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Archive for September, 2013

Eriksson: Opener is 'when the fun starts'

BOSTON -- The Bruins have three exhibition games remaining in the preseason, including tonight's home matchup against the Washington Capitals. Bruins forward Loui Eriksson will have to wait until the season opener on Oct. 3 against Tampa Bay before he ...

NHL 2013-14: Top 10 Stanley Cup contenders

Parity. That has been the theme in the NHL. The standings have been packed tightly, and teams have jockeyed for position down to the last day of the regular season. The feeling has been that if you just get in the playoffs, you can win the Stanley Cup.

Photo: Blackhawks roll out 2013 championship rings

A summer of celebration (and not as sexy “working out for next season”) is about over for the Chicago Blackhawks, but they kicked off their final victory lap activities by sharing their 2013 Stanley Cup championship rings. Jostens (yes, the people who ...

Stanley Cup Finalist Hangovers

Repeating as Stanley Cup champion may be hard, but just getting back to the final round can be a monumental task. Since the last repeat Cup champion in 1997-98, only four teams have made return trips to the final, and only one of them -- the 2008-09 ...

Predicting the Boston Bruins' Final 2013-14 Regular Season Record

The Boston Bruins were two wins away from their second Stanley Cup title in three seasons. The defeat against the Chicago Blackhawks has left this team and this city hungry to not only get back, but to bring the cup back home this time. The Bruins ...

Why the Failed Trade for Jarome Iginla Has Benefited the Boston Bruins

There was plenty of outrage and shock throughout the hockey world last March when Jarome Iginla personally vetoed a trade to the Boston Bruins in favor of joining the Pittsburgh Penguins. All throughout the night nearly every hockey news outlet ...

Svedberg, Spooner sent to Providence; Bruins have one more move to make

The Bruins sent four players back to Providence this morning -- forwards Ryan Spooner, Matt Fraser, Matt Lindblad and goaie Niklas Svedberg. With their roster down to 24, they have one more move to make. GM Peter Chiarelli said that he'll at least ...

Complete 2013-14 Season Preview for the Boston Bruins

Right wing reformation wasted little time nudging the aftermath of the 2013 Stanley Cup Finals to the side in the Boston Bruins headlines this past July. Through a combination of one trade and two free agency moves, Nathan Horton and Tyler Seguin gave ...

2013-2014 Bruins Preview: The Defense

The final goal against the Boston Bruins defense in the 2013 season saw Dave Bolland sneak behind the pairing of Andrew Ference and Johnny Boychuk, jump on a rebound and send thousands of Bruins fans into a spiraling depression. With that, it was all ...

Stanley Cup odds for every NHL team – SBNation.com

The NHL season is going to begin on Tuesday night. What are the odds that your favorite team wins the Cup this year?