Top Stories

Bruins Headlines

Morning Skate: Pastrnak is not going anywhere
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
BST PODCAST: Are the Bruins going to trade Pastrnak?
The Boston Sports Tonight crew discusses the David Pastrnak trade rumors, the Celtics 2017-18 schedule, Pablo Sandoval's new Players' Tribune article, and more.
-
Morning Skate: Bruins Summer Fan Fest tour hits road
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Morning Skate: Time for Trouba to make the Jets pay?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the majors.
-
Morning Skate: On the road to Newfoundland
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Morning Skate: Dallas Stars take stand against 'bathroom bill'
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Morning Skate: Jagr considering playing in Europe
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
New Boston Bruins goalie development coach Mike Dunham comes from the New York Islanders organization.
Bruins fill a longtime need with goalie development coach
The Bruins add a much-needed goalie development coach, Mike Dunham, a former New York Islanders goaltender coach, to work with their young netminders.
-
Morning Skate: Best wishes to Eddie Olczyk
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Bean: Rask argument is the stupidest in Boston sports
Tuukka Rask is a perfectly nice guy and a great goalie. But I hate him because every time I hear his name, it means I have to correct somebody.
-
Morning Skate: Canada and Russia brawl in Sochi
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
NHL: Minor-leaguers also barred from participating in Olympics
The NHL announced in April it wouldn't allow its players to go the 2018 Winter Olympics, and now says AHL and ECHL players under NHL contracts can't leave, either.
-
Mike Felger & DJ Bean argue whether Rask is a top 10 goalie
Mike Felger and DJ Bean argue where Tuukka Rask stands in the top goalies in the NHL.
-
Bean: No Rask or Schneider on top-goalie list??
You could be the biggest Tuukka Rask hater in the world and you'd still have to laugh at this.
-
Morning Skate: Tavares' stalemate with Islanders continues
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
HaggBag mailbag summer edition 8-06-17
Hagg Bag, Summer Edition: Will the kids be all right?
With the lazy days of hockey summer here, time to see what the readers' take is on, among other things, the Bruins youth movement.  
-
World Junior showcase highlights what B's did, and didn't do, at draft
The Edmonton Oilers took Kailer Yamamoto 22nd overall, just four spots after the Bruins played it safe in the first round
-
Montreal Canadiens fans.
Morning Skate: Reasonable debate among Habs fans? Think again
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Nashville Predators captain Mike Fisher.
Morning Skate: Preds' Fisher hangs 'em up after 17 seasons
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Boston Bruins banners and retired numbers at TD Garden.
Morning Skate: Shouldn't these numbers be retired?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Bryan Bickell of the Carolina Hurricanes.
Morning Skate: Battling MS, Bickell says goodbye to hockey
CSN Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Haggerty: No deal (yet), but no panic
No, the Bruins still haven't signed David Pastrnak. But both sides know the parameters of the eventual deal, and it's likely to get done.
-
Morning Skate: Semin applies to grad program at Russian university
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Morning Skate: Should B's pursue Butcher?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Boston Bruins left-wing prospect Anders Bjork at development camp.
The best of the B's best: Top 10 prospects
With another wave of young players expected to arrive this season, here’s a list of the top 10 Bruins prospects.
-
Haggerty: Bruins should take a pass on Will Butcher
Don’t expect the Jimmy Vesey sweepstakes to repeat itself when Hobey Baker winning defenseman Will Butcher becomes a free agent next month.
-
Morning Skate: Johansen, Preds agree to eight-year deal
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Morning Skate: Kassian completes transition from villain to hero for Oilers
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Morning Skate: Star players must get more involved in CBA negotiations to make Olympics a reality
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Haggerty: Spooner preparing for last chance with B's
The Bruins and Ryan Spooner wisely came to a contract agreement on a one-year, $2.825 million deal just prior to the start of Wednesday’s arbitration hearing.
-
Morning Skate: Markov's time with Canadiens likely up
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Spooner, Bruins settle on one-year, $2.825 million deal
The deal marks a solid raise from the $950,000 cap hit Spooner's previous contract carried. 
-
Morning Skate: NHL passes on participating in 2018 Olympics
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Morning Skate: Tempered expectations for Bolts' rookie Sergachev
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Spooner, Bruins nearly $2 million apart in arbitration figures
The Bruins have submitted a one-year contract offer for $2 million. Ryan Spooner’s camp countered with $3.85 million.  
