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Backes set to star in Animal Planet special this weekend
David Backes and his wife will be featured in the all-new Animal Planet special, "Stars to the Rescue"
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The Boston Bruins' Dominic Moore gets his shot off for an empty-net goal against the Los Angeles Kings.
What we learned in Bruins' 4-1 win: Back on track
The Bruins bounce back from their first loss under Bruce Cassidy and continue to look like a different team in their victory in LA.
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Paul Newman in "Slap Shot."
Friday, Feb. 24: 'Slap Shot' turns 40
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Highlights: Bruins 4, Kings 1
Catch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 4-1 victory over the LA Kings as they improve to a 5-1 under interim head coach Bruce Cassidy.
Talking Points: Khudobin shuts down Kings in final 40 minutes
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins 4-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings
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Bruins blast Kings 4-1, continue strong start for Cassidy
The Bruins improve to 5-1-0 under interim coach Bruce Cassidy with a 4-1 victory over the Kings
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Chewbacca meets the Dallas Stars' Patrick Eaves.
Thursday, Feb. 23: Eaves and Chewbacca? Now that's hair-raising
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins' forward Brad Marchand takes a hard shot against the Anaheim Ducks.
What we learned in Bruins' 5-3 loss to Ducks: Back to earth for Cassidy's crew
A loss was bound to happen sometime for new Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy, whose undefeated streak ended at four in Anaheim.
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Boston Bruins' forward Brad Marchand takes a hard shot against the Anaheim Ducks.
What we learned: Back to earth for Cassidy's crew
A loss was bound to happen sometime for new Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy, whose undefeated streak ended at four in Anaheim.
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Talking Points: Spooner, third line struggle vs. strong Ducks team
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins loss to the Anaheim Ducks
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Talking Points: Spooner, third line struggle vs. strong Ducks team
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins loss to the Anaheim Ducks
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Highlights: Ducks 5, Bruins 3
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 5-3 loss to the Anaheim Ducks, their first loss under new head coach Bruce Cassidy.
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Ducks' late rally hands Bruins first loss under Cassidy, 5-3
Rickard Rakell breaks a tie with his second goal with 2:34 to play, and the Ducks snap the Bruins' four-game winning streak under Bruce Cassidy.
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Wednesday, Feb. 22: Talking Bruins with Ray Ferraro
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Trade targets for Bruins as deadline nears
Joe Haggerty looks at a number of trade possibilities for the Bruins with the NHL deadline little more than a week away
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Trade targets for Bruins as they enter trade deadline season
Joe Haggerty looks at a number of trade possibilities for the Bruins with the NHL deadline little more than a week away
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Toronto Maple Leafs' St. Patrick's Day jerseys.
Tuesday, Feb. 21: Leafs turning green
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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What we learned: Bruins 2, Sharks 1
The Bruins have come out flat many times this season, and it might have been expected coming off the bye. But that certainly wasn't the case Sunday.
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What we learned: Bruins 2, Sharks 1
The Bruins have come out flat many times this season, and it might have been expected coming off the bye. But that certainly wasn't the case Sunday.
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Morning Skate: Asking price on Shattenkirk should scare off Bruins
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Highlights: Bruins 2, Sharks 1 (OT)
Highlights from the Boston Bruins 2-1 overtime win over the San Jose Sharks
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Talking Points: Bruins get win in return from bye week
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins victory over the San Jose Sharks
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Talking Points: Bruins get win in return from bye week
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins victory over the San Jose Sharks
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Marchand's OT goal helps Bruins beat Sharks, 2-1
Brad Marchand scored on a breakaway with 2:24 left in overtime and the Boston Bruins beat the San Jose Sharks, 2-1
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Matt Beleskey a healthy scratch tonight vs. San Jose
Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy will scratch hard-nosed left winger Matt Beleskey along with Joe Morrow and John-Michael Liles
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Morning Skate: Brian Boyle embroiled in trade rumors
Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading while enjoying Hockey Day in America. 
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Boston Bruins interim coach Bruce Cassidy talks to his team during the game against the San Jose Sharks.
