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Boston Bruins defenseman Paul Postma.
Postma "ready and excited" to make his Bruins debut
It took seven games into the regular season, but it looks like Paul Postma will be making his Bruins debut on Saturday night.
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Morning Skate: Two sports writing legends talk Bruins
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Miller, Krejci game-time decisions tonight; O'Gara called up
Kevan Miller and David Krejci go through the morning skate but are game-time decisions for tonight against the Sabres, while defenseman Robbie O'Gara gets a call-up from Providence.
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Morning Skate: Habs' Pacioretty blames himself
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
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Adam McQuaid’s leg is broken, will have surgery Monday
Defenseman Adam McQuaid’s right leg is broken, he'll have surgery Monday and is expected to miss eight weeks after he was injured blocking a shot in a Thursday night victory over Vancouver.
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Boston Bruins rookie Anders Bjork is congratulated after a goal.
Bergeron’s return also a boost for Bjork
Rookie Anders Bjork (two goals, three points in the victory over the Canucks) may have benefitted the most from Patrice Bergeron coming back into the Bruins’ lineup.  
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Krejci, McQuaid forced out of B's win with injuries
The Boston Bruins' David Krejci and Adam McQuaid exited Thursday night’s 6-3 win over the Canucks with injuries.
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Bergeron returns as game-changing force for Bruins
To the surprise of absolutely nobody, the presence of Patrice Bergeron is a major game-changer for the Boston Bruins. 
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Return of Bergeron, Backes propels Bruins past Canucks, 6-3
The Bruins were hoping for a big boost from the return of Patrice Bergeron and David Backes to the lineup, and that’s exactly what they got against the Vancouver Canucks.
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Agostino looking forward to 'the right opportunity' with the B's
Kenny Agostino will get his chance now with injuries and ineffectiveness creating an opening for him on the Boston Bruins.
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Rask out indefinitely for B's with a concussion
Tuukka Rask has been diagnosed with a concussion, and will be out indefinitely for the Bruins.
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Auston Matthews coming into his own
With the start the Toronto Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews is off to, Sidney Crosby might be about to have company as the best player in the East.
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Haggerty's Power Rankings - Matthews coming into his own
With the start the Toronto Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews is off to, Sidney Crosby might be about to have company as the best player in the East.
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Rask out tonight as he recovers from practice collision
Tuukka Rask is evaluated for a possible concussion and won't play tonight against the Vancouver Canucks. Anton Khudobin gets the start.
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B's shuffling the deck looking for answers
With the Bruins ranking among the league’s worst just a handful of games into the season, they are both introducing a few new forwards to the mix
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Groin tear to sideline Bruins' Spooner for four to six weeks
The Bruins have absorbed another substantial injury to their forward group with the news that Ryan Spooner will be out 4-6 weeks with a torn groin.
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Vegas Golden Knights logo.
Morning Skate: Issues with gambling and Vegas Golden Knights?
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
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Inconsistent B's hope to settle in at home
The Bruins' level of play has been all over the map in the first part of the season. They hope to find some consistency in their upcoming four-game homestand.
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Rask helped off ice after collision at practice
Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask had to be helped off the ice after an apparent collision with teammate Anders Bjork.  
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Backes, on mend from bout with diverticulitis, may return Thursday
David Backes is back practicing with the Bruins, who are hopeful he'll be able to play Thursday night against the Canucks.
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It's on me, says Tuukka, not the team
Tuukka Rask tries to clarify his comments after the Bruins' loss in Vegas. "I definitely wasn’t mad at our team. I was more mad at myself, so that’s that," he says.  
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Morning Skate: Shawn Thornton brightening hospitalized kids' days
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Backes and Bergeron return to Bruins practice, may be back in action soon
The Bruins have been without Patrice Bergeron and David Backes since the beginning of the regular season, but both may soon return to the lineup.
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Familiar faces get best of B's in Vegas
A few familiar faces helped hand the Bruins their third truly dreadful-looking defeat in five games played on the young hockey season
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Trouble's Bruin after only five games
Yes, the Bruins have only played five games. But already it seems like their season is danger of going off the tracks.
