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Bruins' F Chris Kelly speaks out for first time after devastating injury

Bruins forward Chris Kelly likely saw his season end when he suffered a broken femur in a game against the Dallas Stars on Nov. 3. Kelly had surgery to repair his femur the next day, but his recovery is expected to take over six months, which means he would not be able to return until the playoffs at the earliest.Kelly is 35 years old and plays a bottom-six role for the Bruins. His...
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November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Kelly: Retirement ‘Furthest Thing From My Mind’ After Broken Leg

BOSTON — Chris Kelly addressed the media Thursday for the first time since suffering a broken femur during loss to the Dallas Stars earlier this month. After walking into the TD Garden media room — on crutches, but without a cast — the veteran Bruins forward relived the play that more than likely will end up being his last of the 2015-16 season. “(My leg) was pretty sore...
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November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Assign Max Talbot To Providence After Three Games

Max Talbot is headed back to Providence. The 31-year-old was sent back to the AHL on Monday after appearing in three games for the Boston Bruins. Talbot originally was recalled after Chris Kelly broke his femur last week, but with youngster Frank Vatrano playing well, Talbot’s on-ice services were not needed. Talbot spent five days with Boston, playing in three games and recording...
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November 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Berkshire Bank Faceoff: Projected Lines, Pairings For Bruins-Capitals

Max Talbot likely will be watching his first game back with the Boston Bruins from the press box. Talbot was recalled Wednesday from Providence in the wake of Chris Kelly’s potentially season-ending leg injury, but the veteran forward is expected to be a healthy scratch Thursday as the Bruins visit the Washington Capitals. Per the reported lines rushes at morning skate, rookie Tyler...
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November 05, 2015  |  Discuss

The Boston Bruins recall Talbot from Providence

In lieu of the Chris Kelly and David Pastrnak injuries the Bruins have brought Max Talbot back from Providence.
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November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Confusion reigns after Chris Kelly breaks femur on non-contact play

The Boston Bruins lost forward Chris Kelly for 6 - 8 months (likely the remainder of the season) after Kelly somehow managed to break his left femur on a non-contact play early in the first period of Tuesday's game against the Stars. Kelly fell awkwardly after avoiding contact in front of the Dallas bench, a play that did not seem too unusual or devastating until Kelly was unable...
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November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Bruins Recall Max Talbot From Providence Bruins After Chris Kelly’s Injury

Max Talbot is back in the NHL. The veteran forward was recalled by the Boston Bruins from the AHL’s Providence Bruins on Wednesday morning and was on the ice for the team’s practice at TD Garden. His call up comes less than 24 hours after Chris Kelly broke his right femur in the first period of Tuesday night’s 5-3 loss to the Dallas Stars. Talbot does not bring as much two...
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November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Bruins Notes: Loui Eriksson Piling Up Points; Jason Spezza Lauds Chris Kelly

BOSTON — The Bruins’ four-game win streak came to a screeching halt Tuesday night. Boston owned a one-goal lead early in the second period against the Dallas Stars but proceeded to surrender four consecutive goals in an eventual 5-3 loss, leaving coach Claude Julien to wonder aloud exactly what in the world went wrong. “The first period, I didn’t mind,” Julien said. “And...
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November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Kelly Out Six To Eight Months With Broken Left Leg

Boston Bruins forward Chris Kelly will likely be out for the rest of the season after breaking his leg during Tuesday night’s game against the Dallas Stars.
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November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Bruins' Chris Kelly suffers fractured femur

BOSTON — Chris Kelly’s night, his season and potentially his Bruins career came to an end just three seconds into his first shift Tuesday night. Almost immediately after leaving the bench and stealing the puck from Dallas Stars center Colton Sceviour, Kelly’s left leg buckled, causing the veteran Bruins forward to crumple to the ice. He remained there for several minutes...
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November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Kelly Leaves Bruins-Stars Game With Apparent Knee Injury (Video)

BOSTON — Chris Kelly left Tuesday’s Bruins-Dallas Stars matchup just three into his first shift with what appeared to be a serious leg injury. After stealing the puck form Stars center Colton Sceviour in the neutral zone, Kelly absorbed a seemingly minor hit from Sceviour’s stick and went down in a heap, clutching his left knee. Chris Kelly goes down with what appears to...
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November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Why the Bruins get confused when people call them by their first names

The Boston Bruins released a video in which players detailed how the nickname process works in the NHL, and it seems nicknames are so much of a status quo that forwards Chris Kelly and Brett Connolly both said they aren't used to be called by their first names. "I don't think anyone has ever called me Chris," Kelly said in a statement that is sure to upset whoever decided to name...
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October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Poll: Was Firing Peter Chiarelli The Right Move For The Bruins?