Haggerty: Bruins get chance to show good results weren't just short term
A four-game West Coast trip starts Sunday where the Bruins can demonstrate their coaching change wasn't just a quick fix.  
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Saturday, Feb. 18: NHL more likely in Seattle than NBA?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Cehlarik called back up to Bruins for West Coast trip
Forward Peter Cehlarik, 21, who played his first two NHL games for the Bruins last week, is called back up ahead of a trip that begins Sunday in San Jose.
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Canadiens fans come out in droves to watch Julien's first practice
What's stranger: going to watch a coach practice or going to watch someone you've already watched coach your team practice?
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Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy (left) and former B's coach Claude Julien, now coach of the Montreal Canadiens.
Hagg Bag: Bye week edition
The Bruins are off the ice this week but still making plenty of news with coaching changes, new and old. The readers weigh in.
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Friday, Feb. 17: Grading the Caps' special teams
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Thursday, Feb. 16: Remembering Ilitch's kindness to Rosa Parks
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.   
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Zac Rinaldo: 'I would be in jail' for Nyquist high stick
Currently injured while playing in the AHL, Zac Rinaldo tweeted that he'd be put in jail for a play that only cost Gustav Nyquist six games. 
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Bartkowski leaves P-Bruins, signs with Flames
Ex-Bruins defenseman Matt Bartkowski, released in Providence, has signed a two-year deal with the Calgary Flames.  
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Joe Haggerty's NHL power rankings
The trade deadline is less than two weeks away, and things are starting to get a little tense in the 30 situation rooms around the NHL. 
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Julien says he intends to keep Bruins-Canadiens alive
Claude Julien says he intends to keep the rivalry between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens alive and well.
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Former Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien will return behind the bench of the Montreal Candiens.
Haggerty: Habs already terming Julien 'a superstar', which may be a bit much
While the Canadiens hail new coach Claude Julien - the Bruins old coach - as "a superstar," let's not get too carried away. 
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Wednesday, Feb. 15: Good, bad and ugly with P-Bruins
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty: Julien to Habs a stunner, but we'll see if it makes them better
The Bruins can't be afraid of what Claude Julien may do in Montreal. They should have confidence they made the right decision in changing coaches.
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Landeskog might not be franchise player you're making him out to be
2011 second overall pick Gabriel Landeskog's numbers are trending in the wrong direction. The Bruins should be careful with what they're willing to give up for him.
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Mike Felger celebrates Montreal Canadiens hiring Claude Julien
Michael Felger greated the Montreal Canadiens' hiring of Claude Julien with a round of applause.
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Canadiens fire Therrien, name Julien head coach
Less than one week after being fired by the Bruins, Claude Julien is heading back to Montreal as the first-place Canadiens fire Michel Therrien and name Julien as head coach. 
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Tuesday, Feb. 14: Habs one move away? Stars' Ruff road
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Cehlarik gets first two NHL points, sent back to Providence
After picking up two assists Sunday, rookie winger Peter Cehlarik will practice with Providence during Boston's bye week. 
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Monday, Feb. 13: Should Therrien go, too?
All the links from around the hockey world, including Michel Therrien potentially working on borrowed time. 
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Haggerty: Bruins should pass on Carlo-for-Landeskog swap
Trade rumors are flying about a B's-Avalanche trade involving Brandon Carlo and Gabriel Landeskog. But Don Sweeney should just say no.
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Rask ends career-long struggle vs. Habs at home with shutout win
Tuukka Rask made 25 saves in a shutout victory over the Canadiens, his first regular-season home win against the Habs. 
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Cassidy: Bruins defensemen 'on a roll' with offensive uptick
Kevan Miller and Adam McQuaid are among the Bruins defensemen to score goals since Bruce Cassidy took over as head coach. 
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Backes on win vs. Habs: 'Seems like we are a different team'
The Bruins should be holding their heads high after the first three games under new interim head coach Bruce Cassidy.
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Highlights: Boston Bruins 4, Montreal Canadiens 0
Highlights of the Boston Bruins 4-0 win over the Montreal Canadiens.
