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Vancouver Canucks' first-round 2017 draft pick Elias Pettersson.
Morning Skate: Not a dry eye as Canucks draftee gets the call
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled try around the NHL.
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Bruins don't extend qualifying offer to Joe Morrow
With free agency just around the corner, the Bruins have officially cut ties with former first-round pick, Joe Morrow
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Low risk . . . but low reward, too?
The Bruins played it safe in their first draft since the departure of head scout Keith Gretzky. Joe Haggerty hands out his report card on the picks.
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Jacobs, Recchi, Andreychuk among HOF class of 2017
The Bruins’ owner, two former Bruins players and one Hockey East legend are among those announced to be enshrined in the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2017.
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Morning Skate: Petersen snubs Sabres, Fleury pens letter to Pittsburgh
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
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Haggerty: B's need to do more if they want improvement
The Bruins did perfectly fine over draft weekend, but a big move or two is still needed if they are going to make the jump that everybody wants to see
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Morning Skate: Flames land Hamonic in trade with Islanders
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
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Bruins go for a defensive project late with Daniel Bukac
The Boston Bruins finished up their 2017 NHL Draft class with a bit of a project
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Bruins take a flier on skilled Victor Berglund in 7th round
The Bruins take a shot at a more offensive-minded Swedish defenseman late with seventh-round pick of Victor Berglund.
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Boston Bruins sixth-round 2017 draft pick Cedric Pare.
Pare 'brings energy' as big-bodied, sixth-round Bruins pick
"We've seen some good things from him," Bruins assistant GM Scott Bradley says of French-Canadian center Cedric Pare (6-2, 200 pounds).   
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Boston Bruins fourth-round draft pick Jeremy Swayman.
Bruins tap Maine-bound goalie Swayman in fourth round
After passing on BU goalie Jake Oettinger in the first round, the Bruins pick University of Maine-bound goalie Jeremy Swayman with the 111th pick overall.
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Boston Bruins second-round 2017 draft pick Jack Studnicka.
Bruins go for some skill with Studnicka pick in second round
With the 53rd selection overall, the Bruins select 18-year-old center Jack Studnicka, who had a strong OHL playoffs.  
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No. 1 pick of the 2017 NHL Draft Nico Hischier of the New Jersey Devils.
Morning Skate: Devils get a good one in No. 1 pick Hischier
CSN Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty: Bruins playing it pretty safe at the NHL Draft
As opening nights go at the NHL Draft, Friday night was a bit of a ho-hum affair for the Boston Bruins
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Bruins select defenseman Urho Vaakanainen with No. 18 pick
The Boston Bruins have selected Finnish defenseman Urho Vaakanainen with the No. 18 pick in the NHL Draft.
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Morning Skate: Pronger on his way to a GM job?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella.
Report: Bruins among several teams interested in Wild's Scandella
The Bruins are reportedly in discussions with the Minnesota Wild about a trade for defenseman Marco Scandella, but have plenty of company.
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Don Sweeney: Bruins 'lost a good player' in Colin Miller
Don Sweeney said the Bruins didn’t want to lose a player like Colin Miller, but it’s also true that he would have been stuck behind younger D-men on the depth chart
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Bruins' 2017-18 schedule has three Habs games in eight days
The rivals won't face each other until mid-January.
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The Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron wins another Selke Trophy.
Morning Skate: How Haggs voted for the NHL Awards
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty reveals his voting for the NHL Awards and takes his daily, link-filed trip around the league.  
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Haggerty: Loss of Colin Miller not a significant one for B's
Colin Miller is plucked off the Bruins' roster by Las Vegas, but the expansion draft could have been much worse for the B's.
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Bergeron makes Bruins history with fourth Selke Trophy
Patrice Bergeron makes hockey history on Wednesday night at the NHL Awards Show in easily the best moment of the evening for the Bruins.
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Bruins lose Colin Miller in expansion draft
The Golden Knights could either keep or trade the 24-year-old defenseman after plucking him from Boston's roster.
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Morning Skate: Will Leafs' Vegas side deal get them Colin Miller?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Report: Leafs targeting Colin Miller in expansion draft deal
Colin Miller could be spun off to the Toronto Maple Leafs following the Vegas Golden Knights expansion draft
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At a loss: Who B's (and others) will lose tonight
Here's our best guess at the 30 players (one from each NHL team) the new Vegas Golden Knights will select Wednesday to stock their roster.