-
Early departures: Boston legends that could have been
Boston fans love their athletes, but nothing quite tickles their fancies like a home-grown star who spends his whole career (or close to it) in Boston.
-
celtics-fight-for-floor-time
Finding minutes for everyone will again be a challenge
With a versatile roster, Brad Stevens has plenty of options. Who will be the go-to guys beyond I.T., Hayward and Horford?  
-
chara-krug-carlo-mcavoy-bruins-defense-72317
Haggerty: Trumpeting Bruins defense as team's 'strength' might be a tad premature
The NHL Network called the Bruins defense the strength of the team. Let's not go that far.   
-
Chicago Blackhawks' Brandon Saad (left) and Patrick Sharp.
Morning Skate: Blackhawks get band back together
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
nhl-free-agents-whos-out-there
The best of what's left in free agency for the Bruins
Is there anybody out there who could be this year's Dominic Moore for the Bruins? A look at a few possible last-minute, free-agent pickups.  
-
nhl-free-agents-whos-out-there
The best of what's left in free agency for the Bruins
Anybody out there who could be this year's Dominic Moore for the Bruins? A look at a few possible last-minute, free-agent pickups.
-
Philadelphia Flyers 2017 top draft pick Nolan Patrick
Morning Skate: Another setback for Flyers top pick Nolan Patrick
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Boston Bruins 2017 first-round pick defenseman Urho Vaakanainen.
Vaakanainen lives up to skating reputation in first camp with Bruins
Bruins first-round pick Urho Vaakanainen, 18, impressed with his skating skills at development camp as he refines his offensive game.  
-
Kyle Okposo of the Buffalo Sabres.
Morning Skate: Sabres' Okposo back on the ice
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
AHL allowing players on minor-league deals to go to Olympics
Players on American Hockey League contracts will be eligible to play in the 2018 Winter Olympics.
-
Morning Skate: Why the Leafs for ex-Bruin Dominic Moore?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Donato shows at prospect camp his time is coming with B's
Ryan Donato is beginning to ripen as an NHL prospect, and the Bruins can see him pushing for a job in the near future.
-
Bruins sign Austin Czarnik to one-year, two-way deal
Austin Czarnik, who had a few moments of excellence in the NHL last season, will have a hold off a rising crop of young prospects to earn a job in Boston.
-
Bruins draft pick Trent Frederic, the 29th overall pick, tries on his jersey.
Frederic showing good gains in prospect department for B's
Bruins prospect Trent Frederic is taking a major step forward in his development.
-
Morning Skate: What should Habs expect from Drouin?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Haggerty: B's case for hanging onto (and paying) Spooner
David Krejci's age and injury status means the Bruins might just be better off with Ryan Spooner, or one of their other young centers, as the No. 2 pivot behind Patrice Bergeron.
-
Morning Skate: Tortorella in line for big pay raise
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Morning Skate: Are Devils 'moving the needle' with Boyle, Johansson acquisitions?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
What are the biggest blunders in Boston sports history?
Marc Bertrand and Bob Ryan rank their top 5 worst signings and trades in Boston sports history.
-
Bruins sign goalies Subban, McIntyre to two-year deals
All three goalies who backed up Tuukka Rask last season - Anton Khudobin, Malcolm Subban and Zane McIntyre will apparently be back in the organization.  
-
Morning Skate: Stats say Colin Miller a top possession player
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Former Bruins defenseman Ference announces retirement
Veteran defenseman Andrew Ference, who won a Stanley Cup with the Boston Bruins in 2011, has announced his retirement from the NHL after 16 seasons.
-
Senyshyn looking to show more than first-round tools with Bruins
Bruins 2015 first-rounder Zach Senyshyn will get his chance to show he can do in his first real chance at winning an NHL job this fall. 
-
Morning Skate: Penguins owner Ron Burkle on back-to-back Cups
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney addresses the media.
Are the Bruins going too young with their roster?
DJ Bean joins Boston Sports Tonight to weigh in on whether he thinks the Boston Bruins are going too young with their roster.
-
Results from CSN's Sporty Awards
The Early Edition crew passed out The Sporty Awards on Wednesday. Check out the results here.
-
Calgary Flames' Mark Giordano.
Morning Skate: Flames' Giordano honored with Ali Award
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Why have B's not reached agreement with Pastrnak?
Joe Haggerty breaks down why the Bruins have yet to reach an agreement with restricted free agent David Pastrnak.
