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Talking Points: Pastrnak looks ready for regular season
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins preseason victory over the Chicago Blackhawks
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Three first period goals power B's to 4-2 win over Blackhawks
Powered by three goals scored in the first period, the Bruins take a 4-2 win over a preseason roster of Chicago Blackhawks
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Morning Skate: Blackhawks looking for right mix on fourth line
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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'Under the weather' Chara won't play tonight after missing two days of camp
Zdeno Chara and Kenny Agostino won't play in the Bruins' final home preseason game tonight against the Chicago Blackhawks.
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Backes: 'Standing for every national anthem with my hand over my heart'
Two-time US Olympian David Backes of the Bruins: "There are better avenues and better methods to state [a protest]."  
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B's prospects Zboril, Senyshyn and McIntyre among camp cuts
The Bruins had waited and gave a long look before making their first substantial cuts in training camp
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Morning Skate: Can BU's Keller break through with Coyotes?
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Talking Points: Czarnik a bright spot for Bruins in loss to Red Wings
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins preseason loss to the Detroit Red Wings
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Talking Points: Czarnik a bright spot for Bruins in loss to Red Wings
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins preseason loss to the Detroit Red Wings
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Beleskey happy to return from foot injury
After he was hit in the foot by a shot in the Bruins' preseason opener, Matt Beleskey was worried, but he's back and in the lineup for tonight's preseason game in Detroit. 
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Morning Skate: Sean Avery vs. Tortorella
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Marchand stepping up his twitter game to hilarious effect
Brad Marchand has the perfect mixture of good humor and clout as a star NHL player, and that usually combines for a pretty powerful voice on Twitter.
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Cassidy: Khudobin 'has a leg up' on backup competition in B's camp
Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy indicates Anton Khudobin has the inside track on the backup job after finding his groove in the second half of last season
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Morning Skate: Why NHL players hate analytics
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins prospect Jesse Gabrielle.
Gabrielle learning his NHL lessons, just like his idol Marchand
The comparisons to Brad Marchand have been made of Jesse Gabrielle since he was drafted by the Bruins. He showed why on Thursday night. 
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Haggerty: Fuming over face-offs
Many players, including Bruins stars Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron, are frustrated by the strict enforcement of the NHL's new face-off rules and its impact on the flow of the game.  
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Talking points: Agostino makes statement
Kenny Agostino's game-winning goal in overtime is one of Joe Haggerty's talking points from the Bruins' 2-1 overtime win over the Flyers.
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Agostino's overtime goal lifts Bruins over Flyers, 2-1
The Boston Bruins continued to pick up wins in the preseason by all different methods. 
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Boston Bruins left-wing prospect Anders Bjork at development camp.
Bjork faces 'good test' in first real audition with Bergeron and Marchand
Anders Bjork, 21, gets to live his NHL dream tonight on a line with Patrice Bergeron and Brad Marchand in a preseason game against the Flyers.  
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Morning Skate: Kurz takes Sharks' coverage to The Athletic
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Bruins' Krug suffers fractured jaw, out at least three weeks
Veteran defenseman Torey Krug, hit in the mouth by a puck Tuesday night against the Red Wings, will miss the remainder of the exhibition season and possibly the start of the regular season.
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BST PODCAST: Do Bruins have the same chance to win a championship as the Celtics?
The BST crew discusses the Bruins and Celtics chances to win a title, Brandin Cooks' first couple games as a Patriot, and more.
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Czarnik trying not to be 'forgotten man' in camp
With so many young, quality forwards battling for Bruins roster spots, Austin Czarnik is making his bid not to be overlooked.  
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Boston Bruins' rookie Charlie McAvoy in the Stanley Cup playoffs against the Ottawa Senators.
Morning Skate: Sorry, Shaughnessy but young B's are on the rise
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins rookie Anders Bjork is congratulated after a goal.
Haggerty: They're meeting the challenge
The Bruins were looking for their young forwards to step up in camp and the early returns show that's just what's happening. 
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Krug, Forbacka Karlsson suffer upper body injuries vs. Red Wings
The Bruins ended Tuesday night’s preseason home date with another feel-good victory over the Red Wings, but it may have come at a cost.
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Czarnik puts on a show vs. Red Wings
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins' 4-2 exhibition victory over the Detroit Red Wings
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Highlights: Bruins 4, Red Wings 2
Highlights from the Bruins 4-2 preseason win over the Red Wings.
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Bruins explode for three goals in second period, beat Red Wings, 4-2
The Bruins continue their preseason display of youth and speed by opening their home exhibition season with a win over the Red Wings
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Boston Bruins' Brad Marchand (right) and Carolina Hurricanes' Jay McClement take a face-off.
