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Dupont: If Tuukka Rask is healthy, he should start for Bruins
Mike Felger and Kevin Paul Dupont debate if it is time for the Bruins to send a message to Tuukka Rask and have Anton Khudobin get the starts in net.
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Dupont: If Tuukka Rask is healthy, he should start
Mike Felger and Kevin Paul Dupont debate if it is time for the Bruins to send a message to Tuukka Rask and have Anton Khudobin get the starts in net.
Haggerty: Bruins have to start Khudobin if they want to win
Joe Haggerty says that Tuukka Rask has become unreliable in big games and the Bruins should stick with Anton Khudobin if they want to win.
Morning Skate: Old friend Warsofsky called up by Penguins
Here's Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Khudobin battles for a huge win filling in for Rask
Anton Khudobin stands tall for the Bruins making 18 saves in a tight 2-1 win over the New York Islanders
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Talking Points: Nash leads the way with two goals
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 2-1 win over the New York Islanders
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Talking Points: Nash leads the way with two goals
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 2-1 win over the New York Islanders
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Nash scores a pair of goals in Bruins 2-1 win over Islanders
Riley Nash has his best game as a member of the Bruins with a pair of goals scored in a 2-1 win over the Islanders
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B's know they 'have to go all in' vs. Isles to control playoff fate
The Bruins know they can seize control of their playoff destiny with a win over the New York Islanders
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Khudobin happy to step in for Rask in an 'important game'
Anton Khudobin didn't expect to get the call tonight for the Bruins in a crucial game against the Islanders, but with Tuukka Rask out, he's the man.
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Saturday, March 25: Does NHL have star double-standard?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Rask out of Bruins' must-win game vs. Islanders with 'lower body injury'
The reeling Bruins are dealt another blow with the news that Tuukka Rask won't play in tonight's critical game against the Islanders. 
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Haggerty: Legacies on the line at edge of another B's collapse
If the Bruins collapse again this season, some of their distinguished, proud players will have a bit of tarnish on their legacies
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Felger: Talent not issue for Bruins, DNA of the team is
Mike Felger gives his take on who he would blame if the Boston Bruins were to miss the playoffs.
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Mike Giardi: 'Zero faith' Bruins can turn things around
Mike Giardi and Lou Merloni discuss the Boston Bruins recent collapse, and debate who deserves the blame.
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Schaller (lower body) has resumed skating, conditioning
Tim Schaller has missed the last seven games after suffering a lower body injury crashing into the boards all the way back in a March 8.
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Friday, March 24: Hart conversation changing daily
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Haggerty: 'Absolutely plenty of reason to worry' about Rask
Joe Haggerty says that there is reason to worry about Tuukka Rask both between the pipes and mentally after giving up 5 goals to the Lightning.
Felger: Talent not issue for Bruins, DNA of the team is
Mike Felger gives his take on who he would blame if the Bruins were to miss the playoffs.
Mike Giardi: 'Zero faith' Bruins can turn things around
Mike Giardi and Lou Merloni discuss the Bruins recent collapse, and debate who deserves the blame.
Ryan Fitzgerald of Boston College, a Boston Bruins draft pick
Bruins sign pair of draft picks, including BC's Fitzgerald, to entry-level deals
Amidst the current turmoil at the NHL level, the Bruins delivered a little good news about the future today . . . with more potentially to come. 
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Rask given maintenance day as Bruins return to practice
The struggling goalie is given a day away from the rink as the Bruins prepare for their biggest game of the year: Saturday's showdown with the Islanders.
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Felger: It's about playing the game; maybe DJ [Bean] hasn't
Mike Felger on the Bruins losing four straight against playoff teams, and DJ Bean's stance on it
Cassidy: Rask 'needed to be better' . . . and Rask agrees
Tuukka Rask's shaky performance against the Lightning on Thursday was a large part of the Bruins' fourth straight loss, and he admits he should have played better.
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Bean: If you think the Bruins are 'choking,' you're missing the point
The Bruins went on a good run, then went on a bad one. Why on earth is anyone -- like you, Felger -- surprised by either? 
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Haggerty: Signs of panic starting to show as losses mount for B's
For the third straight season, the Bruins are showing all the ugly, telltale signs of a hockey club poised to take a nosedive out of the Stanley Cup playoffs.
