The Bruins have not been able to circle the wagons on defense in times of need through three games this season. That has to change soon.
A new system, a roster in transition . . . and the same coach? What did Cam Neely and Don Sweeney THINK would happen with the Bruins?
Defense and goaltending used to be the bedrock of the Bruins' success. Now it's the cause of their early season failures.
3yZdeno Chara is headed overseas, which isn't a great sign for contract negotiations.
3yDoes the Great One have any positive messages about the NHL labor situation?
3yAgent for Bruins captain says several offers on table but Chara will likely play in his native Slovakia
3yThe AHL will have more talented players this year as the NHL is locked out so the product should be better. It'll be a good chance for young players to get better, too.
3yAll sorts of links about the NHL lockout dispute, including the ins and outs of the negotiations and one player's impassioned rant against the NHL owners.
3yWhile it was good to finally see hockey being played by skaters in Black and Gold sweaters on Saturday morning at the Rhode Island Sports Center, it wasnt exactly what anybody hoped.
3yZach Trotman netted a hat trick in Saturday's Providence Bruins scrimmage.