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Spooner, McQuaid injured in Bruins' loss to Golden Knights
The Bruins are already missing a handful of players to injuries, and they may have lost a couple more in Sunday’s loss to the Vegas Golden Knights.
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Talking Points: Tuch, Subban lead the way for Golden Knights
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins' 3-1 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights
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Talking Points: Tuch, Subban lead way for Vegas
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins 3-1 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights
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Subban makes 21 saves, Golden Knights beat Bruins, 3-1
Malcolm Subban makes a couple of pretty good saves against a Bruins group that appears to be going half-speed in a 3-1 loss to the expansion Golden Knights
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Morning Skate: Looks like B's are going to face Subban
Marc-Andre Fleury has been placed on injured reserve with what’s suspected to be a possible concussion, and that means the Golden Knights are expected to start Malcolm Subban against the Bruins
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Bruins' best come through in must-have win over Coyotes
The Boston Bruins were in a situation this weekend where they needed their best players to step up and earn a win. That's exactly what happened on Saturday night.
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Bjork hoping to build on first NHL goal
In a rookie season that’s been a little turbulent through the first four games, Anders Bjork certainly had a performance to build on in Saturday night’s win.
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Khudobin's on horse, not under it
Anton Khudobin is overjoyed after helping lead the Bruins to a 6-2 win over the Arizona Coyotes in his first start of the season.
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Talking Points: Chara rises to occasion vs. Coyotes
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 6-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes
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Chara rises to occasion vs. Coyotes
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins' 6-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes
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Big second period, solid goaltending propel B's to 6-2 win
The Bruins get off to a slow start, but score three second period goals en route to a 6-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes
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Kevan Miller good to play vs. Coyotes after knee scare
Kevan Miller had a scare after taking a Frank Vatrano blast off his right knee at Friday’s practice, but declared himself fit and ready to play Saturday night
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Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy had led the team to victories in five of his first six games.
Bruins try to simplify things after a couple of rough losses
Bruce Cassidy's message to his team as they prepare for back-to-back games in Arizona and Vegas? Just play simple, hard and strong hockey.
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Morning Skate: The most important player on each NHL team
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins rookies Anders Bjork (left), Jake DeBrusk and Charlie McAvoy.
Waiting on the learning curve
With the Bruins fully committed to a youth movement, they'll have to wait out the inconsistencies that their young players are showing in the early going.  
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B's 'need good games' out of goalies, Khudobin gets start vs. Coyotes
Tuukka Rask will get his first breather of the season with this weekend’s back-to-back road games against the Coyotes and Golden Knights.
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Bergeron doesn't skate with B's, expected to miss more games
Patrice Bergeron looks like he’ll miss the weekend with the mysterious lower-body injury that’s already caused him to miss the three games of the season.  
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Buffalo Sabres coach Phil Housley talks to his team.
Morning Skate: Cheer up, Bruins fans, you could be Buffalo
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Don't panic yet over young, banged-up B's
Relax, Bruins fans; consecutive losses to Colorado don't spell crisis for the Bruins, especially considering how young they are and who they're currently missing.
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Detroit Red Wings fans toss octopus on to the ice.
Morning Skate: Let the octopi fly in Detroit?
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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A lot more missing from Bruins than Bergeron
Not only are the Bruins without their best player in Patrice Bergeron, but a second loss in a row to the Avalanche shows they're lacking a lot more. 
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A lot more missing from Bruins than Bergeron
A second loss in a row to the Avalanche shows the Bruins are lacking more than just their best player, Patrice Bergeron.
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Talking Points: Ugly again
The Bruins lay another egg against the Avalanche, this time in Colorado.
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Talking Points: Another ugly performance
The Bruins lay another egg against the Avalanche, this time in Colorado.
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Bruins drop second straight to Avalanche, 6-3
The Avalanche earned a 6-3 victory over the Bruins in their home opener Wednesday night.
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Boston Bruins prospect Danton Heinen.
