As the NHL Trade Deadline approaches, the Boston Bruins lose Patrice Bergeron for two days.
Will the Bruins bring another Boston College player into the fold before the NHL Trade Deadline?
The NHL trade market heated up on Wednesday night and rumors are swirling for more action on Thursday.
That and all the latest NHL trade rumors in the latest Bruins Wrap:
Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron missed the Bruins’ game against the Wild Wednesday night and will miss at least one more with an arm infection.
— Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) March 16, 2022
Speaking of the game Wednesday night, Trent Frederic had to once again, answer the bell for his borderline hit on Wild superstar Kirill Kaprizov back on Jan. 6 and he didn’t disappoint.
Trent Frederic and Brandon Duhaime drop the gloves.
Quite the scrap.
— Conor Ryan (@ConorRyan_93) March 17, 2022
Cool moment before the game when Bruins winger Nick Foligno and his brother and Wild forward Marcus, chatted with the TNT crew about Nick reaching the 1,000 games plateau.
Is this the first ever dueling-brothers pregame interview? 🤯
— NHLonTNT (@NHL_On_TNT) March 16, 2022
After signing Boston College captain and Billerica native Marc McLaughlin to a two-year entry-level contract on Tuesday afternoon, could the Bruins be on the verge of bringing another Eagle into the fold? Sources have confirmed to Boston Hockey Now that the Bruins are in the NHL trade sweepstakes for Minnesota Wild prospect and Boston College center Josh McBain.
National Hockey Now
Philly: The Claude Giroux farewell tour in Philly has begin ahead of the NHL Trade Deadline.
Florida: The Florida Panthers already have plenty of grit in defenseman Radko Gudas and they added more on Wednesday night by acquiring rugged, two-way rearguard Ben Chiarot from the Montreal Canadiens.
Detroit: Has Tyler Bertuzzi’s anti-vax stance finally worn out with the Detroit Red Wings? There’s plenty of chatter ahead of the NHL trade deadline that Bertuzzi could be dealt.
Colorado: The Colorado Avalanche have been wheeling and dealing ahead of the NHL Trade Deadline as they acquired Josh Manson on Monday and Nico Sturm on Tuesday.
Vegas: Are the Vegas Golden Knights looking for a goalie ahead of the deadline?
San Jose: The San Jose Sharks took a big fish off the trade market Wednesday by signing center Tomas Hertl to an eight-year contract extension that carries an $8.1375 million cap hit.
Canada Hockey Now
Montreal: Here’s the Montreal Canadiens perspective of the Chiarot trade.
Calgary: The Calgary Flames got deeper up front by acquiring Calle Jarnkrok from the Seattle Kraken Wednesday night.
Top trade target and Arizona Coyotes defenseman Jakob Chychrun will be out of action for two weeks.
With the trades kicking into high gear over the last 48 hours, here’s an NHL Trade Tracker.
Finally, on St. Patrick’s Day Eve, and what’s Christmas Eve for some, here’s your Irish track of the day: