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Matt Kalman

Gregory Campbell #11 of the Boston Bruins. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Kalman: This Soup’s Hot, Never Spoiled For Bruins

Gregory Campbell is one of the least spoiled athletes in this town, but the Bruins are privileged to have him.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/07/2014

The Bruins youth movement on defense includes Torey Krug, Matt Bartkowski and Dougie Hamilton (Getty Images)

Kalman: Bruins Counting On Strength In Numbers

Peter Chiarelli has now given coach Claude Julien eight defensemen to mix and match even without the injured Dennis Seidenberg and Adam McQuaid.


Bruins hats are cleared off of the ice following a hat trick by David Krejci in the third period against the Florida Panthers on March 4, 2014. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Kalman: Despite Hat Trick, Krejci’s About Winning – Not Goals

The Bruins contend for championships every season now and that’s all that concerns David Krejci, regardless of how many times he puts the puck in the net.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/05/2014

Tuukka Rask (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kalman: After Conquering The Flu, Rask Ready To Dig Deep During Difficult March Schedule

The flu was the only thing that got in Tuukka’s way in Sochi.


Zdeno Chara  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Chara Turns Focus From Questionable Slovakia To Championship Caliber Bruins

Zdeno Chara returned to practice with the Bruins on Monday at TD Garden.


Torey Krug (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Bruins’ Krug Set For Second Act Of Calder Trophy Drive

Krug’s presence on the power play has been invaluable to making the Bruins a more threatening offensive club in 2013-14, and his overall contributions have landed him in the running for NHL’s rookie of the year honors.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/20/2014

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

Olympics Are Opportunity for Bruins’ Eriksson to Stay Healthy, Play Better

If he plays well and stays healthy at the Olympics, Loui Eriksson might be able to better show the Bruins the things they acquired him to provide.


General Manager of the Boston Bruins Peter Chiarelli. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kalman: Chiarelli Says Prices Are High But Should Still Pay Price For A Top 4 D

While we’re using the upcoming two-plus weeks without an actual Bruins game to conjure up trades general manager Peter Chiarelli can make between the end of the Olympic trade freeze and the March 5 trade deadline, we’re going to have to lower our expectations.


Patrice Bergeron scores one of his two goals against the Ottawa Senators at TD Garden on February 8, 2014. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Kalman: Patrice Bergeron Proves He’s Ready To Do More For Canada

Patrice Bergeron again showed that he’s more than just a defensive wiz as he scored two goals and added an assist in the Bruins’ 7-2 shellacking of the Ottawa Senators at TD Garden.


Tuukka Rask (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Kalman: Tuukka Rask Heading To Sochi With No Guaranteed Playing Time For Finland

Tuukka Rask is an exceptional goaltender, but he’ll face stiff competition from Antti Niemi and Kari Lehtonen for playing time.