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Patrice Bergeron has said all along that he wanted to and believed he’d be ready for training camp. With camp set to open in less than a month, he’s still on that schedule. The Bruins forward continues to recover from a brutal list of injuries suffered in the playoffs, but he’s still confident he’ll recover in time for the beginning of camp on Sept. 11. Bergeron, who is recovering from a rib injury, shoulder injury and a hole in his lung, has taken the needed time off and continues to work toward getting ready to go in a month. “I’m feeling pretty good. Recovery’s going well,” Bergeron told the team’s website. “I’d say I’m pretty much 95 percent back to where I’d like to be and I’m feeling pretty good. So I guess everything’s going well and I’ve been cranking up the workouts as well so, so far so good.” Bergeron said that he spent the early parts of his abbreviated offseason laying low and recuperating. Now that he’s gotten through that forced rest, he’s working on getti

Patrice Bergeron Says He’s 95 Percent Ready to Go, Will Need to Continue to Balance Rest and Preparation (Video)

Patrice Bergeron suffered a broken rib, a separated shoulder and a punctured lung during the 2013 playoffs, but the Bruins forward wanted to be ready to go for training camp and it appears his recovery is right on schedule for that return. Bergeron says he’s about 95% ready to go, and with training camp less than a month away, Andy Brickley says he’ll have to continue to balance...

Bruins' Bergeron Still on Track to be Ready for Training Camp

Patrice Bergeron recently checked in from Quebec City near where he spends his time in the offseason. According to the Bruins' alternate captain he's set to be ready for Training Camp which kicks off on Wednesday September 11. "I'm feeling pretty good. Recovery's going well" said Bergeron. "I'd say I'm pretty much 95 percent back to where I...

Tuukka Rask Wants You... To Choose His Next Goalie Pads

Tuukka Rask earned himself a sweet new paycheck this offseason and with that means he's getting some new pads. But he doesn't want to choose which color combination. He wants the fans to do it. From InGoal Mag: Thanks to the magic of social media and the good folks at Vaughn Custom Sports, you can help choose the look of Rask’s next set. And while the differences...

Milan Lucic Rock and Jock Softball Rescheduled

Photo Credit: Milan Lucic Rock and Jock Softball, presented by Align Credit Union, was originally scheduled to take place on Thursday, August 22 at LeLacheur Park in Lowell. However, due to a conflict in Lucic’s schedule the game has been rescheduled to Thursday, September 5. All previously purchased tickets will be honored on September 5. Lucic will be joining...

Milan Lucic’s Thinks Many of Tyler Seguin’s Off-Ice Issues Stemmed From ‘Guilt by Association’ (Audio)

It’s become evident that just about every member of the Bruins organization — or at least those on the ice, the bench and those making hockey decisions — will be asked to weigh in on Tyler Seguin. The Bruins, of course, dealt Seguin to Dallas on July 4 in a fairly shocking blockbuster, as Boston parted ways with the 2010 No. 2 overall draft pick after just a few years. Shortly...

Additions have B's players feeling good

The one overriding theme for the Boston Bruins headed into a new hockey season is clear and unmistakable. With the start of NHL training camp still one month away it’s all about inevitable change for the Black and Gold. A roster makeover is something Boston’s management held off on for as long as they could but ultimately they couldn’t dodge it with a dropping salary cap ceiling...

Ready For A Breakout Season

from John Kreiser of, Here are seven candidates for a breakout season (if not a Stamkos-like one) in 2013-14: Dougie Hamilton, Boston Bruins: As they do with most of their young players, the Bruins have been extremely patient with Hamilton, the ninth player taken in the 2011 draft. They left him in junior hockey for a season after drafting him, and then worked him...

Zdeno Chara Poses With Friend Marian Hossa in Front of Stanley Cup (Photo)

Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara and Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa have a longstanding friendship that more than predated their meeting in this past spring’s Stanley Cup Final. However, both knew they would need to put their friendship aside for what was sure to be a grueling series between hockey’s two best teams. “We know each other for many years, from back home,” Chara...

DOYTV Presents: TMBruinsZ!

Welcome to another episode of... With Associate Reporters... And starring award winning lead anchor, reporter and GM, Patrice Purrgeron! Hello, I'm Patrice Purrgeron and welcome to TMBruinsZ, your #1 source for NHL gossip that gets people angry for the stupidest of reasons. We have a BIG show for you tonight with three very exciting stories from around...

Chris Nilan says that Whitey Bulger’s Stanley Cup ring isn’t his

Former Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens forward Chris Nilan told the Montreal Gazette's Stu Cowan that, yes, renknowned Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger is his father-in-law, but Nilan insists that he did not give Bulger one of his 1986 Stanley Cup rings: “I have both rings here … I have my father’s ring, because I’m getting it re-sized,” Nilan...

Zdeno Chara took pictures with the Stanley Cup, Blackhawk who defeated him

Marian Hossa’s day with the Stanley Cup finally arrived which means a massive party back home in Slovakia and eating copious amounts of pierogies out of where Kris Draper’s baby pooped the bowl of the Cup. Oh and look who decided to drop by to take a photo with the Stanley Cup? A big giant runner-up: That man-mountain is of course Zdeno Chara of the Boston Bruins whose team...

Swedish Defenseman Lars Jonsson Retires Due To Arthritis by   Steven Ellis

Former NHL prospect Lars Jonsson has retired due to arthritis issues. Jonsson was drafted in the first round of the 2000 NHL Entry Draft by the Boston Bruins. The Bruins did show lots of interest in the defenseman, attempting to sign him multiple times, however they ran into issues with the old NHL Collective Bargaining Agreement, which meant that teams were unable to hold [...]
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