Found August 20, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Wayne Gretzky
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
The Bruins’ scouting department shake-up is just about complete, and it includes bringing a former face back to the organization. The B’s announced Tuesday that Keith Gretzky has been promoted to director of amateur scouting, a position that was vacated when the team cut ties with Wayne Smith last month. Gretzky joined the Bruins in 2011 as an amateur scout and will take over the scouting department. Gretzky is the older brother of NHL legend Wayne Gretzky. The club also announced they have signed former Bruins forward P.J. Axelsson as an amateur scout covering Europe as well as hiring Keith Sullivan as an amateur scout. Thumbnail photo via Flickr/dan4th Filed under: Boston Bruins, Headlines, Mike Cole

Boston Bruins promote Keith Gretzky, make other personnel moves

On Tuesday, the Boston Bruins announced the promotion of Keith Gretzky to director of amateur scouting and the hiring of former Boston Bruin P.J. Axelsson as a European scout. In addition, they also hired Keith Sullivan as an amateur scout. Gretzky is the brother of Hall of Famer Wayne Gretzky, and he previously served as an amateur scout for the team. He joined the Black and Gold...

Bruins Beat: Zdeno Chara In A Celtics Jersey, Spinning A Basketball (GIF)

(GIF: Tumblr) Yes, just as I said it’s Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara wearing a Celtics jersey, spinning a basketball. That’s all I got folks. The NHL off-season is so painfully slow and boring. Is it friggin’ October yet?! The post Bruins Beat: Zdeno Chara In A Celtics Jersey, Spinning A Basketball (GIF) appeared first on Boston Sports Then and Now.

Paulina Gretzky engaged to golfer Dustin Johnson

  Paulina Gretzky and golfer Dustin Johnson announced over the weekend that the two were engaged on their Instagram accounts. Johnson posted the below picture of Paulina’s hand with the engagement ring with the caption, “She said yes.” 24-year-old Gretzky, the daughter of The Great One, Wayne Gretzky, is famously known for her social media accounts. 

Paulina Gretzky Engaged to PGA Star Dustin Johnson

Sorry, fellas. The daughter of hockey legend Wayne Gretzky is off the market. Paulina Gretzky is engaged to golfer and PGA star Dustin Johnson, who won the Hyundai Tournament of Champions this year. The newly engaged couple went public with the news on Instagram early Sunday. Johnson posted first, sharing a photo of the engagement ring with the caption “She said yes!!!!!” It...

90 Years Of Boston Bruins Hockey Scrapbook: The 1920′s (PHOTOS)

The 2013-14 season marks the 90th year of Boston Bruins hockey. This Original Six and first U.S. based franchise has provided fans with nine decades of ever lasting memories including 7 Stanley Cup championships. BST&N will chronicle the history of the Black & Gold in it’s 90 Years Of Boston Bruins Hockey Scrapbook series.  So sit back and re-live the glory. Now turn...

Bruins promote Gretzky, Hall of Famer's brother

The Boston Bruins have promoted Keith Gretzky, the younger brother of the hockey Hall of Famer, to director of amateur scouting. The team also hired P.J. Axelsson as a European amateur scout and named Keith Sullivan an amateur scout. Gretzky joined the Bruins organization in 2011 as an amateur scout. He has also scouted for the Phoenix Coyotes. Axelsson spent 11 years with the...

Ty Anderson: Bruins say ixnay on the Jose

In their organizational pipeline, the Boston Bruins have 8,341 minutes of NHL experience in the crease. Add it all up and that’s just over 139 games of time in net, with a mere 547 of those minutes belonging to somebody not named Tuukka Rask. In fact, all of ‘em belong to semi-recently signed netminder and NHL spot-starter Chad Johnson. Behind Johnson, all of Providence...

Gregory Campbell Behind in Rehab, Feels Ankle Screws While Wearing Skate

With all due respect to Andrew Shaw and his face, Gregory Campbell was the most famous shot-blocker of the 2013 NHL postseason. While Boston puck fans knew about and very much appreciated Soupy’s hard work, hustle and dedication since he first arrived from Florida, the hockey world quickly learned how courageous and determined the B’s forward was in the Eastern Conference finals...

BAD NEWS, BROS: Dustin Johnson Popped The Question And Paulina Gretzky Said Yes

Dustin Johnson has been having a decent enough year in the PGA, as the 29-year old is currently ranked No. 16 on the money list with $2.57 million, trailing Tiger Woods by just a smidge under $5.1 million. But aside from his win at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions earlier this year, DJ’s biggest headlines have come courtesy of his “celebrity” girlfriend, Paulina Gretzky...

Ty Anderson: Axelsson, Gretzky join B's staff

Following the firing of director of amateur scouting Wayne Smith following the 2013 NHL Draft in Newark, N.J., the Boston Bruins were in search of a new face to ‘liven’ up a dull draft history that’s brought few legitimate NHLers to the Hub aside from Toronto gimmes Tyler Seguin (2nd overall, ‘10) and Dougie Hamilton (9th overall, ‘11). And Boston general...

Links of the Day 8/18/13

Got a couple of oddly auto-corrected texts from Ryan this morning, saying he has internet problems, so Steve is doing the links and post today. Wayne Gretzky’s daughter, Paulina, is off the market.  Why is this news on ESPN?  Because sports blogs exist. D-Backs manager Kirk Gibson had some harsh words for Ryan Braun. Former Purdue TE Dustin Keller is out for the season with...
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