Defenseman Colin Miller, 22, came over in the Milan Lucic trade. After a big season in the AHL, he has the potential to make an impact in the NHL.
Signed as a free agent after playing for the Sharks, defenseman Matt Irwin, 27, could become a heavily relied on contributor on the Bruins' blueline.
2yIt appears that the Bruins are still having the same power play issues they've had for the past few seasons: they can't score. It's still early though, and Claude Julien hopes to get his unit in gear.
2yHere's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy andor interesting tidbits -- for Friday, January 25.
2yBoston Bruin Adam McQuaid fought with New York Ranger Brian Boyle looking to give his team some momentum.
2yCracking the Boston Bruins opening night roster was a dream come true for Chris Bourque, but now comes the hard part.
2yThe Bruins scrapped the on-ice portion of Thursday practice after completing a stretch of three games played in five days and readying for a rare Friday night home tilt against the New York Islanders.
2yThe third period of Wednesday nights highly entertaining 4-3 loss in overtime to the New York Rangers was the night that Tuukka Rask officially laid claim to being the Boston Bruins No. 1 goaltender.
2yEven in a loss, everything Hamilton is doing continues to impress Bruins officials.