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Bruin players talk the talk after failing to walk the walk vs. Lightning
The Bruins say all the right things after losing to the Lightning, but they can't talk their way out of a losing streak that has imperiled their playoff hopes.
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Cassidy: Bruins 'have got to have a stronger mental capacity'
The Bruins blew through three different one-goal leads in the second period in the 6-3 loss to the Bolts at TD Garden.
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Talking points: Rask wasn't good enough
Here are the talking points from the Boston Bruins' 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning. 
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Talking points: Rask wasn't good enough
Here are the talking points from the Bruins' 6-3 loss to the Lightning.
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Haggerty: Bruins show signs of 'nosedive out of playoffs'
Joe Haggerty breaks down the Boston Bruins 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning and discusses their playoff chances slipping away.
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Haggerty: Bruins show signs of 'nosedive out of playoffs'
Joe Haggerty breaks down the Boston Bruins 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning and discusses their playoff chances slipping away.
Highlights: Bruins lose to Lightning 6-3
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning and hear from coach Bruce Cassidy
DJ to Felger: Why expect anything better from Bruins?
DJ Bean and Mike Felger are at it again in their usual bickering fashion about the Boston Bruins as they get even closer to not making the playoffs for the 3rd straight season.
Bruins' skid continues in 6-3 loss to Lightning
The Boston Bruins are doing it again. They gave up their fourth loss in a 6-3 defeath to the Tampa Bay Lightning.
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Haggerty: 'Bruins a pretty desperate bunch right now'
Joe Haggerty is at the TD Garden before tonight's Bruins-Lightning game to discuss the desperation and focus the Bruins have to make the playoffs this year.
Cassidy: Bruins 'will be fine' if they simply take care of business
Interim coach Bruce Cassidy says that, despite their recent three-game losing streak, the Bruins hold their destiny in their hands.
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Thursday, March 23: Sidney Crosby, junk dealer
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Vatrano looking to snap slump for Bruins, who could really use him
It's been 11 games since Frank Vatrano scored a goal: "Obviously it's in the back of your head," he says, "but you can't stress on it too much."
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Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: Playoff format going to irk somebody
The divisional-bracket style of playoffs is likely to eliminate a good team early, but it does create some intriguing first-round matchups.
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Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: Playoff complaints?
The divisional-bracket style of playoffs is likely to eliminate a good team early, but it does create some intriguing first-round matchups.
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Boston Bruins forward Drew Stafford scored his first goal with the team Wednesday against the Detroit Red Wings.
Cassidy switches up Bruins lines tonight against Lightning
Drew Stafford joins David Krejci and David Pastrnak and Matt Beleskey is dropped to the fourth line with Dominic Moore and Riley Nash as Bruce Cassidy changes up his lines.  
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Boston Bruins interim coach Bruce Cassidy talks to his team during the game against the San Jose Sharks.
5 things to know heading into Bruins' do-or-die stretch run
The Bruins could fall out of the playoffs for a third straight season if they aren't careful. Here are five things to know heading into their final nine games. 
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Boston Bruins interim coach Bruce Cassidy talks to his team during the game against the San Jose Sharks.
5 things to know heading into Bruins' do-or-die stretch run
The Bruins could fall out of the playoffs for a third straight season if they aren't careful. Here are five things to know heading into their final nine games.
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Boston Bruins interim coach Bruce Cassidy talks to his team during the game against the San Jose Sharks.
Bruins fall into second wild-card spot as Leafs win again
Things went about as badly as they could have for the B's on Wednesday night, resulting in them waking up Thursday as the second wild-card team.
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Haggerty: Time for Bruins 'to get a little nervous'
Joe Haggerty talks with Trenni Kusnierek on the Boston Bruins having yet again another struggling finish to the season and thinks they still can make the postseason, but they need to be nervous right now.
Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug scores an acrobatic goal against the Ottawa Senators.
Krug: Bruins collapse 'is not going to happen this year'
After the Bruins third loss in a row, defenseman Torey Krug makes it clear that his team isn't going down the way it did the past two seasons.
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Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand is denied by Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson.
Bruins hope familiar lack of finish isn't cropping up again
It's an all-too-familiar scenario the Bruins saw earlier in the season, and down the stretch the past two years - plenty of shots, but an inability to finish.
