Bruins News

March 6, 2014
Two women injured after protective netting falls at Garden
Two women were injured when the protective netting fell down into the loge section behind one of the goals following Thursday night's game between the Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals.

February 19, 2014
Rask, Finland knock out host Russians
For the third straight Olympics, Russia has failed to win a medal. The host nation fell by a score of 3-1 to Tuukka Rask and Finland Wednesday.

December 10, 2013
Injuries continue to pile up for Bruins
Here's a rundown on what's ailing the lengthy list of injured Bruins and how long they'll be out of service for the Black and Gold.

July 19, 2013
Standout games on tap in 2013-14 for the Bruins
The NHL released the schedule for the upcoming 2013-14 season. There are a few noteworthy tilts on the slate for Boston.

July 9, 2013
Our Sources Say: Rask likely won't be a Bruin for life
NEHJ's Jesse Connolly checks in with his imaginary sources to get the latest satirical rumors swirling around the Boston Bruins.

July 5, 2013
Iginla signs one-year deal with Bruins
Stop me if you've heard this before: Jarome Iginla is about to become a Boston Bruin.

July 4, 2013
Report: B's swap Seguin for Stars' Eriksson in blockbuster
It looks like Tyler Seguin might not be off the trading block after all.

June 30, 2013
Live Blog: Bruins 2013 NHL Draft
NEHJ shares the latest on the Bruins' selections at this year's draft, with analysis from Kirk Luedeke, quotes from the draftees and more.

June 19, 2013
Hossa expected to play in Game 4 for Blackhawks
After leaving warmups prior to Game 3 with an undisclosed injury, Marian Hossa should be back in Chicago's lineup for Game 4.

June 12, 2013
Hossa, 'Hawks prepared for Bruins' stout defense
Marian Hossa and the Blackhawks' dynamic offense are in for a stiff challenge against fellow Slovak Zdeno Chara and the B's strong band of blueliners.

May 8, 2013
Bruins goalie Rask not among Vezina Trophy finalists
In a year full of great goaltending performances, Tuukka Rask missed out on being one of the three finalists for the Vezina.

April 19, 2013
Bruins cancel morning skate, postpone playoff ticket sales
With the city in lockdown, the Bruins and Penguins won't be participating in morning skate at TD Garden.

April 9, 2013
Postgame Breakdown: Bruins crack six on Carolina
Bruins' line-tinkering does the job against Peters, 'Canes

October 28, 2012
B's overseas: Seidenberg dominant on D, Rask back in net
Here's the latest on the nine Bruins in Europe, where Dennis Seidenberg's shutting down the opposition and Tuukka Rask's returned to action.

October 6, 2012
B's overseas: Peverley gets no respect, Chara loses debut
Here's a roundup of how all of the Bruins that have left North America during the lockout are faring overseas.

October 4, 2012
Cancellations wipe out six regular season games for Bruins
All NHL games through Oct. 24 have been canceled, officially nixing half-a-dozen regular season tilts for the Boston Bruins.

September 28, 2012
B's overseas: Seguin, Rask set to make debuts
With a good number of Bruins already overseas and a few more bound to join them, here's a rundown on members of the Black and Gold in Europe.

September 20, 2012
Seguin signs with Biel of Swiss League
Just nine days after inking a six-year extension with the Boston Bruins, Tyler Seguin has put pen to paper on another hockey contract.

September 19, 2012
Bruins d-man Ference signs with Czech team
B's alternate captain Andrew Ference will play with HC Ceske Budejovice during the lockout.

September 18, 2012
Former P-Bruin Chaput signs with Hamilton
Stefan Chaput, who spent parts of two seasons in Providence, has signed a one-year deal with the AHL's Hamilton Bulldogs.

September 17, 2012
European vacation: Locked-out Bruins heading overseas
Anton Khudobin's definitely joining Atlant. David Krejci's expected to head home to the Czech Republic. How about Big Z? Here's the latest info.

September 7, 2012
Bruins may face major cap conundrum next summer
With the likelihood of the cap shrinking and a high number of pending free agents to sign, the B's may be in quite a bind next offseason.

September 7, 2012
Mum's the word on new deal for Seguin
Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli made it clear he wouldn't be divulging any info on other negotiations, including with young star Tyler Seguin.

August 31, 2012
Report: Courtnall leaving BU to sign with Bruins
Justin Courtnall is expected to forgo his senior year at Boston University and sign a pro contract with the Bruins' organization.

August 28, 2012
Yes, I really left out Bobby Orr
Did Bruins beat writer Jesse Connolly really forget Bobby Orr on his list of the ultimate Bruins? Read why he left out the legendary defenseman.