Marchand: Face-off rule ‘an absolute joke’
Brad Marchand isn’t loving the emphasis on enforcing face-off violations: 'Basically you have to be a statue . . . There are ways to make the game better, but this isn’t one of them.'  
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Jake DeBrusk of the Boston Bruins
DeBrusk excited ‘to get his look tonight’ with Krejci, Pastrnak
The Bruins are giving the former first-round pick Jake DeBrusk a big audition on a line with David Krejci and David Pastrnak in a preseason game tonight. 
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Vancouver Canucks forward prospect Brock Boeser.
Morning Skate: Should Canucks’ prospect Boeser do his learning in the NHL?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Former Boston Bruins former Boston Bruins fourth-round pick Jesse Gabrielle.
Gabrielle showing some fourth-line swagger in camp
Former fourth-round pick Jesse Gabrielle scores a goal in the preseason opener and has plenty of confidence in his bid to bid a surprise addition to the Bruins’ NHL roster.  
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Can playoff heroics lead to steady job?
If Sean Kuraly peforms in camp the way he did in last year's Stanley Cup playoffs, he has a good shot to stick with the Bruins.
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Morning Skate: The need for speed is taking over the NHL
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Thoughts, observations from first weekend
There’s a full complement of players in camp, no major injuries to speak of, and a brisk, fast pace that the Bruins hopping.
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No Bergeron in B' s lineup for Quebec City preseason opener
Patrice Bergeron is one of the favorite sons of Quebec City, but that wasn’t enough to get him into the lineup for the Bruins Monday night preseason opener.
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Thoughts and observations from first weekend of B's camp
Here are a few thoughts and observations from B’s training camp.
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Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy (left) and former B's coach Claude Julien, now coach of the Montreal Canadiens.
Cassidy: Exhibition game vs. Habs, Julien 'not much of a storyline'
Bruce Cassidy doesn't think any hard feelings will creep into a game where players are just trying to get their bearings after months away from the ice.
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Marchand ready to pick up where he left off
Brad Marchand knows he won’t be sneaking up on anyone anymore after scoring 76 goals over the last two seasons, but he's not worried about heightened expectations.
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Morning Skate: Bruins cap situation isn't messy at all
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Purcell hopes to rekindle NHL career in Boston
Teddy Purcell is hoping to come away with an NHL job with the Boston Bruins at the end of training camp.
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Boston Bruins winger David Pastrnak talks to reporters on his first day at training camp.
Pastrnak keeping it real in his return to Bruins
'For me, it’s still hockey and I’m excited to be back,' says David Pastrnak as he returns to the ice with his Bruins teammates at camp.
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Pittsburgh Penguins Evgeni Malkin (left) and Phil Kessel.
Morning Skate: Malkin, Kessel sticking together
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Bjork, DeBrusk getting early looks in big spots at Bruins camp
Talented young forwards Anders Bjork and Jake DeBrusk are getting extended looks at earning top-six spots as Bruins camp gets rolling. 
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Haggerty: Time for fans to put trust in Sweeney
Don Sweeney has gone from inexperienced executive to a tireless, methodical manager who Bruins fans can feel good putting their trust in
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Morning Skate: Leafs a team players are now drawn to
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Countdown to camp: Brad Marchand
Brad Marchand has risen from fourth-line pest to one of the NHL's best. Expect another stellar - and perhaps more disciplined - season from the Bruins' leading scorer.  
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Look for Marchand to continue to elevate his game
Brad Marchand has risen from fourth-line pest to one of the NHL's best. Expect another stellar - and perhaps more disciplined - season from the Bruins' leading scorer.
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Haggerty: Paid up, now put up
David Pastrnak, 21, is getting paid like one of the elite, young players in the NHL. He's shown those skills. Now, he'll have to continue to produce.   
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PODCAST: How Bruins and Pastrnak got a deal done
Joe Haggerty joins Boston Sports Tonight to break down how, seemingly out of nowhere, the Bruins signed David Pastrnak.
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Bruins interested in extension for Chara
Hold off on the Bruins' farewell tour for captain Zdeno Chara, 40. 'We would like him to keep playing' for the B's, says GM Don Sweeney and an extension is pretty much a formality.   
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'It's a deal both sides are happy with'
It's win-win for the Bruins and David Pastrnak: His holdout lasts about 45 minutes into camp and he and Don Sweeney come away pleased with his six-year, $40 million deal.   
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Look for a healthy Bergeron to be back at the top of his game
Fully healed after offseason surgery, expect the Patrice Bergeron who's been the heart and soul of the B's to return this season.  
