From the ill-timed trade of Johnny Boychuk to the injuries to major players that required a reliance on inexperienced young players to fill in, Boston’s defense corps rode a roller coaster in terms of performance all season.
Lead among the players that might earn a reward from Hamilton’s injury is Adam McQuaid.
The NHL has slapped Dallas Stars forward Antoine Roussel with a two-game suspension for his cross-check on Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid.
It’s a perfect time to take stock of how the Bruins have fared without defenseman Johnny Boychuk because on Saturday, the veteran and his Eastern Conference powerhouse New York Islanders will be Boston’s opposition at TD Garden.
Matt Kalman hands out his grades for the Bruins’ defensemen at the midway point of the season.
The Bruins defensive depth will be tested once more, as blue liner Adam McQuaid will miss significant time.
Adam Jones chats with Dave Goucher and Bob Beers about Boston’s 2-0 win over the Blues, and breaks down the plus/minus from the victory.
A pint-sized Bruins fan is melting hearts across New England and beyond.
With the regular season set to begin on Causeway Street, here are five questions the new-look Bruins’ defense corps has to answer to make everyone forget Boychuk
Some observers see defenseman Adam McQuaid and forward Chris Kelly as two potential keys for releasing the Bruins from “salary-cap jail.”