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Wednesday, March 22: Galchenyuk in Claude's doghouse?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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'Claude hates the kids,' but young Bruins are playing less under Cassidy
Frank Vatrano, Ryan Spooner, Brandon Carlo and Colin Miller have all gotten less ice time under Bruce Cassidy than they did under Claude Julien. 
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Haggerty: Another unhappy ending?
A late-season losing streak is stirring memories of recent Bruin collapses. Can these B's put on the breaks and avoid a similar fate?
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Who stays and goes if Bruins miss playoffs again?
The Bruins fired their GM two years ago and fired their coach this season. What happens if they fall out of the playoffs again?
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David Pastrnak
Pastrnak vows he's 'got to be better' after disappointing losses
David Pastrnak did a little bit of self-reflection after the Bruins' latest loss.
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Bruins
Cassidy: 'We should have had points' in last two games
The Bruins aren't feeling sorry for themselves anymore, despite feeling pretty empty after back-to-back losses.
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Brad Marchand
Talking Points: Senators prove too much for B's
The Bruins lost their third consecutive game to the Senators. Joe Haggerty explores the high and low points.
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Kyle Turris
Talking Points: Senators prove too much for B's
The Bruins lost their third consecutive game to the Senators. Joe Haggerty explores the high and low points.
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Haggerty: Fair to ask if Bruins are on verge of a breakdown
Joe Haggerty believes it is fair to question if the Boston Bruins are on the verge of a nervous breakdown as they tend to do at this time of year over the past 3 seasons.
Highlights: Bruins lose to Senators 3-2
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 3-2 loss to the Ottawa Senators and their third straight loss, also hear from coach Bruce Casssidy and captain Zdeno Chara.
Bob Beers: Bruins can't let the frustration take over
Bob Beers reacts to the Bruins losing to the Senators and whether it is a sign of another collapse.
Tuukka Rask
Bruins fall to Senators, 3-2, for third consecutive loss
The Boston Bruins lost again in the division, this time to the Ottawa Senators, marking Boston's third consecutive loss.
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Tuukka Rask
Haggerty: Rask provides one ray of optimism from tough loss
Tuukka Rask's goaltending was a bright spot in the Boston Bruins' otherwise frustrating loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs.
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Mike Felger: Is this the start of the Bruins collapse?
Felger & Mazz discuss whether there is a chance the Bruins are on the verge of another collapse like last season.
Tuesday, March 21: Marchand called 'five-tool player'
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty: B's need to quickly forget a strange night in Toronto
With the playoff race heading down the stretch, the Bruins can't afford to dwell on Monday's bizarre, frustrating loss to the Maple Leafs.
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Highlights: Maple Leafs 4, Bruins 2
Highlights from the Boston Bruins' 4-2 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs
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'Egregious' last-minute penalty call leads to Bruins' loss
A questionable interference call on Dominic Moore with less than three minutes left and the score tied 1-1 leads to defeat for the frustrated B's.
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Talking Points: Rask brings “A” game despite loss
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs
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Talking Points: Rask brings “A” game despite loss
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs
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Highlights: Maple Leafs 4, Bruins 2
Bruins fall to the Maples Leafs 4-2
Dupont: What to make of Rask's exit after Monday's loss?
Kevin Paul Dupont joins Sports Tonight to give his take on why he thinks Tuukka Rask was so upset after Bruins loss to Maple Leafs.
Late power play goal gives Leafs 4-2 victory over Bruins
A controversial call on the Bruins leads to a Tyler Bozak power play goal that gives Toronto a 4-2 victory
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What is biggest remaining position in need for Patriots?
Tom E. Curran and Jerod Mayo do a round of ‘Quick Picks’ where the fill in the blank on a variety of Patriots questions including what they think is the biggest remaining position of need for the Patriots.
Assigning credit for Brad Marchand's success
Mike Babcock was joking when he took credit for Brad Marchand's rise to stardom, but here are some people who actually are responsible for No. 63's success.
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Monday, March 20: Canadiens playing desperate hockey
CSN Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Assigning credit for Brad Marchand's success
Mike Babcock was joking when he took credit for Brad Marchand's rise to stardom, but here are some people who actually are responsible for No. 63's success.
