BOSTON BRUINS NEWS

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...
Via NESN.com
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bruins Player Preview: Gregory Campbell’s Expected Role, Projected Season Stats

Editor’s note: NESN.com 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. The Bruins’ fourth line has been one of the most consistent aspects of the team since its 2011 Stanley Cup-winning season, but that will change in 2014-15. Shawn Thornton left as a...
Via NESN.com
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bruins Training Camp: Milan Lucic’s Recovery From Wrist Surgery Going Well

WILMINGTON, Mass. — Boston Bruins winger Milan Lucic still is recovering from offseason surgery on his left wrist, but he’s feeling better each day. Lucic took part in 3-on-3 battle drills during Saturday’s training camp practice at Ristuccia Arena, an encouraging sign in his road back to full strength. “Just seeing my progression over the last two weeks and where it’s...
Via NESN.com
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Four Bruins Players To Watch In Sunday’s Black & Gold Scrimmage

The annual intersquad “Black & Gold” scrimmage is an important event for young players and prospects hoping to make the Boston Bruins roster out of training camp. It’s a normal three-period, 60-minute game that features two teams mixed with Bruins players, Providence Bruins guys and prospects. It’s a great opportunity for players on the roster bubble to showcase their...
Via NESN.com
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dining Playbook: Training Camp With Adam McQuaid

Adam McQuaid is known for dropping his gloves and fighting, but during more peaceful hours, he likes to cook breakfast. Check out the Boston Bruins’ tough guy cook up a delicious breakfast meal.Filed under: Dining Playbook, NESN Video
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bruins Training Camp Notes: David Pastrnak Leaves Ice Early After Taking Hit

WILMINGTON, Mass. — Boston Bruins forward prospect David Pastrnak was hit by defenseman Matt Bartkowski in the first half of Group B’s skate Saturday and the 18-year-old rookie didn’t return to the ice. There was no update on Pastrnak’s status from the team at the end of Group B’s practice. Pastrnak, who Boston selected in the first round of the 2014 NHL draft, had been...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bruins Training Camp: Reilly Smith’s Absence An Opportunity For Seth Griffith

WILMINGTON, Mass. — Becoming an NHL player is all about seizing opportunities. With Reilly Smith unsigned as a restricted free agent and absent from the first three days of training camp, forward prospect Seth Griffith has been given the chance to prove himself alongside the Boston Bruins’ veterans. Griffith skated in Smith’s right wing spot alongside Patrice Bergeron and Brad...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Reilly Smith’s Contract Situation With Boston Bruins Still Uncertain (Video)

Boston Bruins training camp has started and the preseason begins soon, but right winger Reilly Smith, who is holding out along with defenseman Torey Krug, is nowhere to be found. The young duo saw their entry-level contracts expire at the end of last season and have yet to sign new ones. The Bruins are close to $800,000 over the salary cap, according to CapGeek, and even with the...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Is David Pastrnak The Surprise Answer for the Bruins' First Line?

As training camp begins for the Boston Bruins, the big question that surrounds the team is: "Who will play on the first line with Milan Lucic and David Krejci?"
Via CLNS Radio
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins Player Preview: Reilly Smith’s Expected Role, Projected Season Stats

Editor’s note: NESN.com 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. Reilly Smith is expected to be a key part of the Boston Bruins offense this season, but he needs to sign a contract first. The 23-year-old winger is a restricted free agent and hasn...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Roberto Luongo Pokes Fun At Himself With Bruins-Related Tweet (Photo)

With NHL training camps kicking off this week, many players step onto the ice with a fresh slate hoping to produce and help their team win the Stanley Cup. Florida Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo, however, seemingly likes to dwell on past misfortunes. The former Vancouver Canuck posted a picture of himself on Twitter allowing a goal against the Boston Bruins in a brilliant, self-deprecating...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins eyeing redemption on 1st day of camp

WILMINGTON, Mass. (AP) The Boston Bruins conducted their first on-ice training camp practices for the new season on Friday, and they're already thinking about redemption. The Bruins want to atone for the way last season ended. They had the best record in the NHL during the regular season with 117 points, then fell short of the Stanley Cup by losing in the second round of the...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins’ David Pastrnak: ‘I Like To Play With’ David Krejci

WILMINGTON, Mass. — David Pastrnak hit the ice Friday for his first training camp practice as a member of the Boston Bruins. He was part of the second group of players to skate at Ristuccia Arena in the first session of drills following Thursday’s fitness testing. As expected, the 18-year-old rookie played right wing alongside fellow Czech forward and first-line center David...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins Training Camp Notes: Lines, Pairings Mixed Up On First Day Of Skating

WILMINGTON, Mass. — The Boston Bruins hit the ice for the first time in training camp Friday at Ristuccia Arena. The B’s have only two days until the intrasquad “Black and Gold Scrimmage” in Providence on Sunday and four days remaining before the preseason starts Tuesday against the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre. “I thought the pace was good, passing was pretty...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Peter Chiarelli: Bruins Want Absent Torey Krug, Reilly Smith ‘In Our Mix’