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Former Arizona Coyotes' Shane Doan.
Morning Skate: Coyotes not re-signing Shane Doan the right move?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty's NHL mock expansion draft
Here's our best guess at the 30 players (one from each NHL team) the new Vegas Golden Knights will select Wednesday night to stock their roster for their inaugural season.
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Morning Skate: Flames acquire Smith from Coyotes
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Checking in on every Don Sweeney draft pick
Heading into Don Sweeney’s third draft as Bruins GM, here’s an update on each of his selections so far. 
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Colin Miller, McQuaid, Beleskey left unprotected
The Bruins released their protection list on Sunday morning for this week’s NHL Expansion Draft, and there are no real surprises.
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NHL Mock Draft 4.0
It’s the calm before the storm., i.e. the expansion draft. After that there will be a frenzy of activity . . . and here's how the draft is looking prior to it all beginning.
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Russian left wing Ilya Kovalchuk, formerly of the New Jersey Devils.
Haggerty: Bruins don't need to get caught up in Kovalchuk Sweepstakes
Some advice for the Bruins as Russian left wing Ilya Kovalchuk, 34, seeks to return to the NHL. Don’t waste any time or resources on him.
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Morning Skate: Blueshirts looking for help on blue line
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: Are Kings where the Bruins were?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Tough guy Zac Rinaldo won't be returning to the Bruins
Zac Rinaldo has been told this week that he won’t be back with the Boston Bruins.
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Morning Skate: Phaneuf forcing trade from Senators?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Bruins tease look at redesigned jerseys
The full jerseys, which have been redesigned by Adidas, will be unveiled next Tuesday in Vegas. 
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Haggerty: Handicapping possible expansion draft losses
The Bruins will lose one player to the Vegas Golden Knights next week in the NHL expansion draft. Joe Haggerty breaks down the candidates.
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Haggerty: Handicapping possible expansion draft losses
The Bruins are set to lose one player to the Vegas Golden Knights next week in the NHL expansion draft. Joe Haggerty breaks down the candidates.
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San Jose Sharks' Joe Thornton (left) and Patrick Marleau.
Morning Skate: Some big-name Sharks available?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Bruins sign AHL veteran D-man Tommy Cross to one-year deal
The Bruins re-sign longtime depth defenseman Tommy Cross, who had an emergency call-up in the playoffs, to a one-year deal.  
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P-Bruins coach Kevin Dean named assistant with Bruins
A familiar face will join Bruce Cassidy behind the bench in Boston next season. Kevin Dean, Cassidy’s longtime assistant coach in Providence, has been promoted to work alongside Cassidy with the Bruins.
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NBC SPORTS: Penguins will accept White House invitation
After reports surfaced that the Golden State Warriors would not visit the White House following their championship victory,  the Pittsburgh Penguins said they will accept an invitation following their second
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Bean: Should Bruins pay Shattenkirk or Chara?
Signing Kevin Shattenkirk doesn't fill a major need for the Bruins, but extending Zdeno Chara's contract helps shore up a weakness.
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Morning Skate: Can other NHL teams replicate Penguins' blueprint for success?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Bean: Get the duckboats ready for . . . who?
The Celtics and Bruins are both young and improving. Both fan bases are hopeful for a championship payoff. But who'll get there first?
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Vegas: Bruins' odds to win Cup worse in 2018 than in 2017
The Boston Bruins have actually lost ground from last season, according to Bovada
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Something's Bruin with Pastrnak
This isn't Kessel or Hamilton redux: All signs point to the B's cutting a deal with David Pastrnak that will keep him in Boston long term.
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Morning skate: Are Penguins NHL's next dynasty?
Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading while impressed an NHL team in the salary cap era was able to win back-to-back Stanley Cups.
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STANLEY CUP FINALS: Penguins beat Predators to repeat as champions
Pittsburgh Penguins become the NHL's first team in nearly two decades to repeat as champions following a 2-0 win over the Nashville Predators in Game 6
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Morning Skate: Subban not speaking to media is a bad look for the NHL
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Movement near the top of the draft board?
The big question is whether or not the Stars are going to trade the No. 3 overall pick, and throw the rest of the NHL Draft into a little bit of turmoil 
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NHL Mock Draft 3.0: Movement near the top of the draft board?
