Tag: David Backes

Game Preview | Boston Bruins vs. Vancouver Canucks

The Boston Bruins wrap up their north of the border trip tonight when they face Vancouver in the second game of a back-to-back. After last night’s historic come-from-behind win over the Calgary Flames, Boston will look to extend their winning streak. The win marked the seventh time in NHL history in which a team won […]

Potential Trade Partners For David Backes

The long lasting drama series between the Bruins and veteran forward David Backes could potentially come to and end at this years NHL trade deadline. The Bruins will have to find a trade partner who’s willing to negotiate though. Mutual agreement Fortunately for the Bruins and David Backes, both sides are being very professional. Sweeney […]

Vaakanainen recalled, Lauzon suspended

The Boston Bruins made multiple moves to effect the roster on Sunday. Joakim Nordstrom is headed to the IR. Therefor Urho Vaakanainen has been recalled from Providence on an emergency basis. The team has also announced that defenseman Jeremy Lauzon has been suspended two games. Lauzon suspended The league announced Sunday morning that Bruins defenseman […]

Boston Bruins: The Captains Of Our Future – Part Two

One door closes, another must open With Patrice Bergeron removing his “A” patch to make room for the “C”, that leaves a vacancy in the assistant captain role. Who’s best fit to fill the role? A player that hits a little closer to home. A player that sits right behind Patrice Bergeron in the lineup […]

ESPN Lists Chara & Bergeron As Future Hall of Famers. Does anybody else make it?

Last month ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski listed ten current NHL players that are destined for the Hockey Hall of fame. He included Zdeno Chara and Patrice Bergeron in that list. That got me thinking. Do the Bruins currently have any other players that are worthy of the Hockey Hall of Fame? Lets discuss. Chara and Bergeron […]