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Talking Points: Rask records 36th career shutout
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins 4-0 win over the Montreal Canadiens
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Talking Points: Rask records 36th career shutout
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins 4-0 win over the Montreal Canadiens
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Bruins head into bye week on high note, dominate the Canadiens, 4-0
The Bruins wanted to go into their bye week on an extreme high note, and they did just that with a win on Sunday night.
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Bean: Bruins wouldn't be giving Cassidy a chance if they trade Chara
DJ Bean joins Mike Felger on Sports Sunday to tell you why the Boston Bruins should not trade Zdeno Chara at the trade deadline.
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Bruins ready for 'big matchup' vs. Habs ahead of bye week
It will be a much sweeter bye week for the Bruins if they can muster up a little extra to take down the first place Habs
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Rask back between the pipes vs. Canadiens
After he's had a couple of days off and with his team riding a two-game winning streak, Tuukka Rask gets the start against the rival Canadiens tonight.
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Sunday, Feb. 12: Talking B's-Canucks on Kurtenblog show
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins interim coach Bruce Cassidy talks to his team during the game against the San Jose Sharks.
Haggerty: Early returns are undeniably good for Cassidy, Bruins
Under Bruce Cassidy, the Bruins are playing faster, more aggressive and more decisive offensively just when they needed something to turn their season around.  
Undefeated Cassidy 'not getting caught up' in filling Julien's shoes
Bruce Cassidy says he's 'replacing a legend' in Claude Julien, and so he's not getting carried away by his 2-0 start as Bruins coach.
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Cehlarik 'did a nice job' for Bruins in NHL debut
Rookie forward Peter Cehlarik became the ninth Bruins player to make his NHL debut this season
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Highlights: Bruins 4, Canucks 3
The Boston Bruins playing in their 2nd game under head coach Bruce Cassidy getting the win at home vs the Vancouver Canucks
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Bruins new-look third line stirs up offense in win vs. Canucks
The third line combo of Frank Vatrano, Ryan Spooner and Jimmy Hayes came through in a big way in Boston’s 4-3 win over the Vancouver Canucks
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Khudobin: 'Hopefully I get the monkey off my back' after win
Anton Khudobin is hoping that getting off the losing hook on Saturday will lead to more success in the future.
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Anton Khudobin and Torey Krug (left) celebrate the Boston Bruins' victory over the Vancouver Canucks.
Talking Points: At last, a win from Bruins backup
Anton Khudobin does just enough to get only his second win of the season in the Bruins' 4-3 victory over the Canucks.
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Anton Khudobin and Torey Krug (left) celebrate the Boston Bruins' victory over the Vancouver Canucks.
Talking Points: At last, a win from B's backup
Anton Khudobin does just enough to get only his second win of the season in the Bruins' 4-3 victory over the Canucks.
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Boston Bruins goalie Anton Khudobin makes a save against the Vancouver Canucks.
Bruins edge Canucks 4-3 to improve to 2-0 under Cassidy
David Pastrnak's late third-period goal gives the Bruins a 4-3 victory over the Vancouver Canucks as they make it two wins in a row under interim coach Bruce Cassidy.  
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Saturday, Feb. 11: Yet another reason why Doc Emrick is the best
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien at practice with team captain Zdeno Chara.
Chara on Julien: 'Wherever he goes, he's going to have success'
Bruins captain Zdeno Chara weighs in on the coaching change, wishing Claude Julien well and taking some repsonsibility for the team's disappointing results.
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Felger: "Don't trust" this Bruins team just yet
Felger explains why he's not sold on this Bruins team yet.
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Boston Bruins prospect Peter Cehlarik awaits his chance to impress.
Cehlarik may be looking at making his NHL debut vs. Vancouver
After receiving the call to Boston Tuesday, Peter Cehlarik might make his debut against the Canucks.
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Chara returns to Bruins practice, ‘good to go’ for weekend games
After missing the Thursday night win over the Sharks with an illness, Zdeno Chara returns to Bruins practice.  
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Friday, Feb. 10: What if Rangers were run like Knicks?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak (left) celebrates with teammates Patrice Bergeron (37) and Brad Marchand.