-
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Tyler Johnson.
Morning Skate: Lightning lock up Tyler Johnson to 7-year deal
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Bruins prospects (L to R): Bjork, DeBrusk, Senyshyn, Heinein
Haggerty: Prospect camp shows another wave of talent
Led by Anders Bjork, the Bruins have a new crop of young players ready for their shot at securing NHL roster spots.  
-
Could Chiarelli have impact on Pastrnak's contract talks with B's?
Peter Chiarelli may no longer be the Boston Bruins' general manager, but he still might have some say so over Boston’s salary cap situation moving forward.
-
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price.
Morning Skate: What Carey Price means to the Canadiens
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Sweeney: B's looking to get a Pastrnak deal done 'in the near future'
Bruins general manager Don Sweeney says there currently is no timeline for signing David Pastrnak.
-
Observations from Day 4 of Bruins Development Camp
Here are the thoughts and observations from the fourth and final day of Bruins Development Camp at Warrior Ice Arena.
-
Cassidy: 'Getting up and running early' one of B's biggest challenges
While Bruce Cassidy deservedly got the necessary vote of confidence from Bruins management this spring, there is still a bit of unknown to be broached with the team in the coming months.
-
Morning Skate: Pens fans unhappy Tom Brady posed with Stanley Cup
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Observations from Day 3 of Bruins Development Camp
Here are some thoughts and observations from the third day of Bruins Development Camp at Warrior Ice Arena
-
Buffalo Sabres' Cody McCormick.
Morning Skate: Sabres' Cody McCormick hangs 'em up
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Boston Bruins left-wing prospect Anders Bjork at development camp.
Bjork reports to camp, using open NHL job as 'inspiration'
Anders Bjork arrives at Bruins development camp and takes the first steps to try and seize the open left-wing spot with the B's.
-
Zboril working for shot at Bruins vacancy on defense
Jakub Zboril would like to be the next defenseman to get the call as more of the Bruins youth movement is taking hold.
-
bruins-development-camp-2017
Observations from Day 1 of Bruins development camp
No. 1 pick Urho Vaakenainen looked as good as advertised and other thoughts after the first day of Bruins development camp.
-
Bjork not expected at B's camp until this weekend
Prospective Bruins winger Anders Bjork won’t be arriving at Warrior Ice Arena until this weekend due to a family obligation.
-
Kevin Stevens of the Pittsburgh Penguins in 1992.
Morning Skate: Support system backs Kevin Stevens in addiction battle
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Spooner files for arbitration, looks for raise from Bruins
While Ryan Spooner has filed for arbitration, both he and the Bruins continue to work on a contract and possibly a trade.  
-
Dealing with change
The Bruins are confident they'll reach agreement on a new contract with David Pastrnak as both sides wait for the free-agent market to settle.
-
Former Edmonton Oilers enforcer Dave Semenko.
Morning Skate: Big turnout to remember Dave Semenko
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Morning Skate: Shayne Corson's anxiety battle
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Morning Skate: Habs sign Price to mega-deal, Radulov joins Dallas
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Haggerty to Bruins: Just say no
The Bruins are rumored to be in trade discussions for Matt Duchene. But if Brandon Carlo's part of the deal, they should step away from the table.
-
Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney addresses the media.
Best and worst free agent deals of the Sweeney era
Here are the three best and three worst free agent signings for Don Sweeney and the Boston Bruins as they continue their search for a left-shot defenseman.
-
Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney addresses the media.
Best and worst free agent deals of the Sweeney era
Here are the three best and three worst free agent signings for Sweeney and the Bruins as they continue their search for a left-shot defenseman.
-
Morning Skate: Habs sign Alzner, Rangers sign Shattenkirk
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Bruins sign depth players Agostino, Postma to one-year, one-way deals
The Bruins have signed AHL MVP Kenny Agostino ($875,000) and Winnipeg Jets defenseman Paul Postma ($725,000) to one-year, one-way deals
-
Former Winnipeg Jets defenseman Paul Postma has signed with the Boston Bruins.
Report: Bruins sign veteran defenseman Postma to one-year deal
The Bruins sign veteran D-man Paul Postma 28, to a one-year $725,000 deal, according to TSN Insider Bob McKenzie.  
-
Dallas Stars' Patrick Sharp has returned to the Chicago Blackhawks.
Morning Skate: Welcome back to the Blackhawks, Patrick Sharp
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Former Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Trevor Daley signed with the Detroit Red Wings.