Heinen ready to show he still rates as a B's prospect
Bruins prospect Danton Heinen is back with the big club after being one of the last cuts in camp.
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Ten-year-old Coleman Walsh of Walpole, Mass., joins the Babson College hockey team.
Morning Skate: Dream come true for 10-year-old Babson 'rookie'
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins winger Brad Marchand.
Marchand looking to turn things around
Some of it is missing Patrice Bergeron or perhaps it's just his usual slow start, but Brad Marchand has been frustrated in the early going.    
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Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: First week in the books
The NHL season is underway and teams are rising and falling in the NHL Power Rankings
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First week in the books
The NHL season is underway and teams are rising and falling in the NHL Power Rankings
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Bergeron misses practice, B's aiming for a weekend return
Bruce Cassidy says Patrice Bergeron has been ruled out for Wednesday night’s game in Colorado, but the hope is that he’ll be able to return by the weekend
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Morning Skate: Habs struggling to sell out home opener
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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B's rookies 'looking for a bounce-back game'
It wasn’t a particularly enjoyable video session for Jake DeBrusk and his fellow young players on Tuesday morning ahead of Bruins practice.
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Boston Bruins prospect Danton Heinen.
Bruins recall Heinen, sign ex-Canadien Ryan White to PTO
After a rough shutout loss to the Colorado Avalanche, the Bruins made some alterations to their roster ahead of a three-game West Coast road trip through Colorado, Arizona and Las Vegas.
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Haggerty: Bruins still a work in progress
After an opening night where everything went swimmingly, the Bruins show that there's still learning to do with their young lineup.
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Krug 'okay' in return after fractured jaw
There weren’t many bright spots for the Bruins in a shutout loss to the Avalanche, but the presence of a healthy Torey Krug represents one of the few.
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Cassidy: 'Young, old, in-between' failed vs. Avs
Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy spread out the blame evenly to pretty much everyone and everybody, including himself
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Talking Points: Varlamov outplays Rask
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins loss to the Colorado Avalanche
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Talking Points: Varlamov outplays Rask
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins loss to the Colorado Avalanche
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Bruins' home futility against Avs continues in 4-0 loss
The B's are now winless in their last 12 home games against Colorado, dating back to 1998, after suffering a 4-0 shutout defeat.
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Morning Skate: Should Avs bench Duchene until they trade him?
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins rookie Jake DeBrusk celebrates his first NHL goal with teammates.
A day of challenges for Bruins rookies in matinee vs. Avs
The Bruins' youngsters aren't used to participating in the afternoon matinees that pop on an NHL schedule, and they need to find a way to manufacture readiness in a potentially challenging setting.
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Bergeron returns to B's practice, doesn't look like he'll play vs Avs
The Bruins aren’t officially ruling out Patrice Bergeron for Monday afternoon’s matinee against the Avalanche, but it’s a good bet that No. 37 will miss his second straight game.
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Morning Skate: Jagr surprises "Traveling Jagrs" in Calgary
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Former Boston Bruins great Derek Sanderson-then-and-now..
Morning Skate: Derek Sanderson's remarkable second act
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Krug sheds non-contact jersey, hasn't been ruled out for Avs
Torey Krug, whose jaw was fractured in the preseason, might be back earlier than expected. Maybe Monday afternoon against Colorado?
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'Kid' Krejci
With three assists on opening night, David Krejci, 31, has the spring in his step of the younger Bruins, who drew most of the postgame attention.
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Acciari breaks finger, will miss six weeks
The Bruins will be without scrappy fourth-liner Noel Acciari for the first few weeks of the season.   
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Morning Skate: Why no youth movement between the pipes?
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins rookie forward Jake DeBrusk.
A heartwarming debut
Rookie Jake DeBrusk’s first NHL goal on opening night was made even more special by having his dad, former NHLer Louie, witnessing it in the crowd.  
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Boston Bruins rookie Jake DeBrusk celebrates his first NHL goal with teammates.
Haggerty: Young B's draw opening raves
The Bruins set the bar up fairly high for the next 81 games with a strong effort out of the gate with their youth and speed on display.  