Bruins’ best players set the tone for the rest to follow
Multi-point efforts from their star players led the way, which is what the Bruins will need if they want to reach the playoffs under Bruce Cassidy. 
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Boston Bruins interim coach Bruce Cassidy talks to his team during the game against the San Jose Sharks.
Cassidy: Offensively, Bruins ‘are going to err on the side of aggression’
There was a lot to like from the Bruins offense, but room for improvement on D, in their 6-3 victory over the Sharks in Bruce Cassidy’s debut as interim coach.  
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Highlights: Bruins 6, Sharks 3
Boston Bruins beat the San Jose Sharks 6-3 during their first game with Bruce Cassidy.
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Cassidy on first Bruins victory: 'Who doesn't enjoy a win?'
It had been more than 13 years between wins behind an NHL bench, so nobody blames interim head coach Bruce Cassidy for being pretty excited
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Krug: 'Let's not get ahead of ourselves' with one win
Torey Krug forgoes the compliments and glowing verbal bouquets about Boston’s promising first win under Cassidy
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Haggerty: Bruins show signs of life in first game under Cassidy
The Bruins take an encouraging first step under Bruce Cassidy, beating the Sharks, 6-3
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Is Zdeno Chara the best defenseman of his generation?
Mike Felger and D.J. Bean get into a debate whether Zdeno Chara is the best defenseman of his generation.
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Talking Points: Bergeron shines with four-point night
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 6-3 win over the San Jose Sharks
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Talking Points: Bergeron shines with four-point night
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins 6-3 win over the San Jose Sharks
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Bruins respond with convincing 6-3 win over Sharks
The Bruins strike five times in the first two periods to take home a convincing 6-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks
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NHL Power Rankings: Will bye week be a factor?
This season NHL teams will have bye weeks and everybody must hope that significantly raises the level of play across the league headed into final months
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Chara (illness) out for Thursday night's game vs. Sharks
Zdeno Chara will now be out for Thursday night’s game against the San Jose Sharks with an illness, according to the B’s.
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NHL Power Rankings: Will bye week be a factor?
This season NHL teams will have bye weeks and everybody must hope that significantly raises the level of play across the league headed into final months
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Neely calls out Krejci when asked about Backes
David Krejci is third on the Bruins in points coming off surgery, so why did Cam Neely call him out? 
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Neely insists Bruins didn't hide behind Patriots parade
For the first time this season, a Bruins executive took an interview when team president Cam Neely went on Felger and Mazz Thursday. 
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Spooner positioned to benefit from Bruins' coaching change
Ryan Spooner is again playing for the coach -- Bruce Cassidy -- under whom he's had great success, and someone who may get the most from his ability.
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Cassidy looks to apply lessons learned from Caps stint
It might sometimes be easy to forget that interim Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy has been an NHL head coach before.
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Bruins cancel morning skate, but game vs. Sharks is still on
The Bruins call off their morning skate in Brighton, but are still scheduled to play the Sharks tonight at TD Garden.
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Morning Skate: Is ex-Bruin Jarome Iginla heading to Toronto?
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Julien releases thankful statement following B's firing
Claude Julien dropped a note to the Boston press Thursday after coaching the Bruins for 10 years. 
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Backes: 'Message has been sent' to Bruins with Julien firing
The wakeup call of Claude Julien's firing could be exactly the kind of thing to rattle cages and spur the Bruins into a prolonged stretch of high-level hockey.
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Sweeney: Poor backup goalie plays 'has put tremendous pressure' on Bruins
GM Don Sweeney admits the lack of a capable backup behind Tuukka Rask has hurt the Bruins. Now, Anton Khudobin gets another shot.
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Wednesday, Feb. 6: Talking Julien firing with Marek and Wyshynski
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggert takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Chara missing from Bruins practice for second day in a row
Day 2 of the Bruce Cassidy era begins for the Bruins without captain Zdeno Chara ("under the weather") on the ice again.