August 10, 2012
From NEHJ: The Code of the Black & Gold
Since being formed in 1924, the B's seemingly have always been true to the principles on which they were founded. Herewith is the Code of the Black and Gold.

July 12, 2012
Bruins ink blueliner Bartkowski
The B's have re-signed young defenseman Matt Bartkowski to a one-year, two-way contract.

July 9, 2012
Put on the foil: Bruins sign Hanson to one-year deal
The Bruins have inked free-agent forward Christian Hanson -- son of Dave Hanson of "Slap Shot" fame -- to a one-year, two-way contract.

July 3, 2012
New draftees, 'usual suspects' impressed Chiarelli at camp
Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli said he was pleased with what he saw from this year's draft class and the familiar faces at the team's development camp.

June 28, 2012
Milner riding wave of confidence into B's development camp
After leading BC to 19-straight wins and a national championship, goalie Parker Milner hopes to show the Bruins what he's made of.

June 22, 2012
Sources say: Bobby Ryan, Rick Nash both coming to Boston
In light of all the silly rumors that always pop up on draft day, Bruins beat writer Jesse Connolly is taking a stab at what's in store tonight.

June 19, 2012
Bruins GM Chiarelli impressed by New England draft class
The 2011 draft was a rough one for New England natives, but this year's class features plenty of talent and promises to fare better.

June 8, 2012
Friday's Forgotten Bruin: Ben Walter
Ben Walter's long been a consistent scorer in the AHL, but a genuine chance to be an NHL regular has eluded him since being drafted by the B's.

June 1, 2012
Friday's Forgotten Bruin: Jim Carey
Jesse Connolly takes a look back at Jim Carey's (Dorchester, Mass.) career and the Net Detective's disappointing tenure with the B's.

May 28, 2012
Knight's junior career ends with loss in Memorial Cup final
After four strong years with the London Knights, Jared Knight’s junior career ended on a sour note on Sunday.

May 22, 2012
The lowdown on Swedish goalie Niklas Svedberg
The Bruins have reportedly signed Niklas Svedberg of Brynas IF. Here's all the info on the mysterious netminder we could dig up.

May 11, 2012
London Knights look to punch ticket to Memorial Cup
Bruins prospect Jared Knight and the London Knights will look to eliminate the Niagara Ice Dogs in Game 5 of the OHL championship Friday.

May 7, 2012
Knight, London up 2-1 over Hamilton, Niagara in OHL finals
In a battle between two of the B's top prospects, Jared Knight and London took a 2-1 series lead in the OHL finals over Dougie Hamilton's Ice Dogs Monday.

May 3, 2012
Bruins eyeing better practice facility in near future
With one year left on their deal in Wilmington, the B's may be leaving Ristuccia Arena behind to find a practice facility closer to Boston.

April 27, 2012
Boston Bruins Breakup Day Injury Report
Like every other NHL team throughout the history of the playoffs, many of the B's were the walking wounded. Here's a breakdown of who was hurt.

April 26, 2012
Chara stacks up well against fellow Norris Trophy nominees
Alongside Erik Karlsson and Shea Weber, Bruins d-man Zdeno Chara was named as one of the three nominees for this year's Norris Trophy.

April 24, 2012
Bergeron in, but Julien has game-time decisions to make
Patrice Bergeron is a lock to play Game 7, but the B's must decide if Mike Mottau will stay in the lineup and if Shawn Thornton will step back in.

April 20, 2012
Seeking a spark: Julien makes major changes to B's lines
With his team having scored just seven goals through four playoff games, Claude Julien made significant alterations to the B's forward combos.

April 17, 2012
Seidenberg continues to be 'big-game player' for Bruins
Much like he did last spring, defenseman Dennis Seidenberg has elevated his game in the playoffs and been an absolute force for the B's.

April 15, 2012
McQuaid not joining Bruins for trip to Washington
Defenseman Adam McQuaid will be staying in Boston to continue treatment while the rest of the B's head down to D.C. for Games 3 and 4.

April 13, 2012
Source: Pane of glass won't be punished for hit on Krejci
NEHJ learned Friday that the pane of glass that maliciously attacked David Krejci at TD Garden on Thursday will not be fined or suspended.

April 11, 2012
Boychuk likely to suit up for Bruins' playoff opener
Coach Claude Julien sounded optimistic Johnny Boychuk will be in the lineup Thursday. The same can't be said for Adam McQuaid and Tuukka Rask.

April 9, 2012
Rask pleased after first practice since injury
Tuukka Rask took part in his first full practice since suffering an abdominal injury March 3 and was feeling good about the strides he's made in his recovery.