Bruins miss out on Daley, defenseman options dwindling
The Bruins had expressed interest in free-agent defenseman Trevor Daley, but the B’s were unwilling to go to the three years he ultimately got from the Detroit Red Wings.
-
Bean: Yes, the Seguin trade was a disaster, but let's talk about the Hayes trade
The buyout of Jimmy Hayes shouldn't change anyone's opinion on the terrible Tyler Seguin trade. Can we criticize the Hayes deal, though? 
-
Haggerty: Hayes buyout closes door on Seguin trade chapter
Jimmy Hayes' buyout serves as the final footnote in the Bruins' debacle of a trade that sent Tyler Seguin to the Dallas Stars
-
Haggerty's 2017 NHL Draft grades
Joe Haggerty shares some observations hands out his grades for each of the 31 draft classes from last weekend’s NHL Draft
-
Haggerty's 2017 NHL Draft grades
Joe Haggerty shares some observations hands out his grades for each of the 31 draft classes from last weekend’s NHL Draft
-
Sweeney indicates Bruins will cut ties to all their unrestricted free agents
Dominic Moore, Drew Stafford and John-Michael Liles probably won't return to the Bruins next year, as Don Sweeney continues to make the team younger.
-
Defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk of the Washington Capitals.
Morning Skate: Devils the favorite in Shattenkirk Derby
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Bruins waive Jimmy Hayes and will buy him out
The Bruins can close the book on the Jimmy Hayes Era and, with it, the Tyler Seguin trade.
-
Why it's probably silly to stress over Bruins draft 'reaches'
There are sleepers in every draft, but no draft lends itself to going off the board more than hockey.
-
Justin Williams of the Washington Capitals.
Morning Skate: Free agent Justin Williams a wanted man
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Bean: They shouldn't . . . but here's why they might
Bruins fans are so against the team signing free-agent defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk that it's worth discussing why they might. 
-
Morning Skate: What does trading a first-rounder get you now?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Bruins sign restricted free agent Acciari to two-year deal
The Bruins lock up a potential fourth-line piece at a bargain basement price, signing Noel Acciari to a two-year, $1.45 million contract.
-
Vancouver Canucks' first-round 2017 draft pick Elias Pettersson.
Morning Skate: Not a dry eye as Canucks draftee gets the call
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled try around the NHL.
-
Haggerty: He built a Hall of Fame career
Jeremy Jacobs may not be a populist choice for the Hall of Fame among Bruins fans, but his work as an NHL 'builder' sealed his induction.
-
Bruins don't extend qualifying offer to Joe Morrow
With free agency just around the corner, the Bruins have officially cut ties with former first-round pick, Joe Morrow
-
Low risk . . . but how big a reward?
The Bruins played it safe in their first draft since the departure of head scout Keith Gretzky. Joe Haggerty hands out his report card on the picks.
-
Low risk . . . but low reward, too?
The Bruins played it safe in their first draft since the departure of head scout Keith Gretzky. Joe Haggerty hands out his report card on the picks.
-
Jacobs, Recchi, Andreychuk among HOF class of 2017
The Bruins’ owner, two former Bruins players and one Hockey East legend are among those announced to be enshrined in the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2017.
-
Morning Skate: Petersen snubs Sabres, Fleury pens letter to Pittsburgh
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Bean: Hey, NHL -- just get rid of offsides challenge
A well-intentioned option for coaches just became one that's easily abused and a waste of everyone's time. 
-
Haggerty: B's need to do more if they want improvement
The Bruins did perfectly fine over draft weekend, but a big move or two is still needed if they are going to make the jump that everybody wants to see
-
Morning Skate: Flames land Hamonic in trade with Islanders
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
-
Bruins go for a defensive project late with Daniel Bukac
The Boston Bruins finished up their 2017 NHL Draft class with a bit of a project
-
Bruins take a flier on skilled Victor Berglund in 7th round
The Bruins take a shot at a more offensive-minded Swedish defenseman late with seventh-round pick of Victor Berglund.
-
Boston Bruins sixth-round 2017 draft pick Cedric Pare.
Pare 'brings energy' as big-bodied, sixth-round Bruins pick
"We've seen some good things from him," Bruins assistant GM Scott Bradley says of French-Canadian center Cedric Pare (6-2, 200 pounds).   
-
Boston Bruins fourth-round draft pick Jeremy Swayman.
