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Category Archives: NHL

Destination mediocrity – The rhythmless beat goes on for the Bruins

By Kevin Flanagan

This mystifying, oddly timed offseason has become increasingly more perplexing for Bruins fans who are seemingly watching their favorite team taking a Sunday drive on the road to nowhere with each passing day.

After rumblings that the B's brass was under an ownership enforced internal salary cap that Jeremy Jacobs was so famous for...

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Cup contenders in name only, the Bruins brass simply whistle past the graveyard again

By Kevin Flanagan

If you have been a Bruins fan for any length of time and you wake up this Saturday morning surprised by the fact that your team has done absolutely nothing to improve in what is often the most crucial week of any offseason, there are only three words I have to offer.

Shame on...

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Entering the draft and free agency, the Bruins future is anything but certain

By Kevin Flanagan

It is sure to be an exciting week in the NHL as the league's amateur draft will take place this Tuesday and Wednesday, followed by the start of free agency on Friday. And when it comes to your Boston Bruins, it could be a franchise-changing crossroads.  

After being pounded into submission by the...

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Bubble burst – the Cup contending core for the Bruins have met a bitter end

By Kevin Flanagan

A little over 15 months ago, the Bruins were 60 minutes away from lifting the Stanley Cup on Causeway Street for the first time since some guy named Bobby Orr scored his famous flying goal in the real Boston Garden on Mother's Day in 1970.

Just about five months ago, the oddsmakers had head...

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