The big question is whether or not the Dallas Stars are going to trade the No. 3 overall pick, and throw the rest of the NHL Draft into a little bit of turmoil
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Player-by-player look at what B's should do in free agency
The Bruins should steer clear of Kevin Shattenkirk, but is there anyone they should target instead? 
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Hagg Bag: What should the Bruins do this offseason?
With the draft - both regular and expansion - looming and free agency ahead, time to see what moves the readers would like to see the Bruins make.
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Vegas Golden Knights logo.
Morning Skate: How good can the Vegas Golden Knights be in Year 1?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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A player-by-player look at what the Bruins should do in free agency
The Bruins should steer clear of Kevin Shattenkirk, but is there anyone they should target instead?
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Morning Skate: Matt Duchene a Senators trade target?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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STANLEY CUP FINALS: Penguins crush Predators 6-0 to take 3-2 lead
The defending champions provide an emphatic reminder of what makes them such a difficult out in a 6-0 demolition of the Nashville Predators in Game 5
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Morning Skate: Can Bruckheimer produce NHL in Seattle?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty: Wheels turning on summer improvement plan
The Bruins may have ended their playoff drought, but there's still plenty of holes on this roster to be addressed. Now's the time.  
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Morning Skate: Nico Hischier and the evolution of Swiss hockey
CSN Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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The 2017 Stanley Cup Final has a lot in common with 2011
Home teams winning and mouth-related incidents are just some of the similarities between 2017 and 2011. 
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Sidney Crosby (left) and P.K. Subban after Game 2 of the 2017 Stanley :Cup Final.
Morning Skate: Will Subban breathe new life into Crosby?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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The 2017 Stanley Cup Final has a lot in common with 2011
Home teams winning and mouth-related incidents are just some of the similarities between 2017 and 2011.
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STANLEY CUP FINAL: Preds beat Penguins, 4-1; tie series 2-2
Frederick Gaudreau scored the go-ahead goal 3:45 into the second period, as the Predators beat the Penguins 4-1 on Monday night to even the series at 2-2.
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Morning Skate: Kessel frustrated with Penguins?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Why B's should (and shouldn't) trade first-round pick
Don Sweeney says he's willing to trade the Bruins' first-round draft pick. Should he? 
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Should Don Sweeney trade the Bruins 1st round pick?
Joe Haggerty joins Sports Sunday with Mike Felger to discuss why Don Sweeney and the Bruins could trade away their 1st round draft pick in the upcoming draft.
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How will signing of Anders Bjork impact the Bruins?
It’s impossible to predict just exactly how good 20-year-old Anders Bjork is going to be with the Bruins next season.
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Morning Skate: Okposo visits Sabres for first time since illness
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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STANLEY CUP FINALS: Predators top Penguins 5-1 to avoid 0-3 hole
The Nashville Predators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1 Saturday night to pull within 2-1 in the best-of-seven series.
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NHL Mock Draft 2.0: Shades of 2010?
With the top two of Nolan Patrick and Nico Hischier and question marks beyond that, this draft has the feel of 2010.   
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NHL Mock Draft 2.0: Shades of 2010?
Beyond the top two of Nolan Patrick and Nico Hischier, this draft has the feel of 2010, where Taylor Hall and Tyler Seguin led the way.
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Morning Skate: Can Klefbom become elite D-man for Oilers?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2017 Stanley Cup Final.
Morning Skate: Lineup change time for Preds?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins' rookie defenseman Charlie McAvoy at practice.
Bruins announce development camp, preseason dates
The Bruins annual development camp will be July 6-9, training camp for rookies opens Sept. 7, main camp Sept. 14 and the preseason begins Sept. 18.
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Shawn Thornton named VP of business operations for Panthers
The longtime Bruin finished his playing career in Florida. He'll be staying there with his new career. 
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STANLEY CUP FINAL: Penguins take 2-0 lead with 4-1 win over Predators
The Penguins jump out to a 2-0 Stanley Cup lead after a convincing 4-1 victory over the Predators.
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Morning Skate: Chiarelli on Eberle trade rumors, McDavid extension
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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The Pittsburgh Penguins celebrate their victory over the Nashville Predators in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final.
Morning Skate: Pens take a strange Game 1 over Preds
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Bruins sign Anders Bjork to three-year, entry-level deal
Bjork was a Hobey Baker finalist this season as a junior for Notre Dame.
