Derek Forbort

Bruins’ Connor Clifton ‘Defending Well, Playing Fast’ Alongside Derek Forbort

The Boston Bruins have needed some role players to play key minutes in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Carolina Hurricanes. The Bruins have lost their top-two defensemen during the best-of-seven series, currently tied at two-all. Hampus Lindholm was injured on a big hit in Game 2, though he is now trending in the right direction, and Charlie McAvoy was a surprise lineup scratch prior to Game 4, ruled out due to COVID-19 protocols.
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Derek Forbort has himself a block party in Game 3 victory

Boston’s Game 3 victory over the Hurricanes was the very definition of a team effort. The Bruins got goals from four different scorers, broke things open on the power play, and were given a boost by some timely saves (and 25 saves in all) from Jeremy Swayman in his first career playoff start. But the deficit-slicing victory on TD Garden ice wouldn’t have been possible without the down-and-dirty defensive effort from B’s defenseman Derek Forbort.

Bruins' Brad Marchand, Derek Forbort earn $5K fines

The Boston Bruins are down two games in their first-round series against the Carolina Hurricanes, and now a pair of their players are down a few more dollars. Derek Forbort and Brad Marchand have both been issued $5,000 fines for actions in Wednesday night’s game. Forbort’s incident came early...

Bruins' Brad Marchand, Derek Forbort Fined by NHL for Incidents in Game 2

These two Bruins players were fined $5,000 each for incidents in Game 2 originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston. The NHL took another look at a physical Game 2 between the Boston Bruins and Carolina Hurricanes from Wednesday night and determined more discipline was needed for a couple B's players.

Derek Forbort Apparently Got Stuck In Elevator Before Bruins-Blue Jackets

Bruce Cassidy thought Derek Forbort was a little slow-going to start Saturday’s game against the Columbus Blue Jackets. But the Boston Bruins head coach is cutting the defender some slack, considering he had a rough start to the day. Cassidy, speaking to reporters following Boston’s 5-2 victory over the...