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Cassidy excited to get another chance at NHL level with Bruins
Bruce Cassidy is grateful to get another crack as head coach in the NHL more than 10 years after his last gig in Washington
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Sweeney assures Bruins aren't 'deviating from long-term plan'
Don Sweeney has no plans to mortgage Boston’s future no matter what the expectations are from Bruins ownership.
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Morning Skate: Larry Fitzgerald hits the ice with Coyotes
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Marchand: Julien firing 'was avoidable if we'd all done our jobs'
The underachieving Bruins get a dose of reality Tuesday morning when they learn Claude Julien has been fired
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Haggerty: Not a great optic
The Bruins fire the winningest coach in their history on a day that should have been all about the Patriots. 
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New Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy, as a B's assistant, at training camp.
Cehlarik called up to Bruins for first Cassidy-led practice
It's a little different look at Bruins practice as Bruce Cassidy takes over for the fired Claude Julien as coach. Peter Cehlarik is called up from Providence.
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Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney addresses the media after the firing of coach Claude Julien.
Don Sweeney on his job security: 'I feel the heat every day'
Don Sweeney talks about how he feels about his job security going forward after the team has failed to qualify for the playoffs the last two seasons.
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Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney addresses the media after the firing of coach Claude Julien.
Don Sweeney on firing of Claude Julien
Bruins GM Don Sweeney meets with the media to discuss his decision to relieve Claude Julien of his head coaching duties after 10 seasons behind the B's bench.
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Goucher: Which direction should Bruins take in searching for new coach?
Should the Bruins look for an established coach? Someone younger? Someone from the college ranks? Play-by-play announcer Dave Goucher discusses their options.
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Goucher: Will firing Julien make a difference for Bruins?
Bruins play-by-play announcer Dave Goucher wonders if changing coaches will actually make a difference.
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Bruins fire Claude Julien, name Bruce Cassidy interim coach
The struggling Bruins make the move that's been long anticipated, firing coach Claude Julien midway through his 10th season with the team.
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Morning Skate: Never, ever leave a game early
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Bruins and ex-Bruins congratulate Patriots on social media
The Patriots draw plaudits from a number of Bruins, past and present, over their historic Super Bowl victory over the Falcons.
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Sunday, Feb. 5: Ryan White's dad takes on the hecklers
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask and defenseman Brandon Carlo try to clear the puck against Toronto Maple Leafs' Leo Komarov.
Haggerty: Bruins can't overcome faults in losing a must-win game
It wasn't the kind of lifeless dud we've seen before from this group, but the failed comeback against the Maple Leafs exposes the Bruins' same old problems.
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McQuaid and Martin square off in epic, old-time hockey fight
Adam McQuaid and Matt Martin's second period fight isn't something seen often in the NHL anymore.
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Haggerty: B's 'find a way to lose'
So where does it leave the Bruins when they lose an absolute must-win game at the beginning of February?
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Talking Points: Bruins frustrated and disappointed with 6-5 loss
The Bruins' offense exploded for five goals, but that was enough against the Maple Leafs Saturday.
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Talking Points: Bruins frustrated and disappointed with 6-5 loss
The Bruins' offense exploded for five goals, but that was enough against the Maple Leafs Saturday.
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Late goal by van Riemsdyk hands Bruins a crushing loss, 6-5
Scoring five goals wasn't enough for the Bruins Saturday night, as the Maple Leafs edged them 6-5.
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Backes: Bruins 'need their best performance of the year' vs. Toronto
With the Maple Leafs closing in on the Bruins in the playoff race, David Backes knows Boston needs to put aside a season full of inconsistency as they meet tonight.
Saturday, Feb. 4: Islanders reborn as Whalers?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Rask, Bergeron both skate at Bruins practice, ready to play vs. Leafs
Tuukka Rask (groin) and Patrice Bergeron (right knee) are back on the ice for the Bruins and appear good to go tonight vs. the Maple Leafs.
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Bruins 'are not blind to [backup goalie] situation' that can't continue
Tuukka Rask is back on the ice and will likely start tonight vs. the Leafs, but the Bruins know their lack of a reliable backup needs to be addressed.
