The Bear Essentials

The Bear Essentials: Bruins Notes And Trade Deadline GradesThe Bear Essentials delivers a few Bruins notes and trade deadline grades.
Bear Essentials: Quick Hits From Bruins 6-5 Shootout Loss To MontrealThe Bear Essential's Mark Feldman delivers a few quick hits from the Bruins' 6-5 shootout loss to the Montreal Canadiens.
The Bear Essentials: Potential Line Change For Bruins And Other Quick Hits Around The NHLMark Feldman brings you a few quick hits around the NHL, from a Bruins line change to a potential trade target for Boston.
The Bear Essentials: Quick Hits From Bruins Loss To JetsMark Feldman delivers some game notes from the Bruins' 3-1 loss to the Jets.
The Bear Essentials: Quick Hits From Bruins-PenguinsMark Feldman delivers some game notes from the Bruins' 3-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.
The Bear Essentials: Too Early To Be Overly Optimistic About Anything In NHLThe Bear Essentials says it's too early to get overly optimistic about anything in the NHL, especially in a 48-game season.
Bear Essentials: The Bruins New And Aggressive Power Play The Boston Bruins are changing things up on the power play, and Mark Feldman says the the approach may finally turn the slumping unit around.
The Bear Essentials: Finally! Three Things To Look Forward To During Short SeasonBe forewarned, this article will have absolutely no direction and is solely based on an immediate emotional reaction from yours truly.
The Bear Essentials: NHL Playoffs Have ArrivedThe Bear Essentials breaks down the first round of the NHL playoffs.
Bear Essentials: Thomas' Statement Alienates FansTim Thomas is free to openly express his opinion, but he also must understand his actions do come at a price.
Bear Essentials: Could Canadiens Hire Patrick Roy As Head Coach?The struggling Montreal Canadiens are looking for answers, but does hiring Patrick Roy make sense for them?
The Bear Essentials: Matt Cooke Dealing With Karma?For the first time in his career, Matt Cooke seems to be on the short end of the stick.