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STANLEY CUP FINALS: Guentzel's goal lifts Penguins by Predators in Game 1
Pittsburgh rookie Jake Guentzel beat Nashville's Pekka Rinne with 3:17 left in regulation to put the Penguins ahead to stay in a 5-3 victory in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final
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Morning Skate: No surprise cheap-shot artists are running wild
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Morning Skate: Crosby has been positive face of his NHL generation
Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading while wishing everybody a safe and relaxing Memorial Day weekend. 
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Playoff run ends for P-Bruins, but some promising signs
The Boston Bruins AHL affiliate P-Bruins have ended their playoff push in the Calder Cup semi-finals. 
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A rooting guide to the Stanley Cup Final for Bruins fans
The Stanley Cup Final is upon us, and though the Bruins aren’t participating, plenty of players with ties — good or bad — to Boston are.
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NHL Mock Draft 1.0: Does Bruins' old hand still have touch?
Bruins assistant GM Scott Bradley is back running the B's draft. Will he repeat the kind of success he had with Krejci, Bergeron, Marchand...etc.?
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A rooting guide to the Stanley Cup Final for Bruins fans  
The Stanley Cup Final is upon us, and though the Bruins aren’t participating, plenty of players with ties — good or bad — to Boston or the B’s are.
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NHL Mock Draft 1.0: Does Bruins old hand still have touch?
Bruins assistant GM Scott Bradley is again running the B's draft. Will he repeat the kind of success he had with Krejci, Bergeron, Marchand...etc.?
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Morning Skate: Larry Robinson parts ways with Sharks
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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From perfect to Pooh: The best and worst Bruins uniforms
The Bruins haven't had that many bad jerseys. Adidas had better not screw that up. 
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From perfect to Pooh: The best and worst Bruins uniforms
The Bruins haven't had that many bad jerseys. Adidas had better not screw that up.
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Morning Skate: Former PC coach Army on Avs' rough year
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara (center) and teammates salute the fans after their Game 6 playoff loss to the Ottawa Senators.
Report: Changes coming to Bruins' uniforms?
The Bruins are one of 13 NHL teams that will have some changes made to their jerseys next season, according to Sportslogos.net.  
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Coyotes hire Craig Cunningham as scout
Known as a high-character player who was popular with his teammates, Cunningham’s transition to scouting lets him further his career after a scary break.
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Morning Skate: Overreacting to the Oilers' window
All the links from around the hockey world, including a claim that the Oilers' window could be closing. 
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Morning Skate: Do Caps have mental block come playoff time?
CSN Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty: Reports of Seidenberg's demise were greatly exaggerated
The Bruins let Dennis Seidenberg go last offseason, but -- as he proved in the World Cup of Hockey, with the Islanders, and now in the IIHF World Championships -- he still has something left in the tank.
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The Ottawa Senators celebrate a goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins in their playoff series.
Monday, May 22: Senators all out of playoff magic?
All the links from around the hockey world, including the Senators' playoff fortune finally changing. 
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Sunday, May 21: Has Kessel changed?
All the links from around the hockey world, including Phil Kessel fitting in with his third team. 
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Morning Skate: Time for Sullivan to coach Pens up
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.   
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The Ottawa Senators celebrate a goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins in their playoff series.
Haggerty: Senators' postseason run makes it easier to swallow Bruins' loss
The hard-fought series the Bruins gave the Senators becomes even more encouraging for Boston's future the further Ottawa goes on its Stanley Cup run.
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Thursday, May 18: Penguins name baby after Phil Kessel
All the links from around the hockey world, including a baby being named after Phil the Thrill. 
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Morning Skate: Savard opens up about battle with post-concussion syndrome
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Morning Skate: Phil the Thrill comes through for Penguins
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Young Bruins finding their way during World Championships
David Pastrnak and Charlie McAvoy are getting regular action for their respective home countries during the World Cup of Hockey
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Monday, May 15: Preds' Johansen sounds off on Ducks' Kesler
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Sunday, May 14: Oshie done in Washington?
All the links from around the hockey world, including T.J. Oshie's tricky free agent future. 
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Haggerty: B's need to fight temptation to pick through Capitals wreckage
Major changes could be coming to the Capitals organization, and the Bruins should pass on big-ticket players like Alex Ovechkin and Kevin Shattenkirk
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Saturday, May 13: Ex-Bruin Green a natural as Canucks coach
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: Ovechkin's Game 7 injuries don't compare to Bergeron's
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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B's aiming to be true contenders again soon
The Bruins have laid the foundation for future success. They may not break through next season, but here's why they could be a force to be reckoned with sooner rather than later.
