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BOSTON -- The Bruins have their No. 1 center locked up, having signed David Krejci to a three-year extension worth $15.75 million on Thursday. They already have their No. 2, or perhaps more accurately 1A, center in the fold with Patrice Bergeron in the first year of a three-year, $15 million deal of his own. That's $10.25 million dollars worth of cap space devoted to the top two guys at the position. But there's another guy on the team who is a natural center capable of playing one of those roles, and he just happens to be leading the club...

Boston Bruins trade David Krejci... err... we mean re-signs for three years

In an M. Knight Shyamalan twist, the Boston Bruins re-sign David Krecji to a three-year deal.Clearly this is the classic sign-and-trade ploy. Via last night:  “I love the city. I love the team. Everybody really gets along well. We are winning,” said Krejci when asked about the trade rumors. "I like to be on a winning team and I like to have a chance to win the...

Krejci signs three-year deal

The Bruins have signed David Krejci to a three-year contract extension. Krejci was scheduled to become a restricted free agent at the end of the this season. After a terrific Stanley Cup playoff run, Krejci was off to a slow start this year ...

David Krejci's Three-Year Extension With Bruins Not Affected By Slow Start (Video)

A slow start to the season did not discourage the Bruins from trying to sign David Krejci to an extension, Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli said at a news conference to announce the signing. The negotiating process between the team and the player began during the summer, Chiarelli said. Check out part one of Krejci's news conference in the video above, and watch part two here.

Bruins Extend David Krejci

BOSTON, MA – Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today that the club has signed center David Krejci (pronounced to a three-year contract extension through the 2014-15 season. Per club policy, financial terms of the deal will not be disclosed. The 25-year-old Krejci was drafted by the Bruins in the 2nd round (63rd overall) of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. He has...

David Krejci at center of $15.75M deal

Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli said yesterday there's a lot to like about David Krejci's game. He's a gifted...

Milan Lucic Happy to Have His Center Sticking Around After David Krejci Signs Extension With Bruins

WILMINGTON, Mass. -- David Krejci had more than 15 million reasons to be happy on Thursday after signing a three-year extension with the Bruins. But when the Bruins got back to work for practice on Friday after a day off, it was Milan Lucic who was all smiles about the new deal keeping his center in town for the foreseeable future. "Obviously it's great," Lucic said...

Bruins' Historic November 'More Than Just a Hot Streak' As Team Should Continue Winning

The Boston Bruins had an historic November, finishing the calender month without a regulation loss for their first time in over 40 years. Naoko Funayama spoke with's Douglas Flynn about the B's recent run of success and their signing of center David Krejci to a new contract. But while it may be unrealistic to expect the Bruins to continue avoiding regulation losses...

David Krejci, Milan Lucic and Nathan Horton Break Out As Bruins' Top Line Is in Top Form Again in Toronto

Throughout the Bruins' historic November run, just about every member of the Boston roster was contributing to the club's startling turnaround from a sluggish 3-7-0 start in October. Everyone except for arguably the three guys who should have been among the biggest contributors. Even as the Bruins piled up the wins, its nominal top line of David Krejci, Milan Lucic and Nathan...

Bruins, David Krejci agree to three-year contract extension

The Boston Bruins have signed a key member of last season's Stanley Cup-winning team to a three-year contract extension. General...

How Many Bruins Will Make the 2012 NHL All-Star Game?

Have you voted for the Bruins yet? The NHL is conducting fan voting to help choose the rosters for the 2012 NHL All-Star game, and six Bruins are on the ballot. None of them are Tyler Seguin, but that's another story. After two weeks of voting, Maple Leafs star Phil Kessel leads the way with more than 258,000 votes. Meanwhile, Seguin has more than 68,000 write-in votes and is...

Milan Lucic scores twice, Bruins win 12th in 13 games

TORONTO - Milan Lucic scored twice and David Krejci added a goal and two assists for the Boston Bruins, who beat...

Lucic scores 2, Bruins win 12th in 13 games

Milan Lucic scored twice and David Krejci added a goal and two assists for the Boston Bruins , who beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-3 on Wednesday night for their 12th win in 13 games.

Tonight's Bruins lineup

Based on pregame warmups: Milan Lucic-David Krejci-Nathan Horton Brad Marchand-Patrice Bergeron-Tyler Seguin Benoit Pouliot-Chris Kelly-Rich Peverley Daniel Paille-Gregory Campbell-Shawn Thornton Zdeno Chara-Johnny Boychuk Dennis Seidenberg-Joe Corvo Andrew Ference-Adam McQuaid Tim Thomas Tuukka Rask * Jonas Gustavsson (8-4-0, 3.06 GAA, .901...
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