's hang on for win over Stars

February 3, 2011
Bruins a united bunch in wild win over Stars
B's down Stars 6-3 in fight-filled affair

February 3, 2011
Wins must start coming soon for B's Rask
B's need Rask to start earning victories

February 2, 2011
Arniel making huge strides in second pro season
Arniel quickly becoming go-to guy for P-Bruins

February 1, 2011
Recchi: B's need to find consistency down the stretch
Recchi: B's need consistency during stretch run

January 31, 2011
Bergeron named First Star of the Month
Bergeron earns league honors for his performance in January

January 27, 2011
Bruins head to break on high note following win over Panthers
B's victorious in final game before break

January 26, 2011
Seguin gets another look down the middle
Rookie Seguin back at center for B's

January 25, 2011
Bruins blanking shines spotlight on Horton's lengthy cold streak
Horton not living up to expectations in Boston

January 15, 2011
Broken beak bad news for Kampfer, Bruins
Kampfer suffers broken nose in B's loss to Pens

January 15, 2011
Bruins run out of comeback magic against Pens
Pens hang on for 3-2 win in Boston

January 14, 2011
Kampfer's late goal KO's Flyers
Rookie Kampfer scores game winner against Flyers

January 14, 2011
Points coming by the bushel for Bergeron
Bergeron leading the way offensively for B's

January 14, 2011
Steven Kampfer: Anatomy of a successful deadline deal
Kampfer: Anatomy of a deadline deal

January 11, 2011
Bergeron's hat trick helps B's blow out Sens
Bergeron scores three in B's 6-0 win

January 9, 2011
Blueliner Bartkowski called up by B's
Bartkowski recalled by B's on emergency basis

January 8, 2011
Division lead on the line for Bruins, Habs
Lead in Northeast on line for B's in Montreal

January 7, 2011
Bruins big guns not getting the job done
Star forwards struggling for B's

January 7, 2011
Theodore, Clutterbuck shine as Wild earn 3-1 win in Boston
B's fall into trap, lose 3-1 to Wild

January 6, 2011
Former Bruin Kobasew comes back to Boston on a roll
Kobasew visits Garden for first time since trade

January 5, 2011
Julien: Horton, Savard must keep producing
Bruins happy to be back home after road trip

January 4, 2011
Julien impressed by Rask's bounce-back effort
Rask bounces back with win in Toronto

November 1, 2010
Thomas named NHL's First Star of the Week
The veteran netminder's back-to-back shutouts earned him league-wide recognition.

August 1, 2010
Former Bruins still seeking homes for 2010-11
Bill Guerin (Wilbraham, Mass.) and Paul Mara (Belmont, Mass.) are among the former Bruins who have yet to hook on with a team for 2010-11.

July 18, 2010
The case on Chiarelli can now go to jury
Just over four years since taking over the failed hockey product on Causeway Street, Chiarelli -- who turns 46 next month -- just returned home from California with the latest boatload of future promise inherent in the NHL's annual draft.

May 16, 2010
Chiarelli needs to seize this draft moment
How refreshing to hear Boston general manager Peter Chiarelli stake his claim last month, immediately after the draft lottery was finalized, that the Bruins will pick either Tyler Seguin or Taylor Hall with the No. 2 overall pick on June 25 in Los Angeles.

May 1, 2010
Savard's storybook ending lifts B's in OT
Marc Savard enjoyed a storybook return, as he scored the overtime winner in his first game back from a severe concussion, lifting the Bruins to a 5-4 win over the Flyers in Game 1.

April 18, 2010
It's time to discipline Colin Campbell
You can have Colin Campbell's job, which, as we know all too well in the Hub of Hockey, is informally known as director of discipline in the NHL.

April 1, 2010
Bruins effort lacking once again
The Bruins suffered another setback at home, blanked by Florida as a subpar effort from a handful of players cost the club a shot at two curial points.

January 1, 2010
Late rally makes for Classic finish
BOSTON – The Bruins had 38,112 reasons to dig down for a little something extra. The problem was that they were down to less than three minutes to find it. The Bruins had spent the first 57 ...

January 1, 2010
Thomas gets Olympic nod
It will be a day Tim Thomas won’t soon forget. As expected following Friday’s Winter Classic at Fenway Park, the Bruins’ goaltender was named to the U.S. Olympic team. He will be joined ...