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Marchand happy to fill role as LBGTQ Ambassador on Bruins
Brad Marchand will now represent the Boston Bruins as one of 30 You Can Play ambassadors with one picked for each of the teams in the NHL.
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Haggerty: Would be wise to avoid Shattenkirk sign-and-trade scenario
It's no surprise the Bruins are linked in the latest round of rumors with Kevin Shattenkirk, but a sign-and-trade scenario is one the B’s should avoid
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Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: The race is on
With the NHL All-Star break in the rear view mirror, the race is on for playoff spots and for teams ready to dip their toes in the trade market.
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Friday, Feb. 3: NHL's Top 10 never-ending stories
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Bergeron, Rask missing from Bruins practice
Patrice Bergeron and Tuukka Rask were injured in the Bruins' loss on Wednesday and weren't at practice with the team on Friday.
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Julien: Bruins need 'some guys to step up' offensively besides Marchand
Brad Marchand's third two-goal game in his past four again shows that the Bruins need more offense from elsewhere.  
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Thursday, Feb. 2: Chris Bourque, 'Crash Davis' of AHL
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled tirp around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask skates away after Tom Wilson follows the puck into the net after the Washington Capitals final goal in the Caps' 5-3 victory.
Haggerty: Bruins' season slipping through their fingers
Yet another loss to the Washington Capitals leaves the Bruins with very little margin for error in the season's final 28 games. 
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Julien: Bruins 'weren't heavy enough to win game' vs. Capitals
Outside of the Brad Marchand goals and a late garbage time score for David Krejci, the Bruins offense was mostly silent against the high-powered Capitals
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Bergeron, Rask banged up in Bruins loss to Capitals
The Bruins lose the battle against the Capitals, but they hope they didn’t lose the war after a couple of key players were banged up after it was all over.
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Talking Points: Eighth consecutive win for Capitals vs. Bruins
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 5-3 loss to the Washington Capitals
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Talking Points: Eighth consecutive win for Capitals vs. Bruins
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 5-3 loss to the Washington Capitals
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B's lose to Capitals despite two goals from Marchand
The Bruins crumble late in the game before dropping a 5-3 decision to Washington despite another two-goal performance from Brad Marchand
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Marchand denies wrongdoing on Stralman hit, deems it 'a hockey play'
Brad Marchand takes issue with those that felt he should have faced supplemental discipline for Tuesday night’s tripping play with Anton Stralman
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Marchand named NHL's No. 2 Star for January
Brad Marchand, who had 11 goals and nine assists in the month, is named one of the NHL's three stars for January.  
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Wednesday, Feb. 1: Bruins' unmatched defenseman legacy
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Bruins call up McIntyre, send Khodbin back to AHL
The Bruins revolving backup goaltender situation takes another spin as Zane McIntyre is called back up from Providence and Anton Khudobin heads back to the AHL.
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Report: NHL won't discipline Marchand over Stralman trip
According to Hockey Night in Canada analyst/host Elliotte Friedman, Brad Marchand's trip of Anton Stralman Tuesday night was not seen as intentional.
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Talking Points: Colin Miller continues improving
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' win over the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Talking Points: Colin Miller continues improving
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' win over the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Bruins defeat Lightning, 4-3, extend winning streak to three
Zdeno Chara's third-period goal breaks a 2-2 tie and sparks the Bruins to their third consecutive victory.
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Bruins know they need to be 'fighting for their life' in final 30 games
The Bruins' post-All-Star break search for consistency, and a playoff spot, begins with back-to-back games in Tampa Bay and Washington. 
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Tuesday, Jan. 31: Ruff times in Dallas
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Carlo hoping to bust through rookie wall down the stretch
Bruins rookie defenseman Brandon Carlo, back on the ice after an injury and the All-Star break, says he's re-engergized to finish his first NHL season strong.  
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Haggerty's Bruins midseason report card
With the Bruins coming out of the All-Star Break weekend, here’s a look at a midseason report card as they ready for the final 30 games of the regular season. 
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Haggerty's Bruins midseason report card
With the Bruins coming out of the All-Star Break weekend, here’s a look at a midseason report card as they ready for the final 30 games of the regular season.
