The Boston Bruins are used to having an imposing force leading the way on the defensive end, but are waking up Friday getting ready for life without their leader.
The Bruins dropped to 1-3-0 and now have lost three in a row in regulation for the first time since March 2012. However, all is not lost just yet, writes Matt Kalman.
Felger & Mazz wonder if the Bruins’ brass gets off easy in Boston, and if fans and media have too much faith in the front office.
The Bruins are able to retain the services of both 22-year-old speedy center Ryan Spooner and 32-year-old energy player Bobby Robins to start the season.
With the 2014-15 NHL season just a day away, the Boston Bruins’ opening night roster is beginning to take shape.
Matt Kalman takes a closer look at the B’s forwards, and which ones will make the final cut.
Claude Julien isn’t asking Spooner to become Patrice Bergeron or even Chris Kelly overnight. He just wants to see some attention to detail and execution without the puck.
Felger & Mazz take exception to Claude Julien calling out Ryan Spooner for being a liability on defense.
Drayson Bowman scored with 48 seconds left to lift the Montreal Canadiens to a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night in the preseason opener for both clubs.
Felger & Mazz wonder if head coach Claude Julien will change up his philosophy when it comes to the team’s aggressiveness.