April 2, 2012
Khudobin likely to see action after being recalled by Bruins
Knowing they might need him to serve as Tim Thomas' backup to start the playoffs, the Bruins summoned Anton Khudobin from the AHL on Monday.

March 20, 2012
Bruins trade Alexandrov to Islanders
Defenseman Yury Alexandrov, who left Providence last year to go back to the KHL, was traded to the Isles on Tuesday by the B's.

March 12, 2012
With Bergeron questionable, Bruins recall Whitfield
With Max Sauve "done for a while" and Patrice Bergeron banged up, P-Bruins captain Trent Whitfield has been recalled by the big club.

March 7, 2012
Turco clears waivers, joins Bruins for practice
Marty Turco and the B's anxiously awaited the start of practice on Wednesday, as the veteran netminder officially became a Bruin at noon.

March 2, 2012
Bruins may be down two blueliners on Saturday
It's a good thing Boston acquired two defensemen on deadline day, as a pair of rearguards usually in the top six may miss Saturday's game against the Isles.

February 27, 2012
Boychuk feeling 'concussion-like symptoms'
Bruins coach Claude Julien confirmed defenseman Johnny Boychuk is suffering from concussion-like symptoms.

February 27, 2012
Bruins reel in Rolston, Mottau and Zanon at deadline
The Bruins acquired forward Brian Rolston and defensemen Mike Mottau (Avon, Mass.) and Greg Zanon right before the 3 o'clock deadline.

February 20, 2012
Camper latest to be promoted from Providence
With no spare forward and three games remaining on their road trip, the Bruins recalled forward Carter Camper from Providence.

February 17, 2012
Dismal diagnosis: Peverley out 4-6 weeks with MCL injury
A knee injury suffered in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Habs will keep Rich Peverley out for at least a month.

February 14, 2012
Report: Boychuk gets three-year extension from Bruins
TSN is reporting that the Bruins have inked defenseman Johnny Boychuk to a three-year extension.

February 13, 2012
B's call up Bay State native Hennessy
After leading Providence with 15 goals in 49 games, Mass. native Josh Hennessy has been promoted to the big club.

February 2, 2012
Ference back, McQuaid probable for B's
Defenseman Andrew Ference will return from his suspension on Thursday and should be joined by usual partner Adam McQuaid.

January 30, 2012
Concussion will keep Horton out of Bruins' lineup
Winger Nathan Horton is still feeling the symptoms of the concussion he suffered on Jan. 22 against the Flyers.

January 28, 2012
Chara obliterates own Hardest Shot record
Chara's 108.8 mph rocket sets new record at Skills Competition.

January 26, 2012
Thomas 'followed his conscience,' appreciates support
After a wild week of media scrutiny, Tim Thomas said he appreciates those who backed his decision to not attend the team's trip to the White House but wants to put that behind him and focus on celebrating the game of hockey during All-Star weekend.

January 19, 2012
Chara, Alfredsson named All-Star captains
Zdeno Chara has had the ‘C’ stitched on his sweater since arriving in Boston in 2006, but the 6-foot-9 defenseman will be serving as captain of a different squad on Jan. 29.

December 1, 2011
Bruins not trading Krejci after all
Had you read every recent tweet involving David Krejci prior to waking up this morning, you’d have been convinced the Czech pivot was no longer in the Bruins’ long-term plans.

November 29, 2011
Julien: Pacioretty hit ‘almost identical’ to Cooke-Savard incident
The Bruins escaped their recent hearing with league disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan unscathed when Milan Lucic wasn’t suspended for his collision with Ryan Miller. Boston’s bitter rivals, the Montreal Canadiens, met a different fate.

November 28, 2011
Thomas: Bruins’ run has been ‘beautiful to watch’
Having gone on a run that’s seen them pick up 23 of a possible 24 points in the last 12 games, the Bruins have vaulted themselves up from the bottom of the conference standings to first place in the division. Tim Thomas — a full-time member of the team since the 2005-06 season — has seen the Black and Gold play at this high of a level before, but never with such a remarkable amount of success in the standings.

November 26, 2011
Bruins turning the page on streak, focused on Jets
Turn the page. That was the catchphrase inside the Bruins’ locker room on Friday afternoon, fresh off of their ten-game winning streak coming to a halt with a 3-2 shootout loss to the visiting Red Wings.

November 16, 2011
B's 'had a good feeling' Pouliot was in for big night
With 30 goals in their previous five games, it was no surprise that the Bruins found a hero when they needed one most on Tuesday night when tied 3-3 with the Devils in the closing minutes. The identity of said clutch contributor, however, caught many by surprise.

