The prognosis Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli gave for Chara’s injury was actually positive news.
Although there’s no way to replace Chara, the blow of his absence would be softened if the Bruins could figure what’s wrong with their other foundation player: Patrice Bergeron.
Seth Griffith scored his first NHL goal at the 4:50 mark of the third period to start a comeback that resulted in a 5-3 win against the San Jose Sharks.
Things can change once agents and actual money get involved, but at least for now Hamilton doesn’t sound like a guy who’ll be holding the Bruins over a barrel in negotiations.
Will these guys ever grow up? Or will the Bruins, as currently constituted, always be destined to lose, and lose without dignity?
With the Bruins roster up in the air early on in the season, the team hopes the signing of Simon Gagne will help that.
The Bruins dropped to 1-3-0 and now have lost three in a row in regulation for the first time since March 2012. However, all is not lost just yet, writes Matt Kalman.
After two preseason games and one regular season game, you’d be hard pressed to notice any effects one week less of camp has had on Smith.
The Bruins are able to retain the services of both 22-year-old speedy center Ryan Spooner and 32-year-old energy player Bobby Robins to start the season.
With 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