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Lucic says it would be a dream come true to play for hometown C…

Lucic says it would be a dream come true to play for hometown Canucks. Could it happen?

thehockeynews.com Updated Sep 1 (3 days ago)
Newly acquired Los Angeles Kings left winger Milan Lucic is about to embark on his first professional season outside of a Boston Bruins uniform, but he might already have his sights set on a third professional home come 2016-17. In a recent interview wi…
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  • Bruins' Marchand had elbow surgery during offseason

    Bruins' Marchand had elbow surgery during offseason

    NHL.com Sep 1 (3 days ago)
    WILMINGTON, Mass. -- There were few positives for the Boston Bruins to take out of missing the Stanley Cup Playoffs last season for first time in eight seasons. Forward Brad Marchand took advantage of Boston's extended time off over the summer ...
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  • What We Learned: Tuukka Rask and the Bruins' workload problem

    What We Learned: Tuukka Rask and the Bruins' workload problem

    yahoo.com Aug 31 (4 days ago)
    Toward the end of the Boston Bruins’ doomed campaign last season, people seemed to be harping on Tuukka Rask's workload with some frequency. Specifically, they felt it to have been far too big. He played 70 games, 67 of which were starts, and it was the…
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  • Here’s Ryan Spooner breaking an egg with his hockey stick (Vide…

    Here’s Ryan Spooner breaking an egg with his hockey stick (Video)

    yahoo.com Aug 19
    We saw Rinaldo with the water bottle snipe; here's Spooner showcasing his hands.
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  • Daniel Briere leaves NHL with legacy as a top playoff performer

    Daniel Briere leaves NHL with legacy as a top playoff performer

    NHL.com Aug 18
    VOORHEES, N.J. - Daniel Briere was almost crying on the bench at TD Garden. His Philadelphia Flyers had erased a 3-0 series deficit against the Boston Bruins, only to fall behind 3-0 in Game 7. "We had put all this time, all this effort to co...
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  • Getting To Know: Jean-Francois Jomphe

    Getting To Know: Jean-Francois Jomphe

    Status: Former NHL center for Anaheim, Phoenix and Montreal from 1995-1999. Ht: 6-foot-1 Wt: 195 pounds DOB: Dec. 28, 1972 In: Havre St.-Pierre, Que. Early Hockey Memory: “Oh wow, I was three years old when I started skating. My dad took me out on the i…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Blueline a concern for Bruins

    Rumor Roundup: Blueline a concern for Bruins

    It’s been nearly a month since Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney expressed interest in adding a defenseman via free agency during an interview with the club’s website. Speculation over who Sweeney might sign is creating headlines in an otherwise quiet NHL ru…
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  • AHL Logo Ranking: No. 28 – Providence Bruins

    AHL Logo Ranking: No. 28 – Providence Bruins

    (The AHL has undergone a season of change and one third of the league has changed locations or logos for the 2015-16 season. Leading up to the new season, The Hockey News will be ranking the logos of the league’s teams and offering a brief look at the h…
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  • Crocker, Jacobs to receive 2015 Lester Patrick Trophy

    Crocker, Jacobs to receive 2015 Lester Patrick Trophy

    NHL.com Aug 12
    NEW YORK -- Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs and longtime scout Bob Crocker have been named recipients of the 2015 Lester Patrick Trophy for outstanding service to hockey in the United States. The award, one of the most prestigious in hockey, ...
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  • Sabres to host Prospects Challenge in September

    Sabres to host Prospects Challenge in September

    NHL.com Aug 12
    The Buffalo Sabres will host a prospects tournament at First Niagara Center and Harborcenter Sept. 12-14. The Boston Bruins and New Jersey Devils will compete with the Sabres in a round-robin format that will feature top prospects from each of ...
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  • The five best goaltending prospects in the world

    The five best goaltending prospects in the world

    Championships can be won and lost between the pipes, and every season it seems a new goaltender emerges to take a top job or push a longtime starter for the No. 1 role. It has been more than a decade since the Pittsburgh Penguins made Marc-Andre Fleury …
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  • The 10 oldest players suiting up in the NHL in 2015-16

    The 10 oldest players suiting up in the NHL in 2015-16

    The Pittsburgh Penguins made a move yesterday that flew a bit under the radar, signing center Matt Cullen to a one-year, $800,000 contract. Cullen, who has played in more than 1,200 games over his career, has been a steady middle of the lineup player th…
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  • Five players who could have bounce back seasons in 2015-16

    Five players who could have bounce back seasons in 2015-16

    When Thomas Vanek hit the free agent market following the 2013-14 season, there was little doubt he was going to end up with the Minnesota Wild, but the club was hoping for a better campaign than what they got from the 31-year-old left winger. Sure, Van…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Is the time right to trade Shea Weber?