BOSTON — The Bruins began training camp Thursday at TD Garden with off-ice testing, but much of the buzz surrounded two players who weren’t there. Defenseman Torey Krug and right winger Reilly Smith are unsigned as restricted free agents. Neither is eligible for arbitration and cannot negotiate with other teams (no offer sheets) because they played less than 10 games in their...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Billy Jaffe: ‘Business Situation’ With Torey Krug, Reilly Smith (Video)

The Boston Bruins open training camp Thursday, and Billy Jaffe and Andy Brickley believe it behooves everyone — including restricted free agents who remain unsigned — to show up. Torey Krug and Reilly Smith don’t have contracts yet, but they certainly showed their importance to the Bruins last season. Although there has been some uncertainty about if either player will show...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

With No Contract, Reilly Smith to Hold Out

On the first day of training camp, Reilly Smith is still left without a contract, and until the two sides are able to come to an agreement, the Bruins will be left without their 2nd line right winger.
Via CLNS Radio
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruins Player Preview: David Pastrnak’s Expected Role, Projected Season Stats

Editor’s note: NESN.com 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. David Pastrnak was the Boston Bruins’ first-round pick in the 2014 NHL draft and could make an immediate impact as a rookie this season. Much like former first-round picks Phil Kessel...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Announce 2014 Training Camp Roster

The Boston Bruins begin training camp Thursday at TD Garden with off-ice fitness testing. The first set of practices will start Friday at Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington. In addition to the veterans, rookies and prospects who will be attending camp, a few other players have been invited on a tryout basis — forwards Simon Gagne, Ville Leino, Bracken Kearns, Ethan Werek, and defensemen...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Reilly Smith, Torey Krug Expected To Hold Out

I am going to file this news in the “no ******* folder. Word coming out of Boston is that both Smith and Krug are going to hold out because the Bruins can’t haven’t signed them to new contracts. If you took a look at the Bruins salary cap, you’d notice that they are currently over the cap by $809k which means the two players couldn’t even accept their qualifying offers...
Via Days of Y'Orr
4 days ago  |  Discuss

All Aboard The David Pastrnak Hype Train. Toot Toot!

Spoiler alert: I think the Bruins have some really, really good writers covering the team. Yes, there are a few bobos out there who think everything is awesome all the time, but there’s a good number of those covering the team who do a fantastic job. That said, most people who are given media credentials and cover the team also rarely go out of their way to say something bad out...
Via Days of Y'Orr
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 Toughest Bruins, No.2: Zdeno Chara

The Boston Bruins are a storied franchise with so many great players that have come and gone over their 90 year existence. Throughout those years the Bruins have created a brand of hockey that will forever be remembered in Black and Gold. Bruins hockey. Tough, big, bad and sometimes ugly. In this Two Pad Stack […] The post Top 10 Toughest Bruins, No.2: Zdeno Chara appeared first...
Via Two Pad Stack
4 days ago  |  Discuss

All That Has Transpired: Boston Bruins

We’re going to take a look at each NHL team, breaking down every new addition and subtraction, as well as promising prospects. Today, we take a look at the Boston Bruins. By: Andy Hughes (@PensNation_Andy) Boston Bruins 2013-14 Season: 54-19-9 117 points – (1st Atlantic Division; 1st Eastern Conference) While the Bruins did not add any NHL players this offseason, they did sign...
Via The PensNation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers, Bruins discussed Johnny Boychuk trade over the summer

One of the summer’s most persistent rumours was the idea of a trade between Edmonton and Boston that would see native son Johnny Boychuk join the Oilers in time for the 2014-15 season. It was a deal that in theory made sense for both sides, as Boston could free up the dollars it needs to clear to become compliant with the salary cap, Edmonton could acquire a quality defenceman...
Via Hockey Fan Land
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Claude Julien: ‘Reason To Be Excited About’ Bruins Rookie David Pastrnak

BOLTON, Mass. — David Pastrnak’s first NHL training camp doesn’t start for another few days, and it’ll be another few weeks before he learns whether he begins his rookie season on the Boston Bruins’ roster. In his brief experience competing against fellow NHL prospects, however, the 18-year-old has made quite the impression. Pastrnak was one of several young Bruins players...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss
Bruins News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

10 takeaways from Week 3 in the NFL

WWE Night of Champions results

Cary Williams critical of Chip Kelly

Florida WR indicates he wants a new QB

'South Park' roasts Redskins with ad

Jags hand over reins to Blake Bortles

Eagles, Redskins fight after cheap hit

Lions player injured while celebrating

Report: Rice to argue tape was edited

Wade, Union want FBI to look into leak

WATCH: Hoke, DC in shouting match

WATCH: Miss. St. OL's dirty play

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.