Dennis Seidenberg

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Bruins Report Cards: Defense Corps Has Plenty Of Room For Improvement

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.

04/27/2015

Patrice Bergeron (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Kalman: Chiarelli, Bruins Players Believe In Current Roster — Albeit With Modest Goals

The best thing the Bruins might have going for them right now is solidarity.

03/03/2015

Loui Eriksson #21 of the Boston Bruins. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Report: Bruins Willing To Trade Dennis Seidenberg, Loui Eriksson

The NHL trade deadline continues to draw near, and some big names are beginning to get thrown into the discussion.

02/18/2015

Bruins' Adam McQuaid headed to the penalty box in the third period against the Ottawa Senators at TD Garden on Jan. 3.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Kalman: Miscast McQuaid Looking To Keep Improving For Bruins

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.

02/06/2015

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Kalman’s Grades: Mixed Bag On Bruins’ Blueline

Matt Kalman hands out his grades for the Bruins’ defensemen at the midway point of the season.

01/08/2015

Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Chara Returns, But Not Pleased With His Play

Zdeno Chara returned from a left knee injury Thursday night, but the Bruins captain wasn’t very pleased with his performance.

12/12/2014

Tuukka Rask (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kalman: Recent Goaltending Choices The Least of Bruins’ Problems

Whether they’re trading a top-four defenseman on the eve of the regular season, sending a player deserving of a chance in the NHL back to the American League for more seasoning or doling out goaltending assignments, the Bruins are always looking at the big picture.

11/14/2014

Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara is introduced ahead of the Bruins' season opener against the Philadelphia Flyers. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Bruins Preparing For Life Without Chara

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.

10/24/2014

Boston Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Jaffe: Dennis Seidenberg Not Yet In Hockey Shape

NESN’s Billy Jaffe came on Toucher & Rich Tuesday morning to talk about Dennis Seidenberg’s health and other Bruins topics.

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/14/2014

Darren Helm #43 of the Detroit Red Wings moves the puck in front of Dougie Hamilton #27. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Plus/Minus: Bruins’ Fatigue No Excuse For Lackluster Effort In 2-1 Detroit Loss

The Bruins’ slow start and sluggish play resulted in a 2-1 loss to the Red Wings.

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/10/2014

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