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Boston Bruins legendary defenseman Bobby Orr.
Marchand channels Gronk in wishing Bobby Orr a happy 69th birthday
The Bruins icon turns 69 and Brad Marchand goes all Rob Gronkowski in pointing out what number birthday it is for the Boston icon.
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Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand brings the puck up the ice against the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Marchand: 'It's going to be a battle' tonight vs. Leafs
The Bruins have a big week ahead but, led by veterans Patrice Bergeron and Brad Marchand, they're keeping the focus on tonight's critical game in Toronto.
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Backes missing from Bruins' morning skate in Toronto
Instead of David Backes skating with Patrice Bergeron and Brad Marchand, it's Jimmy Hayes with them and Backes out of the morning skate ahead of the Bruins' big game in Toronto.  
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Brad Marchand of the Boston Bruins holds the trophy after Team Canada's victory in the World Cup of Hockey
Babcock jokingly takes credit for Marchand's season
The Toronto and Team Canada coach said that he considers Brad Marchand a "top-three player in the league."
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Rask may get call on both ends of important back-to-back
The Bruins face critical games in the next two nights against divisional foes Toronto and Ottawa, and may have Tuukka Rask in goal for both.
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Haggerty: Next week big for teams chasing Bruins
Joe Haggerty joins SNC to explain how the Bruins can deal a crushing blow this week to team's chasing them for a playoff spot.
Hagg Bag mailbag: Down the stretch they come
Things are looking good for the Boston Bruins getting into the playoffs for the first time in three seasons.
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Marchand on Hart Trophy buzz: 'Not even paying attention'
Brad Marchand might be gaining a great deal of momentum in the Hart Trophy conversation, but he's not thinking much about it.
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Acciari, Kuraly called up to Bruins on emergency basis
The Bruins head into a giant week of hockey games with playoff implications, and they’re missing some bodies after their Western Canada road trip.
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Morning skate: Hamilton video bombs Elliott
Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading while wrapping up St. Patrick’s Day weekend. 
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Hugely important week with playoff implications looms for B's
The Boston Bruins could make or break the Stanley Cup playoff hopes for a number of teams, including their own, in their most important week of the regular season.
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Saturday, March 18: A 'Bobcast' vote for Marchand as Hart contender
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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The Edmonton Oilers' Leon Draisaitl celebrates a goal against the Boston Bruins.
What we learned in Bruins' 7-4 loss to Oilers: Letdown on D
The Bruins' Western Canada swing ended with a defensive dud, though they're still in the driver's seat for a playoff spot.
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The Edmonton Oilers' Leon Draisaitl celebrates a goal against the Boston Bruins.
What we learned in B's 7-4 loss to Oilers
The Bruins' Western Canada swing ended with a defensive dud, though they're still in the driver's seat for a playoff spot.
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Friday, March 17: Talking Oilers and Bruins
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Highlights: Edmonton Oilers 7, Boston Bruins 4
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 7-4 loss to the Edmonton Oilers, and hear from Joe Haggerty as he breaks down the game.
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Talking Points: Bruins crushed by Maroon, Oilers
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' loss to the Edmonton Oilers
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Talking Points: Bruins crushed by Maroon, Oilers
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' loss to the Edmonton Oilers
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Highlights: Bruins lose to Oilers 7-4
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 7-4 loss to the Edmonton Oilers, and hear from Joe Haggerty as he breaks down the game.
Maroon scores twice, Oilers thump Bruins, 7-4
Patrick Maroon scores twice and Connor McDavid adds three assists as the Edmonton Oilers beat up on the Boston Bruins 7-4 on Thursday night
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Haggerty: 'Marchand continues to build Hart trophy case'
Joe Haggerty has officially put Bruins Brad Marchand in the MVP/ Hart Trophy conversation, but wonders if his reputation and attitude might lose him votes. Also, are the Bruins finally a playoff contender?
The Boston Bruins' Brad Marchand keeps the puck on his stick against the Calgary Flames.
What we learned in Bruins' 5-2 win over Flames: Streakbusters
The Bruins' roll through Western Canada continued as they put a stop to the Calgary Flames' 10-game winning streak with Brad Marchand again leading the way.
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The Boston Bruins' Brad Marchand keeps the puck on his stick against the Calgary Flames.
