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Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney. (WBZ-TV)

Sweeney Optimistic After Roller Coaster Week For Bruins

It’s been a busy — and interesting — week for first-year Bruins GM Don Sweeney.

WBZ-TV–07/03/2015

Jimmy Hayes  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

‘Welcome Home': Bruins Trade Reilly Smith To Florida For Jimmy Hayes

The Boston Bruins are making a trade, and it’s bringing them a local boy in return.

07/01/2015

Matt Beleskey (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bruins Sign Matt Beleskey To Five-Year Contract

The Boston Bruins are on the verge of making their first big move of free agency.

07/01/2015

Ryan Spooner #51 of the Boston Bruins  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Report: Ryan Spooner Signs Two-Year, $1.9 Million Contract With Bruins

The Boston Bruins were not very active in the NHL free-agent frenzy on Wednesday afternoon, but they were able to lock up one of their own.

07/01/2015

Don Sweeney (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kalman: Sweeney Not Rebuilding But Reinventing Bruins’ Roster-Building Philosophy

Whether you agree with Don Sweeney’s initial batch of moves or think he’s out of his mind, you have to credit him for bringing the same attributes he utilized as a player to his role as general manager of the Bruins.

06/30/2015

Zac Rinaldo (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kalman: Trade For Rinaldo Doesn’t Mesh With Bruins’ Stated Plan

Matt Kalman breaks down the trade made by the Boston Bruins for Zac Rinaldo on Monday.

06/29/2015

Zac Rinaldo and Adam McQuaid in March 2015 (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Hurley: Zac Rinaldo Acquisition Begs The Question — What Are Bruins Doing?

In short, he is not someone who’s really going to help the Boston Bruins win games in 2015-16.

06/29/2015

Zac Rinaldo (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bruins Acquire Forward Zac Rinaldo From Flyers

Boston acquired forward Zac Rinaldo from the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday.

06/29/2015

Dougie Hamilton  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Felger: Not Outraged, Because Hamilton Isn’t That Good

While many Bruins fans aren’t very happy with the team for trading away 22-year-old defenseman Dougie Hamilton, Michael Felger doesn’t share their outrage.

98.5 The Sports Hub–06/29/2015

Milan Lucic, Dougie Hamilton (Photos by Maddie Meyer/Jen Fuller/Getty Images)

Hurley: Bruins Becoming Masters Of Getting Worse Without Getting Better

So far, Don Sweeney has done nothing to buck the troubling trend of losing talent without replacing it.

06/29/2015

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