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Greg Zanon, Brian Rolston, and Mike Mottau, the three players the Bruins acquired before yesterday’s deadline, have combined for six goals this season. The Bruins believe their future contributions will be most effectively gauged by other metrics.
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It had been 2,871 days since Brian Rolston last suited up for the Bruins. And while expectations for the aging forward are much tamer this time around, Rolston is already focusing on improving in the wake of Boston's 1-0 loss to the Senators on Tuesday. "I felt okay. It's good to get that one behind me, for sure," Rolston said of his first game since being re-aquired...
Last year the Boston Bruins won the Stanley Cup and their deadline additions last season certainly helped them reach their goal. This season they decided to go out and grab three solid veteran players to beef up their team before the playoffs roll around. Mike Mottau and Greg Zanon are both defensive minded defenseman that [...]
BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Bruins have acquired forward Brian Rolston and defenseman Mike Mottau from the New York Islanders at the trade deadline.Both players have previous experience in the city. Rolston played for the Bruins from 1999-2004, and Mottau went to Boston College.Rolston had been put on waivers, and ...
Brian Rolston is about to start a second stint with the Boston Bruins
After a month of speculation involving trade deadline rumors including everyone from Rick Nash to Bobby Ryan to Tuukka Rask to Dustin Brown and even Tim Thomas, the NHL trade deadline came and went with very little fanfare for the Boston Bruins.
That’s not to say they weren’t successful on deadline day. The...
Per Sportsnet’s Nick Kypreos, the Boston Bruins have added Brian Rolston from the New York Islanders:
#SNtrade. Rolston from #Isles is a #Bruin. Done.”
The Bruins have acquired Greg Zanon from Minnesota. The Wild have received Steven Kampfer in return. Zanon is a terrific shot-blocker, said GM Peter Chiarelli. Hes a really gritty competitor. Hes a warrior type of defenseman. Zanon is a left-shot...
BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Bruins have acquired forward Brian Rolston and defenseman Mike Mottau from the New York Islanders at the trade deadline.
Peter Chiarelli and the Boston Bruins broke their silence on Monday, making a few moves to help add depth to their suddenly injury-riddled roster. The Bruins didn't pull off the big splash that many in the area had hoped the team would pull off, but Chiarelli did add a few much-needed pieces to help the B's on their quest to repeat as Stanley Cup champions. The acquisitions...
The New York Islanders sent veterans Brian Rolston and defenseman Mike Mottau to the Boston Bruins in the minutes before Monday's 3 p.m. trade deadline, multiple sources confirmed.
The trade deadline has come and went. The Bruins didn't make a huge splash when the clock ticked to 3:01pm EST. No Rick Nash, no Dustin Brown, no Zach Parise, no Ryan Suter. Instead the Bruins ended Monday with Brian Rolston, Mike Mottau and Greg Zanon, obviously adding more depth than superstar factor. To be fair, I am okay with these deals For Rolston and Mottau they gave...
The fact that the Bruins acquired two defensemen in Greg Zanon and Mike Mottau Monday was not lost on Joe Corvo.