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Very little is certain about the Bruins during this offseason of rapid roster movement, but after Friday, one fact became abundantly clear: Patrice Bergeron will not be wearing any jersey not adorned with the spoked-B for a very, very long time. Bergeron signed an eight-year, $52 million contract extension, keeping the center in Boston until 2022. The deal was met with almost universal praise throughout the organization, with everyone from assistant general manager Don Sweeney to young players at the team’s development camp stressing Bergeron’s importance to the team on and off the ice. Hear what they had to say in the video above.

Boston Bruins ink Patrice Bergeron to eight-year extension

(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)   BOSTON—The Boston Bruins have announced the signing of forward Patrice Bergeron to an eight-year contract extension through the 2021-22 campaign. He will make $6,500,000 per year. The Stanley Cup Finals loss to the Chicago Blackhawks marked the end of what had been a very stellar year for Bergeron. In 42 regular season games, he tallied...

Boston Bruins: Will the Bruins be better or worse this season?

The Boston Bruins have had the same strong core of players for quite some time, which saw two Stanley Cup Finals appearances, while hoisting one.  It was a bit of a surprise to the fan base when the front office decided to shake things up in the roster, which leaves fans asking, will the Bruins be better or worse this upcoming season? It’s a tough question to answer at this point...

Patrice Bergeron’s Teammates’ Adoration for Bruins Forward Gives All You Need to Know About Him

What can you say about Patrice Bergeron that hasn’t already been said? There’s certainly not a lot, and when talking about the Bruins center, the same words and phrases keep coming back again and again. That will likely be the case once again in the coming days after it was announced that Bergeron has signed an eight-year contract extension with the Bruins that will keep him...

Patrice Bergeron gets eight-year extension from Bruins

The Bruins announced on Friday that they have agreed on a long-term extension with center Patrice Bergeron, whose current deal was set to expire next year. The extension is for eight years, $52 million ($6.5 per). That’s a very fair price for the 27-year old Bergeron, one of the best two-way forwards in the NHL and undoubtedly the Bruins next captain. The Bruins were clear in their...

Bruins Sign Patrice Bergeron to Eight-Year Contract Extension

The heart and soul of the Bruins is going to be wearing black and gold for a very long time. The Bruins announced Friday morning that they have signed forward Patrice Bergeron to an eight-year contract extension. Bergeron has one year remaining on his current deal, which means this deal will go into effect after next season. The 2012 Selke Trophy winner will make an average of $6...

Bruins extend Patrice Bergeron through 2021-22 season

The Boston Bruins announced Friday that the club has signed forward Patrice Bergeron to an eight-year, $52 million contract extension through the 2021-22 season. The 27-year-old will make $5 million next season in 

Bergeron Officially Extended By Boston

Boston, MA - Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today, July 12, that the club has signed forward Patrice Bergeron to an eight-year contract extension through the 2021-22 season.  Bergeron’s salary is worth an annual cap figure of $6,500,000.

Bruins sign Bergeron to 8-year deal

Bruins center Patrice Bergeron has signed an eight-year extension through the 2021-2022 season.

Ference gives special jacket to paralyzed fan

The Bruins Army Ranger jacket, which became a symbol of effort and sacrifice in the Bruins locker room after the Boston Marathon tragedy and during the Bruins Stanley Cup run this past season, was presented one last time by Andrew Ference today. After every game, it was given to the player who stepped up the most, who faced the challenge head on and bested it. It became an important...

Tuukka Rask’s contract is expensive, but worth it

On Wednesday when it was officially announced that Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask had received his new contract extension, Bruins fans seemed split on whether or not it was a good or bad signing for the hockey club. His maximum length contract of 8 years at $7 million per year was expensive and many fans of the Boston Bruins still are not sure if Tuukka Rask is even an elite...

Bruins Rangers and Wild Transactions

The Boston Bruins have resigned Tuuka Rask and Patrice Bergeron to eight-year contracts. Bergy’s deal is worth 52 million and Tukka’s deal is worth 56 million dollars. The Minnesota Wild have signed Jonathon Blum and Jon Landry to one-year, two-way free agent deals. Landry will more than likely play with the Iowa Wild of the AHL. Blum is a former first round draft choice...
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