Bruins tap Maine-bound goalie Swayman in fourth round
After passing on BU goalie Jake Oettinger in the first round, the Bruins pick University of Maine-bound goalie Jeremy Swayman with the 111th pick overall.
-
Boston Bruins second-round 2017 draft pick Jack Studnicka.
Bruins go for some skill with Studnicka pick in second round
With the 53rd selection overall, the Bruins select 18-year-old center Jack Studnicka, who had a strong OHL playoffs.  
-
No. 1 pick of the 2017 NHL Draft Nico Hischier of the New Jersey Devils.
Morning Skate: Devils get a good one in No. 1 pick Hischier
CSN Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Haggerty: Bruins playing it pretty safe at the NHL Draft
As opening nights go at the NHL Draft, Friday night was a bit of a ho-hum affair for the Boston Bruins
-
Bruins select defenseman Urho Vaakanainen with No. 18 pick
The Boston Bruins have selected Finnish defenseman Urho Vaakanainen with the No. 18 pick in the NHL Draft.
-
Morning Skate: Pronger on his way to a GM job?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella.
Report: Bruins among several teams interested in Wild's Scandella
The Bruins are reportedly in discussions with the Minnesota Wild about a trade for defenseman Marco Scandella, but have plenty of company.
-
Don Sweeney: Bruins 'lost a good player' in Colin Miller
Don Sweeney said the Bruins didn’t want to lose a player like Colin Miller, but it’s also true that he would have been stuck behind younger D-men on the depth chart
-
Bruins' 2017-18 schedule has three Habs games in eight days
The rivals won't face each other until mid-January.
-
The Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron wins another Selke Trophy.
Morning Skate: How Haggs voted for the NHL Awards
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty reveals his voting for the NHL Awards and takes his daily, link-filed trip around the league.  
-
Haggerty: Loss of Colin Miller not a significant one for B's
Colin Miller is plucked off the Bruins' roster by Las Vegas, but the expansion draft could have been much worse for the B's.
-
Bergeron makes Bruins history with fourth Selke Trophy
Patrice Bergeron makes hockey history on Wednesday night at the NHL Awards Show in easily the best moment of the evening for the Bruins.
-
Bruins lose Colin Miller in expansion draft
The Golden Knights could either keep or trade the 24-year-old defenseman after plucking him from Boston's roster.
-
Morning Skate: Will Leafs' Vegas side deal get them Colin Miller?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Report: Leafs targeting Colin Miller in expansion draft deal
Colin Miller could be spun off to the Toronto Maple Leafs following the Vegas Golden Knights expansion draft
-
nhl-mock-expansion-draft-image
At a loss: Who B's (and others) will lose tonight
Here's our best guess at the 30 players (one from each NHL team) the new Vegas Golden Knights will select Wednesday to stock their roster.
-
Former Arizona Coyotes' Shane Doan.
Morning Skate: Coyotes not re-signing Shane Doan the right move?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
nhl-mock-expansion-draft-image
Haggerty's NHL mock expansion draft
Here's our best guess at the 30 players (one from each NHL team) the new Vegas Golden Knights will select Wednesday night to stock their roster for their inaugural season.
-
Morning Skate: Flames acquire Smith from Coyotes
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Checking in on every Don Sweeney draft pick
Heading into Don Sweeney’s third draft as Bruins GM, here’s an update on each of his selections so far. 
-
Colin Miller, McQuaid, Beleskey left unprotected
The Bruins released their protection list on Sunday morning for this week’s NHL Expansion Draft, and there are no real surprises.
-
NHL Mock Draft 4.0
It’s the calm before the storm., i.e. the expansion draft. After that there will be a frenzy of activity . . . and here's how the draft is looking prior to it all beginning.
-
Russian left wing Ilya Kovalchuk, formerly of the New Jersey Devils.
Haggerty: Bruins don't need to get caught up in Kovalchuk Sweepstakes
Some advice for the Bruins as Russian left wing Ilya Kovalchuk, 34, seeks to return to the NHL. Don’t waste any time or resources on him.
-
Morning Skate: Blueshirts looking for help on blue line
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Morning Skate: Are Kings where the Bruins were?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Tough guy Zac Rinaldo won't be returning to the Bruins
Zac Rinaldo has been told this week that he won’t be back with the Boston Bruins.
-
Morning Skate: Phaneuf forcing trade from Senators?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Bruins tease look at redesigned jerseys
The full jerseys, which have been redesigned by Adidas, will be unveiled next Tuesday in Vegas. 
