Let’s hope for the Bruins’ sake newly acquired forwards Matt Beleskey and Jimmy Hayes turn out to be bolder on the ice than they were when asked to make a statement about what line they want to play on.
In one fell swoop, Bruins rookie general manager Don Sweeney made sure there would be no lengthy negotiating process with the team’s remaining restricted free agents.
The Bruins resolved the restricted free agency on their roster on Monday, inking forwards Brett Connolly and Jimmy Hayes to contracts.
It’s been a busy — and interesting — week for first-year Bruins GM Don Sweeney.
Matt Kalman breaks down the winners and losers from Day 1 of NHL Free Agency.
Armed with more clarity with some of the situations surrounding the moves, here’s a more enlightened look at the moves Sweeney has made in the past week.
In need of scoring, Don Sweeney added two players who combined for 41 goals last season.
The Boston Bruins are making a trade, and it’s bringing them a local boy in return.
The Boston Bruins are on the verge of making their first big move of free agency.
The Boston Bruins were not very active in the NHL free-agent frenzy on Wednesday afternoon, but they were able to lock up one of their own.