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Patrice Bergeron
Full healed after offseason surgery, expect the Patrice Bergeron who's been the heart and soul of the B's to return this season.
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The Boston Bruins at training camp.
'Higher expectations' as B's open camp
With the David Pastrnak deal done, the Bruins opened training camp on Thursday with a goal of going beyond a second consecutive playoff appearance.  
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Haggerty: Good deal
CSN's Joe Haggerty confirms a TSN report that the Bruins and David Pastrnak have reached agreement on a six-year, $40 million extension.
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Pastrnak likely to miss start of camp; 'no breakthrough' in talks
David Pastrnak remains behind in his native Czech Republic as his agent and Bruins general manager Don Sweeney continue to try to work toward a contract extension for the game-breaking forward. 
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Spooner 'wasn't happy' with last year's play
Ryan Spooner didn’t know what to expect this offseason, and the speedy center certainly had his doubts about whether he’d be back with the Bruins this season.
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Carlo's success the model for Bruins draft-and-development system
Brandon Carlo arrived ahead of schedule last season and, at 20, should be a staple on the B’s back end for a long, long time.  
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Brandon Carlo
Brandon Carlo arrived ahead of schedule last season and, at 20, should be a staple on the B’s back end for a long, long time.
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Morning Skate: McDavid's deal is highest value in the NHL
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty: Good start for Anders Bjork
With the hopes pretty high for 21-year-old Anders Bjork heading into NHL training camp at the end of this week, he obliged with a strong start at rookie camp in Buffalo last weekend.
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Time to begin looking for solutions
If the Bruins want again reach the playoffs, they'll need a lot to go right. Some affirmative answers to these (and other) questions should help that happen.  
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Five biggest questions for the Bruins as they open camp
If the Bruins want again reach the playoffs they'll need a lot to go right. Some affirmative answers to these (and other) questions should help that happen.
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The Vancouver Canucks' Sedin twins, Daniel (left) and Henrik.
Morning Skate: Sedin Twins' 'Dear Vancouver' letter
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Look for Pastrnak to continue to produce once the Bruins pay up
With David Pastrnak unsigned and camp just a couple of days away, it’s down to a waiting game. How long can the Bruins afford to be without a key cornerstone of their future? 
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: David Pastrnak
With David Pastrnak unsigned and camp just a couple of days away, it’s down to a waiting game. How long can the Bruins afford to be without a key cornerstone of their future?
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Report: Pastrnak has multiple offers from the KHL
David Pastrnak reportedly has “multiple offers” on the table from the KHL if he and the Bruins can’t come to a suitable agreement.
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Hagg Bag: Emptying the bag before camp
With training camps scheduled to open, there won’t be a lot of time for the carefree days of Hagg Bag mailbags until we get into the grind of the regular season.
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: David Krejci
David Krejci is at a bit of a crossroads in his Bruins career at 31 years old.
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: David Krejci
David Krejci is at a bit of a crossroads in his Bruins career at 31 years old.
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Bergeron happy to be injury free at last
Now that it’s all over, Patrice Bergeron will let on that last season was more than a little bit of a character-testing slog for the always dependable center. 
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Bruins, Red Sox, Panthers and Rays joining together for Irma Relief
The Bruins, Red Sox, Rays, and Panthers are joining forces to raise money for Hurricane Irma relief efforts.
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Morning Skate: Panthers housing emergency crews for Hurricane Irma
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Countdown to camp: David Backes
David Backes hopes to bring more consistency to the Bruins in his second season with Boston.
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: David Backes
David Backes hopes for more consistency in his second season with Boston.
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McQuaid feels lucky to avoid Vegas
Adam McQuaid was left out there for the taking by expansion Vegas but he's happy to be back with the Bruins.  
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Morning Skate: Lightning's Cup window still open
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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McAvoy has got all the goods, but there's bound to be a learning curve
One of the future cornerstones of the franchise, Charlie McAvoy's rookie season will be all about lessons learned, for him and the Bruins.  
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Charlie McAvoy
One of the future cornerstones of the franchise, Charlie McAvoy's rookie season will be all about lessons learned, for him and the Bruins.
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Haggerty: It's time for Bruins forward prospects to step up
If last season was the year of the young defensemen through at the NHL level, this should be the year of the forward for Boston’s stocked prospect group.
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Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice behind the bench.
Morning Skate: You're on notice, Winnipeg
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Is a Miller-McAvoy pairing ahead for Bruins?
Kevan Miller has reached a comfort zone with the Bruins, but there could be some challenges ahead this season.  
