Opinion

Jaroslav Halak – The Backup that Plays like a Starter

Halak is the backup that some teams wish was their starter

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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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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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Top Ten Boston Bruins Prospects

By Neal Lyons The Bruins’ prospect pool is one of the league’s weakest. There’s no sugar-coating that, but it’s not an entirely fair representation of their recent draft performance. David Pastrnak, Charlie McAvoy, Jake Debrusk, and Brandon Carlo are all 23 years old, or younger, and already playing in prominent roles on the roster. Netting […]

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The Future of Kevan Miller

By Neal Lyons Kevan Miller represents everything the blue-collar hockey fan loves in a player. He’s grittier than Gritty, tough as nails, and will do everything in his power to help his hockey team win. What he lacks in skill, he more than makes up for with raw heart and soul. Warrior is a word […]

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