Bruins Report Cards: Defense Corps Has Plenty Of Room For ImprovementFrom 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.
POLL: Was Bartkowski's Hit On Gionta Dirty? Krug Says No On Gresh & ZoKrug blames Brian Gionta's genetics, not Matt Bartkowski, for the result of the hit.
Kalman: Mojo Rising for Bruins’ Bartkowski At Right TimeTwo games into his return from a seven-game healthy hiatus caused by his disastrous play on the Bruins’ back end, Bartkowski seems to have regained his mojo.
Bruins Preparing For Life Without CharaThe 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.
Kalman: Five Questions Bruins Defense Must Answer After Boychuk TradeWith 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
Report: Bruins, Matt Bartkowski Agree On One-Year DealThe Boston Bruins and defenseman Matt Bartkowski have avoided arbitration, with the two sides reportedly agreeing to a deal on Monday.
Kalman's Grades: Bartkowski, Meszaros Failed To Fill The Seidenberg Void At Left DefenseLeft defense turned out to be the Bruins’ Achilles' heel come playoff time.
Kalman: Bruins’ Postseason Call-up Hot Streak Continued With FraserIt’s obvious that when the Bruins brag about organizational depth, they’re not lying.
Kalman: Time For Bruins' Defense To Get Head Into GameAfter an "embarrassing" loss in Game 3, Matt Kalman calls out the Boston blue line.
Goucher On Toucher and Rich: Don't Expect Any Lineup Tweaks By Bruins For Game 2Dave Goucher joined Toucher & Rich on Friday to break down the Bruins' Game 1 loss to Montreal, and look ahead to Game 2 on Saturday.
No Paille, Kelly At Bruins Morning Skate; Bartkowski Game-Time DecisionThe Boston Bruins were without both Daniel Paille and Chris Kelly at their morning skate in Detroit, but they hope to get defenseman Matt Bartkowski back for Tuesday night's Game 3 against the Red Wings.
Bartkowski, Paille Hit Ice At Bruins' Optional PracticeThe Boston Bruins hit the ice Monday before leaving for Detroit.