Matt Kalman

Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bergeron Believes Changed Bruins Can Find Consistency, Success

This season, Bergeron will also bear some responsibility for making sure general manager Don Sweeney’s changes to the roster smoothly integrate into the Bruins’ culture.

09/02/2015

Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Kalman: Repaired Elbow Makes Bruins’ Marchand Bigger Offensive Threat

Bruins forward Brad Marchand seemingly set the bar for how many goals he could score in a season when he found the back of the net 24 times last season, one year removed from scoring 25.

09/01/2015

Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Kalman: Healthy, Dominant Chara Should Aid Bruins’ Search For Consistency

A healthy and more consistently dominant Zdeno Chara could go a long way to making sure the Bruins won’t have to overhaul the roster again in the near future.

08/31/2015

Don Sweeney. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kalman: Sweeney Sensible To Avoid Free Agents, Give Young Defense A Chance

So far general manager Don Sweeney has withstood the urge to sign a free agent veteran defenseman to try to make up for the loss of Dougie Hamilton.

08/30/2015

Tuukka Rask (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Kalman: Bruins’ Rask Not Worried Workload Might Be Same in 2015-16

He played 70 games last season and his backup left for the riches of the KHL, but Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask isn’t worried about being overworked in the upcoming season.

08/11/2015

Jimmy Hayes  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Ex-Bruin Thornton Has High Expectations For Hayes In Black And Gold

Although they’ll clash as Atlantic Division rivals this season, Thornton lent Jimmy Hayes a word or two of advice.

08/10/2015

Torey Krug #47 of the Boston Bruins in action on March 18, 2014. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Kalman: Boston-Loving Krug Could Make Bruins’ Ante Up After Contract Year

A potential dilemma for Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney will be how to retain the services of defenseman Torey Krug, who will be a restricted free agent again after playing this season his second straight one-year deal.

07/31/2015

Jeremy Jacobs (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kalman: Jeremy Jacobs Should Learn From Late Decision To Let Peter Chiarelli Go

Jacobs’ reluctance didn’t cost the Bruins as much as it could have. But he should learn from it.

07/30/2015

Winter Classic media day at Gillette Stadium (Photo from Matt Kalman)

Kalman: Can’t Help Excitement When You Consider Bruins-Habs Classic Potential

If the Winter Classic can bring out the best in the Bruins, both on New Year’s Day and in the time leading up to and after showdown with Montreal, it’ll be a boon for more than just the League and NBC’s coffers.

07/29/2015

15th overall pick Zach Senyshyn of the Boston Bruins poses for a portrait during the 2015 NHL Draft. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Kalman: Emptying Out The Notebook After Bruins Development Camp

Matt Kalman cleans out his Bruins Development camp notebook and takes a closer look at a few players who impressed on the ice.

07/24/2015

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