Bruins Practice Notes: ‘Highly Skilled’ Islanders Good Challenge For Boston

WILMINGTON, Mass. — The Bruins won back-to-back games for the first time this season with a 5-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night, and their schedule doesn’t get any easier with the New York Islanders visiting TD Garden on Thursday night. The Islanders have been one of the surprise teams over the first two weeks of the season. The additions of defensemen Johnny...
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Dennis Seidenberg Ready To Spoil Canadiens’ Home Opener (Video)

The last time the Boston Bruins and the Montreal Canadiens met, the B’s were without the services of defenseman Dennis Seidenberg. Seidenberg had to watch helplessly as his team got eliminated by the Habs in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoff series after undergoing season-ending knee surgery in January. The blue-liner explained to NESN’s Guerin Austin how frustrated...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

5. Boston Bruins at Detroit Red Wings

“Don’t worry Pez, it is only Game 5!” will more than likely be the reaction if the Bruins lose tonight. I feel much better after my game 4 preview ranting but it didn’t really solve anything in terms of how I feel about this team. It isn’t that the Bruins are a bad team or even a team lost in transition, they’re just a team who isn’t playing to a tenth of their capabilities...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Who should replace Johnny Boychuk?

Photo: Bruins.nhl.comThe Boston Bruins made a bold move last Saturday trading Johnny Boychuk to the New York Islanders for draft picks. This was a surprise to many and leaves a void on the second defense line. Luckily for the Bruins, they have solid options to pair with Dennis Seidenberg.Matt Bartkowski was paired with Dennis Seidenberg during the final two preseason games. Bartkowski...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins make another big trade after dominating Islanders

With the season opener only a few days away, the Boston Bruins took on the New York Islanders in one of their final preseason games on Oct. 4 at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, CT. The arena was flooded with excited with fans from all over wearing black and gold, and orange and blue in spirit of their supporting teams. Among the starting lineup for the Bruins were returning...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins Player Preview: Dennis Seidenberg’s Expected Role, Projected Season Stats

Editor’s note: will preview every NHL-level Bruins player over the next few weeks, leading to the Oct. 8 season opener. Click here for the full schedule and to read other player profiles. Dennis Seidenberg’s season-ending knee injury suffered in December was a huge loss for the Boston Bruins, one they couldn’t overcome in the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs. His absence...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Seidenberg, Chris Kelly Among Returning Players To Watch (Video)

The 2013-2014 season ended a bit too early for the Boston Bruins, who were bounced from the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs by the Montreal Canadiens. For several Bruins players, though, the season ended even earlier. Defensemen Dennis Seidenberg and Adam McQuaid and forward Chris Kelly were among the players sidelined for a significant period of time last season...
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Seidenberg, Kelly, McQuaid return to B’s practice following surgeries

Three key contributors that missed all of Boston’s postseason are back in action. Defensemen Dennis Seidenberg (torn ACL) and Adam McQuaid (ankle), along with veteran forward Chris Kelly (back), all took part in Tuesday’s informal practice at Ristuccia Arena — the team’s first on-ice session in preparation for training camp, which opens on Sept. 18. The most intriguing...
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September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins Injury Update: Dennis Seidenberg will be ready for training camp

Boston Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg is said to be 100% ready for the start of training camp.#458781355 / gettyimages.comSeidenberg says himself that he has trained hard all summer and is ready to play during the upcoming season. Last season Seidenberg's season ended early when he had knee surgery in January. He suffered the knee injury on December 27th, during a game...
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September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Seidenberg Excited To Return With ‘New Ligament’ In Knee (Videos)

Dennis Seidenberg tried the best he could to make an early return from a torn knee ligament, but he ran out of time when the Boston Bruins were eliminated in the second round of last spring’s Stanley Cup playoffs. That might have been a blessing in disguise for Seidenberg, as he’s now had all the time in the world to rehab the ACL/MCL injury he suffered last December in a game...
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins Injury Update: Dennis Seidenberg should be ready for training camp

The Boston Bruins defenseman, Dennis Seidenberg has announced that he is expected to be ready come the start of training camp in September. Lisa Gansky-Wikimedia CommonsThe Bruins defenseman tore his ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) and his MCL (medial collateral ligament) in late December. He had the surgery in January and was expected to miss the remainder of the season. Seidenberg was...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Seidenberg hopes there's no 'big tweaks' in B's lineup

Dennis Seidenberg has been around the Bruins for the past five years and he’s seen the highs and lows that have come right along with the Black and Gold experience. The German defenseman's absence is one of the common denominators in two of the B's more disappointing postseasons: Seidenberg was injured and unavailable for the playoff collapse against the Philadelphia Flyers...
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June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Seidenberg Explains His Dogs’ ‘Wiggles,’ ‘Bubbles Lollipop’ Names (Video)

Boston Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg is a strong, rugged player, one who’s tough to play against. He also has two dogs named “Wiggles” and “Bubbles Lollipop.” That fact came to life early in the Bruins’ 2013-14 season when the team released the “Pucks and Pups” calendar. The calender featured some Bruins posing with dogs. They were wildly popular, and the proceeds...
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Seidenberg: "I'll be better than before."