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Bean: For love of God, don't let Bishop's new contract fuel dumb Rask takes
Everything comes back to Tuukka Rask somehow being a problem for the Bruins. 
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Should the Bruins consider trading for Alex Ovechkin?
With rumors swirling that the Washington Capitals have to move on from Alex Ovechkin, our Early Edition crew debates whether the Boston Bruins should pursue him.
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Thursday, May 11: A Sharks' offseason roster shakeup?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Cassidy plays a key role in making Bruins a playoff team again
Bruce Cassidy woke up a sleeping Bruins team and had them playing their best hockey in years down the stretch. His leadership should be a big part of their future, too.
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Strong core was key to Bruins' revival
With good health and buoyed by a strong showing under a new coach down the stretch, the B's key vets showed there's still plenty left in the tank.
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Boston Bruins defenseman Bobby Orr scores the Stanley Cup-winning goal on May 10, 1970.
Wednesday, May 10: Blues looking to lock up Parayko long term
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Five best moves for Don Sweeney this season
Here are the top-5 moves from Sweeney in his second season heading the hockey ops department for the Bruins.
Bergeron and Rask both undergo successful surgeries
Both Patrice Bergeron (sports hernia) and Tuukka Rask (right groin) had successful surgeries this week.
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Sweeney getting better all the time . . . and so are B's
Just like the Bruins team that rebounded on the ice this year, Don Sweeney was much improved in his second season as general manager. It's a big reason the B's are back on the right track.
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Morning Skate: McQuaid heads to Vegas in one mock expansion draft
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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The next five Bruins prospects ready to jump in and help
The Bruins mixed in plenty of young talent in returning to the playoffs and there's more on the way.  
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The next five Bruins prospects ready to jump in and help
The Bruins mixed in plenty of young talent in returning to the playoffs and there's more on the way.
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Bruins basking in the fountain of youth
Three straight strong drafts replenished the Bruins talent base and have the franchise pointed in the right direction.
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Morning Skate: Nashville's in unchartered terrirory, and wants to keep going
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Morning Skate: Brendan Smith looking like sneaky good pick this offseason
Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading while the Stanley Cup playoffs are really ramping up to a great level. 
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Hagg Bag: Setting the course for the Bruins offseason
The Bruins have locked up Bruce Cassidy. Now comes the hard part - putting the roster together for next season. The readers have plenty of questions.
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Saturday, May 6: Bad call costs Oilers vs. Ducks
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Friday, May 5: New faces in Washington if they lose to Pens?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
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Haggerty: There's no market value for B's
The mixed-bag signings of Matt Beleskey and David Backes should convince the rebuilding B's to stay away from free agency.
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Backes hopes to be better after 'humbling' first season in Boston
For those looking for more out of David Backes next season, the 32-year-old Boston Bruins power forward agrees with you.
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Boston Bruins left winger Matt Beleskey left the game in Buffalo after a check to his lower body.
Bruins' Beleskey on this season's struggles: 'It's not who I am'
The Bruins' Matt Beleskey managed only three goals and eight points in a disappointing season. He vows to improve heading into next season.
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Thursday, May 4: Long way from Winnipeg for new Vegas Insider
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty: Bruins have plenty of options for offseason improvements
Cam Neely and Don Sweeney can boast plenty of young talent and have bought themselves some time by showing true progress this season. 
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Wednesday, May 3: What about the ladies at Oilers’ new home?
CSN Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Bjork to give B's a decision after world championships
Anders Bjork is expected to notify the Boston Bruins about his plans for the upcoming season following his stint for Team USA
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Jacobs on state of the Bruins: 'Happy with where we are'
The Bruins accomplished part of Jeremy Jacobs' goal by pushing their way back into the playoffs this season.
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Tuesday, May 2: Another Crosby concussion
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Jacobs on Bruins’ coaching change: ‘It was overdue…maybe a little late’
Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs, at his end-of-the-season presser, says a coaching change was probably too long in coming because of the loyalty he and others had in Claude Julien.  
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Jacobs on NHL in 2018 Olympics: ‘I don’t think it’s gonna happen’
Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs said he doesn’t foresee an 11th-hour change that would put the NHL back in the 2018 Olympics.
