Found January 04, 2014 on
Days of Y'Orr:
Bruins back at it this afternoon for a matinee match up against the Winnipeg Jets. We're going to blame the Jets for the artic weather outside. Bastards.
Winnipeg, despite moving to the West, is still a ****** team, playing .500 hockey which isn't bad for a team with roots from the Thrashers.
Meanwhile, we're still waiting for the Bruins to play a full 60. This has been a common theme for the Bruins for years. Years. It's almost part of their identity now. You'll get a couple good periods, or maybe just a super solid 10 minutes somewhere. But a full 60 just isn't something the Bs love to do except during the playoffs. At least they don't care playoff games off... still, do we need to call Mike Wallace or something?
Justin Florek has been recalled from Providence on an emergency call basis. No word on for who, as all forwards were present at the morning skate. Florek has 9 goals, 11 assists and is a +11 for Providence.
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Photo courtesy of the Boston Bruins The Boston Bruins have recalled forward Justin Florek from the Providence Bruins of the AHL on an emergency basis. General manager Peter Chiarelli announced the move Saturday. He joined the team Saturday and will be available for Saturday’s matinee contest with the Winnipeg Jets. He will don jersey number 57. Forward Jordan Caron will not...
The Boston Bruins just played their 41st regular season game on Thursday night, marking the true halfway point in their 2013-14 NHL season. The B's are currently sitting atop the Atlantic Division, just three points behind the Pittsburgh Penguins for first place in the Eastern Conference. The fact that they sit in second place in their conference amidst the lengthy list of...
After filling in admirably for Jordan Caron against the Winnipeg Jets, Justin Florek will be joining his teammates back in Providence, the Boston Bruins announced Sunday.
Florek made his NHL debut on Saturday when he was recalled on an emergency basis to replace Caron in the lineup, who was battling back soreness. With the call-up, the 23-year-old became the sixth player this...
BOSTON — The distance between Boston and Providence isn’t a big one, as about 50 miles separates the two New England cities. There’s a growing group of players in the Bruins organization that knows that trip pretty well by now.
The Bruins have had to dip into their AHL affiliate a bunch of times already this season for emergency call-ups, and that trend continued Saturday morning...
BOSTON — Maybe Torey Krug should take maintenance days a little more often.
The Bruins defenseman didn’t practice Friday morning, the beneficiary of what B’s coach Claude Julien labeled a “maintenance day.” Krug was dealing with some sort of nagging ailment and was even a gametime decision Saturday afternoon against the Winnipeg Jets. The decision was that the rookie would...
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Just a young and inexperienced 22-year-old hockey player, you say?
I beg to differ that the Ontarian-native, Reilly Smith’s age reflects or correlates the style or ability of play he displays, nor his knowledge of the game.
In 2009, the 6-foot and 185 lbs. forward was drafted to the Dallas Stars at the age of 17. Yes, he had not graduated high...
The B's continue to roll heading into '14 (photo via bostonhearld.com)The Bruins just played their 42nd game of the 2013-14 season against the Winnipeg Jets lastSaturday, and needless to say, through those 42 games, the B's aren't looking too shabby.The Black and Gold sit atop the Atlantic Division, where they have spent most of the season. Posting a 28-12-2 record...
Brett Hundley has decided to return to UCLA for his junior season of football.
The quarterback was eligible to declare for the NFL draft, but his return to the Bruins makes UCLA a front-runner in next season's Pac-12 Conference championship race.
The Times received confirmation of his decision from a person with knowledge of the situation. A news conference has been scheduled...
Photo via avalanche.nhl.com When the season kicked into gear last fall (yes, last fall... it's 2014 folks), the Bruins first line stared straight into the spotlight, as the eyes of Boston, and all of Bruins Nation watched eagerly to see what they could do. This line, which on paper, looks like something out of a dream, has been put to the test in the first three months...
The Nashville Predators faced a very good Boston Bruins team (27-12-2) Thursday night and instead of getting quite decisively steamrolled they stuck to their guns and took the Bruins to overtime where they lost 3-2 and only picked up a single yet impressive road point. After a rather dull 35 minutes with both teams playing a possessional stalemate, Stalberg finally broke the deadlock...
In the waning moments of a tied game, Brad Marchandâs attempt to carry the puck into the Nashville zone was cut short with a huge hit from the Predsâ captain, 6-foot-4 Shea Weber.
Absolutely smashed in the mouth by the perennial Norris nominee, the Bruinsâ undersized winger didnât look for a call or take a retaliatory penalty, instead opting to get up and get...
The panel discussed Jim Benning of the Boston Bruins being the frontrunner for the GM job in Buffalo.
Also discussed was Sam Gagner trade options, what is going on with Michael Del Zotto and reports of the NHL making $30M+ in revenue from the Winter Classic and an opportunity to make some money for the older players.
The Bruins were going to take a couple of days to discuss whether Justin Florek would head with the team on their three-game West Coast trip to California, and it looks like they liked what they saw.
The Bruins rookie was again pulled up on emergency recall on Monday after playing with Daniel Paille and Gregory Campbell on Sunday, and he’ll be making the road trip with the Black...
Justin Florek‘s latest stint in the American Hockey League didn’t last long.
The Boston Bruins announced Monday that they have recalled the 6-foot-4 winger one day after sending him back down to Providence.
Florek made his NHL debut Saturday afternoon, logging 10:14 of ice time in place of Jordan Caron in Boston’s 4-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets. He will travel with the team...
The Penguins, who remain at the top of the Eastern Conference, will take on the Winnipeg Jets in a Sunday afternoon showdown in Pittsburgh. This matchup includes a team that has two consecutive losses and one that has 11 consecutive wins at home this season. The Pittsburgh Penguins hold an overall record over 30-12-1, while […]