What we learned in Bruins' 5-2 win over Flames
The Bruins' roll through Western Canada continued as they put a stop to the Calgary Flames' 10-game winning streak with Brad Marchand again leading the way.
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Thursday, March 16: Kris Draper's Red Wings-Avalanche memories
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Talking Points: Backes shows character, toughness
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 5-2 win over the Calgary Flames
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Talking Points: Backes shows character, toughness
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 5-2 win over the Calgary Flames
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Highlights: Bruins 5, Flames 2
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 5-2 win over the Calgary Flames as Brad Marchand continues to make his case for MVP.
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Bruins end Flames' 10-game winning streak with 5-3 victory
Boston Bruins defeat the Calgary Flames 5-2 on Wednesday night to end their 10-game winning streak.
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Bruins beat Flames 5-2 on the road
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 5-2 win over the Calgary Flames as Brad Marchand continues to make his case for MVP.
Khudobin gets the nod vs. Flames in first game of Bruins back-to-back
Backup goalie Anton Khudobin will play against the red-hot Flames tonight, and Tuukka Rask will return tomorrow in Edmonton.
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Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: Cold dose of reality
It's time for the also-rans to give up the ghost and the contenders to start making that final push.  
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Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: Cold dose of reality
It's time for the also-rans to give up the ghost and the contenders to start making that final push.
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Wednesday, March 15: 'East Coast bias' a boost for Auston Matthews?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Pastrnak and Bruins seem headed for happier ending than Butler and Pats
Another star is about to hit restricted free agency. But the B's and David Pastrnak should have a happier ending than Malcolm Butler and the Pats.
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Brad Marchand (center) celebrates one of his three goals with Boston Bruins teammates Patrice Bergeron (right) and Torey Krug.
What we learned in Bruins' 6-3 win over Canucks: Resilience on road
The Bruins continue to find ways to win - this time powered by Brad Marchand's third-period hat trick in Vancouver. 
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Brad Marchand (center) celebrates one of his three goals with Boston Bruins teammates Patrice Bergeron (right) and Torey Krug.
What we learned in B's 6-3 win over Canucks
The Bruins continue to find ways to win - this time powered by Brad Marchand's third-period hat trick in Vancouver.
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Tuesday, March 14: Down times in Dallas
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Boston Bruins' Brad Marchand beats Vancouver Canucks goalie Ryan Miller for an acrobatic game-winner.
Haggerty: Marchand's Hart Trophy candidacy is very real
Fresh off a hat track in Vancouver, Brad Marchand continues to make a strong case for NHL MVP consideration from Hart Trophy voters.
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Highlights: Bruins 6, Canucks 3
Highlights from the Boston Bruins 6-3 win over the Vancouver Canucks
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Talking Points: Marchand shreds Canucks in third period
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 6-3 victory over the Vancouver Canucks
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Talking Points: Marchand shreds Canucks in third period
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 6-3 victory over the Vancouver Canucks
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Highlights: Bruins 6, Canucks 3
Bruins beat the Vancouver Canucks 6-3
Marchand's third-period hat trick carries Bruins past Canucks, 6-3
Brad Marchand had a hat trick in the third period, including the winning goal with under eight minutes to go, and the Bruins defeated the Canucks, 6-3
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Bruins celebrate
In-game changes, 'tinkering' have been B's constant in winning stretch
Bruce Cassidy hasn't allowed the Bruins to get stale on the ice in his stint as head coach, and it's a big reason Boston is winning.
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Haggerty's Morning Skate: David Pastrnak in line for big contract
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Brad Marchand
Bruins loading up on top power play unit with Spooner missing
The Boston Bruins made a tweak to their top power play unit, and it's working.
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Haggerty's Morning Skate: Lucic on Julien, Bruins, Habs
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak (left) celebrates with teammates Patrice Bergeron (37) and Brad Marchand.
Playoff picture getting interesting; Canadiens in Bruins' future?
Don’t look now, but if the NHL regular season ended on Sunday morning the Bruins and Montreal Canadiens would collide in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs
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Beleskey brings the energy in return to Bruins lineup
After being a healthy scratch in five of the previous six games, Matt Beleskey makes an impact after getting into the lineup against the Philadelphia Flyers.
