Jeremy Jacobs ‘Confident’ Bruins Will Return To Stanley Cup Level

BOSTON — The annual “State of the Bruins” was held Thursday night at TD Garden. Season ticket holders had the opportunity to ask questions to team ownership, president Cam Neely, general manager Peter Chiarelli, head coach Claude Julien and David Krejci, Patrice Bergeron and Zdeno Chara. After the event, Bruins owner and NHL Board of Governors chairman Jeremy Jacobs talked...
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Peter Chiarelli and Salary Cap Mismanagement

“I can’t sign everybody” This is the hill Peter Chiarelli is destined to die on as the Bruins start to gear up for training camp. It is true – you can’t sign everybody anymore. The NHL put a salary cap in place so Jeremy Jacobs would ******* sign someone teams couldn’t spend millions upon billions upon trillions of dollars to create NHL super teams. It was put to give...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Proof That Jeremy Jacobs Is Mr. Burns

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27 days ago  |  Discuss

NHL Commissioner, Bettman, Is The Latest Ice Bucket Challenger (Video)

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman has accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge that he received from Boston Bruins ownerJeremy Jacobs. Bettman, who has been commissioner since 1992, nominated Brian Burke, Brendan Shanahan and a few others to also take part in the challenge, which raises awareness for ALS. Check out Bettman’s Ice Bucket challenge in the video below. [CBS Sports] The post...
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge (Video)

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman has accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge that he received from Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs. Bettman, who has been commissioner since 1992, nominated Brian Burke, Brendan Shanahan and a few others to also take part in the challenge, which raises awareness for ALS. Check out Bettman’s Ice Bucket challenge in the video below. Filed under: NESN Staff...
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins’ Jordan Caron Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge, Nominates Rene Rancourt (Video)

Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs took part in the Ice Bucket Challenge in support of ALS on Wednesday and challenged NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, among others, to do the same. On Thursday, Jordan Caron became the latest Bruins player to participate. After getting a ton of ice-cold water dumped on his head, the 23-year-old forward challenged a few people, including TD Garden legend...
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins Owner Jeremy Jacobs Does Ice Bucket Challenge; Gary Bettman Next? (Video)

Nearly all of the Boston Bruins players and many of their coaching and front office staffs have taken part in the Ice Bucket Challenge to help raise awareness for ALS. Up next for the B’s is owner Jeremy Jacobs. Before dumping a bucket of ice on his head, Jacobs challenged three people, including NHL commissioner Gary Bettman and Boston Red Sox principal owner John Henry. Watch...
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Afternoon Line

“I think that it speaks to what’s now become sort of the Boston model. People do want to copy what you’re doing because of the success we’re seeing. We didn’t win this year, (but) we got to the Final the year before — these are enviable positions to be in.” “It’s a leadership team and Cam (Neely) leads and is part of it Starting with Charlie (Jacobs), through...
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May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins’ Likely Front Office Shake-Up Direct Result Of Recent Success

BOSTON — The old saying “If you can’t beat ‘em, join em” might is tweaked just a little bit when it comes to professional sports, as “If you can beat ‘em, hire away their people” might be a better adage. That’s what the Boston Bruins are finding out, as their offseason changes likely won’t be limited to on-ice matters. The Bruins may need to overhaul the front...
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Kelly & Bruins Owner Jeremy Jacobs Expected To Be In The Mix To Purchase The Bills

  John Wawrow of the Associate Press takes a look at who is in the running for the Buffalo Bills franchise that is expected to be sold at some point in the not-too-distant future. Jim Kelly According to Wawrow, former Bills QB Jim Kelly him is expected to “make a bid” to purchase the team.  “Jim will be an active participant in it moving forward,” Dan Kelly, Jim’s brother...
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April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Delaware North Issues Statement, Confirms Jeremy Jacobs Won’t Buy Bills

After reports earlier this week named the family of Jeremy Jacobs, CEO of Buffalo-based Delaware North and owner of the Boston Bruins, as high on the list of potential buyers of the Buffalo Bills, rumors swirled around the idea of the Bruins being sold. On Friday, Delaware North released the following statement, first reported by the Buffalo News, which puts all of the rumors to...
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Neely on F&M: Jacobs will not give up Bruins to purchase Bills

Bruins president Cam Neely made his weekly appearance on 98.5 The Sports Hub's Felger and Mazz on Thursday, and the topic of Jeremy Jacobs purchasing the Buffalo Bills was brought up.Neely made sure to put the rumors to bed swiftly:He has no interest in getting out of hockey...He's been extremely happy with his ownership here in Boston and he's enjoying how the team is...
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Cam Neely: Jeremy Jacobs Won’t Buy Buffalo Bills If He Has To Give Up Bruins

Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs is not interested in buying the Buffalo Bills, at least not with the way things are right now. Jacobs, a Buffalo native, has been rumored to have interest in purchasing the hometown NFL team. However, NFL rules state that owners cannot own other professional sports franchises in other cities. Therefore, in order to potentially purchase the Bills...
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Tales about rooting for a team owned by Jeremy Jacobs from a Bills/Bruins fan