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Khudobin hopes to take advantage of second chance with Bruins
Anton Khudobin struggled during his first stay in Boston, but he aims to be better -- and to stick around -- now that he's back with the Bruins.
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Good news for Bruins: Carlo returns to practice
It appeared Brandon Carlo had suffered a serious leg injury last week, but he was on the ice Monday for the Bruins' first post-All-Star practice.
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Morning Skate: Who got left off the top 100 list?
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Simmonds, Gretzky engineer Metropolitans' All-Star Game win
Coach Wayne Gretzky led the Metropolitan Division to a 4-3 victory over the Pacific Division on Sunday in the final match of the revamped NHL All-Star Game.
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Morning Skate: Chris Pronger gets up close and personal with Justin Bieber
All the links from around the hockey world, including someone questioning the lack of suspension for Brad Marchand's tripping incident.
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Bucks defensive changes don't prevent Thomas from making impact
The Bucks changed up things defensively in the second half, but that still didn’t prevent Isaiah Thomas from making an impact offensively.
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Big goalie, little kid dominate NHL All-Star Skills Competition
Big Mike Smith and little Ryker Kesler stole the show at the NHL All-Star Skills Competition.
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Boston Bruins legends Bobby Orr (left) and Phil Esposito in 1971.
15 former Bruins make the '100 Greatest NHL Players' list
Bobby Orr, Phil Esposito, Brad Park and Ray Bourque are among the Bruins greats who make the Top 100 list, but no Zdeno Chara?
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Saturday, Jan. 28: What the Top 100 would change about the NHL
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien talks to his team in a timeout against the New Jersey Devils.
Hagg Bag: Trying to fix the B's problems edition
With the All-Star break upon us, it's time to dip into the #HaggBag to see what the readers think can cure what ails the Bruins.
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Friday, Jan. 27: Eavesdropping on mic’d up refs
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien talks to his team.
All-Star break coming at the right time for Bruins
Despite interrupting a modest two-game winning streak, the Bruins welcome the break after playing more games than any other team in the East.
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Brad Marchand celebrates one of his two goals for the Boston Bruins against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Haggerty: Bruins put off tough questions with a couple of wins
There’s going to need to be a lot more of wherever the 4-3 victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Penguins came from for the Bruins after the All-Star break.  
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Julien on Bruins victory over Penguins: 'This is the kind of effort we need'
The Bruins knew they were heading into the All-Star break, so they made sure to leave in all on the ice against Pittsburgh.
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Marchand: Speculation about Julien's job status 'media driven'
Claude Julien's job status has been in question of late, but, according to Brad Marchand, the Bruins think that's only outside noise.
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Carlo knocked out of B's win with right leg injury
Brandon Carlo left Thursday night's win and never returned after injuring his right leg on a play that seemed harmless.
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Talking Points: Bruins fall behind early, comeback against Penguins
After dropping four in a row, the Boston Bruins go into the All-Star break having won their last two games, including Thursday's 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.
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Talking Points: Bruins fall behind early, come back against Penguins
After dropping four in a row, the Bruins go into the All-Star break having won their last two games, including Thursday's 4-3 win over the Penguins.
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B's head into All-Star break with 4-3 win over Pittsburgh
After an extended rough patch, the Bruins won two tight games in a row to gain momentum heading into the All-Star break.
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Bruins looking for 'bounce back' vs. Malkin-less Penguins
The Bruins have some payback to deliver after being routed in Pittsburgh on Sunday as they finish the pre-All-Star break schedule hosting the Penguins without Evgeni Malkin.  
Thursday, Jan. 26: Senators playing in Sweden?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: Parity rules at the break
At the All-Star break, only two teams can really be considered out of the playoff race.   
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Marchand avoids suspension, fined $10K for 'dangerous trip'
Brad Marchand escapes a suspension from the NHL but is fined $10,000 for what the NHL calls a "dangerous trip" of the Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall.
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Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: Parity rules
At the All-Star break, only two teams can really be considered out of the playoff race.
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Wednesday, Jan. 25: Flames coach blasts team
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Boston Bruins defenseman Kevan Miller.
