Billy Jaffe Talks NHL Trade Deadline And Possible Moves For Bruins

// The NHL Trade deadline is Wednesday at 3pm ET, and Billy Jaffe broke down some potential trade targets for the Boston Bruins. Jaffe also discussed the trades that have already happened around the league and the effect it could have on the Bruins decision making. The Bruins are coming home after going 3-1 in their west coast road trip, and...
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Boston Bruins’ Three Biggest Needs Entering 2017 NHL Trade Deadline

The Boston Bruins are one of the hottest teams in the NHL as the March 1 trade deadline approaches. Boston is 6-1-0 under interim head coach Bruce Cassidy and occupies third place in the Atlantic Division entering Monday’s slate of games. Even with the improved play, the B’s still could make a few moves to increase the likelihood of their playoff drought ending. Here are the...
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Atlantic Division teams around Bruins all make trades ahead of deadline

Alex Burrows has been traded to the Senators. (Anne-Marie Sorvin/USA Today Sports) Bruins general manager Don Sweeney is on record saying that he expects the Bruins to stand pat by this Wednesday’s 3 p.m. trade deadline. But after a series of moves by teams either ahead of or chasing the Bruins, you have to wonder if that has changed. The afternoon of moves began with the Maple...
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3 hours ago

Trade Deadline Brings Questions With Long-Term Implications

2017 NHL Trade Deadline Brings Important Questions Moving Forward for the Boston Bruins Heading into the March 1 trade deadline, the Boston Bruins have some big questions to answer. The Bruins currently hold the third playoff spot in the Atlantic Division. They’re just four points out of first place, but also only eight points out of […] Boston Bruins: Trade Deadline Brings...
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7 hours ago

Bruins week ahead: Red-hot B's return home as trade deadline looms

After earning six of a possible eight points on their successful four-game road trip, the Bruins return to TD Garden this week with three games in five days. The Bruins enter play Monday with 70 points, good for third in the Atlantic Division. Interim head coach Bruce Cassidy and company sit two points behind the […]
8 hours ago

Bruins Rolling Under Cassidy

The Boston Bruin’s decision to fire Claude Julien earlier this month was met with mixed reactions by Bruins fans and media alike. Some praised management for taking action, believing that Julien, while being a good coach, had just become stale in the Bruins locker room. Others, including myself, disagreed with the decision. Upon firing Julien, I expected to see a difficult transition...
Via The Hockey Writers
10 hours ago

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask made a wild, diving save to rob the Stars

There have been a plethora of "save of the year" candidates so far this NHL season, but the one Tuukka Rask made on Sunday afternoon has to be up there with the best of them. During the second period of the Bruins-Stars game in Dallas, the Bruins goalie dove across his own crease to make a stunning desperation save. He managed to get an arm on the puck and deflect it, robbing Dallas...
Via FOX Sports
12 hours ago

Did John-Michael Liles play as part of a potential trade showcase?

John-Michael Liles played for the first time since Feb. 9 on Sunday. (Christopher Hanewinckel/USA Today Sports) On Sunday, the Bruins scratched Colin Miller for John-Michael Liles. It was definitely a peculiar move from B’s interim coach Bruce Cassidy, and maybe one of his first what-the-hell-are-you-doing moves from Cassidy since taking over for the fired Claude Julien earlier...
Via Big Bad Blog
16 hours ago

Boston Bruins: Momentum building under Bruce Cassidy

There may have been a sense of quiet optimism around the Boston Bruins when now-Canadiens head coach Claude Julien was axed on Feb. 7. Julien’s distinguished career in New England had become stagnant—as had the team around him—and the time felt right for some sort of change, however painful it may be at first. Interim coach Bruce Cassidy, who led the Bruins’ AHL affiliate...
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Recap: Bruins Deflect Stars for Win

Kari Lehtonen didn’t stand a chance. The Boston Bruins scored their first goal on a lightning-quick play down low, then deflected three pucks past the Dallas Stars netminder Sunday to put a 6-3 exclamation mark on their four-game road trip. “We were getting the bounces,” said B’s center Patrice Bergeron, who had two goals and an assist in the game. “Sometimes it doesn’t...
Via The Hockey Writers
23 hours ago