    Rumor Roundup: Is the time right to trade Shea Weber?

    While the Nashville Predators matched a 14-year, $110-million offer sheet for captain Shea Weber from the Philadelphia Flyers in July 2012, he’s remained the subject of annual off-season trade speculation. Weber’s value to the Predators and the expense …
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  • Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Boston Bruins from A to Z

    Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Boston Bruins from A to Z

    yahoo.com Aug 3
    (Ed. Note: August is known to be a very quiet month in the hockey world. As we wait for September to arrive and training camps to begin, let’s learn a little history about all 30 teams. Behold, our summer A-Z series, in which we ask fans of all 30 teams…
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  • The five least effective trade deadline deals of 2014-15

    The five least effective trade deadline deals of 2014-15

    For the past week, the Toronto Blue Jays have owned the sports news cycle thanks to the club’s big time acquisitions of Troy Tulowitzki and David Price ahead of the MLB trade deadline. There’s one problem, though: there’s a possibility that neither trad…
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  • Leafs lowball Bernier; Bruins blame game; NHL last chance team …

    Leafs lowball Bernier; Bruins blame game; NHL last chance team (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Jul 30
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . • Brad Richards’ son is hungry. Oh…
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  • Bruins, Canadiens alumni to face off at Winter Classic

    Bruins, Canadiens alumni to face off at Winter Classic

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The current rivalry between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens will not be the only one celebrated at the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic. The League announced Wednesday that there will be an alumni game played at...
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  • Soderberg excited by opportunity with Avalanche

    Soderberg excited by opportunity with Avalanche

    NHL.com Jul 25
    Carl Soderberg was already planning to join the Colorado Avalanche, but when he heard who his linemates might be, he became even more intrigued. Soderberg, who was traded to Colorado by the Boston Bruins on June 25 and the next day signed a fiv...
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  • In The Cards: Looking back on Orr’s Blackhawk days

    In The Cards: Looking back on Orr’s Blackhawk days

    One of the biggest free agent deals took place when the Chicago Blackhawks signed Bobby Orr away from the Boston Bruins in June 1976. Orr’s time in Chicago was a forgettable end to his legacy, which also resulted in two terrible hockey cards. For their …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Blueline buzz as free agency continues

    Rumor Roundup: Blueline buzz as free agency continues

    The Columbus Blue Jackets could add a veteran defenseman before the start of 2015-16. Aaron Portzline of The Columbus Dispatch reports sources claiming Jackets management have had discussions with free-agent blueliner Christian Ehrhoff, who’s coming off…
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  • Cody Franson says he’s waiting on right fit, sick of one-year d…

    Cody Franson says he’s waiting on right fit, sick of one-year deals

    If you were wondering what has taken so long for defenseman Cody Franson to sign a new contract, you’re not alone. Franson himself seems to be getting impatient. In an interview with TSN 1040 in Vancouver, Franson opened an interview with questions abou…
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  • Video - Big Third Period Lifts Senators Past Bruins 00:44

    Big Third Period Lifts Senators Past Bruins

    Mar 19
    Kyle Turris scored twice in the Senators' 6-4 win over the Bruins.
  • Video - Sabres Beat Bruins In Shootout 00:44

    Sabres Beat Bruins In Shootout

    Mar 17
    Tyler Ennis scored the lone goal in a shootout as Buffalo beat Boston 2-1.
  • Video - Caps Stop Bruins' Hot Streak 00:48

    Caps Stop Bruins' Hot Streak

    Mar 15
    Braden Holtby had 32 saves in Washington's 2-0 win over Boston, which ended the Bruins' five-game winning streak.
  • Video - Crosby Late Scratch, Penguins Fall To Bruins 01:23

    Crosby Late Scratch, Penguins Fall To Bruins

    Mar 14
    Tuukka Rask had 30 saves in the Bruins' 2-0 win over the Penguins.

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