CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

286 results for "joe mcdonald"

Page of 17
  1. Fraser excited for opportunity

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli is confident the organization's development system is ready to make significant contributions for the salary-cap challenged team in 2014-2015. Before the free-agent period opened Tuesday, Chiar...

    Blog | July 03, 2014
  2. Question: Options if Iginla leaves?

    Joe McDonald

    Editor's note: With free agency starting on July 1, and the window for teams to interview free agents starting on June 25, we're taking a look at some the questions facing the Bruins. If the Bruins can't re-sign Jerome Iginla, how will Peter Chiar...

    Blog | June 25, 2014
  3. McDonald's ballot for NHL awards

    Joe McDonald

    As a member of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association, I have the honor to vote on certain NHL awards. Here is the ballot I filed at the end of the 2013-2014 regular season (award winner in bold): HART TROPHY 1. Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh...

    Blog | June 24, 2014
  4. Bruins talk tweaks, not shakeup

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Less than a week after watching his team's season end prematurely at the hands of the Montreal Canadiens, Boston Bruins president Cam Neely insisted his squad needs just "a few tweaks" and not a shakeup moving forward. "We did have a gre...

    Blog | May 20, 2014
  5. Chara, B's maintain he's as good as ever

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- At the end of each season for the Boston Bruins, some people question whether or not captain Zdeno Chara can continue to perform at a high level despite his advancing age and heavy workload. On Friday, Bruins general manager Peter Chiare...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  6. Chiarelli takes blame, but likes B's makeup

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli took the blame Friday for the team's premature exodus from the Stanley Cup playoffs, saying maybe he didn't do enough to bolster the defense at the trade deadline. Since the Montreal Canadiens elimi...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  7. Bruins' 10 biggest offseason questions

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- It will take a little while for the Boston Bruins to digest the abrupt end to their season after a 3-1 loss to the Montreal Canadiens in Game 7 of their second-round Stanley Cup playoff series Wednesday night at TD Garden. Bruins genera...

    Blog | May 15, 2014
  8. Boston Bruins: Take 'em or trash 'em?

    Joe McDonald

    Tell us which Bruins you'd bring back and which ones you'd send packing.

    Story | Conversation | May 15, 2014
  9. 2014 NHL playoffs -- Boston Bruins brush off Montreal Canadiens' ...

    Joe McDonald

    Give the Habs credit for winning, but their cries of disrespect don't ring true.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2014
  10. Rapid Reaction: Canadiens 3, Bruins 1

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- The most promising season in recent history for the Boston Bruins came to a premature halt Wednesday night at TD Garden, as the Montreal Canadiens got a 3-1 victory in Game 7 of the second-round Stanley Cup playoff series. The Canadiens ...

    Blog | May 14, 2014
  11. In first Game 7, Fraser soaking it all in

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Last Wednesday, Matt Fraser was sitting at a Chipotle restaurant in Providence, R.I., when he received a phone call from Bruins assistant general manager Don Sweeney, who informed the 23-year-old forward he was being promoted to Boston. Fra...

    Blog | May 14, 2014
  12. Seidenberg not expected for Game 7

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- For anyone wondering whether Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg would make a surprise appearance in Game 7 against the Montreal Canadiens, Bruins coach Claude Julien seemed to dismiss the idea Wednesday morning. When he was asked ...

    Blog | May 14, 2014
  13. 5 Bruins who need to step up in Game 7

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- In order to beat the Montreal Canadiens in Game 7 on Wednesday night at TD Garden and advance to the Eastern Conference finals, the Bruins will need a 60-minute (maybe more) effort from the entire team. The Bruins will need to rely on t...

    Blog | May 14, 2014
  14. 2014 NHL playoffs -- Boston Bruins have a lot to lose in Game 7 a...

    Joe McDonald

    The Bruins need to show they're better than the Canadiens -- or else.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2014
  15. Mental mistakes, bad bounces prove costly

    Joe McDonald

    MONTREAL -- The Montreal Canadiens staved off elimination with a 4-0 victory over the Boston Bruins in Game 6 of their second-round Stanley Cup playoff series Monday night at Bell Centre. Game 7 will be played Wednesday (7 p.m.) at TD Garden....

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  16. 2014 NHL playoffs -- Boston Bruins didn't lose confidence in Game...

    Joe McDonald

    Despite being routed by the Canadiens, coach Claude Julien and the Bruins didn't lose their confidence, writes Joe McDonald.

    Story | Conversation | May 12, 2014