Winning return for the Millers to Bruins lineup
Kevan Miller scores his first goal of the season and Colin Miller also returns to bolster the Bruins' defense in the OT win over the Red Wings.
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Maintenance day for Bergeron at Bruins practice
The Bruins are back on the ice after their losing streak-snapping OT victory over the Red Wings, but Patrice Bergeron gets a maintenance day.
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The Boston Bruins celebrate their OT victory over the Detroit Red Wings.
Haggerty: OT win over Wings is nice, but Bruins need much more
The Bruins show some signs of life in ending their four-game losing streak, but they've still got a long way to go.
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Julien: 'When you get tired of losing, you do something about it'
Claude Julien said after Tuesday night's game that the Bruins basically refused to lose, instead showing a desire to win up and down the lineup.
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Pastrnak snaps goal-scoring slump with overtime winner
David Pastrnak snaps a 17-game goal-scoring drought for the OT winners in a 4-3 victory over the Wings while also helping end the team’s four game losing streak.
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Highlights: Bruins 4, Red Wings 3 (OT)
Watch the highlights of the Boston Bruins 4-3 overtime win against the Detroit Red Wings, and hear from Bruins coach Claude Julien and Patrice Bergeron.
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Talking Points: Marchand scores key goal to send game to overtime
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins 4-3 overtime win over the Detroit Red Wings
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Talking Points: Marchand scores key goal to send game to OT
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins 4-3 overtime win over the Detroit Red Wings
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B's snap four game losing streak with 4-3 OT win over Red Wings
The Boston Bruins need a scorched overtime game-winner from David Pastrnak to get a 4-3 overtime win over the Detroit Red Wings
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Tuesday, Jan. 24: Crosby, Matthews top coaches' poll
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Julien: 'The less said and the more shown' is good for Bruins right now
Bruins coach Claude Julien and his team know that actions, rather than words, are what's needed to stop their four-game slide.
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Rask skates, expected to play tonight vs. Red Wings
Tuukka Rask is back on the ice and expected to start for the Bruins at home against the Red Wings tonight after leaving the game Sunday with a migraine.  
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McIntyre still building and earning trust of B's coaching staff
Zane McIntyre's first season hasn't exactly gone as expected. And most of his adjustments are admittedly mental.
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What We Learned in Bruins 5-1 loss to the Penguins
The Bruins lose another tough contest, where they only scored one goal off 45 shots on net.
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What We Learned in Bruins 5-1 loss to the Penguins
The Bruins lose another tough contest, where they only scored one goal off 45 shots on net.
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Chara on slumping B's: Players shouldn't have to be told to work hard
Claude Julien holds a pre-practice video session with the Bruins, and Zdeno Chara hints that the players' effort and commitment was addressed.
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Monday, Jan. 23: Yandle endorses Coyotes
All the links from around the hockey world, including Keith Yandle giving praise to his former team.
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Rask missing from Bruins practice after Sunday exit
Tuukka Rask did not practice with the Bruins a day after leaving Sunday's game with complications from migraines. 
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Julien reaches breaking point with struggling, inconsistent Bruins
After Sunday's 5-1 loss in Pittsburgh, Claude Julien says the players aren't providing enough across the board . . . which has been the case for a while.
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Talking Points: Bruins collapse in third period
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives after the Boston Bruins 5-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins
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Talking Points: Bruins collapse in third period
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives after the Boston Bruins 5-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins
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Sheary, Crosby lead Penguins past Bruins, 5-1
Conor Sheary scores two goals, Sidney Crosby adds his league-leading 28th and the Penguins win their fourth straight game, 5-1 over the Bruins
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Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien talks to his team in a timeout against the New Jersey Devils.
Haggerty: For better or worse, Bruins need to make a call on Julien
Perhaps the best midseason card the Bruins can play is to end the Claude Julien Era. Leaving him twisting in the wind isn't working.
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Sunday, Jan. 22: Jimmy Vesey's rookie wall
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Saturday, Jan. 21: McKenzie on Julien's job security
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
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