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Stafford's solid, productive play making B's a big deadline winner
It’s still early yet, but it sure looks like Don Sweeney and the Bruins made the best value move at the NHL trade deadline.
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Boston Bruins' Drew Stafford celebrates his winning goal against the Philadelphia Flyers.
Talking Points: Stafford's warm B's welcome continues
Newest Bruin Drew Stafford keeps up his strong play since coming to Boston in a trade last week. This time it's a game-winner the closing seconds against the Flyers.
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Boston Bruins' Drew Stafford celebrates his winning goal against the Philadelphia Flyers.
Stafford's goal in final seconds gives Bruins 2-1 win over Flyers
Drew Stafford's goal with 5.6 seconds left lifts the Bruins past the Flyers 2-1 for their 10th win in 13 games under Bruce Cassidy.
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Boston Bruins teammates Brad Marchand (left) and Patrice Bergeron (center) celebrate a goal in the World Cup of Hockey final.
Bergeron: 'It would be disappointing' if NHL isn't in 2018 Olympics
While it doesn't appear that NHL players will be returning to the 2018 Olympics, Bruins' Patrice Bergeron and David Backes still hope an agreement can be worked out.
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Saturday, March 11: A paw save and a beauty
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Cehlarik on 'learning curve,' may return to Bruins lineup
Peter Cehlarik may get back into the Boston Bruins lineup with Tim Schaller out for Saturday afternoon’s matinee vs. the Philadelphia Flyers
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Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak (left) celebrates with teammates Patrice Bergeron (37) and Brad Marchand.
Under Cassidy, home has finally become sweet for the Bruins
The B's were under .500 at TD Garden for the last two years, but have won six of seven of their home games since Bruce Cassidy was named coach.
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Friday, March 10: Ex-Oilers enforcer Semenko still not to be messed with
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
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Schaller, Spooner both out Saturday vs. Flyers
Tim Schaller (lower body) and Ryan Spooner (concussion) aren't at Bruins practice and have been ruled out of Saturday afternoon's game with the Flyers.
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Boston Bruins forward Drew Stafford scored his first goal with the team Wednesday against the Detroit Red Wings.
Stafford showing plenty of positives in early returns for Bruins
With a goal and three points in his first three games with the Bruins, Drew Stafford has fit in nicely after the trade with Winnipeg.
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Why is there a division between Patriots and Butler's camp?
Tom E. Curran, Mike Giardi and Phil Perry discuss why there is a division between the Patriots and Malcolm Butler's camp.
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Thursday, March 9: BC's Colin White NHL-bound, but when?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins center David Krejci scores one of his two goals Wednesday night against the Detroit Red Wings.
Haggerty: Krejci has been difference-maker since coaching change
Whether it's playing for a new coach or finally being healthy, David Krejci looks like his old high-scoring self again for the Bruins.   
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Members of the Boston Pride women's hockey team participate in the Winter Classic in Foxboro
Bruins to host first-ever Girls Hockey Day at TD Garden
The Bruins, with help from women's hockey teams the Boston Blades and Boston Pride, are hosting a series of clinics on Girls Hockey Day, Friday from 3-10 p.m. at TD Garden.  
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Bruins can't afford losing streaks and, under Cassidy, they've avoided them
The Bruins bounce back from a loss with a 6-1 rout of the Red Wings to solidify their playoff standing and again avoid dropping consecutive games under Bruce Cassidy.
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Marchand entering Hart conversation with extended torrid stretch
Brad Marchand is the first Bruins player reach 70 points since Marc Savard in the 2008-09 season. 
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Highlights: Bruins 6, Red Wings 1
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 6-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings as they keep their playoff chances alive, and hear from coach Bruce Cassidy.
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Schaller out with a lower body injury after crashing into boards
Tim Schaller was done for the night after just four shifts and 3:36 of ice time when he awkwardly crashed feet-first into the end boards
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Haggerty: Looks like Cassidy isn't having any losing streaks
Joe Haggerty is at the TD Garden to discuss the Boston Bruins 6-1 win against the Detroit Red Wings as they keep their playoff hopes alive a little longer.
Highlights: Bruins embarrass Red Wings 6-1 at TD Garden
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 6-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings as they keep their playoff chances alive, and hear from coach Bruce Cassidy.