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Noel Acciari exits win with injury after blocking a shot
Noel Acciari is forced out of Boston’s 4-3 opening night win with an injury suffered blocking a shot
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DeBrusk, McAvoy and Bjork all kick off B's careers with a bang
If the Bruins were trying to get all of the firsts out of the way in their season opener, they did a pretty good job of it in Thursday night’s win over the Predators. 
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Talking Points: Big night for the young Bruins
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins victory over the Nashville Predators on opening night
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Talking Points: Big night for the young Bruins
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Boston Bruins victory over the Nashville Predators on opening night
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Highlights: Bruins 4, Predators 3
Highlights from the TD Garden as the young Boston Bruins defeat the Nashville Predators season-opening opening game, 4-3.
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Young talent carries Bruins over Predators in season opener, 4-3
The talk through all of Bruins training camp has been about the influx of youthful talent, and those players showed why on opening night.
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Morning Skate: Doc Emrick honors Dave Strader
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Bergeron, Backes both ruled out for Bruins' opener tonight
Patrice Bergeron (lower body injury) and David Backes (illness) are ruled out of the Bruins lineup for opening night against the Nashville Predators.
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Haggerty: Youth will be served
The influx of young talent will serve the Bruins well this season, and may pay off handsomely in years to come. 
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The footsteps of Father Time
The Bruins may be without an injured Patrice Bergeron at the start of a season for the second straight year, and, at age 32, the wear and tear of 14 seasons may be beginning to take their toll.
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BEST OF BST PODCAST: Previewing Sox playoffs, Bruins opener, Pats vs. Bucs
The BST crew previews all of the big games that will take place Thursday.
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What are the expectations for the Bruins this season?
Joe Haggerty joins BST to talk about his expectations for the Bruins as they open the season on Thursday night.
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Haggerty's NHL power rankings
With the NHL preseason in the books, it’s on to the games that really count in the 2017-18 regular season.
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It's looking like a three-peat
The Bruins are looking good for a playoff appearance and some individual honors, but in the end the Cup may be carried by some very familiar faces.
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Morning Skate: Have a laugh with the NBC Sports Boston Camera Guys
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron
Bergeron sits out practice again, questionable for Thursday's opener
For the second straight year, the Bruins might be without their best player -- Patrice Bergeron -- to start the regular season.
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Jacobs: 'I don't see, necessarily,' a 2020 NHL lockout
An NHL work stoppage is thought to be looming in 2020, but Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs says the labor problems may be avoided.
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Morning Skate: Spooner works on DJing skills during the offseason
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins goalie Malcolm Subban makes a save against the Chicago Blackhawks in a preseason game.
Sweeney: Subban getting claimed on waivers "a loss for us"
The Vegas Golden Knights claimed Malcolm Subban off the waiver wire on Monday.
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Beleskey gets his groove back
After an injury-plagued down year in 2016-17, Matt Beleskey worked hard over the summer and appears to once again be the high-energy, physical gritty wing who was an asset to the Bruins in his first season.
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Krug rejoins Bruins for practice; Bergeron exits ice early
Krug is expected to miss roughly the first three games of the season based on the three week timetable given when he suffered the injury on Sept. 19.
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Haggerty: B's look forward in setting roster
The Bruins roster should be finalized for the league’s 3 p.m. deadline on Tuesday, and the group should have a decidedly young look to it.
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Subban waived, Khudobin wins backup job
With Anton Khudobin holding on to the job of Bruins backup goalie, former first-round pick Malcolm Subban is placed on waivers.  
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Montreal Canadiens fans.
Morning Skate: The rise of the 'hate fan' in Montreal
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Teddy Purcell, 32, released from tryout with Bruins
Teddy Purcell was released from his PTO tryout agreement with the Bruins after a number of young wingers stepped up and played well enough to earn NHL looks.  
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Morning Skate: Coach Trotz to Caps: Quit the self-pity
Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Earning their keep
Rookie Anders Bjork has won an NHL job and fellow rookie Jake DeBrusk is closing in as the Bruins wrap up training camp.
