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Joe Sacco Reveals Key For Bruins To Have Strong Game Vs. Flames

The Bruins wrap up their Canadian road trip Saturday night with a game against a tough Flames team. Boston is coming off an exciting 3-2 win against the Edmonton Oilers and has points in its last four games. Calgary, meanwhile, has lots its last three. Despite the Flames’ skid, they...
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Bruins Assistant Coach Joe Sacco Discusses Bruins Victory Vs. Oilers

The Boston Bruins picked up one of their most important wins of the season Thursday night. Boston faced off with the Edmonton Oilers and was able to walk out with a 3-2 win when Matt Grzelcyk scored his first goal of the season to give them the lead late in the third period.
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Joe Sacco Admits To Playing Brad Marchand ‘Probably Too Much’ In Bruins-Canucks

Brad Marchand made his return to the Bruins after serving a three-game suspension, playing a season-high 23:19 of ice time. Boston dropped its first game of its Canadian road trip to the Vancouver Canucks in a shootout Wednesday night at Rogers Arena. Marchand didn’t register a point but did have four shots on goal and three blocks.
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Joe Sacco Says Taylor Hall Dragging Second Line Down.

The Boston Bruins dropped a tight one last night to the Vancouver Canucks in a shootout. As you can tell by the 2-1 score, the Bruins had trouble creating things offensively all night long. Bruins' forward Taylor Hall stood out for the wrong reasons as he failed to register a...

Joe Sacco Gives Bruins Injury, Illness Updates Before Facing Canucks

The Boston Bruins have been piecing things together lately with injuries and illnesses piling up, and while they’re not out of the woods yet, they are in a better spot. Boston begins a three-game road swing Wednesday as it faces the Vancouver Canucks. The last time the Bruins played was Saturday’s loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning, when the Bruins were down Jakub Zboril and Anton Blidh due to injuries, Brad Marchand was suspended and Charlie McAvoy was out with a non-COVID illness.

How Joe Sacco Thought Bruins’ Jack Ahcan Played In Season Debut

Jack Ahcan has the skill set to become a full-time NHL player, and he periodically displayed his tantalizing upside Saturday night. The Boston Bruins defenseman made his NHL season debut in a loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning, marking his fourth career NHL game. A physical, if undersized, two-way defenseman with a gifted ability to move the puck, Ahcan didn’t shy away from puck battles or getting involved in the offense, ultimately finishing with two shots on net.

Bruins Acting Head Coach Joe Sacco Gives Injury Update On Jakub Zboril

The Boston Bruins lost one of their promising young defenders Thursday night. Bruins defenseman Jakub Zboril left the game early in the second period as Boston took down the Nashville Predators, 2-0. The 24-year-old was hit into the boards in the neutral zone awkwardly and afterward left the game with the help of his teammates, but didn’t place any weight on his right leg.
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Bruins notebook: Joe Sacco settling in

After the Bruins 2-1 loss to the Red Wings on Tuesday, Bruins assistant coach Joe Sacco, filling in for head coach Bruce Cassidy (Covid protocol), said that he was a little “rusty” running an NHL bench. Sacco, who was head coach of the Colorado Avalanche from 2009 to 2013, said...