1. Boston Bruins' Awards for the 1st Half of the 2014-15 Season

    With their shoddy results through the first 41 games of 2014-15, the Boston Bruins need valiance points to round out any cases for hardware...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 17 days ago 1,637 reads 1 comments

  2. Midseason Grades for Each Line on the Boston Bruins

    In the wake of several tweaks to their line combinations, the Boston Bruins have crossed the midway point of 2014-15 on a rare winning streak...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 18 days ago 2,994 reads 0 comments

  3. 3 Key Factors for the Boston Bruins in Their Prime-Time Showdown with Pittsburgh

    Physical energy, mental freshness and emotional incentive should all be in sufficient supply for the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins alike this Wednesday...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 23 days ago 879 reads 0 comments

  4. The Best Highlight for the Boston Bruins' Stars in 2014-15

    The Boston Bruins are one game away from reaching the midway point of the 2014-15 regular season. Beyond belief, despite a substandard 19-15-6 start, they have sprinkled a smattering of bright moments on the first three months of their itinerary...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 24 days ago 401 reads 0 comments

  5. 5 Bold Predictions for the Boston Bruins in the New Year

    The Boston Bruins reran a familiar habit to present their first impression of the new calendar year in Saturday’s 3-2 overtime loss to Ottawa ...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 25 days ago 3,662 reads 8 comments

  6. The Top 5 New Year's Resolutions for the Boston Bruins

    Boston Bruins winger Milan Lucic made a sufficiently simple statement when reflecting on the past calendar year...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 27 days ago 3,006 reads 6 comments

  7. Ranking the Top Moments of 2014 for the Boston Bruins

    Not since before the turn of the decade have the Boston Bruins had a year as tumultuous as 2014. They went from reigning finalists and regular-season “ champions ” in ...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 859 reads 3 comments

  8. Ranking the 5 Best Boston Bruins Trades in the Peter Chiarelli Era so Far

    It is as simple as this: Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli should expect to field trade questions until a deal happens...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 5,162 reads 5 comments

  9. Ranking the 5 Worst Boston Bruins Trades in the Peter Chiarelli Era so Far

    With the NHL ’s roster freeze set to let up this Sunday, Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli’s respite from scrutiny is raring to run out. That is, if he was entitled to such a thing to begin with...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 9,464 reads 23 comments

  10. Latest Updates on the Top Prospects for the Boston Bruins

    With the halfway mark of the 2014-15 season still approaching, 11 individuals have already logged ice time for both the Providence and Boston Bruins . There is ample time for any of those players currently in the minors to return to the parent club...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 3,005 reads 1 comments

  11. 5 Lineup Changes the Boston Bruins Should Consider for the New Year

    With five games remaining in the current calendar year, the Boston Bruins are virtually set in a state where reformation comes recommended for 2015. They entered Sunday night’s tilt with Buffalo in a 2-5-2 slump so far in December...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 4,346 reads 4 comments

  12. Stock Watch for Top 6 Forwards for the Boston Bruins

    The trade talk surrounding the Boston Bruins has all but accelerated from a flurry to a blizzard. Virtually all of it consists of rumored or proposed deals to reel in a top-six forward...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 4,825 reads 3 comments

  13. Holiday Wish List for the Boston Bruins in 2014-15

    The Boston Bruins have just capped off their worst 30-game start to a season in Claude Julien’s eight-year reign as head coach. They entered their current road trip through Nashville , Minnesota and Winnipeg at 15-13-2 on the year...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 2,650 reads 6 comments

  14. Is Letting David Pastrnak Play at the World Juniors a Good Move by the Bruins?

    The Boston Bruins announced on their website Friday afternoon that David Pastrnak will play in the 2015 World Junior Championships...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 2,012 reads 5 comments

  15. Why Dougie Hamilton Is the Real Boston Bruin to Watch Against Chicago Blackhawks

    Expected to start his 2014-15 season over Thursday night, Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara is bound to draw excessive scrutiny in his team’s tilt with the Chicago Blackhawks ...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 513 reads 1 comments

  16. Is the Worst of 2014-15 Behind Boston Bruins Winger Reilly Smith?

    Participants and pundits agree: Reilly Smith’s recent set of back-to-back two-point efforts was the delayed product of a long-suffering turnaround...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 1,882 reads 0 comments

  17. Will Tuukka Rask Continue Upward Trend After Boston Bruins' Long Layoff?

    At the virtual one-third mark of the Boston Bruins season, goaltender Tuukka Rask has composed an altogether subpar transcript. But if the sequence of his last two outings are any indication, he should have a sturdier four-month stretch ahead...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 809 reads 0 comments

  18. What Bruins Center Carl Soderberg's Struggles Could Mean for His Next Contract

    Do not be fooled by Boston Bruins center Carl Soderberg ’s performance on the stat sheet through 27 games this season...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 1,787 reads 2 comments

  19. Assertive Attack Is Boston Bruins' Main Missing Ingredient in Recent Slump

    The Boston Bruins have gone through eight consecutive games without a single power-play goal. The zero in the conversion column, however, is the least of the alarming special teams statistics in that span...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 387 reads 0 comments

  20. Boston Bruins Make Wise Decision Holding Chara, Krejci Out of Western Road Trip

    The Boston Bruins are not going to have Zdeno Chara and David Krejci as they know them available in the near future...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 1 month ago 2,526 reads 0 comments

  21. What Should The Boston Bruins Do With Their Reinforcements When Regulars Return?

    Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli broke a bold projection to the club’s radio broadcast team Monday night. As both Joe Haggerty of csnne .com and Mike Cole of nesn ...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 2 months ago 3,399 reads 5 comments

  22. Claude Julien, Boston Bruins Good Enough for Regulation Tie Against Penguins

    Four more minutes, 28 more seconds, and maybe the top talking point after Monday night’s action would have been Claude Julien ’s early Jack Adams candidacy...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 2 months ago 552 reads 0 comments

  23. Boston Bruins' 2-0 Loss to Montreal Does Not Qualify as a Moral Victory

    The Boston Bruins will have one more chance to ensure residual vinegar does not taint their Thanksgiving respite this week. That will come Monday night in the form of a visit from the Metropolitan Division-leading Pittsburgh Penguins ...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 2 months ago 944 reads 6 comments

  24. Why RW Loui Eriksson Is a Keeper for the Boston Bruins in 2014-15

    Considering his recent production, among other factors, it is a curious time for anybody to propose trading Loui Eriksson . Yet that is exactly what one Boston Bruins beat reporter and pundit has done within the last week...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 2 months ago 987 reads 2 comments

  25. How the Boston Bruins' Defense Should Counter the Sizzling St. Louis Blues

    The Boston Bruins passed Saturday’s quiz against the Carolina Hurricanes . Now the St. Louis Blues shall administer a test Tuesday night, comprising the weightiest questions with their offense against Boston’s new-look defense...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 2 months ago 733 reads 0 comments