     The Bruins return to the ice this fall will mark the return of veteran defenseman Dennis Seidenberg, who, as we all painfully remember, missed the majority of the season with a torn ACL/MCL in his right knee. Seidenberg, who was just on the brink of return when the Bruins lost Game 7, will now have the entire off-season to bring his game to a whole new level.     After...
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May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins: What went wrong?

A disappointing game 7 loss to the Montreal Canadiens, the Boston Bruins are left wondering how their postseason run ended so quickly. Following an excellent regular season campaign that ended with the Bruins winning the Presidents’ Trophy, Boston was the favorite to represent the Eastern Conference in the Stanley Cup Finals. Despite being the favorites in the series, and having...
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins' Dennis Seidenberg could have played in round 3

Boston Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg revealed Friday afternoon that if the Bruins' could have gone further in the playoffs he would have been able to return to the line-up. Lisa Gansky-Wikimedia CommonsWith the absence of Seidenberg and Adam McQuaid, it left quite a bit of room for rookie players to step it up and show their worth on the blue line.Seidenberg tore his...
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May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Seidenberg Vows To Be Even Better After Knee Injury

BOSTON — Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg was close. He was so close. In the end, though, he and the Bruins just ran out of time. Seidenberg’s season technically ended on Dec. 27 when he tore his ACL and MCL in a game against the Ottawa Senators at TD Garden. That would be the last game he played in this season, but was remarkably close to making a return to game action. Had...
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Seidenberg Might Have Played In Next Round And Other Game 7 Notes

BOSTON — The Bruins could have used Dennis Seidenberg in their second-round Stanley Cup playoffs series against the Montreal Canadiens. If the B’s advanced to the Eastern Conference finals, they might have had the veteran defenseman at their disposal. The Bruins didn’t reach the conference finals, of course, as they dropped Game 7 on Wednesday night 3-1 in front of their home...
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking: Dennis Seidenberg cleared for contact, return seemingly imminent

Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg has been cleared for contact, signifying that a return for the 32-year-old defensive juggernaut can be coming in the very near future.A return for DS44 seems inevitable (via to DJ Bean of, after the pregame skate at the Bell Centre this morning, Seidenberg conducted one-on-one drills in the corner with...
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins Dennis Seidenberg Begins taking Contact

Dennis Seidenberg has begun taking contact, marking a sizable step in his road back from ACL/MCL surgery. Seidenberg, who had surgery in early January after tearing the ligaments in his right knee on Dec. 27 and being ruled out for the season, stayed out after Monday’s morning skate and did one-on-one battle drills in the corner with Jordan Caron and Andrej Meszaros. Seidenberg...
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins' Dennis Seidenberg feels he is ready to return to action

On December 27 in a game against the Ottawa Senators, Boston Bruins defensemen Dennis Seidenberg ended up with a torn medial collateral ligament and anterior cruciate ligament in his knee. The Bruins veteran defensemen underwent surgery on January 7 and recover typically takes about six to eight months.  Not for Seidenberg, he was back on the ice at practice with the team on April...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Possible Seidenberg return is a ray of light cast upon a weary defensive unit

Another day, another update.Except this time, we heard from the man himself.Coming attraction? Is Seidenberg about to make his improbable return? (via USAToday)Dennis Seidenberg, the sidelined 32-year-old defensive juggernaut has crossed yet another road in his road to recovery from ACL and MCL surgery, and his progress has again whipped up the hopes of Bruins Nation into a frenzy...
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Seidenberg: ‘I could probably play right now’

If hockey had bullpens, the Bruins would have had Dennis Seidenberg “up and skating’’ midway through Game 3 against the Canadiens Tuesday night. Seidenberg, recovering from midseason knee surgery, is skating regularly again and looks strong and comfortable during workouts. A heavy skater, his blades sound as if they’re shredding the ice when he tears around during workouts...
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May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins’ Dennis Seidenberg: ‘I Could Probably Play Right Now’

Boston Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg hasn’t seen game action since December 27 when he tore the ACL and MCL in his right knee against the Ottawa Senators, but now he’s feeling better and skating regularly. In fact, Seidenberg says he feels like he could hit the ice during the B’s second-round playoff series against the Montreal Canadiens. “Yes, I’m feeling better...
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins' Dennis Seidenberg practicing alongside teammates

The Boston Bruins defenseman, Dennis Seidenberg has been logging in some ice time this week with his teammates. Seidenberg has been out of the line-up since mid-December after tearing his ACL.Seidenberg has been skating on the injured ice rehabbing his knee for under a month. Earlier this week he joined fellow teammate Adam McQuaid, who is sidelined with strained quad muscles...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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