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Kevan Miller
Kevan Miller has reached a comfort zone with the Bruins, but there could be some challenges ahead this season.
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Morning Skate: Quick transition to coaching for Ott
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney addresses the media after the firing of coach Claude Julien.
Sweeney: Bruins, Pastrnak 'will find a deal at some point in time'
There's not much movement in the contract talks with David Pastrnak, Bruins GM Don Sweeney reports with training camp a week away.  
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Is Spooner in position to succeed in Boston, or elsewhere?
Back at center, Ryan Spooner looks to put a disappointing end to last season behind him. Whether that happens with the Bruins remains to be seen.   
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Ryan Spooner
Back at center, Ryan Spooner looks to put a disappointing end to last season behind him. Still, whether that happens with the Bruins remains to be seen.
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Haggerty: Still a middle ground with Pastrnak
While there remains a sizeable gap between the Bruins and David Pastrnak in contract talks, room remains for compromise as camp closes in.  
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Brandon Pirri of the Florida Panthers.
NHL Panthers come to Boston to escape Hurricane Irma
Panthers CEO Matthew Caldwell tells The Miami Herald the team is prepared to open training camp in Massachusetts if necessary.
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In Year 2, Backes wants to be 'a bigger factor'
David Backes, 33, changed his offseason workout regimen and looks to improve on an up-and-down first season with the Bruins.  
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Morning Skate: If no NHL, then Olympics await for Jagr
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Is this the year Vatrano realizes his potential?
With the Bruins in need of players to claim top-six jobs on the wing, Frank Vatrano has the right level of talent and experience to seize the opportunity. 
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Frank Vatrano
With the Bruins in need of players to claim top-six jobs on the wing, Frank Vatrano has the right level of talent and experience to seize the opportunity.
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Chara wants to stay beyond this year
Zdeno Chara made it clear that he’s willing to talk about his future with the Boston Bruins whenever they make it a priority.
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Morning Skate: Chara among hardest-working NHL defensemen
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Matt Beleskey
Matt Beleskey heads into the 2017 season with something to prove.
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Matt Beleskey
Matt Beleskey heads into the 2017 season with something to prove.
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Countdown to camp: Torey Krug
Torey Krug is an extremely valuable core member of the Bruins and a player who should just be entering the best years of his career.
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Countdown to camp: Torey Krug
Torey Krug is an extremely valuable core member of the Bruins and a player that should just be entering the best years of his career.
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Burning question: Which rooks get looks?
The Bruins are counting on young prospects to fill gaps in their roster. Here are five who could emerge later this month in camp.  
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Bruins burning question: Which rookies make team out of camp?
The Bruins are counting on young prospects to fill gaps in their roster. Here are five who could emerge later this month in camp.
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Morning Skate: Tippett the next Kessel?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Schaller looks to put it all together with Bruins this season
Tim Schaller wasn’t expected to break camp with the Bruins last season, but the 26-year-old turned into a mainstay on the NHL roster. 
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Tim Schaller
Tim Schaller wasn’t expected to break camp with the Bruins last season, but the 26-year-old turned into a mainstay on the NHL roster.
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Morning Skate: Linden pumped about Canucks' makeover
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Acciari on the verge of establishing himself with Bruins
After splitting time between Boston and Providence the past two seasons, Noel Acciari is poised to make a bigger impact with his feisty style.  
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Noel Acciari
After splitting time between Boston and Providence the past two seasons, Noel Acciari is poised to make a bigger impact with his feisty style.
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Beleskey ready to 'stick with his game' coming off down season with B's
Matt Beleskey has tried to put himself in the best position to bounce back from a truly disappointing second campaign with the Bruins
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Morning Skate: Ribeiro retires after addiction relapse
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
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McQuaid's back and fighting the usual health questions, too
Adam McQuaid returns to the Bruins for his usual role as a stay-at-home defenseman ready to drop the gloves to defend him teammates, and the usual questions about his health.
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Adam McQuaid
Adam McQuaid returns to the Bruins for his usual role as a stay-at-home defenseman ready to drop the gloves to defend him teammates, and the usual questions about his health.
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Bergeron: Pastrnak 'wants to be here'
Patrice Bergeron remains “optimistic” that the David Pastrnak contract situation won’t become a major issue for the team.
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Morning Skate: 'Injury-plagued' Tuukka Rask? Um, no.
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Bruins looking for more from Riley Nash in his second season in Boston
Riley Nash will try to build on the gains he made in the second half of last season as he prepares for a larger role with the Bruins.  
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Riley Nash
Riley Nash will try to build on the gains he made in the second half of last season as he prepares for a larger role with the Bruins.
