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Boston Bruins: Expectations For Jeremy Lauzon

The Boston Bruins 2019-2020 season came to an end in disappointing fashion. They suffered an early playoff exit after an impressive regular season. There were, however, some positives, such as the play of prospects Jack Studnicka and Jeremy Lauzon. While Studnicka only appeared in two regular-season games, Lauzon was a crucial piece down the stretch.

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Vaakanainen With Unique Opportunity

So far this offseason, the Boston Bruins have been one of hockey’s quietest teams. Although they signed Craig Smith to a three-year deal, the defending President Trophy winners have only made minor additions.

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The Boston Bruins’ ‘Black Aces’

The Boston Bruins are poised for an unusual summer playoff run. Who the Bruins’ Black Aces and how can Boston use them during the Stanley Cup playoffs?

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Jack Studnicka Named to All-Rookie Team

Jack Studnicka was named to the 2019-2020 All-Rookie Team on Tuesday, solidifying optimism regarding the future of hockey in Boston.

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The Uncertain Future of Kevan Miller

The Boston Bruins are optimistic for the return of their season. However, they’re not as optimistic about the return of a fan favorite on the blue line.

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The Lauzon Effect

Entering the 2019-2020 season, Jeremy Lauzon was coming off his first taste of NHL action.

The former second-round pick appeared in 16 games the year before as the Bruins blueline was decimated by injuries. While Lauzon performed well, he battled injuries down the stretch. As a result, Lauzon did not appear in the playoffs and began this season in Providence. Over the last month, however, Lauzon has gotten a second chance and became an integral part of the Bruins roster.

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Urho Vaakanainen Excelling with Providence Bruins

The Finnish youngster should be part of the future in Boston.

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Urho Vaakanainen Looking To Make His Mark

With opening night less than two months away, the Boston Bruins roster is far from set. The futures of Brandon Carlo and Charlie McAvoy, have yet to be determined and some questions linger on offense. The Bruins, however, have many

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Jeremy Lauzon Looking To Earn A Permanent Role

In recent years one of the Bruins strengths has been their depth on the blueline. Last year saw the emergence of Connor Clifton and prospects such as Jakub Zbroil and Jeremy Lauzon getting their first taste of NHL action. With

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Which Prospect Could Make the Starting lineup?

The Boston Bruins are going into the 2019-2020 season with 12 forwards and seven defensemen signed. They have yet to re-sign defensemen Brandon Carlo and Charlie McAvoy, both of whom are restricted free agents. However, a roster spot is not

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