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Bruins end of season report card
Joe Haggerty hands out his grades for the Boston Bruins after the 2016-17 season
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Bruins end of season report card
Joe Haggerty hands out his grades for the Boston Bruins after the 2016-17 season
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Monday, May 1: Rangers coach’s moves coming back to haunt them?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy and GM Don Sweeney address the media
Bruins will add assistant coach, tap Bradley to run draft board
Bruins GM Don Sweeney confirmed this week that they will be retaining the current assistant coach group of Joe Sacco, Jay Pandolfo and Bob Essensa
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Saturday, April 29: The race for the top pick in NHL Draft
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Pastrnak on looming RFA status: 'I obviously love it here'
David Pastrnak is going to get paid after dropping 34 goals and 70 points in just his third NHL season.
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McQuaid on going in the NHL expansion draft: ‘I hope that’s not the case for me’
Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid could be left unprotected and off to Vegas in the June NHL expansion draft. He’s hoping that doesn’t happen.
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Friday, April 28: Why combine NHL Awards with expansion draft?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Cassidy on Spooner: Claude didn't like his defense; I didn't like his offense
Bruce Cassidy was less than complimentary of restricted free agent forward Ryan Spooner Friday on Toucher & Rich. 
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Cassidy opens up on Bruins' future, Claude Julien and more
The new Bruins coach joins Toucher and Rich for a candid conversation about the team’s up- and-coming youth, Ryan Spooner’s struggles and his relationship with Claude Julien.
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'No hard or fast decisions' made yet on Moore, Stafford or Liles
Drew Stafford, John-Michael Liles and Dominic Moore are all veteran players set to be unrestricted free agents on July 1
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Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy and GM Don Sweeney address the media
Cassidy ‘proud, honored and privileged’ after getting Bruins' permanent gig
Bruce Cassidy meets the media a day after the Bruins remove the interim tag and embraces his second chance at being an NHL head coach.
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‘No firm decision yet’ from Bjork about signing with Bruins
The Bruins remain hopeful of signing prospect Anders Bjork before he heads back to Notre Dame.  
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Boston Bruins GM Don Sweeney addresses the media.
Sweeney: Bruins still want to ‘become a deeper, more talented team’
A return to the playoffs marked progress for the Bruins, but GM Don Sweeney acknowledges there’s a long way to go. 
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Thursday, April 27: Julien loses longtime Habs assistant
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Stafford on return to Bruins: 'I would definitely be into it'
Drew Stafford says he loved his time in Boston and would welcome any chance to return before hitting the open free agent market on July 1.
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Boston Bruins defenseman prospect Charlie McAvoy from Boston University.
McAvoy added to Team USA roster, wants to make ‘big impact’ with Bruins next season
After getting his first NHL experience with the Bruins in the playoffs, defenseman Charlie McAvoy, 19, will join Team USA for the World Championships next month.
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Iginla reportedly buys $4.5 million house in Boston
Is Jarome Iginla moving back to Boston? 
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Wednesday, April 26: How Rangers can bust Senators’ trap
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Bean: Why we should shut up about Tuukka Rask, Part 1 million
The Tuukka Rask conversation has gotten so out of hand that he's actually underrated in Boston now. 
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Haggerty: What other choice was there for Bruins but Cassidy?
Bruce Cassidy, named the Bruins’ permanent coach Wednesday, left no doubt he was the right guy for the job by leading the banged-up B’s back to the playoffs. 
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Bruins make it official, name Cassidy coach
Bruce Cassidy has the interim tag removed and is named the permanent head coach of the Bruins after leading them back to the playoffs. 
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Chara interested in summer contract extension
Zdeno Chara has no intention of riding off into the sunset. He wants a contract extension from the Boston Bruins.
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Carlo 'frustrated' that concussion caused him to miss playoffs
Brandon Carlo suffered the worst concussion of his career at the end of the regular season after getting clobbered by Alex Ovechkin.
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Krug had MCL injury in knee, 'had a chance' to play in Game 7
Torey Krug said it wasn’t a definite, but that he might have been able to play in a Game 7, had there been one.
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Bergeron played season with sports hernia, may face surgery
Patrice Bergeron played the entire season with a sports hernia that happened in the final practice prior to the start of the 2016-17 season.
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Do's and don'ts for the Bruins offseason
The Bruins are a team in transition. Here's how they should navigate the offseason.
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Do's and Don'ts for the Bruins offseason
The Bruins are a team in transition. Here's how they should navigate the offseason. 
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The Boston Bruins salute their fans after they were eliminated in Game 6 against the Ottawa Senators.
