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Lucic will be limited at B's camp due to surgery

Lucic will be limited at B's camp due to surgery

ESPN.com NHL.com Updated Sep 15 (yesterday)
Bruins forward Milan Lucic will be limited at training camp due to wrist surgery.
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  • Rumor Roundup: Is this Marc-Andre Fleury’s last season in Pitts…

    Rumor Roundup: Is this Marc-Andre Fleury’s last season in Pittsburgh?

    thehockeynews.com Sep 15 (yesterday)
    Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury enters this season facing an uncertain future. He’s an unrestricted free agent in July, and new Penguins GM Jim Rutherford didn’t believe this summer was the right time to discuss a contract extension. Fl…
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  • Bruins hope to have Krug, Smith signed before camp

    Bruins hope to have Krug, Smith signed before camp

    NHL.com Sep 15 (yesterday)
    Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli said he still hopes to have new contracts in place with entry-level free agents Torey Krug and Reilly Smith before training camp starts Thursday. "I'm not going to comment on negotiations," Chiarell...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Can Ryan Johansen and the Columbus Blue Jackets …

    Rumor Roundup: Can Ryan Johansen and the Columbus Blue Jackets agree on a contract this weekend?

    thehockeynews.com Sep 13 (4 days ago)
    After weeks of silence, the stalled contract talks between the Columbus Blue Jackets and Ryan Johansen’s agent are expected to resume this weekend. The Columbus Dispatch’s Aaron Portzline reports agent Kurt Overhardt is expected to meet with club manage…
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  • Malcolm Subban’s awesome new mask features death and Bible vers…

    Malcolm Subban’s awesome new mask features death and Bible verse

    thehockeynews.com Sep 12 (4 days ago)
    In 2012 Malcolm Subban was a member of the Ontario League’s Belleville Bulls and a recently drafted prospect of the Boston Bruins. He wanted to change his goalie mask and give it a meaner and morbid look and he worked with Montreal painter David Leroux …
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  • Bergeron helps EA unveil NHL 15 video game

    Bergeron helps EA unveil NHL 15 video game

    NHL.com Sep 9
    NEW YORK -- Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron has competed at hockey's highest levels, including the Stanley Cup Final, IIHF World Championship and the Winter Olympics. But he was entering unfamiliar territory on Tuesday when he helped launch...
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  • It’s time for hockey to ban the term ‘holdout’

    It’s time for hockey to ban the term ‘holdout’

    With no signs of progress and the two sides still light years apart, the possibility of Ryan Johansen sitting out training camp, and possibly even part of this NHL season, is becoming more real with every passing day. And as that day draws nearer, you c…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Would any RFA stage an extended holdout?

    Rumor Roundup: Would any RFA stage an extended holdout?

    The start of NHL training camp, on Sept. 18, is less than two weeks away, but there’s little progress to report on contract talks involving several restricted free agents. Among the unsigned notables are Columbus’ Ryan Johansen, Minnesota’s Darcy Kuempe…
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  • Flames sign defenseman Potter to one-year contract

    Flames sign defenseman Potter to one-year contract

    NHL.com Sep 5
    Defenseman Corey Potter signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Calgary Flames, the team announced Friday. Potter played last season with the Boston Bruins and Edmonton Oilers, with five assists in 19 games. Potter, 30, had four goals a...
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  • The bizarre implications of the David Krejci extension (Trendin…

    The bizarre implications of the David Krejci extension (Trending Topics)

    David Krejci is not Boston's No. 1 center. You know that. I know that. The Bruins know that. Krejci knows that. This, however, has not stopped the Bruins from consistently referring to him as such over the last few years, and at times treating him that …
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  • Ville Leino invited to training camp by Boston Bruins

    Ville Leino invited to training camp by Boston Bruins

    Ville Leino’s six-year, $27 million contract would have three more seasons remaining had he not been bought out by the Sabres in June. In three seasons in Buffalo, he recorded 46 points in 137 games. In his contract year in Philadelphia prior moving to …
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  • What have we learned since Bertuzzi-Moore? Not much it seems

