Bruce Cassidy

Dan Hamilton/USA Today Sports
Ty Anderson
January 13, 2018 - 4:01 pm
It’s been 25 days short of a full year since the Bruins fired Claude Julien, and 32 days short of a year since Julien took over as Montreal's head coach. But it's tonight that we'll see these former partners in crime clash for the first time. It's a meeting that surprisingly comes with little...
Read More
Geoff Burke/USA Today Sports
Ty Anderson
December 29, 2017 - 12:13 am
In Washington for their season series finale with a Capitals team that’s taken 11 straight from the Bruins, it was a strong final two periods from the Capitals, capped by an Alex Ovechkin shootout goal in a 4-3 final, that put an end to the B's five-game win streak. This was not your typical get-...
Read More
Aaron Doster/USA Today Sports
Ty Anderson
October 30, 2017 - 5:33 pm
Perhaps it’s fitting given the time of year, but the 5-foot-9 defenseman affectionately known as ‘Kruger’ to his teammates has been living in a nightmare this month. One of just nine NHL defensemen to record at least 50 points last season, establishing career-highs in assists (43) and points (51),...
Read More
Charles LeClaire/USA Today Sports
Ty Anderson
September 21, 2017 - 2:39 pm
Barring a medical breakthrough that heals the non-displaced fracture in his jaw before Oct. 5, the Bruins will indeed begin their 2017-18 regular season without Torey Krug -- the club’s top puck-mover and top power-play unit wizard -- in their lineup. And replacing Krug, one of two left-shot...
Read More
Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports
Ty Anderson
September 19, 2017 - 11:27 pm
The good times kept on coming for this year’s crop of B’s hopefuls in the second game of their seven-game preseason slate, with goals from four different scorers looking for NHL work this season, en route to a 4-2 victory over the Red Wings at TD Garden. Up against Detroit’s JV squad, a relatively...
Read More
Ron Chenoy/USA TODAY Sports
Ty Anderson
August 16, 2017 - 2:05 pm
The NHL is constantly changing, and perhaps nobody knows that better than Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy, the in-season replacement for Claude Julien that dragged the Bruins out of mediocrity and brought them back to the playoffs this past spring. Under Cassidy -- who, along with Patrice Bergeron...
Read More
Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports
Sam Alberti
August 14, 2017 - 3:44 pm
Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy was in attendance for Patriots training camp Monday morning, continuing the trend of Boston coaches and athletes showing up in support. When asked which Patriot would be his top pick to don the black and gold, there was little hesitation. "Gronk," he jokingly exclaimed,...
Read More
A new third line formed in-game wound up scoring the winning goal Saturday. (Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)
Scott McLaughlin
March 11, 2017 - 1:36 pm
Teams that shuffle lines a lot are generally teams that aren't playing well. They shuffle lines because nothing's really clicking, because they can't score goals, because they're losing. Teams that are winning and scoring generally just stick with what's working -- if it ain't broke, don't fix it...
Read More

Pages