Talking Points: Krejci has dominant performance vs. Red Wings
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 6-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings
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Talking Points: Krejci has dominant performance vs. Red Wings
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 6-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings
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Bruins bounce back with impressive 6-1 win over Red Wings
The Bruins score early and often while dominating the helpless Detroit Red Wings in a 6-1 spanking at TD Garden
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Boston Bruins interim coach Bruce Cassidy talks to his team during the game against the San Jose Sharks.
Haggerty: Could the Bruins be getting too comfortable again?
Bruce Cassidy and the Bruins know they can't slip into the bad habits that led to the crash-and-burn act the past two seasons. 
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Vatrano mum on possible Neely conversation regarding Julien
Cam Neely told Felger & Mazz he would speak with Frank Vatrano about his comments regarding Claude Julien.  From Vatrano's conversation with Toucher & Rich, it sounds like that talk happened.
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Cznarik looks to bring 'energy' in return to Bruins
Austin Cznarik is back up from Providence and Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy hopes the center puts his "high motor" to good use.
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Wednesday, March 8: Blocked shots take jarring toll on Karl Alzner
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Cehlarik out, Hayes back in for Bruins tonight vs. Red Wings
Austin Czarnik replaces injured Ryan Spooner and joins Jimmy Hayes on third line. Peter Cehlarik scratched.  
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Vatrano mum on possible Neely conversation
Cam Neely told Felger & Mazz he would speak with Frank Vatrano about his comments regarding Claude Julien. From Vatrano's conversation with Toucher & Rich, it sounds like that talk happened.
Spooner out 'indefinitely' with a concussion
Ryan Spooner is out indefinitely for the Bruins after suffering a concussion in the third period of Monday night’s loss to the Ottawa Senators.
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B's hoping to get back to starting strong
In Bruce Cassidy's first games, the B's were ready at the opening faceoff. That hasn't been the case recently, and they'd like to get back to it.
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Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask tries to stop an Ottawa Senators' shot.
Bruins avoid practice ice, ready to 'bury the loss and move on'
Bruce Cassidy opts for a team video session rather than a full practice after the Bruins' loss to the Ottawa Senators.
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Tuesday, March 7: The book on the Subbans, from Dad
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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The Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron hears it from the Ottawa crowd in a 4-2 loss to the Senators.
What we learned in Bruins' 4-2 loss to Senators: Early hole hurts
The Bruins faced a two-goal deficit less than four minutes in and never recovered in a disappointing divisional loss.   
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The Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron hears it from the Ottawa crowd in a 4-2 loss to the Senators.
What we learned in Bruins' 4-2 loss to Senators
The Bruins faced a two-goal deficit less than four minutes in and never recovered in a disappointing divisional loss.
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Highlights: Senators 4, Bruins 2
Highlights from the Boston Bruins 4-2 loss to the Ottawa Senators
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Highlights: Senators 4, Bruins 2
Highlights from the Boston Bruins 4-2 loss to the Ottawa Senators
Talking Points: Bergeron a bright spot in Bruins' rough night
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' loss to the Ottawa Senators
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Talking Points: Bergeron a bright spot in Bruins' rough night
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' loss to the Ottawa Senators
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Bruins fall behind early, never catch up in 4-2 loss to Senators
Ottawa scores twice in the first three minutes and never relinquishes the lead in a battle with the Bruins for playoff positioning.
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Cehlarik still looking for elusive first goal with Bruins
Peter Cehlarik has had some pretty good looks in his first few weeks at the NHL level, but hasn’t been able to notch that first career goal
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Haggerty's Morning Skate: Trade deadline behind-the-scenes
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Washington Capitals defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk
Joe Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: Central Division soars
A look around the NHL with CSNNE Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty.
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Bean: Yes, Felger, Claude Julien was successful with young players
If Claude Julien was so bad with young players, why is the list of star players he developed so long? 
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Washington Capitals defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk
Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: Central Division soaring
A look around the NHL with CSNNE Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty.
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Bruins D-men continue to step up offensive production
The Bruins defensemen continue their offensive assault that’s been a key part of the turnaround under interim head coach Bruce Cassidy
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Felger and DJ Bean debate impact Claude had on young players
Mike Felger and DJ Bean go back and forth about how young player fared under former head coach Claude Julien and if the Bruins made the right decision by firing him.