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Bruins would like to see the late-season version of Khudobin behind Rask
From now until the beginning of training camp, CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty is profiling players who will be on, or have a chance to be on, the 2017-18 Bruins. *Today: *Anton Khudobin.  
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Anton Khudobin
From now until the beginning of training camp, Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty is profiling players who will be on, or have a chance to be on, the 2017-18 Bruins. Today: Anton Khudobin.
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Brandon Pirri of the Florida Panthers.
Morning Skate: Pirri gets a tryout deal to return to Panthers
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: Stamkos getting ready for camp
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty: Time for Bruins to pay up with Pastrnak
With training camp approaching and the market now set for players like David Pastrnak, it's time for the Bruins to move past their original offers and sign him.
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Source: Pastrnak’s camp not impressed with either offer from B's
The Bruins gave David Pastrnak his choice of a six- or seven-year deal early in the summer
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Morning Skate: Butcher signs with Devils
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: Bruins missing from NHL Network's Top 20 D-men
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: What we learned at star-studded Biosteel camp
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: What would happen if the Coyotes moved?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Jimmy Hayes to attend Devils camp on PTO
The veteran wing was bought out by the Bruins this offseason. 
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Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak is congratulated after his first-period goal against the Philadelphia Flyers.
Hagg Bag: B's attractive to young players
NHL training camp is less than a month away, and Joe Haggerty answers your questions as the hockey offseason comes to a close.
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Bean: Putting themselves at risk
Offer sheets don't happen in the NHL, but there's a potential contract that could make the Bruins' situation with David Pastrnak even messier.  
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Morning Skate: Plenty of capable players on free agent market
CSN Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Morning Skate: Coach sees 100-point season from Flames
CSN Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggs: Only choice is signing Pastrnak
In order to avoid the kind of mistakes they've made with young players in the past, it's time for the Bruins to pay up for David Pastrnak.
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Morning Skate: Pastrnak stalemate 'could go into training camp'
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Felger: Bruins are in an 'impossible spot' with Pastrnak
Mike Felger says that the Boston Bruins are being put in an impossible spot with David Pastrnak's contract situation.
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Morning Skate: Jagr looking for love on Tinder...from NHL teams
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty: Pastrnak's price tag just went up
Leon Draisaitl's eight-year, $68 million extension with the Edmonton Oilers raises the bar for David Pastrnak's contract
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Haggerty: Bruins have their Rask plan, and they need to stick with it
The Bruins and Tuukka Rask hope they’ve refined the formula for his highest efficiency level after another season of mixed results.
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Morning Skate: Bruins not involved in Will Butcher negotiations
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Healthy Krug 'not taking a step back'
Torey Krug is healthy, confident and ready to again produce the best season of his NHL career.
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Morning Skate: Pastrnak is not going anywhere
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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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.
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Haggerty: Bruins aren't trading Pastrnak
The David Pastrnak-may-be-traded rumors indicate talks are in the hardball stage. But, by all accounts, the B's have no appetite for such a deal.
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Morning Skate: Bruins Summer Fan Fest tour hits road
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: Time for Trouba to make the Jets pay?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the majors.
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Haggerty: Should the Bruins keep Pastrnak below Marchand's deal?
The Bruins and David Pastrnak remain decidedly apart on a contract extension for the game-breaking, 21-year-old right winger.
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Morning Skate: On the road to Newfoundland
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: Dallas Stars take stand against 'bathroom bill'
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: Jagr considering playing in Europe
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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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.
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Morning Skate: Best wishes to Eddie Olczyk
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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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.
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Morning Skate: Canada and Russia brawl in Sochi
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Morning Skate: Tavares' stalemate with Islanders continues
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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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.  
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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
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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.  
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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.  
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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.  
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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.  
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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.
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Morning Skate: Semin applies to grad program at Russian university
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Morning Skate: Should B's pursue Butcher?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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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.
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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.
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Morning Skate: Johansen, Preds agree to eight-year deal
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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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.
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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.  
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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.
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Morning Skate: Markov's time with Canadiens likely up
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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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. 
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Morning Skate: NHL passes on participating in 2018 Olympics
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: Tempered expectations for Bolts' rookie Sergachev
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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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.  
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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.
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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?  
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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.   
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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.  
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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.  
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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.
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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. 
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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.  
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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. 
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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.
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Morning Skate: Why the Leafs for ex-Bruin Dominic Moore?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Morning Skate: What should Habs expect from Drouin?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
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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.
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Morning Skate: Tortorella in line for big pay raise
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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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. 
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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.
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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.  
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