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.
Here are three positive and three negative takeaways from the season.
Injuries in hockey are often times as closely guarded as nuclear launch codes, which made Wednesday night’s revelation all the more fascinating.
Lead among the players that might earn a reward from Hamilton’s injury is Adam McQuaid.
Already in the midst of a five-game losing streak, the Boston Bruins received some more bad news on Tuesday.
Matt Kalman hands out his grades for the Bruins’ defensemen at the midway point of the season.
While many are trading the entire Bruins roster, Bruins DieHard gives his untouchables.
Adam Jones recaps the Bruins 3-2 Predators loss and awarded his best and worst from the contest.
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.
Adam Jones breaks down the Bruins win with Dave Goucher and Bob Beers.