The Boston Bruins’ season came to a premature end last week when a three-game losing streak officially knocked the team out of the playoffs for the first time since 2006-07. In one of the first of what feels like many moves to comes, the team announced Wednesday that general manager Peter Chiarelli was relieved of his duties. Shortly after the initial...
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April 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Bruins-Sabres Preview: Boston Not Taking Struggling Sabres For Granted

BOSTON — The Bruins have returned home for a St. Patrick’s Day game against the Buffalo Sabres. Even though the Sabres own the NHL’s worst record, they work extremely hard and have many young players motivated to prove they deserve a long-term role the club. Those are among the reasons why Boston has needed overtime to beat Buffalo in the two previous meetings between these...
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March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Bruins-Flames Preview: Important Points At Stake As Playoff Race Intensifies

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins and Calgary Flames conclude their regular-season series Thursday night at TD Garden in desperate need of two points. Both clubs have a slim lead for a playoff spot in their respective conferences. Boston is two points ahead of the Florida Panthers and four points ahead of the Ottawa Senators for the last wild-card playoff berth in the Eastern Conference...
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March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Kelly’s contributions appreciated by Bruins teammates

If one were to write a story about all of the standout moments throughout Saturday’s game between the Boston Bruins and New York Islanders, the word “big” — or one of its infinite synonyms — would come up often. The evening began with a huge ovation, as members of the Super Bowl champion Patriots were […] The post Chris Kelly’s contributions appreciated by Bruins teammates...
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February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

RECAP: Kings start road trip with loss to Bruins

Chris Kelly broke a 1-all tie with 5:27 left in the third period and Brad Marchand added an empty-netter for his second goal of the game as the Boston Bruins beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-1 on Saturday night. Tuukka Rask stopped 30 shots for the Bruins as he and Los Angeles' Jonathan King exchanged tough saves throughout the night. Jordan Nolan scored the only goal for the Kings,...
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

RECAP: Kings start road trip with loss to Bruins

Chris Kelly broke a 1-all tie with 5:27 left in the third period and Brad Marchand added an empty-netter for his second goal of the game as the Boston Bruins beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-1 on Saturday night. Tuukka Rask stopped 30 shots for the Bruins as he and Los Angeles' Jonathan King exchanged tough saves throughout the night. Jordan Nolan scored the only goal for the Kings,...
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Bruins-Islanders Notes: Boston Overcomes Poor Second Period For 5-2 Win

The second period has been a problem area for the Boston Bruins all season and it was again an issue in Thursday night’s road game against the New York Islanders. The Islanders scored twice in a seven-minute span to tie the score 2-2 after the Bruins built a 2-0 lead after an impressive first period. Boston’s second-period goals against total now stands at 48, which is 13 more...
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January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Bruins’ Loui Eriksson Scores After Beautiful Set Up By Linemates (GIF)

Boston Bruins winger Loui Eriksson scored against his former Dallas Stars teammates Tuesday night after a fantastic sequence of passes. It started with Chris Kelly picking up the puck in the neutral zone and finding Carl Soderberg with a precise pass through traffic. The Swedish center made a spin-around pass to Eriksson, who shot the puck into an open net to tie the score 1-1...
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January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Andy Brickley: Kelly-Soderberg-Eriksson Line A ‘Pleasure To Watch’ (Video)

At their best, the Boston Bruins are a deep team with a number of players who can create offensive chances. That was the case during the team’s recent win streak, as the B’s netted three goals or more during a period of five consecutive wins. A major contributor to Boston’s recent success has been its third line of Chris Kelly, Carl Soderberg and...
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January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Kelly, Chris Kreider Fight After Rangers Forward Boards Carl Soderberg (Video)

BOSTON — Thursday’s game between the Bruins and New York Rangers at TD Garden featured plenty of physical play, two fights and a few questionable hits. One of the fights occurred in the third period when B’s center Chris Kelly fought Rangers winger Chris Kreider after he boarded Bruins center Carl Soderberg along the end boards. This embed is invalid" /> ...
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January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Kelly: Bruins Have Returned To ‘Lunch Pail Team’ Identity (Video)

It looks as though the Big Bad Bruins are back. Boston won its fourth straight game Tuesday with a 4-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning at TD Garden. And as forward Chris Kelly talked about with NESN’s Dale Arnold and Barry Pederson after the game, the Bruins are back to playing more physical hockey. “I think that’s why maybe we didn’t have...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Torey Krug: Brad Marchand, Chris Kelly Among Bruins’ Biggest Jokesters (Video)

Torey Krug and Brad Marchand had a little scrap during a practice earlier this week, and there’s no pun intended with that use of “little.” That wasn’t the case leading up to the fight, as the scuffle apparently began over Marchand’s joke about Krug’s height. So it should come as no surprise that Krug labeled Marchand one of the team’s biggest...
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January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets’ Matt Calvert Scores Vs. Bruins On Controversial Play (Video)

Matt Calvert’s goal against the Boston Bruins wasn’t a difference-maker, but it still came with some controversy. During the second period of the Bruins’ matchup with the Blue Jackets on Saturday, Dougie Hamilton sent the puck toward Columbus’ net, where it deflected off Chris Kelly and into the spectator netting at Nationwide Arena. Under NHL rules, the play should...
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December 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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