It’s a funny thing, being a Bruins fan and a Bills fan. Apparently there’s rumors of Bruins’ owner Jeremy Jacobs buying the Buffalo Bills and as a guy who has watched Jacobs go from potentially running an organization into the ground to lifting it to the highest of heights – I’m conflicted. Joe contacted me and asked me to write something about JJ as an owner. I mentioned...
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Jeremy Jacobs lining himself (and his family) up to buy the Buffalo Bills

When Buffalo Bills founder and owner Ralph Wilson Jr. passed away back on March 25, much to the sadness of football fans everywhere, the focus eventually shifted to the discussion of who will take over running the Bills in his place.One name that has emerged not only as a candidate but as a favorite is none other than the owner of your Boston Bruins: Jeremy Maurice Jacobs, Sr.Jacobs...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

TD Garden to receive $70 million interior makeover

Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs announced on Monday that the TD Garden, home of the Boston Bruins and the Boston Celtics, will be getting a $70 million makeover with an estimated completion date of summer 2015.Renovations to the concourses, pro-shop and installation of Wi-Fi will help freshen up the 20-year old arena.The two-year renovation project is highlighted by expansion and relocation...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Rumors: Current Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs expresses interest in the Buffalo Bills

Legendary Bills owner Ralph Wilson Jr. passed away on March 25, 2014 and since then, the search has been on for a new owner. Famous tycoon Donald Trump is not the popular choice by locals of western New York after learning Trump was in the running to purchase the Buffalo Bills.The Bills fans just want an owner as loyal as Wilson was to take over the franchise and keep the team...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Garden to get two-year facelift starting this summer ☆

For those who hate the look and feel of the Boston Garden, some good news. Jeremy Jacobs Delaware North Companies is dropping some cash on improving the Boston Garden. The goal: fan experience improvement. “It’s our goal to really set the industry standard, the high-water mark, for fan experience,” Charlie Jacobs, principal for Delaware North Companies and the Bruins, told...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs could buy the Bills, keep them in Buffalo

Getty ImagesThe death of long-time Bills owner Ralph Wilson last week lead to much speculation about the future of the franchise. The beloved Wilson was dedicated to keeping the Bills in Buffalo, but many feared he was the last thing preventing what many saw as an inevitable relocation to a bigger market.Now a familiar name has emerged as a top candidate to buy the team and keep...
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April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins owner could buy Bills, keep them in Buffalo

Bills fans who want the team to stay in Buffalo got some good news with a report that billionaire Jeremy Jacobs, who has previously said the Bills should stay in Buffalo, has emerged as a strong candidate to buy the team from the estate of Ralph Wilson. Jacobs, the owner of the Boston Bruins and CEO of Delaware North Companies, has a net worth estimated by Forbes at over $3 billion...
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April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Owner Looking to Buy Bills; Keep Them in Buffalo

There may be some good news for Buffalo Bills fans who don’t want  their team to be moved to another city. According to NBC Sports, there is a strong possibility that Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs could buy the team and keep them in Buffalo. Jacobs is the CEO of Delaware North Companies and is reportedly worth around $3 billion. Better yet is that Delaware North is headquartered...
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April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Owner Jeremy Jacobs Said What About The Original “8?”

“an original 8 team, that just doesn’t happen.” A.B. In his most candid interview ever (by a long shot), Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs opened up to Forbes Sports Money about his tenure as an NHL owner, the NHL salary cap & lockouts and even his personal family history. Since buying the Boston Bruins in 1975, Jacobs has been mostly hated by the Black & Gold faithful...
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April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Krejci Rules. South Park Stick of Truth Rules. BRUINS WIN!

Yes, so if we're being honest as soon as the game was over the DOY staff went right back to playing South Park: Stick of Truth so we're recap-less today. We'd apologize, but if you've played the game you'll understand.  Here's some notes though: - Krejci made it rain hats at TD Garden...and the Jeremy Jacobs immediately had the staff sell the used...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

A Patrice Purrgeron Exclusive Interview: Jeremy Jacobs

  He is a man that goes by many names. Satan. Senor Douchebag. Ole Turkey Neck. The Rasin Balls. Beelz. That Old Greedy Selfish Cum Dumpster. Scrooge McJacobs. To his family, he's simply known as Jeremy. Good evening. I am Patrice Purrgeron and I'm here to expose the biggest cancer in Boston. Some might call Jeremy Jacobs a spoiled little brat. A giant steaming pile...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins’ Jeremy Jacobs, Blue Jackets’ John Davidson join owners’ anti-Olympic-participation brigade

I guess I'd hoped for too much in expecting the NHL's Board of Governors to at least not chime in yet again regarding certain members' disdain for NHL Olympic participation until the games had ended, especially given Ed Snider's vociferous opposition just prior to the Olympic break. On the eve of the gold medal game, the chairman of the NHL's Board of Governors...
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February 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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