    What have we learned since Bertuzzi-Moore? Not much it seems

    In the 10-plus years since the Todd Bertuzzi-Steve Moore incident, you can be rest assured that NHL coaches and players have chosen their dressing room words very, very carefully when it comes to the issue of seeking retribution. And there hasn’t been a…
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  • Lightning captain Stamkos says leg 'much stronger'

    Lightning captain Stamkos says leg 'much stronger'

    NHL.com Sep 4
    Tampa Bay Lightning forward Steven Stamkos said Thursday his injured right leg is much better than it was at the end of last season. Stamkos broke his right tibia on Nov. 11 in a game against the Boston Bruins. He returned March 6 to play the f...
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  • Jagr on verge of almost unheard of distinction this season

    Jagr on verge of almost unheard of distinction this season

    We’re going to go on the assumption here that Teemu Selanne has retired from the NHL for good this time. Of course, you never know with Selanne, but we’re thinking he’s serious about it this time. That leaves Jaromir Jagr as the oldest player in the NHL…
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  • Blackhawks, Kings, Bruins and Penguins lead NHL betting odds

    Blackhawks, Kings, Bruins and Penguins lead NHL betting odds

    yahoo.com Sep 2
    Looking at the latest Bovada betting odds for the NHL’s 2014-15 season, a few things are clear about wagering on the division champions. 1. The Metro Division might be the only one that could turn you a decent profit, provided the Pittsburgh Penguins st…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Would a Boychuk-Yakupov trade solve two problems…

    Rumor Roundup: Would a Boychuk-Yakupov trade solve two problems?

    The Boston Bruins need to shed salary and address their logjam on defense remains a hot topic in this summer’s NHL rumor mill. Much of the speculation centers on Johnny Boychuk, who will be eligible next summer for unrestricted free agency. The 30-year-…
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  • Brad Marchand sings, Patrice Bergeron recites poetry for NHL 15

    Brad Marchand sings, Patrice Bergeron recites poetry for NHL 15

    At the NHL Awards, Patrice Bergeron was announced as the winner of the EA cover vote and now he’s reciting poetry for the game he’s representing. With the release of NHL 15 around the corner, the marketing for it is in full gear. Today, EA released two …
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  • Boston Bruins prospect changes name to honor influential women

    Boston Bruins prospect changes name to honor influential women

    Zane Gothberg is no more. Say hello to Zane McIntyre. According to an official release, the University of North Dakota netminder has legally changed his name to carry on the maiden name of his mother and grandmother: “My grandmother and my mother have b…
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  • Who won the Phil Kessel to Toronto trade…five years later?

    Who won the Phil Kessel to Toronto trade…five years later?

    For a guy who doesn’t say much, Phil Kessel is the source of significant noise. Ever since he begged out of Boston and was dealt to Toronto for a trio of high draft picks, fans and media on both sides of the equation have been debating the merits of the…
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  • Rumor Roundup: The latest on unsigned RFAs

    Rumor Roundup: The latest on unsigned RFAs

    Entering the final full week of August, a number of restricted free agents remain unsigned. With NHL training camps opening on Sept. 18 sufficient time remains to get those players under contract, but so far there’s little indication they’re any closer …
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  • Video - Sources: Krejci, Bruins Agree To Six-Year Extension 03:24

    Sources: Krejci, Bruins Agree To Six-Year Extension

    Sep 3
    Joe McDonald discusses David Krejci's six-year extension with the Boston Bruins that will start in the 2015-16 season.
  • Video - Avalanche Land Iginla 03:18

    Avalanche Land Iginla

    Jul 1
    Scott Burnside reacts to the news that Jarome Iginla has signed a three-year, $16 million deal with Colorado.
  • Video - Is NHL Better With Winning Original Six? 03:33

    Is NHL Better With Winning Original Six?

    May 22
    With three of the final four teams part of the Original Six, is the NHL better with the older franchises going deep in the playoffs?
  • Video - Canadiens Close Out Bruins 01:50

    Canadiens Close Out Bruins

    May 14
    The Canadiens beat the Bruins 3-1 in Game 7 to advance to play the Rangers in the Eastern Conference finals.

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