Some observers see defenseman Adam McQuaid and forward Chris Kelly as two potential keys for releasing the Bruins from “salary-cap jail.”
Patrice Bergeron is already regarded as one of the best players in the NHL, but that doesn’t stop him from working to get even better.
Appropriately, Labor Day is when NHL teams and players start to get back to work.
Skating for the rookie team could be the first step toward mounting a real challenge to Niklas Svedberg for the Bruins’ No. 2 goaltender position.
Simon Gagne has 12 goals and 19 points in 25 career games at TD Garden. Now the veteran forward will try to add to those totals as a member of the home team in 2014-15.
We’re still more than a month away from the official start of Bruins training camp, but it’s never too early to start handicapping the battle for the open spot among Boston’s bottom six forwards.
The Bruins forward said it took some time to adjust to the new system.
Boston’s summer filibuster continued Tuesday with two moves that weren’t particularly thrilling nor do they figure to have much impact on the 2014-15 edition of the Bruins.
Peter Chiarelli didn’t rule out the possibility of David Pastrnak making the Bruins’ roster. He also warned not to put the cart before the horse.
At least one player who has spent the bulk of his time at a level below the NHL is going to have to graduate to the parent club this fall.