1. Which 5 Boston Bruins Will Have the Best Plus-Minus Stats in 2013-14

    Under coach Claude Julien, a number of Boston Bruins have consistently racked up elite plus-minus ratings. Once again built to be a highly efficient five-on-five team, the 2013-14 Bruins are bound to produce a handful of very positive ratings...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 10 months ago 1,599 reads 1 comments

  2. Early 2013-14 Grades for Each Boston Bruins Line

    With their first handful of assessments behind them, the Boston Bruins lines are due for some grades. Considering that the Bruins are just two points back of the Atlantic Division lead with a pair of games in hand, the class average is fairly high..

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 10 months ago 5,314 reads 6 comments

  3. Ranking the 10 Greatest Rookie Seasons in Boston Bruins History

    As Torey Krug chases the Calder Memorial Trophy, he ought to look into the Boston Bruins ' history books for role models. Eight Bruins have earned rookie of the year honors, and a number of others have enjoyed legendary debut seasons in Beantown...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 11 months ago 2,489 reads 4 comments

  4. Way-Too-Early Grades for New Boston Bruins

    Boston Bruins fans are just getting used to seeing Jarome Iginla , Loui Eriksson and Reilly Smith in black and gold, but the small sample size won't stop us from handing out some way-too-early grades...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 11 months ago 2,196 reads 0 comments

  5. Ranking the 5 Greatest Goal Scorers in Boston Bruins History

    As the Boston Bruins celebrate their 90th season, it's a great time to take a trip down memory lane. Over the decades, Boston has been home to an unmatched group of legendary defensemen and some of the game's most physical players...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 11 months ago 3,255 reads 5 comments

  6. Knee-Jerk Reactions to Early Performances of Bruins' Top Stars

    After two games, the Boston Bruins are undefeated and looking good. As a result, October optimism is all the rage in Beantown...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 11 months ago 2,581 reads 8 comments

  7. Biggest Potential Problems for Boston Bruins 2013-14 Season

    The Boston Bruins certainly have enough talent to chase another Stanley Cup, but plenty of things could foil their plans...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 11 months ago 2,483 reads 2 comments

  8. Boston Bruins Players Most Likely to Be Traded in 2013-14

    The Boston Bruins have traded aggressively in the Peter Chiarelli era, and that probably won't change in 2013-14...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 11 months ago 9,964 reads 11 comments

  9. Grading the Boston Bruins 2013 Offseason

    The Boston Bruins are nearing the end of an uncharacteristically transaction-packed offseason, and now it's time to reflect on the changes made by GM Peter Chiarelli...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 11 months ago 3,821 reads 3 comments

  10. 5 Biggest Storylines for Boston Bruins' 2013-14 Season

    The Boston Bruins are set to begin the new season on October 3 at TD Garden. When they skate out for warm-ups, a few members of the 2013 Eastern Conference Championship squad will be missing...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 11 months ago 862 reads 1 comments

  11. The 5 Boston Bruins Records That Will Be Most Difficult to Break

    With the Boston Bruins ' 90th season set to begin in just a few weeks, it's a perfect time to look back at their long history...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 11 months ago 3,020 reads 5 comments

  12. Realistic 2013-14 Expectations for Boston Bruins Rookies

    With training camp in full swing, the Boston Bruins ' coaching staff has kept a keen eye on a number of rookies who could become impact players this season...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 12 months ago 3,741 reads 0 comments

  13. Ranking the 5 Greatest Captains in Boston Bruins History

    For the Boston Bruins , the captain's "C" means almost as much as the spoked-B. Eight Bruins captains are in the Hall of Fame, and six have had their number retired. The historic patch is one of hockey's most prestigious honors...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 12 months ago 3,557 reads 4 comments

  14. Boston Bruins with the Most to Prove at 2013-14 Training Camp

    The Boston Bruins will open training camp on Wednesday, Sept. 11, in preparation for their season opener on Oct. 3. The defending Eastern Conference champions are short on available roster spots, so the competition will be heated...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 12 months ago 4,124 reads 12 comments

  15. Breaking Down the Boston Bruins' Prospects at Forward

    Boston Bruins rookies will report for training camp on Wednesday, officially beginning the battle for just a few vacant roster spots. The Bruins' prospects will shake off their summer rust with a few practices at Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington, Mass..

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 12 months ago 2,546 reads 1 comments

  16. 5-Year Projection for Boston Bruins Defenseman Dougie Hamilton

    Boston Bruins defenseman Dougie Hamilton could be the next superstar in a long line of great Beantown blueliners that includes Bobby Orr, Ray Bourque and Zdeno Chara...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 1 year ago 5,111 reads 15 comments

  17. Predicting Stat Lines for Boston Bruins Stars in 2013-14 Season

    The Boston Bruins ' top six will sport two new stars this season, and the arrival of Loui Eriksson and Jarome Iginla could result in big years for their new linemates ...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 1 year ago 5,130 reads 11 comments

  18. Predicting Which Boston Bruins Prospects Will Make the 2013-14 Roster

    Boston Bruins rookies are scheduled to report to training camp on Sept. 3, when they will officially begin their race to take the ice against the Tampa Bay Lightning one month later...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 1 year ago 6,263 reads 22 comments

  19. Breaking Down the Boston Bruins' Battle for Roster Spots at Defenseman

    The Boston Bruins have a bevy of young talent on defense, but with only six spots for defensemen on game day, there will be stiff competition for playing time...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 1 year ago 3,991 reads 18 comments

  20. Predicting 5 Headlines That Will Be Written During Boston Bruins 2013-14 Season

    The Boston Bruins ' summer has been loaded with headlines including a trip to the Stanley Cup Final and a number of major offseason moves, and the upcoming season should offer up many more...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 1 year ago 4,089 reads 28 comments

  21. Ranking the 5 Most Unbelievable Moments in Boston Bruins History

    In their 89-year history, the Boston Bruins have had their share of unbelievable moments. Unfortunately for the six-time Stanley Cup champions, many of their most memorable shockers have been of the heart-breaking variety...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 1 year ago 3,644 reads 8 comments

  22. Boston Bruins 2013-14 NHL Schedule: Must-See Games, Predictions & More

    Though the dust has hardly settled on the heartbreaking end to the Bruins ' season, time has already come to start planning for next year...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 1 year ago 6,454 reads 3 comments

  23. Boston Bruins: Updated Prospect Rankings

    Since the last edition of our Boston Bruins prospect rankings came out in February, the Bruins' pool of young talent has received a major shake-up...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 1 year ago 7,348 reads 12 comments

  24. Boston Bruins Reportedly Shopping Brad Marchand and Chris Kelly

    Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli is notoriously conservative, but after dealing Tyler Seguin and signing Jarome Iginla, the Bruins may not be done making big offseason news just yet...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 1 year ago 32,911 reads 132 comments

  25. Ranking the Boston Bruins' Top 5 Third-Line Right Wing Options

    Since their Stanley Cup Final loss, the Boston Bruins have parted with four right wingers, necessitating a major roster shake-up...

    Chris Blanchard Written by Chris Blanchard about 1 year ago 4,921 reads 11 comments