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Morning Skate: Three in the hunt for Jagr
Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL. 
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B's plan with Chara: Rest now for payoff later
The Bruins are hoping a limited preseason for captain Zdeno Chara, 40, will pay off down the road.  
Cehlarik makes first appearance in B's camp following shoulder surgery
After missing nearly the entire Bruins training camp, young Slovakian winger Peter Cehlarik has finally shed non-contact jersey
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Boston Bruins forward Kenny Agostino scores against the Philadelphia Flyers.
Bruins waive Agostino amid crowded forward field
The Bruins will wait to see in former St. Louis Blues forward Kenny Agostino makes it through waivers or if he heads to the AHL.  
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Haggerty: Is Vatrano the odd man out?
Facing tough competition for the final forward spots on the Bruins roster, Frank Vatrano could find himself out of an NHL job.  
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Morning Skate: Hamilton settles into quiet life in Calgary
Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Showing some fight
David Krejci drops the gloves with Flyers rookie Nolan Patrick in a (very) rare preseason brawl during the Bruins' 5-1 loss.
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Flyers offense looks lively in 5-1 blowout of Bruins
Every phase of the Flyers [1]’ offense came to life Thursday night as the team scored on the power play, shorthanded and at even strength in a 5-1 blowout of the Boston Bruins. [1] http://www.csnphilly.com
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Cassidy welcomes tweaks to the off-side coaches challenge
The Bruins' Bruce Cassidy clearly isn’t in love with the coach’s challenge at the NHL level. 
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Boston Bruins defenseman Paul Postma.
Postma happy for fresh start with Bruins
"Stuck in a rut" in Winnipeg, Paul Postma has joined the Bruins and could be counted on to fill in for the injured Torey Krug.  
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Edmonton Oilers' Milan Lucic.
Morning Skate: Lucic talks his T.O. workouts and more
Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Surplus of talent could mean loss for B's
The Bruins have plenty of forwards and not enough roster spots. Jobs will be on the line in the final two preseason games.   
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DeBrusk looking to show some finish
It appears Jake DeBrusk, 20, has the inside track on the Bruins' left-wing job alongside David Krejci and David Pastrnak. Now he has to nail down the position.  
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Khudobin missing from Bruins practice with 'lower body injury'
"It's nothing major we hope," coach Bruce Cassidy of says of his backup goalie.  
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Lauzon, Fitzgerald cut from B's camp after solid showings
Bruins announce that defenseman Jeremy Lauzon and winger Ryan Fitzgerald have both been sent down to AHL training camp
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Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins and his teammates bring the Stanley Cup to the White House.
Morning Skate: Ex-Penguin: Pens accepting White House visit 'embarrassing'
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Stronger, feistier Spooner making mark
An offseason commitment to getting stronger and more competitive pays off for Ryan Spooner in the Bruins' preseason victory over the Blackhawks.  
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Brad Marchand, Patrice Bergeron, David Pastrnak earn spots on TSN's Top 50 list
Marchand jumped up 12 spots from last season’s ranking, while Bergeron fell 11 spots after being ranked 14th heading into last season.
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Boston Bruins goalie Malcolm Subban makes a save against the Chicago Blackhawks in a preseason game.
Subban getting back on B's prospect radar
An impressive performance Monday night and a strong camp may alter the Bruins' plans for one-time rising goaltender prospect Malcolm Subban.
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Haggerty: Bjork looks ready for NHL shot
Monday night’s performance might have been the exclamation point on Anders Bjork’s impressive drive to win a roster spot on the Bruins.
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Talking Points: Pastrnak looks ready for regular season
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins' 4-2 exhibition victory over the Chicago Blackhawks
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Talking Points: Pastrnak looks ready for regular season
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins preseason victory over the Chicago Blackhawks
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Three first-period goals power B's to 4-2 win over Blackhawks
Powered by three goals scored in the first period, the Bruins take a 4-2 win over a preseason roster of Chicago Blackhawks
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Morning Skate: Blackhawks looking for right mix on fourth line
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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'Under the weather' Chara won't play tonight after missing two days of camp
Zdeno Chara and Kenny Agostino won't play in the Bruins' final home preseason game tonight against the Chicago Blackhawks.
