DJ Bean

DJ Bean has been writing for WEEI.com since 2009 and took over as EEI's Bruins beat writer in 2010. He is also the editor of Not the Game, WEEI's pop culture section, and host of Sunday Skate. DJ can be seen on Comcast Sportsnet.

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    Brad Marchand scored a career-high 37 goals last season. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
    October 12, 2016 - 10:00 am
    The NHL season is upon us, leaving Bruins fans wondering whether they're in for a return to the playoffs or just another frustrating regular season. Heading into Thursday night's season opener against the Blue Jackets, B's fans are probably leaning toward the latter, but an influx of youth into the...
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    Zac Rinaldo
    October 07, 2016 - 10:07 am
    BRIGHTON — Bruins forward Zac Rinaldo was placed on waivers, Friday according to Sportsnet's Chris Johnson . The move was certainly an expected one, as the forward was not expected to make Boston's roster out of training camp. Rinaldo has one more year remaining on his contract, but if he is to end...
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    Kevan Miller
    October 07, 2016 - 8:31 am
    BRIGHTON -- Kevan Miller was back on the ice for the Bruins for Friday's practice, another positive step for the defenseman after the team learned that Tuesday's lower-body injury was just a bruise. While Miller was on the ice, there were several absences in Seth Griffith, Jake DeBrusk, Tim...
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    Zdeno Chara
    October 04, 2016 - 6:58 pm
    Zdeno Chara's preseason debut did not end well. One of four Bruins playing in their first game since returning from the World Cup of Hockey, Chara turned the puck over to lead to the game-winning goal in a 4-3 Canadiens win in Quebec City. A pass from Chara late in the third period was intercepted...
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    David Krejci
    October 04, 2016 - 8:08 am
    BRIGHTON -- For the second straight day, the Bruins iced a line consisting of David Krejci between Ryan Spooner and David Backes in practice at Warrior Ice Arena. By the looks of it (and by what Claude Julien essentially confirmed), it figures to be a line used in Tuesday night's exhibition against...
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    David Krejci
    October 03, 2016 - 1:41 pm
    Prior to training camp, both David Krejci and Torey Krug expressed their intentions to play in next Thursday's season opener. Barring setbacks, that appears to be in the cards. With three preseason games left before the regular season begins, both rehabbing players will get into exhibition action...
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    Sean Kuraly is entering his first pro season. (Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)
    October 02, 2016 - 8:56 pm
    When the Bruins traded Martin Jones' rights to the Sharks last offseason, one asset they received ended up being a lot worse than expected. The first-round pick acquired in the deal, projected by many across the league to be in the top half of the order, ended up being 29th overall when the...
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    Zach Senyshyn
    October 02, 2016 - 3:43 pm
    The Bruins announced roster 23 cuts Sunday, perhaps the most notable of which was Peter Mueller being released from his professional tryout. Among the other big names to be released from camp were 2015Â draft picks Zach Senyshyn, Jakub Zboril and Jeremy Lauzon, though none of them were expected to...
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