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Bruins’ Adam McQuaid ‘Played A Real Strong Game’ In Win Over Capitals

BOSTON — Adam McQuaid returned to the Bruins lineup Wednesday night against the Washington Capitals for the first time since his team’s loss to the Chicago Blackhawks on Jan. 19 at the United Center. McQuaid, who missed 52 regular-season games and the entire 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs because of quad and ankle injuries, provided the B’s with great energy and physicality right...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins defeat Caps 2-0 in preseason game

Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty ImagesThe Bruins defeated the Washington Capitals 2-0 in tonight’s preseason game.A two-minute goalie interference penalty on Bruins’ right wing Jared Knight rewarded the Caps with their first power play of the night, which they were unable to capitalize on. Bruins’ defenseman Adam McQuaid, in his first appearance since getting injured...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Team Chara Cruises To 6-1 Victory In Bruins’ Black & Gold Scrimmage

The 2014 Black & Gold scrimmage in Providence was a one-sided affair. Team Chara cruised to a 6-1 win over Team Bergeron in the intersquad game featuring two teams comprised of Boston and Providence players, as well as rookies and prospects with no pro-level experience. Chris Casto, Zach Trotman, Jared Knight, Alexander Khokhlachev and Tyler Randell (two goals) scored for Team...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Cap-challenged B's should keep eye on Hayes

The expectation is that things will be quiet on the trade front for the Bruins for at least a couple more months. The big news will be press releases such as Friday afternoon's when the Black and Gold trumpeted the re-signing of Jordan Caron, Justin Florek and Zach Trotman among other to short-term contracts. Those are all necessary transactions and useful players, but a two...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

NHL Free Agency Update

Photo via: Wikimedia Commons / Creative Commons The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-signed Simon Despres to 2 year contract worth $1.8M. #Pens have re-signed defenseman Simon Despres (@Despres747) to a two-year contract. Release → http://t.co/FdQ4GGcHQ5 pic.twitter.com/GrkCpJAvZe — Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) July 18, 2014 Matt D’Agostini has signed with Swiss League (NLA)...
Via Tha Sports Junkies 101
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Announce Six Signings Including Caron, Florek, and Trotman

The Boston Bruins announced six transactions on Friday, with the signings of Jordan Caron, Tommy Cross, Craig Cunningham, Tyler Randell, Zach Trotman, and Justin Florek becoming official.
Via CLNS Radio
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

B's announce six signings, including Caron, Cross, Cunningham, Trotman and Florek

The Bruins and general manager Peter Chiarelli announced six transactions on Friday, with the B's officially signing forward Jordan Caron, defenseman Tommy Cross, forward Craig Cunningham, forward Tyler Randell and defenseman Zach Trotman to new deals, as well as agreeing to terms with forward Justin Florek. Save for Trotman and Caron, all of the contracts are one-year, one...
Via BruinsLife
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins Sign All the Things

The Boston Bruins were busy this morning and afternoon with signing some of their minor FA guys. Zach Trotman earned a two-year contract — two-way contract in Year 1 ($600,000 NHL/$80,000 AHL); one-way contract in Year 2 ($650,000) ^CS — Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) July 18, 2014 Craig Cunningham's contract is a one-year, two-way deal worth $600,000 at the NHL level and $85...
Via Days of Y'Orr
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Bruins re-sign Trotman to two-year, $1.25M deal

The Boston Bruins have reportedly agreed to terms with one of their promising young defensemen. Zach Trotman, who made his NHL debut last season following the injury to Dennis Seidenberg, has agreed to a two-year deal worth $1.25 million overall — good for a $625,000 cap hit at the big league level — per CapGeek. Trotman, 23, was a seventh-round pick at the 2010 NHL Entry Draft...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

NHL Free Agency Starts At Noon Today! Follow Our Live Blog Here!

We’ve gone over the expectations for this off-season and why they should be low. We’ve played Armchair GM. Now it is time for us to stop playing hypothetical and see if Peter Chiarelli can work some magic. He’s already qualified their restricted free agents including  Torey Krug, Reilly Smith, Matt Bartkowski, Justin Florek, Zach Trotman, David Warsofsky, Tommy Cross, Craig...
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July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins extend qualifying offers to 10 free agents

Expect to see these two young guns back with the B's (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)The Bruins have extended qualifying offers to ten of their free agents, according to Joe Haggerty. Torey Krug, Reilly Smith, Matt Bartkowski, Justin Florek, Zach Trotman, David Warsofsky, Tommy Cross, Craig Cunningham, Tyler Randell and Matt Fraser have all been qualified and are expected to sign with...
Via BruinsLife
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins: Days of Future Future, pt 2. Or is it pt 3?

