Haggerty On Toucher & Rich: High Hopes For Bruins Rookie David PastrnakCSNNE Bruins insider Joe Haggerty says first round pick David Pastrnak is the best player he's seen in development camp since Tyler Seguin and that he has "the total package." The guys discussed that, plus much more including Jordan Caron's contract.
Haggerty On Toucher & Rich: Is Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli Too Loyal?CSNNE Bruins insider Joe Haggerty discusses with Fred Toucher, Dan Roche and Jon Wallach if the Bruins general manager is too loyal based on some of his past roster decisions.
Haggerty: Shawn Thornton Falls Victim To NHL Trend Of Phasing Out EnforcersThe NHL is slowly moving away from the enforcer role. The Bruins electing to let Shawn Thornton go to free agency reflects that trend, which is not a good thing according to CSNNE's Joe Haggerty.
Haggerty On Toucher & Rich: 'Good Chance' Both Iginla And Thornton Aren't Back With BruinsThe Eastern Conference Finals start on Saturday and the Boston Bruins will not be participating. Now that the offseason is upon us we must look to the future and talk about the roster for next year.
Toucher & Rich: Joe Haggerty Calls In And Explains His Weird ColumnThere was some very strange stuff in Joe Haggerty's column before it was edited. He called in to explain himself.
Toucher & Rich: Have The Bruins Figured Out Carey Price?Rookie defenseman Dougie Hamilton made some comments following the Bruins 5-3 win that were a topic of discussion Monday morning on Toucher & Rich.
Haggerty On The Bruins: Sometimes You Play Well And Still LoseYes, the B's lost home ice advantage, but nobody in Boston should be pressing the panic button just yet according to CSNNE's Joe Haggerty. Quite frankly, sometimes you play a good hockey game and still lose.
Haggerty On Toucher & Rich: Montreal Is The Toughest Team Left In The East For BruinsAnother chapter to the Bruins-Canadiens rivalry is about to be written, and if the B's can skate past the Habs, Joe Haggerty believes the Bruins won't face a tougher opponent until the Stanley Cup Finals.
Toucher & Rich: Where Has The Bruins' First Line Been Against Red Wings?Haggs joined T&R Wednesday to analyze the Bruins-Red Wings Game 3 from last night, including the embellishment of Brad Marchand and the invisibility of the Bruins' first line so far in the series.
Haggerty On Toucher & Rich: Bruins Have Clear Advantage In GoalRed Wings goalie Jimmy Howard was great in Game 1 and awful in Game 2, so which performance is more in line with who he is as a player? Both, according to CSNNE's Joe Haggerty.
Haggerty: Inability To Close Out Games A Bad Trend For The BruinsThe Bruins have largely been a consistent team over the course of the 2013-14 season, but there’s been intermittent points throughout the year where they’ve struggled to close out games, and it’s been happening more and more as of late — including twice already this week.
Haggerty: Columbus Presents Most Favorable First Round Matchup For BruinsWith seven games left to go in the regular season the NHL playoff race is still far from over, but if the season ended today the Bruins would draw the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first round -- which is exactly what Joe Haggerty of CSNNE is hoping for.
Haggerty: Tuukka Rask At The Forefront Of Vezina Trophy DiscussionThe Bruins are on top of the Eastern Conference and poised for another deep playoff run, all which wouldn't be possible without the outstanding goaltending from Tuukka Rask this season.
Toucher & Rich: Bruins Peaking Too Early?CSNNE's Joe Haggerty and Rich discussed the streaking Boston Bruins and whether or not they're peaking too early, and if there's even such a thing.
Haggerty On NHL Trade Deadline: Bruins Weren't 'All In' For Another Stanley CupCSNNE's Joe Haggerty would've liked to have seen the Bruins do a little more at the deadline than acquiring Andrej Meszaros and some nobody off waivers.