Boston Bruins, Opinion

Does Don Sweeney Have A Beef With The CHL?

By Neal Lyons The 2020 NHL Entry Draft is just a day away. A time where fans get a look into the future while trying to make sense of the past. A time when we all believe that we know more than the league’s GM’s and scouting staff. A time full of optimism, speculation, and, […]

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Boston Bruins, Opinion

Is Jake Debrusk Due for a Breakout?

By Neal Lyons From the moment Victor Hedman unceremoniously ended the Boston Bruins 2020 campaign, the conversation shifted toward what the team would need to do in the offseason to come back improved for next year. One of the names coming up often is Jake Debrusk’s. Some have become impatient with a perceived lack of […]

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Tuukka Rask a Vezina Finalist

By Neal Lyons Today, the NHL announced that Tuukka Rask has been nominated as a finalist for the Vezina Trophy. The award, which is presented annually to the league’s top goaltender, is voted on by each team’s general managers.  Rask, who previously won the award in 2014, registered 26 wins during the regular season. Good […]

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Opinion

The Curse of Marc Savard

By Neal Lyons On July 1st, 2015, the Boston Bruins traded right winger Reilly Smith, along with the final two years of Marc Savard’s contract, to the Florida Panthers in exchange for Jimmy Hayes. And, with that, the curse was born. It has been a revolving door at right wing, ever since. With every trade […]

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Opinion

Thoughts on Karson Kuhlman’s Disallowed Goal

By Neal Lyons Nothing gets fans more riled up than a video review. One side is cheated, the other side vindicated, and then both take to social media to continue the debate. Last night was no different as the Bruins had a goal called back for goaltender interference. It was a very marginal call, with […]

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Boston Bruins Game Day Discussion

By Neal Lyons With a new season of Bruins hockey upon us, let’s take a look at four talking points.  1. The right-wing situation Here we go again. It’s like Groundhog Day. Four years later and we’re still trying to replace Reilly Smith. That’s right, I said it! I’m pretty sure we’ve been forever cursed […]

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