Matt Kalman

Ryan Spooner #51 of the Boston Bruins (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

Kalman: Bruins’ Spooner Finds Hot Hand With Little Help From His Friends

The Bruins have to be grateful Spooner has some wise friends.

03/10/2015

Patrice Bergeron congratulates Niklas Svedberg. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Kalman: Bruins’ Svedberg Sharp With Skate Fixed, More Playing Time

If adjusting to life as the backup goaltender hadn’t been giving Bruins netminder Niklas Svedberg a hard enough time, his equipment made life a little more difficult Sunday.

03/08/2015

Brad Marchand celebrates his March 7 overtime winner against Philadelphia. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Mentally Stronger Marchand Doesn’t Shrink In Big Games

Motor-mouth Bruins forward Brad Marchand might have just given his smack talking opponents some more verbal bullets for their battles.

03/07/2015

Reilly Smith (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Kalman: Chiarelli Pays Smith Top Dollar, Making GM’s Offseason Work All The More Difficult

The Bruins have given forward Reilly Smith the candy, but they’re banking on him still swinging at the piñata and beating it to a broken, decrepit pulp.

03/06/2015

Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Kalman: Shootouts Are Bad, Bruins’ Performance In Them Is Worse

There are two words to describe the Bruins’ shootout performances: terrible and consistent.

03/05/2015

Patrice Bergeron (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Kalman: Chiarelli, Bruins Players Believe In Current Roster — Albeit With Modest Goals

The best thing the Bruins might have going for them right now is solidarity.

03/03/2015

Peter Chiarelli. (WBZ-TV)

Kalman: Chiarelli’s Moves Send Mixed Messages On Deadline Day

You can’t blame Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli for not paying what he considered exorbitant prices for rental players on the trade market.

03/02/2015

Boston Bruins forward Ryan Spooner. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Kalman: Spooner, Pastrnak, Ferlin Making Bruins Feel Young Again

The trio of David Pastrnak, Ryan Spooner and Brian Ferlin are providing much-needed enthusiasm for a struggling Boston Bruins squad.

02/28/2015

Niklas Svedberg (Photo by Jen Fuller/Getty Images)

Kalman: Niklas Svedberg Confident Despite Scarce Playing Time From Bruins

So much of goaltending is based on confidence. It seems like everything the Bruins have done this season has been aimed at tearing down Svedberg’s pride.

02/26/2015

Milan Lucic (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Kalman: Milan Lucic’s Stretch Run Will Determine Bruins’ Fate, His Future Home

Milan Lucic has made it tough on Boston by not meeting expectations.

02/25/2015

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