Looking into Bruins’ crystal ball: Who stays? Who goes?
With the Bruins’ season over, time to take stock of who’ll still be here when training camp rolls around in a few short months.
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Tuesday, April 25: Bergevin says Habs won’t blow up roster
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Morning Skate: Guy Boucher proves to be a man of the people
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Haggerty: Cassidy should be rewarded for a job well done
The Bruins' fortunes changed dramatically when Bruce Cassidy replaced Claude Julien, and he should be given the head coaching job.
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Goucher: Cassidy gave Bruins the 'jolt' they needed
The Bruins playoff run is over. Dave Goucher joins Toucher and Rich to discuss the future of the Bruins.
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Haggerty: Undermanned Bruins can stand tall
Injuries reduced the Bruins' chances of beating Ottawa to almost nil. Yet they fought hard and kept the series close.
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Bruce Cassidy '100 percent' wants to be Bruins head coach
Bruce Cassidy says he absolutely wants to be the Bruins head coach next season, and Bob Beers gives his opinion on whether he has earned the job.
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Game 6 Highlights: Senators 3, Bruins 2 (OT)
Highlights from Game 6 at the TD Garden as the Boston Bruins lose in overtime to the Senators, which eliminates them from the playoffs.
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Pastrnak owns 'really tough' experience taking OT penalty in loss
David Pastrnak takes responsibility for his ill-timed penalty, and looked pretty upset after watching his team fall from the penalty box
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Talking Points: Pastrnak's ill-timed penalty proves costly
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' Game 6 overtime loss to the Ottawa Senators.
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Talking Points: Pastrnak's ill-timed penalty proves costly
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' Game 6 overtime loss to the Ottawa Senators.
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Gronki to Bruins: 'Keep your heads up'
Rob Gronkowski tweeted out his reactions to the Boston Bruins' season ending loss to the Ottawa Senators Sunday.
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MacArthur OT goal gives Senators 3-2 win, ends Bruins season
A Clarke MacArthur overtime goal wins Game 6 for the Ottawa Senators and closes the book on the Bruins' season.
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Injured Krejci out, Belesky in for Bruins for Game 6 vs. Ottawa
Bruce Cassidy opts for veteran Matt Beleskey and his heavy forechecking ability to replace the injured David Krejci in the Bruins' lineup.
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Morning Skate: Kovalchuk looking to return to NHL
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Injured Krug resumes skating for Bruins
The longer the Bruins can hang around in the Stanley Cup playoffs, the greater the chances they can enter some healthy bodies back into the equation. 
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Saturday, April 22: Game-winner interrupts live shot in Edmonton
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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'Rankled' Bruins were fired up by Senators chirping at injured Krejci
The Senators trash talk after David Krejci left following a knee-on-knee hit served to motivate the Bruins in their Game 5 win.  
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The Boston Bruins celebrate Sean Kuraly's double-overtime goal that beat the Ottawa Senators in Game 5.
Bruins 'come back and show some character' overcoming all obstacles in Game 5 win
Injuries, calls going against them, facing elimination. The Bruins fought through them all to stave off elimination and head home for Game 6. 
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Kuraly enjoys his 'good night,' scoring first two NHL goals to win Game 5
Sean Kuraly was put into the lineup because Bruce Cassidy felt he would bring more “will to win puck battles” in a desperate playoff situation
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Talking Points: Kuraly earns gold star for heroics
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' double-overtime victory over the Ottawa Senators
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Talking Points: Kuraly earns gold star for heroics
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' double-overtime victory over the Ottawa Senators
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Kuraly scores double-OT goal, Bruins stay alive with 3-2 victory
Sean Kuraly scores on the rebound of a Charlie McAvoy point blast to give the Bruins a 3-2 double-overtime win in Game 5
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Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron
Bergeron looking to make history as Selke finalist
Patrice Bergeron has once again been recognized as one of the best defensive players in the NHL. Bergeron was named a finalist for the 2017 Selke Trophy
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Pastrnak focuses on generating more offense for Bruins in Game 5
David Pastrnak has been silenced by the Senators, and says he wants 'to play the same hockey I did during the regular season' when he scored 34 goals.
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Spooner likely out, Kuraly likely in as Bruins prepare for last stand
Bruce Cassidy makes lineup changes for the Bruins' do-or-die Game 5, and the most significant is that Ryan Spooner won’t be playing.
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