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Swayman back to Providence Bruins

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WJAR) — After bursting onto the NHL scene last season with a hot start, Bruins goalie Jeremy Swayman has been sent down to the Providence Bruins, something the 23-year-old tells me he is taking in stride. "They believe in me, it's a great organization up there. I...
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Bruins Prospects Report: Swayman’s Debut, Hughes, Studnicka & More

When NHL teams face a handful of injuries, or in the case of 2021-22, a handful of players placed into the league’s COVID-19 protocols, that usually means reinforcements come up generally come from their American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate. Such was the case for the Providence Bruins this last week.
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Red Wings Claim Gemel Smith to give Detroit First Brother Act in 53 years

The Detroit Red Wings claimed Gemel Smith on waivers Wednesday to give the team its first brother combination since Pete and Frank Mahovlich last played together on March 30, 1969. Gemel Smith, 27, is the older brother of Givani Smith, 23. The Tampa Bay Lightning had placed Smith on waivers....
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Get to know Tuukka Rask: Stats, contract and more

Tuukka Mikael Rask was selected in the first round (21st overall) by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2005 NHL Draft. The Boston Bruins acquired him in a 2006 trade with the Leafs in exchange for goalie Andrew Raycroft. Rask made his B's debut during the 2007-08 season and was...

Islanders Back-to-Back News: Looking for a sweep of the Flyers

The New York Islanders last night beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 at UBS Arena. After the win, the Isles are now up to 5-1-1 in their last seven games (spread out over an entire month). Meanwhile, Philadelphia has lost eight straight games. The Islanders and Flyers will do it all...

Kraken Claim Bruins Forward

The Kraken claimed Boston Bruins forward Karson Kuhlman off waivers Monday. The NHL-tested Kuhlman was placed on Seattle's 23-man active roster and forward Morgan Geekie was moved to the injured reserve (IR) list. Kuhlman played in 19 games for Boston this season, scoring a goal and notching an assist. He...

Affiliate Report: Providence tops division standings, several Mariners on loan

While ‘Tuukka Time’ in Providence never got off the ground, a familiar face did return for the Bruins’ AHL outfit over the weekend. Top netminder prospect Jeremy Swayman was sent down to the AHL to get some much-needed playing time. Swayman’s return, along with other top prospects...


According to Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman, the Boston Bruins have placed centerman Karson Kuhlman on waivers for the purpose of being assigned to the American Hockey League's Providence Bruins. Kuhlman, 26, was signed by the Boston Bruins as a free agent out of college in April 2018. He has since gone...

WBS Weekly: Penguins start a winning streak

The WBS Penguins returned home on Friday night to take on their longtime rivals from the Philadelphia organization, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, for the first time since November 3 and the fifth time this season. Despite WBS’s 9-14-1-3 record entering the game, they held a record of 3-1 against the Phantoms in their first 4 games.

What waiving Karson Kuhlman means for other Bruins

The Boston Bruins placed Karson Kuhlman on waivers Sunday, Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reported. If he goes unclaimed, he’ll report to the Providence Bruins and play for the foreseeable future there. However, if claimed by another team, he would save the Bruins a bit of cap space. The speedy...