McQuaid cleared to play after roughly 20 stitches in neck
Adam McQuaid estimated it took about 20 stitches to close up the slice in his neck from David Backes’ skate blade.
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Morning skate: Is NHL's evolution killing trade deadline?
Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading while my 3 ½ year old son is watching “Trolls” for the fifth time in the last two days
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B's show 'good focus' in win they definitely could have lost
If the Bruins were going to characterisctically lose a game, Saturday's contest against the Devils would have been it.
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Khudobin 'gaining confidence' as he wins again for B's
Boston Bruins goalie Anton Khudobin won his third straight game, and has his confidence meter sitting at an all-time high this season. 
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Stafford 'dangerous' and productive in Bruins debut
As debuts go for the Boston Bruins, Drew Stafford enjoyed a pretty solid one after joining the team following the NHL trade deadline. 
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McQuaid 'should be okay' after skate blade incident
It sounds like it was merely a close call on Saturday night with Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid after a scary incident with the skate blade from one of his teammates. 
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Talking points: Stafford makes excellent first impression
Boston Bruins' trade acquisition Drew Stafford made an excellent first impression against the New Jersey Devils.
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Spooner, Stafford help Bruins eke by Devils
It wasn’t pretty and it wasn’t Boston’s best, but the Bruins ended a slog-fest with a 3-2 win over New Jersey.
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Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask
Bruins 'try not to hang head' and look to rebound from loss tonight
The Bruins haven't lost much under Bruce Cassidy, but after dropping a 2-1 decision to the Rangers Thursday, they'll try to bounce back tonight at home against the New Jersey Devils.
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Saturday, March 4: A playoff Battle of Alberta?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Stafford in for Bruins, Beleskey and Hayes out vs. Devils
Newly acquired Drew Stafford will make his Bruins debut on the third line and Jimmy Hayes and Matt Beleskey will sit tonight against the Devils.
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Haggerty: Why not just remove the 'interim' tag from Cassidy?
It's clear Bruce Cassidy has gotten through to the Bruins, who are 7-2 since he took over. Why not make his his appointment permanent?
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Stafford to make his Bruins debut Saturday vs. Devils
Newly acquired Bruins forward Drew Stafford skated during an optional Bruins practice on Friday for his first time with his new teammates
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Cassidy: "Not worried" about "interim" tag from his title.
Joe Haggery decides whether the Bruins should stick with Bruce Cassidy for the long term.
Friday, March 3: Dancing kid goalie goes viral
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.   
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Report: Bruins discussed Vrbata, Kulikov ahead of trade deadline
The dust is settling on the NHL trade deadline, and the deals that never materialized are coming to the surface.
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Henrik Lundqvist
Bruins tip their hat to King Henrik after 2-1 loss
The Bruins can take solace in nearly defeating an outstanding Henrik Lundqvist with an aggressive offense and steady defense.
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Drew Stafford
Stafford excited to be with Bruins, 'back in the playoff hunt'
After years of being a pain in the Bruins' side, Drew Stafford is excited to finally be one of them and have a chance at the playoffs.
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Boston Bruins winger Brad Marchand
Highlights: Rangers 2, Bruins 1
Highlights from the Boston Bruins' 2-1 home loss to the New York Rangers at TD Garden on Thursday.
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Talking Points: Chara struggles vs. Rangers
The Boston Bruins played fairly well, but New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist was, as usual, incredible.
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Haggerty: Rangers goalie Lundqvist dominated the Bruins
Hear from Bruce Cassidy and the team after their loss to the Rangers. Also, Joe Haggerty breaks down the Bruins second loss under Cassidy.
Highlights: Rangers 2, Bruins 1
Boston Bruins fall to the New York Rangers 2-1
New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist makes a save vs. the Boston Bruins
Rangers edge Bruins thanks to dominant Lundqvist
Henrik Lundqvist stood on his head for the better part of the evening as the New York Rangers staved off the aggressive Boston Bruins at TD Garden.
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P.K. Subban returns to Montreal with the Nashville Predators.
Subban cries during Habs' tribute video, featuring Marchand cameo
P.K. Subban returned to the Bell Centre in Montreal for the first time since an offseason trade, and was brought to tears by his tribute video.
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