Stars stopped 6-3 by Bruins

DALLAS (AP) -- Patrice Bergeron had two goals and an assist as the Boston Bruins beat the Dallas Stars 6-3 Sunday, improving to 6-1 under interim coach Bruce Cassidy. The Bruins completed a 3-1 road trip. Stars captain Jamie Benn and Boston forward David Backes began fighting just 2 seconds into the game and drew major penalties. They have a history between -- this was the first...
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Bruins winger Brad Marchand sets new single-season high in points in win over Stars

Brad Marchand had three points in a 6-3 Bruins win over the Stars. (Jerome Miron/USA Today Sports) It’s been one hell of a two-year ride for Bruins winger Brad Marchand. And it’s far from finished. In what’s become an undeniable jump from top-six winger to bonafide NHL superstar, another multi-point effort in a 6-3 Bruins win over the Stars on Sunday came with the results...
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1 day ago

Bergeron scores 2, Bruins beat Stars 6-3 to end winning trip

DALLAS (AP) Patrice Bergeron had two goals and an assist as the Boston Bruins beat the Dallas Stars 6-3 Sunday, improving to 6-1 under interim coach Bruce Cassidy. Boston completed a 3-1 road trip. The Stars had tied the game in the second period after trailing 2-0. But Frank Vatrano and Bergeron scored on deflections 40 seconds apart in the second, and Bergeron added his 16th...
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Be Boring, Bruins

The Boston Bruins are playing their best hockey of the 2016-17 season, putting them in the middle of a tight Eastern Conference playoff race heading into the trade deadline. Even with the exciting action on the ice and in the standings, the Bruins should elect to be boring at the deadline. Being boring does not mean GM Don Sweeney should not be making any deals, it simply means he...
Via The Hockey Writers
1 day ago

Don Sweeney Not Interested In Moves

It looks like the Boston Bruins will be quiet when it comes to the trade deadline. For once, no news looks like good news for the Black and Gold. The Boston Bruins are back in a playoff position after the New York Islanders fell to the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-0. The B’s are hanging on […] Boston Bruins: Don Sweeney Not Interested In Moves - Causeway Crowd - Causeway Crowd - A...
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1 day ago

Boston Bruins 2017 NHL Trade Deadline: Three Players That Could Be Traded

Boston Bruins 2017 NHL Trade Deadline – Possible Players That Can Be Traded to Recoup Draft Picks When people talk about the trade deadline, it typically circulates about who teams could be looking to acquire. For the Boston Bruins, making a trade to add to the current team may not be the best plan of […] Boston Bruins 2017 NHL Trade Deadline: Three Players That Could Be Traded...
Via Causeway Crowd
2 days ago

Bruins' weekly 3 stars: Brad Marchand keeps momentum going

COMMENTARY With momentum on their side after three wins in the first three games of the Bruce Cassidy era, many wondered how the Bruins would fare coming out of their bye week. League wide, teams have struggled with four wins in 16 tries in their first game coming out of the bye. The Bruins came […]
2 days ago

Boston Bruins Get Back on Track with 4-1 Victory Over Los Angeles

Bruins had to no time to let previous night’s loss settle in as they got right back to work the next night. Bruins were able to get another two points against the Kings for their fifth win in six games.
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3 days ago

Bruins blast Kings 4-1, continue strong start for Cassidy

LOS ANGELES (AP) Brad Marchand and David Pastrnak scored their 26th goals of the season, and the Boston Bruins improved to 5-1-0 under interim coach Bruce Cassidy with a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night. Anton Khudobin made 27 saves in his second start since Christmas for the Bruins, who nursed an early lead to their first win in Los Angeles since March...
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Bruins Leave More Points On The Ice In Late 5-3 Loss to Ducks

Wasted opportunities. Allowing late goals. Brutal calls against them. Leaving points on the board. Welcome back to the 2016-17 season for the Boston Bruins.
Via CLNS Radio
4 days ago

Boston Bruins Win Fourth Straight, Sink Sharks 2-1 in Overtime

The Bruins came off their bye week to play the Sharks for the second time in four games in San Jose to start their road trip. The Bruins were able to start the road trip off in dramatic fashion in the nightcap of “Hockey Day in America.”
Via CLNS Radio
4 days ago

Ex-Bruins coach Claude Julien releases statement thanking team, fans

Claude Julien broke his silence Thursday, going public for the first time since the Boston Bruins fired the longtime head coach Tuesday.Julien released a statement thanking the organization, team staff, the players and Bruins fans.Here’s his statement in full:I would like first and foremost to thank the Bruins Organisation for allowing my family and I the privilege of spending...
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