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Matt Kalman

Boston Bruins forward Chris Kelly and defenseman Adam McQuaid. (Photo by Jared Wickerham and Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kalman: Competition Might Benefit Healthy McQuaid, Kelly In Bruins Camp

Some observers see defenseman Adam McQuaid and forward Chris Kelly as two potential keys for releasing the Bruins from “salary-cap jail.”

09/03/2014

Patrice Bergeron (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Kalman: Better Shot Among Bruins Bergeron’s Goals For This Season

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.

09/02/2014

Providence Bruins (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Kalman: News And Views As NHL Season Draws Near

Appropriately, Labor Day is when NHL teams and players start to get back to work.

08/29/2014

Malcolm Subban, 24th overall pick by the Boston Bruins, puts on a hat on stage during Round One of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kalman: Training Wheels Should Be Off Malcolm Subban This Fall

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.

08/21/2014

Simon Gagne celebrates after scoring the game-winning goal against the Bruins in the 2010 playoffs. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Kalman: Simon Gagne An Interesting, Possibly Insignificant Addition To Bruins Mix

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.

08/15/2014

Ryan Spooner, Alex Khokhlachev, David Pastrnak (Photos by Jared Wickerham/Bruce Bennett/Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Kalman: Spooner, Khokhlachev, Pastrnak Early Favorites In Fight To Fill Bruins’ Bottom-Six Opening

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.

08/13/2014

Boston Bruins forward Loui Eriksson (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Loui Eriksson Reflects On Rough First Season With Bruins

The Bruins forward said it took some time to adjust to the new system.

08/11/2014

Peter Chiarelli (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kalman: Sacco Hiring, Warsofsky Re-Signing Latest Moves Of Bruins’ Boring Summer

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.

07/24/2014

David Pastrnak (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Kalman: Breaking Down David Pastrnak’s Chances Of Actually Making Bruins Roster

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.

07/15/2014

Ryan Spooner (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Kalman: Spooner, Khokhlachev Closest To Making Bid For Bruins Jobs In Fall

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.

07/14/2014

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