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55 min ago | Arctic Ice Hockey
Once again I'm usurping a column idea from Bill Simmons, the eternally polarizing Player Trade Value Rankings, designed to identify the 50 best pure assets in the league.
5 hrs ago | Causeway Crowd
This offseason hasn't been the most dynamic for Peter Chiarelli and Co. the loss of Jarome Iginla and the shortage of salary cap money.
16 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com
So, this quiet announcement that the Bruins have re-upped their affiliation with the ECHL South Carolina Stingrays does have some meaning beyond being a place holder for second-tier prospects with development hurdles or Providence Bruins rehab assignments following injuries.
Mar 24, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Montreal Canadiens right wing Brian Gionta shakes the hand of former Boston Bruins defenseman Ray Bourque as part of pre-game ceremonies at TD Banknorth Garden.
These historic franchises have played more games against each other than any other NHL squad, and usually when the Bruins and Canadiens meet, it's a bloody bout.
May 10, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien watches from behind the bench during the third period against the Montreal Canadiens in game five of the second round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Banknorth Garden.
While this offseason was tough for the Boston Bruins, next year could be devastating to the future of the team.
May 3, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban skates with the puck during the first period against the Boston Bruins in game two of the second round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Banknorth Garden.
The Bruins have a lot of room to improve, and with the departures of Shawn Thornton and Jarome Iginla, the B's backs are up against the way.
That should leave the NHL roster with the ideal distribution of seven rostered rearguards while No other arrangement makes as much sense for the Bruins blue-line brigade.
At times, Brad Marchand 's talent is masked by his on ice antics. Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien has never given the forward more than a slap on the wrist, but his reputation is well known around the NHL .
Apr 26, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask and Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard stretch prior to game five of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Banknorth Garden.
Dec 5, 2013; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Montreal Canadiens center Tomas Plekanec chase the puck while Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand lost his stick during the second period at Bell Centre.
Jan 16, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien talks with assistant coach Geoff Ward during the third period against the Dallas Stars at the American Airlines Center.
With the 2014-15 NHL season approaching, the free-agency period is dwindling away for the Bruins.
Not only is the program jumping from club level to Division III, but they're also getting a brand new home named after one of Boston's greatest hockey players.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 07:39 pm
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