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Michael Taylor

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NHL Hotstove 2012: Where to play Seguin?

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As the offseason continues, the Bruins will need to decide the best way to utilize Tyler Seguin.

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Bruins Sign CCHA Player of the Year Torey Krug

In what continues to be a busy week on the player development side, the invaluable Kirk Luedeke of the New England Hockey Journal is reporting that the Bruins have signed NCAA UFA D Torey Krug of...

The Price of Merlot

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The Bruins' Merlot Line broke a streak of 12 games without a point last night. What are the risks/rewards of re-signing all 3 this off-season?

Bruins: At Their Best Against the Better?

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Are the Bruins playing to the level of their opponent? A look at the teams success against the NHL's current playoff teams.

Stat of the Week

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Did Chara's 64 minutes against the Rangers and Flyers come at a high cost?

Stat of the Week

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Since defeating the floundering Habs on January 12th, the Bruins have had a rough 12 games. They've gone 5-6-1 over that span, which on the surface doesn't seem awful. Last night's no show to the S...

Stat of the Week

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Tim Thomas had a rough (by his standards) January, but we've seen it before, and it ended very well for Bruins fans.

Is Tim Thomas Tradeable?

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Even as late as Sunday evening, when Scott Hartnell was finishing off a natural hat trick, and Tim Thomas was allowing 5 goals to a team that he usually dominates (that was missing 2 key forwards),...

The Noon Number: .0004

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.0004 - The margin by which Tuukka Rask (.9379) leads Brian Elliot (.9375) for 1st in Save %. (Despite the NHL.com leaders page thinking otherwise). Also interesting to note that 9.3% of all the...

Stat of the Week

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Benoit Pouliot, best value FA this season?

Stat of the Week

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For the longest time, the Bruins were thought of as a team with two solid lines, but no elite ones. Is that no longer true?

Future Winter Classics and the Boston Bruins

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Future Winter Classics and the Boston Bruins

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2011 Year in Sports - Where's Timmy?

When I was a giant sports fan nerd of a kid, one of my favorite things to do was watch the year in review highlight reels on New Year's Eve. I also enjoyed reading the best of ___ articles. But not...

Stat of the Week

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Stat of the Week - Zach Hamill's value to the Bruins.

Stat of the Week

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With the Bruins streak of taking points in a game sadly coming to an end, it's no surprise that the team is faring very well in the goal differential category. The Bruins +35 is better than any two...

Bobby Ryan Being Shopped: Could he be a Bruins Target?

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Bobby Ryan being Shopped, Could he be a Bruins Target?

Stat of the Week

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The Bruins have scored 34 times in their current 6 game winning streak. That is more goals than the New York Islanders have scored...all season (31). It's also only 1 goal less than the Anaheim...

Stat of the Week

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Remember when the Bruins offense couldn't score. . . As of today the Bruins are tied for 5th in Goals per Game (3.00) and are 4th overall in shots per game (33.2) (1st amongst Eastern Conference...

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Stat of the Week

Through 8 games of his Sophomore campaign, Tyler Seguin has a line of 3-6-9. Interestingly enough, after 8 games last season, Seguin had 3 goals as well. He would only go on to score 2 more before...

Stat of the Week

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Stat of the Week - After 6 games, some fun with small sample sizes.

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Bruins Stat of the Week - The Bruins have yet to score 5 on 5 against a starting goaltender this season.

The Year(s) After: 1939-1940 Boston Bruins

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In the second installment in a series looking at the Bruins previous Cup defenses, we look at the 1939-40 Bruins team.  This was the first middle team of two instances in Bruins history where the...

The Year(s) After: 1929-1930 Boston Bruins

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The Boston Bruins have never repeated as Stanley Cup Champions. This is the first in a series looking back at their five unsuccessful title defenses and how this year's team stacks up.

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Why Not Yandle - The Final Chapter?

Phoenix signed RFA defenseman Keith Yandle today to a 5 year, $26.25 million contract, "temporarily" putting to bed speculation that the Bruins might deal for the local product. The signing also...

Bruins Offer Kaberle Rights

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According to Darren Dreger at TSN, the Bruins have emailed the rest of the league regarding a potential trade for the negotiating rights to Tomas Kaberle prior to the July 1st UFA deadline. This...

Did Bruins Draft Represent Shift In Scouting Hierarchy?

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As the Bruins wrapped up another seemingly successful draft day on Saturday, an interesting pattern may have developed in their early portions of their last two draft classes.

For Bruins, Kessel Trade About To Get Closure

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It's been a roller coaster 21 months since the Bruins traded highly skilled winger Phil Kessel to Toronto for 2 1st round draft picks and a 2nd rounder back in September of 2009. The Bruins were...

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