Now that our healing has begun…and Pez has shown us that it’s ok to love (and write) again… it’s time to continue examining the B’s potential first round draft prospects.   If there’s anything that we learned from Dennis Seidenberg’s knee injury this past year, it’s that German efficiency extends even to the ability to heal oneself.  Other than that, Boston was...
Via Days of Y'Orr
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins’ Organizational Depth On Display With 10 Call-Ups Made This Season (Video)

The trip from Providence to Boston is one many players in the Bruins organization have gotten accustomed to this season. Between injuries and some unforeseen circumstances, the 50-mile road trip is something that 10 Providence Bruins players have made this season, with seven of those Baby B’s making their NHL debut in the 2013-14 season. While Ryan Spooner, Zach Trotman and Craig...
Via NESN.com
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli expected to deal for some help

The Bruins almost certainly will acquire one veteran defenseman, and quite possibly two, on the NHL trade market before today’s 3 p.m. deadline. Any deal they make likely will not qualify as major. General manager Peter Chiarelli is expected to achieve his long-stated desire to add blueline experience and depth to fill some of the void left by Dennis Seidenberg’s loss and the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins send Ryan Spooner, Zach Trotman to Providence

The Bruins sent center Ryan Spooner and defenseman Zach Trotman to Providence Tuesday. Spooner’s demotion comes with Chris Kelly being activated from injured reserve as he is set to return from a broken fibula suffered on Dec. 7. Spooner had been centering the third line in Kelly’s place up until the past two games. Carl Soderberg centered the third line Saturday with Spooner...
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January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Kelly Returns To Bruins Lineup, Ryan Spooner and Zach Trotman Assigned to AHL

The Boston Bruins lineup will get a boost on Tuesday night when center Chris Kelly makes his return after a 22-game absence. He was activated from injured reserve Tuesday afternoon. “I’m going to play tonight and I’m excited,”Kelly said. “First game back in a while, it’s almost like training camp again.” The veteran forward suffered a broken fibula on Dec. 7 when the...
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January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins Recall Defenseman Zach Trotman For Third Time

It’s been a whirlwind couple of weeks for defenseman Zach Trotman. The Boston Bruins recalled Trotman on an emergency basis Thursday, one day after assigning him to Providence. This is the third career NHL call-up for the 23-year-old, all of which have come in the past month. Trotman played his second game for the Bruins on Monday, logging 13:19 of ice time in a 3-2 win over the...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins Reassign Defenseman Zach Trotman To Providence

The Boston Bruins have sent defenseman Zach Trotman down to Providence, ending the 23-year-old’s second one-game stint with the big club. Trotman started in place of an injured Adam McQuaid on Monday, logging 13:19 of ice time in a 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings. It was the second call-up this season for the Michigan native — his first coming on Dec. 28 against the Ottawa...
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January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Berkshire Bank Faceoff: Zach Trotman Back In Bruins’ Lineup As B’s Host Kings

BOSTON – Things are a little bit different this time around for Zach Trotman. The defenseman will play his second career NHL game on Monday afternoon for the Boston Bruins as they host the Los Angeles Kings in matinee hockey at TD Garden. Trotman made his NHL debut on Dec. 28 when the Bruins were suddenly shorthanded on the blue line in Ottawa because of  injuries to Dennis Seidenberg...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins make Trotman an emergency recall

The Bruins didn’t want to make any rash statements about a potential injury to Adam McQuaid, but actions speak much louder than words from the hockey club. The B’s announced on Sunday night that they were bringing Zach Trotman up to Boston on emergency recall, and he’ll likely be in lineup Monday afternoon against the Los Angeles Kings at TD Garden. Trotman has played one...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Recall Defenseman Zach Trotman From Providence

The Boston Bruins have recalled 23-year-old defenseman Zach Trotman from the team’s AHL affiliate in Providence on an emergency basis, the team announced Sunday evening. Trotman has appeared in one game at the NHL level this season (Dec. 29 against the Ottawa Senators). He got 16:41 of ice time and recorded three shots on goal in that game. Trotman has tallied 11 points (four goals...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bizarre first NHL experience for Zach Trotman

Zach Trotman's first experience in the NHL did not go as smoothly as he had probably imagined.Trotman started his day expecting to play in the Providence Bruins' game versus the Adirondack Phantoms in Glens Falls, New York. Instead, he got the call he's been waiting for his entire career.And he did not have long  to savor the moment.I woke up in Adirondack, went to pregame...
Via BruinsLife
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Bruins Reassign Nick Johnson, Zach Trotman, David Warsofsky to Providence

A day after calling up a trio of young guns from the Providence Bruins to fill in for an injury-plagued Bruins squad, Nick Johnson, Zach Trotman and David Warsofsky are heading back to Providence. With Dennis Seidenberg out for the year after tearing his ACL and MCL in Friday’s contest against the Senators and Carl Soderberg also sidelined with an injury, Warsofsky and Johnson...
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Depleted Boston Bruins fall short in Ottawa

Ottawa, Ontario – As the old saying goes, when it rains it pours. For the Boston Bruins right now, things are starting to feel more like a monsoon as the injuries continue to pile up and the squad that takes the ice on a nightly basis is looking more and more like the Providence Bruins. Friday night the B’s suffered a devastating blow, losing stalwart defenseman Dennis Seidenberg...
Via CLNS Radio
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Shorthanded Bruins’ Gutsy Comeback Effort Not Enough to Overcome Senators

Saturday was a weird day for the Bruins, and ultimately, it wasn’t a very fun one for Claude Julien and the rest of the Black and Gold. The Bruins endured one of their most tumultuous days in recent memory Saturday, a day that came to an end on Saturday night with a 4-3 loss to the Ottawa Senators. The wild day started much earlier than that. Boston made the trip to Ottawa without...
Via NESN.com
December 28, 2013  |  Discuss
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