Matt Kalman says the Bruins used the draft to both pick players they think are going to help them in the future and also to ship out players that prove their immediate plan is to worry more about their fortunes beyond the upcoming 2015-16 season.
The moves the Bruins made Friday might make them contenders again … in 2017-18.
For the first time since 2011, the Bruins are scheduled to have a first-round pick in the top 15 at the NHL Draft.
Goaltender Zane McIntyre signed his first pro contract, a two-year entry-level deal with the Bruins, on Tuesday.
Don Sweeney’s biggest decision of this offseason will be what he does with Dougie Hamilton.
The Don Sweeney-Claude Julien marriage was nearly inevitable, and is one that should be given a sufficient amount of time to find it’s groove, writes CBS Boston’s Matt Kalman.
The clamoring from the masses for the Bruins to remake their bottom two lines has been heard and the reinvention is underway.
Claude Julien is a coach, not a magician.
No matter what, expect the upcoming Stanley Cup Final to be a long one.
Dan Spang has seen Joonas Kemppainen’s game up close, and he’s convinced his former Kärpät teammate will be a great addition to Boston’s lineup.