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48 min ago | SouthCoastToday.com

Bruins' system tweak catching some attention

There has been a lot of reaction to Bruins coach Claude Julien's discussion with Fluto Shinzawa in Sunday's Boston Globe about a more aggressive defense this season. When the opponent is carrying the puck through the neutral zone, Julien has traditionally kept his defensemen no wider than the faceoff dots and put it on his backchecking forwards to pressure puck carriers.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Kevan Miller, NHL Players, Torey Krug, Matt Bartkowski, Chris Kelly

5 hrs ago | Silver Seven

Division Preview: Defense

Dmitry Kulikov is one of the reasons Florida may very well have a much improved defense this year - Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports In the second installment of our divisional preview, we take a look at the defense corps for each of the teams in the Atlantic Division You can tell the start of an NHL season is fast approaching when you start to see things like "Division Preview: Defense" popping up on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ or however you consume social media and hockey content. It's a bit of a silly season; there'll be every kind of list imaginable and no one's really going to remember that you called the Senators to win the President's Trophy by year end, are they? They totally are? Oh.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Zdeno Chara, Torey Krug, NHL Players, Dennis Seidenberg, NHL Northeast Divison

Mon Sep 15, 2014

BleacherReport

How Boston Bruins Defenseman Dougie Hamilton Can Make 2014-15 a Career Year

In a way, third-year Boston Bruins blueliner Dougie Hamilton has yet to play a complete NHL season. A lockout delayed and shortened his rookie campaign, and he missed 18 of 82 regular-season contests in 2013-14.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, NHL Players, Zdeno Chara, NHL Northeast Divison

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Boston Herald

Bruins' Jonny Boychuk hopes to stay

Johnny Boychuk is well aware that many people believe his days are numbered with the Bruins, that he will be a victim of their salary-cap squeeze and strike it rich elsewhere. Not surprisingly, the easy-going, 30-year-old defenseman isn't overly worried about his future, even if it does include a trade in the coming days, weeks or months, or a possible exit via unrestricted free agency next July.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Johnny Boychuk, Carl Soderberg, NHL Players, David Krejci

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Boston.com

David Krejci signs extension with Bruins

The Bruins had made it through a quiet summer without signing anyone of consequence. But with the team's players returning to Boston this week for captain's practice, the team finally made a move signing one of its own.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, NHL Players, David Krejci, Zdeno Chara, Torey Krug, Patrice Bergeron

Tue Sep 02, 2014

MSNBC

With training camps looming, a look at some key unsigned RFAs

The most talked about of the group, Johansen's currently embroiled in a contract stalemate that could result with him missing training camp.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Reilly Smith, Torey Krug, Marc Savard, NHL Players, St. Louis Blues

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Too Many Men On The Site

What Will It Take For The Bruins To Return To Glory?

May 10, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Bruins left wing Carl Soderberg celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the Montreal Canadiens during the first period of game five of the second round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Banknorth Garden.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Kevan Miller, Torey Krug, David Warsofsky, Corey Potter, NHL Players

BleacherReport

1 Star on Each NHL Team in Decline Ahead of 2014-15 Season

An old saying claims time and tide wait for no man. That phrase certainly rings true for NHL players.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Zdeno Chara, NHL Players, Torey Krug, Johnny Boychuk, Dennis Seidenberg

Sun Aug 31, 2014

BleacherReport

Boston Bruins' 2014-15 Season Will Be Key to Sustaining Their Elite Status

A quarter-century ago, the Boston Bruins were one of the last losing Stanley Cup finalists to return to that round within two seasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Marc Savard, Patrice Bergeron, NHL Players, NHL Northeast Divison, NHL Western Conference

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Causeway Crowd

Boston Bruins: Johnny Boychuk Backs Peter Chiarelli

May 1, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand hugs defenseman Johnny Boychuk after he scored a goal to tie the game during the third period against the Montreal Canadiens in game one of the second round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Banknorth Garden.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Johnny Boychuk, NHL Players, Brad Marchand, David Krejci, NHL Northeast Divison

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Johnny Boychuk 'loves' being on Boston Bruins blueline

Edmonton native, 30, is due to become UFA following this coming NHL season, however, and could be priced out of Beantown Boston Bruins defenceman Johnny Boychuk takes part in Perry Pearn's 3 on 3 Pro Hockey Camp at the K of C Twin Arenas in Edmonton on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Johnny Boychuk, NHL Players, Zdeno Chara, Reilly Smith, Dennis Seidenberg

Tue Aug 26, 2014

BleacherReport

Expectations for Each 2nd-Year Member of the Boston Bruins in 2014-15

Eight men donned the eight-spoked "B" for the majority of a season for the first time in their respective careers in 2013-14.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Zdeno Chara, Torey Krug, Corey Potter, Loui Eriksson, NHL Players

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Causeway Crowd

Boston Bruins Ponder Trade to Free Up Cap Space

Mar 9, 2014; Sunrise, FL, USA; Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug celebrates his goal against the Florida Panthers with right wing Reilly Smith in the third period at BB&T Center.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Examiner.com

2014-2015 NHL preview: Boston Bruins

The Boston Bruins were, arguably, the best team in the NHL last season. Sure, they did not hoist the Stanley Cup, and in fact they were eliminated in the second round by the Montreal Canadiens, but that only means that the postseason didn't go their way.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Zdeno Chara, Torey Krug, Patrice Bergeron, Loui Eriksson, NHL Players

Sun Aug 17, 2014

BleacherReport

Ranking the Top 5 Under-the-Radar Prospects for the Boston Bruins

Boston Bruins prospect Anthony Camara received a profile promotion this past Tuesday courtesy of the NHLPA.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Peter Cehlarik, Alexander Khokhlachev, Ryan Spooner, Ryan Fitzgerald, NHL Players

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