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Backes: I'll always stand for national anthem
Two-time US Olympian David Backes of the Bruins: "There are better avenues and better methods to state [a protest]."  
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B's prospects Zboril, Senyshyn and McIntyre among camp cuts
The Bruins had waited and gave a long look before making their first substantial cuts in training camp
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Haggerty: Right fit for Backes a mystery
The Bruins' first two forward lines are pretty established. But one big question remains: what will be the right fit for David Backes and the third line?
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Morning Skate: Can BU's Keller break through with Coyotes?
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Talking Points: Czarnik a bright spot for Bruins in loss to Red Wings
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins preseason loss to the Detroit Red Wings
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Talking Points: Czarnik a bright spot for Bruins in loss to Red Wings
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins preseason loss to the Detroit Red Wings
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Beleskey happy to return from foot injury
After he was hit in the foot by a shot in the Bruins' preseason opener, Matt Beleskey was worried, but he's back and in the lineup for tonight's preseason game in Detroit. 
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Morning Skate: Sean Avery vs. Tortorella
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Marchand stepping up his twitter game to hilarious effect
Brad Marchand has the perfect mixture of good humor and clout as a star NHL player, and that usually combines for a pretty powerful voice on Twitter.
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Cassidy: Khudobin 'has a leg up' on backup competition in B's camp
Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy indicates Anton Khudobin has the inside track on the backup job after finding his groove in the second half of last season
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Morning Skate: Why NHL players hate analytics
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins prospect Jesse Gabrielle.
Gabrielle learning his NHL lessons, just like his idol Marchand
The comparisons to Brad Marchand have been made of Jesse Gabrielle since he was drafted by the Bruins. He showed why on Thursday night. 
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Haggerty: Fuming over face-offs
Many players, including Bruins stars Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron, are frustrated by the strict enforcement of the NHL's new face-off rules and its impact on the flow of the game.  
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Bean: Celtics, Bruins separate but equal
The Celtics are better and more popular than the Bruins. They also play in a league that ends with a buzzsaw. 
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Talking points: Agostino makes statement
Kenny Agostino's game-winning goal in overtime is one of Joe Haggerty's talking points from the Bruins' 2-1 overtime win over the Flyers.
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Agostino's overtime goal lifts Bruins over Flyers, 2-1
The Boston Bruins continued to pick up wins in the preseason by all different methods. 
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Boston Bruins left-wing prospect Anders Bjork at development camp.
Bjork faces 'good test' in first real audition with Bergeron and Marchand
Anders Bjork, 21, gets to live his NHL dream tonight on a line with Patrice Bergeron and Brad Marchand in a preseason game against the Flyers.  
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Morning Skate: Kurz takes Sharks' coverage to The Athletic
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Bruins' Krug suffers fractured jaw, out at least three weeks
Veteran defenseman Torey Krug, hit in the mouth by a puck Tuesday night against the Red Wings, will miss the remainder of the exhibition season and possibly the start of the regular season.
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BST PODCAST: Do Bruins have the same chance to win a championship as the Celtics?
The BST crew discusses the Bruins and Celtics chances to win a title, Brandin Cooks' first couple games as a Patriot, and more.
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Czarnik trying not to be 'forgotten man' in camp
With so many young, quality forwards battling for Bruins roster spots, Austin Czarnik is making his bid not to be overlooked.  
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Boston Bruins' rookie Charlie McAvoy in the Stanley Cup playoffs against the Ottawa Senators.
Morning Skate: Sorry, Shaughnessy but young B's are on the rise
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Boston Bruins rookie Anders Bjork is congratulated after a goal.
Haggerty: They're meeting the challenge
The Bruins were looking for their young forwards to step up in camp and the early returns show that's just what's happening. 
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Krug, Forbacka Karlsson suffer upper body injuries vs. Red Wings
The Bruins ended Tuesday night’s preseason home date with another feel-good victory over the Red Wings, but it may have come at a cost.
