The Boston Bruins looked like they did in the 2023 Stanley Cup playoffs, blowing that late two-goal lead on the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday.
That, NHL news, the latest NHL trade rumors, and more in the latest Boston Hockey Now Bruins Daily:
Boston Hockey Now: The Boston Bruins and their fans were left with that sick Déjà vu feeling after blowing a two-goal lead in the final two minutes and losing 4-3 in overtime to the Anaheim Ducks.
Boston Hockey Now: No Halloween costume necessary for Boston Bruins winger Jakub Lauko.
Boston Hockey Now: In what appears to be just paper transactions, the Boston Bruins sent forwards Jesper Boqvist and Patrick Brown to the Providence Bruins and recalled defensemen Jakub Zboril and Mason Lohrei.
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Montreal Hockey Now: The Montreal Canadiens have a gem of a prospect in Boston University defenseman Lane Hutson.
Detroit Hockey Now: Rest in peace to one of the nicest people I’ve met in this biz, former Boston Bruins forward Ed Sanford.
Florida Hockey Now: After he returned to practice on Friday, the Florida Panthers may still be without forward Sam Bennett.
TSN: The news just keeps getting worse for the Ottawa Senators, as they will now have to go 4-6 weeks without defenseman Thomas Chabot.
Sportsnet: Here’s hoping goalie Ilya Samsonov can get the help he needs for his mental health issues and find his game for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Tampa Bay Times: The Tampa Bay Lightning have found their new pest in forward Mike Eyssimont.
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New Jersey Hockey Now: Former Boston Bruins forward Erik Haula had a big night for the New Jersey Devils.
Washington Hockey Now: Don’t look now, but here come Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals!
Philly Hockey Now: Classy move by the Philadelphia Flyers to rename their media room after their recently retired and longtime PR guru Zack Hill.
Pittsburgh Hockey Now: Can the 4-0 win over the Colorado Avalanche right the ship for the Pittsburgh Penguins?
Carolina Hockey Now: Andrei Svechnikov is back, and things are starting to look up for the Carolina Hurricanes.
Chicago Hockey Now: The young Chicago Blackhawks are buying into the system for head coach Luke Richardson.
Vegas Hockey Now: The season-opening win streak is over for the Vegas Golden Knights.
San Jose Hockey Now: No goals in 151:30 for the San Jose Sharks.