-
Haggerty: Handicapping possible expansion draft losses
The Bruins will lose one player to the Vegas Golden Knights next week in the NHL expansion draft. Joe Haggerty breaks down the candidates.
-
Haggerty: Handicapping possible expansion draft losses
The Bruins are set to lose one player to the Vegas Golden Knights next week in the NHL expansion draft. Joe Haggerty breaks down the candidates.
-
San Jose Sharks' Joe Thornton (left) and Patrick Marleau.
Morning Skate: Some big-name Sharks available?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Bruins sign AHL veteran D-man Tommy Cross to one-year deal
The Bruins re-sign longtime depth defenseman Tommy Cross, who had an emergency call-up in the playoffs, to a one-year deal.  
-
P-Bruins coach Kevin Dean named assistant with Bruins
A familiar face will join Bruce Cassidy behind the bench in Boston next season. Kevin Dean, Cassidy’s longtime assistant coach in Providence, has been promoted to work alongside Cassidy with the Bruins.
-
NBC SPORTS: Penguins will accept White House invitation
After reports surfaced that the Golden State Warriors would not visit the White House following their championship victory,  the Pittsburgh Penguins said they will accept an invitation following their second
-
Bean: Should Bruins pay Shattenkirk or Chara?
Signing Kevin Shattenkirk doesn't fill a major need for the Bruins, but extending Zdeno Chara's contract helps shore up a weakness.
-
Morning Skate: Can other NHL teams replicate Penguins' blueprint for success?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Bean: Get the duckboats ready for . . . who?
The Celtics and Bruins are both young and improving. Both fan bases are hopeful for a championship payoff. But who'll get there first?
-
Vegas: Bruins' odds to win Cup worse in 2018 than in 2017
The Boston Bruins have actually lost ground from last season, according to Bovada
-
Something's Bruin with Pastrnak
This isn't Kessel or Hamilton redux: All signs point to the B's cutting a deal with David Pastrnak that will keep him in Boston long term.
-
Morning skate: Are Penguins NHL's next dynasty?
Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading while impressed an NHL team in the salary cap era was able to win back-to-back Stanley Cups.
-
STANLEY CUP FINALS: Penguins beat Predators to repeat as champions
Pittsburgh Penguins become the NHL's first team in nearly two decades to repeat as champions following a 2-0 win over the Nashville Predators in Game 6
-
Morning Skate: Subban not speaking to media is a bad look for the NHL
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Movement near the top of the draft board?
The big question is whether or not the Stars are going to trade the No. 3 overall pick, and throw the rest of the NHL Draft into a little bit of turmoil 
-
NHL Mock Draft 3.0: Movement near the top of the draft board?
The big question is whether or not the Dallas Stars are going to trade the No. 3 overall pick, and throw the rest of the NHL Draft into a little bit of turmoil
-
Player-by-player look at what B's should do in free agency
The Bruins should steer clear of Kevin Shattenkirk, but is there anyone they should target instead? 
-
Hagg-Bag-Image-61017
Hagg Bag: What should the Bruins do this offseason?
With the draft - both regular and expansion - looming and free agency ahead, time to see what moves the readers would like to see the Bruins make.
-
Vegas Golden Knights logo.
Morning Skate: How good can the Vegas Golden Knights be in Year 1?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
A player-by-player look at what the Bruins should do in free agency
The Bruins should steer clear of Kevin Shattenkirk, but is there anyone they should target instead?
-
Morning Skate: Matt Duchene a Senators trade target?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
STANLEY CUP FINALS: Penguins crush Predators 6-0 to take 3-2 lead
The defending champions provide an emphatic reminder of what makes them such a difficult out in a 6-0 demolition of the Nashville Predators in Game 5
-
Morning Skate: Can Bruckheimer produce NHL in Seattle?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Haggerty: Wheels turning on summer improvement plan
The Bruins may have ended their playoff drought, but there's still plenty of holes on this roster to be addressed. Now's the time.  
-
Morning Skate: Nico Hischier and the evolution of Swiss hockey
CSN Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
The 2017 Stanley Cup Final has a lot in common with 2011
Home teams winning and mouth-related incidents are just some of the similarities between 2017 and 2011. 
-
Sidney Crosby (left) and P.K. Subban after Game 2 of the 2017 Stanley :Cup Final.