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Czarnik puts on a show vs. Red Wings
Joe Haggerty hands out his superlatives following the Bruins' 4-2 exhibition victory over the Detroit Red Wings
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Highlights: Bruins 4, Red Wings 2
Highlights from the Bruins 4-2 preseason win over the Red Wings.
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Bruins explode for three goals in second period, beat Red Wings, 4-2
The Bruins continue their preseason display of youth and speed by opening their home exhibition season with a win over the Red Wings
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Boston Bruins' Brad Marchand (right) and Carolina Hurricanes' Jay McClement take a face-off.
Marchand: Face-off rule ‘an absolute joke’
Brad Marchand isn’t loving the emphasis on enforcing face-off violations: 'Basically you have to be a statue . . . There are ways to make the game better, but this isn’t one of them.'  
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Jake DeBrusk of the Boston Bruins
DeBrusk excited ‘to get his look tonight’ with Krejci, Pastrnak
The Bruins are giving the former first-round pick Jake DeBrusk a big audition on a line with David Krejci and David Pastrnak in a preseason game tonight. 
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Vancouver Canucks forward prospect Brock Boeser.
Morning Skate: Should Canucks’ prospect Boeser do his learning in the NHL?
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Former Boston Bruins former Boston Bruins fourth-round pick Jesse Gabrielle.
Gabrielle showing some fourth-line swagger in camp
Former fourth-round pick Jesse Gabrielle scores a goal in the preseason opener and has plenty of confidence in his bid to bid a surprise addition to the Bruins’ NHL roster.  
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Can playoff heroics lead to steady job?
If Sean Kuraly peforms in camp the way he did in last year's Stanley Cup playoffs, he has a good shot to stick with the Bruins.
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Morning Skate: The need for speed is taking over the NHL
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Thoughts, observations from first weekend
There’s a full complement of players in camp, no major injuries to speak of, and a brisk, fast pace that the Bruins hopping.
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No Bergeron in B' s lineup for Quebec City preseason opener
Patrice Bergeron is one of the favorite sons of Quebec City, but that wasn’t enough to get him into the lineup for the Bruins Monday night preseason opener.
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Thoughts and observations from first weekend of B's camp
Here are a few thoughts and observations from B’s training camp.
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Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy (left) and former B's coach Claude Julien, now coach of the Montreal Canadiens.
Cassidy: Exhibition game vs. Habs, Julien 'not much of a storyline'
Bruce Cassidy doesn't think any hard feelings will creep into a game where players are just trying to get their bearings after months away from the ice.
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Marchand ready to pick up where he left off
Brad Marchand knows he won’t be sneaking up on anyone anymore after scoring 76 goals over the last two seasons, but he's not worried about heightened expectations.
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Morning Skate: Bruins cap situation isn't messy at all
Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.
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Purcell hopes to rekindle NHL career in Boston
Teddy Purcell is hoping to come away with an NHL job with the Boston Bruins at the end of training camp.
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Boston Bruins winger David Pastrnak talks to reporters on his first day at training camp.
Pastrnak keeping it real in his return to Bruins
'For me, it’s still hockey and I’m excited to be back,' says David Pastrnak as he returns to the ice with his Bruins teammates at camp.
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Pittsburgh Penguins Evgeni Malkin (left) and Phil Kessel.
Morning Skate: Malkin, Kessel sticking together
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Bjork, DeBrusk getting early looks in big spots at Bruins camp
Talented young forwards Anders Bjork and Jake DeBrusk are getting extended looks at earning top-six spots as Bruins camp gets rolling. 
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Haggerty: Time for fans to put trust in Sweeney
Don Sweeney has gone from inexperienced executive to a tireless, methodical manager who Bruins fans can feel good putting their trust in
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Morning Skate: Leafs a team players are now drawn to
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Countdown to camp: Brad Marchand
Brad Marchand has risen from fourth-line pest to one of the NHL's best. Expect another stellar - and perhaps more disciplined - season from the Bruins' leading scorer.  
