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Which 5 Boston Bruins Will Have the Best Plus-Minus Stats in 2013-14

October 24th, 2013
Under coach Claude Julien, a number of Boston Bruins have consistently racked up elite plus-minus ratings. Once again built to be a highly efficient five-on-five team, the 2013-14 Bruins are bound to produce a handful of very positive ratings.  Both Patrice Bergeron and Zdeno Chara have topped the league in plus-minus ...

Way-Too-Early Grades for New Boston Bruins

October 14th, 2013
Boston Bruins fans are just getting used to seeing Jarome Iginla, Loui Eriksson and Reilly Smith in black and gold, but the small sample size won't stop us from handing out some way-too-early grades.  The trio of wingers have been highly visible in Boston's 3-2 start to the season, and though ...

Knee-Jerk Reactions to Early Performances of Bruins’ Top Stars

October 8th, 2013
After two games, the Boston Bruins are undefeated and looking good. As a result, October optimism is all the rage in Beantown.  However, it is important to remember that 80 games remain, and almost nothing is known about how this team will look months from now.  Knee-jerk reactions to early efforts are ...

Grading the Boston Bruins 2013 Offseason

September 26th, 2013
The Boston Bruins are nearing the end of an uncharacteristically transaction-packed offseason, and now it's time to reflect on the changes made by GM Peter Chiarelli. Eight players who suited up during Boston's run to the Stanley Cup Final are no longer with the team, but the Bruins front office has ...

Ranking the 5 Greatest Captains in Boston Bruins History

September 12th, 2013
For the Boston Bruins, the captain's "C" means almost as much as the spoked-B.  Eight Bruins captains are in the Hall of Fame, and six have had their number retired. The historic patch is one of hockey's most prestigious honors.  Nineteen men have held the title of captain in Boston, each providing ...

Breaking Down the Boston Bruins’ Prospects at Forward

September 1st, 2013
Boston Bruins rookies will report for training camp on Wednesday, officially beginning the battle for just a few vacant roster spots. The Bruins' prospects will shake off their summer rust with a few practices at Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington, Mass. before heading down to Florida for a four-team rookie tournament featuring ...

Predicting Stat Lines for Boston Bruins Stars in 2013-14 Season

August 25th, 2013
The Boston Bruins' top six will sport two new stars this season, and the arrival of Loui Eriksson and Jarome Iginla could result in big years for their new linemates.  With centers David Krejci and Patrice Bergeron coming off scintillating postseason performances, the Bruins offense looks set for a significant improvement ...

Predicting 5 Headlines That Will Be Written During Boston Bruins 2013-14 Season

August 14th, 2013
The Boston Bruins' summer has been loaded with headlines including a trip to the Stanley Cup Final and a number of major offseason moves, and the upcoming season should offer up many more. With a new-look roster, an expanded division and some high-end young talent, the Bruins promise to provide an ...

Ranking the 5 Most Unbelievable Moments in Boston Bruins History

August 13th, 2013
In their 89-year history, the Boston Bruins have had their share of unbelievable moments. Unfortunately for the six-time Stanley Cup champions, many of their most memorable shockers have been of the heart-breaking variety.  Many of the most improbable moments are also the most painful to remember. Some are the kinds of ...

Boston Bruins Reportedly Shopping Brad Marchand & Chris Kelly

July 9th, 2013
Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli is notoriously conservative, but after dealing Tyler Seguin and signing Jarome Iginla, the Bruins may not be done making big offseason news just yet.The Fourth Period's Shawn Hutcheon suggests that the Bruins may be considering another big trade or two:Despite winning the Eastern Conference, the Bruins ...