Morning Skate: Will Subban breathe new life into Crosby?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
The 2017 Stanley Cup Final has a lot in common with 2011
Home teams winning and mouth-related incidents are just some of the similarities between 2017 and 2011.
-
STANLEY CUP FINAL: Preds beat Penguins, 4-1; tie series 2-2
Frederick Gaudreau scored the go-ahead goal 3:45 into the second period, as the Predators beat the Penguins 4-1 on Monday night to even the series at 2-2.
-
Morning Skate: Kessel frustrated with Penguins?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Why B's should (and shouldn't) trade first-round pick
Don Sweeney says he's willing to trade the Bruins' first-round draft pick. Should he? 
-
Should Don Sweeney trade the Bruins 1st round pick?
Joe Haggerty joins Sports Sunday with Mike Felger to discuss why Don Sweeney and the Bruins could trade away their 1st round draft pick in the upcoming draft.
-
How will signing of Anders Bjork impact the Bruins?
It’s impossible to predict just exactly how good 20-year-old Anders Bjork is going to be with the Bruins next season.
-
Morning Skate: Okposo visits Sabres for first time since illness
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
STANLEY CUP FINALS: Predators top Penguins 5-1 to avoid 0-3 hole
The Nashville Predators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1 Saturday night to pull within 2-1 in the best-of-seven series.
-
NHL Mock Draft 2.0: Shades of 2010?
With the top two of Nolan Patrick and Nico Hischier and question marks beyond that, this draft has the feel of 2010.   
-
NHL Mock Draft 2.0: Shades of 2010?
Beyond the top two of Nolan Patrick and Nico Hischier, this draft has the feel of 2010, where Taylor Hall and Tyler Seguin led the way.
-
Morning Skate: Can Klefbom become elite D-man for Oilers?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2017 Stanley Cup Final.
Morning Skate: Lineup change time for Preds?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
Boston Bruins' rookie defenseman Charlie McAvoy at practice.
Bruins announce development camp, preseason dates
The Bruins annual development camp will be July 6-9, training camp for rookies opens Sept. 7, main camp Sept. 14 and the preseason begins Sept. 18.
-
Shawn Thornton named VP of business operations for Panthers
The longtime Bruin finished his playing career in Florida. He'll be staying there with his new career. 
-
STANLEY CUP FINAL: Penguins take 2-0 lead with 4-1 win over Predators
The Penguins jump out to a 2-0 Stanley Cup lead after a convincing 4-1 victory over the Predators.
-
Morning Skate: Chiarelli on Eberle trade rumors, McDavid extension
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
-
The Pittsburgh Penguins celebrate their victory over the Nashville Predators in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final.
Morning Skate: Pens take a strange Game 1 over Preds
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
-
Bruins sign Anders Bjork to three-year, entry-level deal
Bjork was a Hobey Baker finalist this season as a junior for Notre Dame.
-
STANLEY CUP FINALS: Guentzel's goal lifts Penguins by Predators in Game 1
Pittsburgh rookie Jake Guentzel beat Nashville's Pekka Rinne with 3:17 left in regulation to put the Penguins ahead to stay in a 5-3 victory in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final
-
Morning Skate: No surprise cheap-shot artists are running wild
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
-
Morning Skate: Crosby has been positive face of his NHL generation
Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading while wishing everybody a safe and relaxing Memorial Day weekend. 
-
Playoff run ends for P-Bruins, but some promising signs
The Boston Bruins AHL affiliate P-Bruins have ended their playoff push in the Calder Cup semi-finals. 
-
bruins-fans-guide-to-stanley-cup-final
A rooting guide to the Stanley Cup Final for Bruins fans
The Stanley Cup Final is upon us, and though the Bruins aren’t participating, plenty of players with ties — good or bad — to Boston are.
-
NHL Mock Draft 1.0: Does Bruins' old hand still have touch?
Bruins assistant GM Scott Bradley is back running the B's draft. Will he repeat the kind of success he had with Krejci, Bergeron, Marchand...etc.?
-
bruins-fans-guide-to-stanley-cup-final
A rooting guide to the Stanley Cup Final for Bruins fans  
The Stanley Cup Final is upon us, and though the Bruins aren’t participating, plenty of players with ties — good or bad — to Boston or the B’s are.
-
NHL Mock Draft 1.0: Does Bruins old hand still have touch?
Bruins assistant GM Scott Bradley is again running the B's draft. Will he repeat the kind of success he had with Krejci, Bergeron, Marchand...etc.?
-