November 15, 2011
Morning Skate: Bruins vs. Devils
Hello from TD Garden where all A.M. activities have wrapped up. Here’s a rundown on the top stories for the Bruins and Devils.

November 14, 2011
Julien: Seguin deserving of NHL’s First Star of the Week honors
The Boston area isn’t the only part of the hockey world that’s taken notice of Tyler Seguin‘s sensational start to the season. The second-year pro’s impressive hot streak earned him the nod as the NHL’s First Star of the Week, as Seguin had four goals, two assists and a plus-4 rating in the Bruins last three games — two of which saw him bury the game-winning tally.

November 14, 2011
Lucic dodges suspension due to lack of intent
Milan Lucic reiterated his case to the Boston media this afternoon. Then, the Bruins winger had to share it with the the NHL Senior Vice President of Player Safety and Hockey Operations.

November 13, 2011
Hamill sent back to Providence
With Rich Peverley healthy and the Bruins no longer in a pinch for players, Zach Hamill has been reassigned to Providence.

November 13, 2011
Ryan Miller loses respect for Milan Lucic after ‘gutless’ hit
With a little more than 13 minutes gone in the first period of Saturday’s game between the Bruins and Sabres, Milan Lucic raced toward a loose puck in hopes of having a potential breakaway. Not a soul in the building foresaw the ensuing collision, especially Ryan Miller.

November 12, 2011
B’s will have hands full with Sabres’ dynamic offense, elite goaltending
The Bruins have been lucky enough to catch a number of opponents in the second half of back-to-back games this season, but banking on that slowing down the Sabres on Saturday would be ill-advised.

November 10, 2011
Chara: East-West battles ‘mean a lot to both teams’
Take a look at the Bruins’ recent string of opponents and you’re bound to spot many a similarity. The B’s reeled off three-straight victories over the Senators, Maple Leafs and Islanders, dispatching each young, promising squad in convincing fashion. But just because tonight’s visitors to TD Garden bear a striking resemblance to those three clubs doesn’t mean they’re all one in the same.

November 10, 2011
Hall not sweating Seguin comparisons, focused on making his own mark
Entering the 2010-11 season, no two players in the NHL were more closely linked than Tyler Seguin and Taylor Hall. After being the first two players selected in the preceding summer’s draft, the two forwards embarked on their rookie seasons with lofty expectations.

November 10, 2011
Marchand gets off the schnide with two goals against Oilers
With points in three-straight games heading into Thursday’s battle with the Oilers, it wasn’t as if Brad Marchand had been playing poorly, but the Bruins winger was beginning to feel beleaguered by a lengthy goal drought.

November 10, 2011
Morning Skate: Bruins vs. Oilers
Hello from TD Garden where the Bruins and Oilers have wrapped up their morning activities.

November 9, 2011
Zach Hamill recalled on emergency basis by Bruins
With Dan Paille undergoing surgery to fix his broken beak this afternoon and Rich Peverley (present at this morning’s practice) day-to-day with an undisclosed injury, the Bruins have recalled forward Zach Hamill on emergency basis.

November 8, 2011
Paille set to undergo surgery for broken nose
After being struck by a slap shot from Islanders d-man Steve Staios during the third period last night, Bruins winger Dan Paille has been diagnosed with a broken nose and facial lacerations.

November 7, 2011
Kelly hits the 500 mark
For Bruins center Chris Kelly, tonight’s game against the Islanders is going to be a special occasion. It’s game No. 500 for the veteran forward, but that’s not an accomplishment he was keeping track of leading up to the game.

November 7, 2011
Morning Skate: Bruins vs. Islanders
The Bruins and Isles have just wrapped up morning skate activities here at TD Garden.

November 3, 2011
Despite clean bill of health, Horton still not feeling like himself on ice
The 26-year-old forward, who suffered a concussion in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals, was given a clean bill of health well before the 2011-12 season got underway, but that – as has been proven time-and-time again – doesn’t guarantee a player can immediately pick up where they left off prior to such an injury.

November 1, 2011
Campbell: Taking on streaking Sens a good thing for B’s
Tonight’s tilt at TD Garden will pit two teams going in opposite directions against one another. On one side there are the Ottawa Senators, a team steamrolling their way up the standings via six-straight victories. They’ll look to continue their winning ways against a Bruins’ squad that’s lost four of their last five games to drop to 3-7-0 on the season.

October 31, 2011
Bruins best be prepared for red-hot Sens
While the funk the Bruins currently find themselves mired in has them taking an introspective approach, focusing solely on all the bugs within their own game in need of fixing, it’d still behoove the Black and Gold to pay attention to the roll tomorrow night’s opponent has been on of late.