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Look for Marchand to continue to elevate his game
Brad Marchand has risen from fourth-line pest to one of the NHL's best. Expect another stellar - and perhaps more disciplined - season from the Bruins' leading scorer.
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Haggerty: Paid up, now put up
David Pastrnak, 21, is getting paid like one of the elite, young players in the NHL. He's shown those skills. Now, he'll have to continue to produce.   
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PODCAST: How Bruins and Pastrnak got a deal done
Joe Haggerty joins Boston Sports Tonight to break down how, seemingly out of nowhere, the Bruins signed David Pastrnak.
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Bruins interested in extension for Chara
Hold off on the Bruins' farewell tour for captain Zdeno Chara, 40. 'We would like him to keep playing' for the B's, says GM Don Sweeney and an extension is pretty much a formality.   
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'It's a deal both sides are happy with'
It's win-win for the Bruins and David Pastrnak: His holdout lasts about 45 minutes into camp and he and Don Sweeney come away pleased with his six-year, $40 million deal.   
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Look for a healthy Bergeron to be back at the top of his game
Fully healed after offseason surgery, expect the Patrice Bergeron who's been the heart and soul of the B's to return this season.  
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Patrice Bergeron
Full healed after offseason surgery, expect the Patrice Bergeron who's been the heart and soul of the B's to return this season.
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The Boston Bruins at training camp.
'Higher expectations' as B's open camp
With the David Pastrnak deal done, the Bruins opened training camp on Thursday with a goal of going beyond a second consecutive playoff appearance.  
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Haggerty: Good deal
CSN's Joe Haggerty confirms a TSN report that the Bruins and David Pastrnak have reached agreement on a six-year, $40 million extension.
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Pastrnak likely to miss start of camp; 'no breakthrough' in talks
David Pastrnak remains behind in his native Czech Republic as his agent and Bruins general manager Don Sweeney continue to try to work toward a contract extension for the game-breaking forward. 
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Spooner 'wasn't happy' with last year's play
Ryan Spooner didn’t know what to expect this offseason, and the speedy center certainly had his doubts about whether he’d be back with the Bruins this season.
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Carlo's success the model for Bruins draft-and-development system
Brandon Carlo arrived ahead of schedule last season and, at 20, should be a staple on the B’s back end for a long, long time.  
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: Brandon Carlo
Brandon Carlo arrived ahead of schedule last season and, at 20, should be a staple on the B’s back end for a long, long time.
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Morning Skate: McDavid's deal is highest value in the NHL
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Haggerty: Good start for Anders Bjork
With the hopes pretty high for 21-year-old Anders Bjork heading into NHL training camp at the end of this week, he obliged with a strong start at rookie camp in Buffalo last weekend.
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Time to begin looking for solutions
If the Bruins want again reach the playoffs, they'll need a lot to go right. Some affirmative answers to these (and other) questions should help that happen.  
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Five biggest questions for the Bruins as they open camp
If the Bruins want again reach the playoffs they'll need a lot to go right. Some affirmative answers to these (and other) questions should help that happen.
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The Vancouver Canucks' Sedin twins, Daniel (left) and Henrik.
Morning Skate: Sedin Twins' 'Dear Vancouver' letter
CSN Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.  
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Look for Pastrnak to continue to produce once the Bruins pay up
With David Pastrnak unsigned and camp just a couple of days away, it’s down to a waiting game. How long can the Bruins afford to be without a key cornerstone of their future? 
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: David Pastrnak
With David Pastrnak unsigned and camp just a couple of days away, it’s down to a waiting game. How long can the Bruins afford to be without a key cornerstone of their future?
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David Pastrnak of the Boston Bruins
Report: Pastrnak has multiple offers from the KHL
David Pastrnak reportedly has “multiple offers” on the table from the KHL if he and the Bruins can’t come to a suitable agreement.
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Hagg Bag: Emptying the bag before camp
With training camps scheduled to open, there won’t be a lot of time for the carefree days of Hagg Bag mailbags until we get into the grind of the regular season.
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COUNTDOWN TO CAMP: David Krejci
David Krejci is at a bit of a crossroads in his Bruins career at 31 years old.
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