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Fluto Shinzawa, NHL reporter for the Boston Globe, joins the Sunday Skate crew to discuss the future of the Bruins franchise 4-19-15
The awesomely knowledgeable Fluto Shinzawa calls DJ, Naoko and Pete to talk about his thoughts on the future of the B's. He discusses his column from earlier this week on Cam Neely wanting to give Claude the ax earlier in the season but not getting the ok. Fluto shares his thoughts on Chiarelli's firing, the future for Claude and where the Bruins should go from here. He also gives his opinion on potential moves the team can make, who would fit in here, his thoughts on the NHL playoffs so far and more.
want somebody and that that mold. A young guy you look at John Cooper success in Tampa. Why why would you want to bring in somebody who's been through the whole process. And perhaps failed elsewhere.
Sunday Skate with DJ Bean, Naoko Funayama and Pete Blackburn - HOUR #2 - 4-19-15
In the final hour of the "midseason finale" as DJ likes to call it, the crew discuss more about the future of the Bruins franchise, the possible power struggle in the front office and who should be the head coach going forward. They talk to intelligent and talented Fluto Shinzawa about all of these thing and more in an excellent interview, and finally, DJ says THANK YOU!
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Sunday Skate with DJ Bean, Naoko Funayama and Pete Blackburn - HOUR #1 - 4-19-15
DJ, Naoko and Pete get into the huge week for the Bruins that saw the franchise move on from GM Peter Chiarelli. They discuss why that was done and if they agree. What does this mean for Claude? They talk about Claude and if he can exist here. If not, who would work in Boston? They also get into the NHL Draft Lottery last night and talk to ESPN Boston's Joey "National" McDonald live from Tampa, Florida.
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Pierre McGuire: Bruins will need help to get into the playoffs 4-9-15
Cominf off a terrible game agaisnt the Capitals, Pierre McGuire discusses Claude Julien's decision to mix up the lines as well as the Bruins two remaining games.
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Jack Edwards with Dale and Holley
We talk all things Bruins with the great Jack Edwards of NESN as they prepare to take on the Capitals.
pretty good chance to witness it. Jack what are you rated take Gregory Campbell be and a healthy scratch for the first time in his Bruins Korea or is this is this something to worry about
better job at least on short term basis but. This we know Gregory Campbell and work like crazy and when he gets back tees. Yeah it would be to no one's surprise that he had a
what you think he's gonna go with tonight. Well art itself accused Gregory Campbell didn't go off with most of the rest of the team Daniel I have looked as if she was gonna get scratched
Sunday Skate with WEEI's DJ Bean, ESPN Boston's Joe McDonald and Pete Blackburn--HOUR #2-- 4-5-15
In hour 2 of the Easter edition, the Sunday Skate crew discuss Reilly Smith and how he is struggling to get on track. This leads to a discussion of his much disputed new contract and Chiarelli's way of conducting team business. They get in Gregory Campbell's role on the team and if he still deserves as much ice time as he has been getting. More line discussions and a look at the B's playoff push ensue.
black bird is. This treatment at certain players and his preference towards Gregory Campbell public that. I figure it's a good please pick up the conversation you mentioned earlier in the showed Joseph that. Upload values Gregory Campbell or is he sort prowess but does. Gregory Campbell's beat prowess guy but. That he is their best left shot guy on draws. Obviously the Bruins have the best guy on the planet it to face offs but. As far as Abbott dial left side you can do that. Gregory Campbell is probably a little better than Chris Kelly I'd argue not so much better that you can't sit Gregory Campbell but. Quote partial to keep Gregory Campbell line up as well. And it be targeted Steve Conroy from the from The Herald about this yesterday and right after we realize that. Campbell's India and healthy scratch we're talking about OK what's the percentage. Difference between. Leon hall and Chris look out and steam didn't and I can remember the exact but it Gregory Campbell is like. 54%. Okay. And count Kelly was like 48 I think I'd like to say California right around its pretty close but. There's a reason why at the end of games. That he'll put Gregory Campbell on on the ice right as the case. You know pressure on a trip you get tossed out at least you have
rounds out the second period after gets that stick to the face Chris Kelly takes the penalty. And then you're again so they've got a kill penalty without Patrice Bergeron . And Chris Kelly . Thank god for the Bruins the code Julian played Gregory Campbell what a genius move he knew somehow code news you can be a situation. Maria to kill a penalty. Without Patrice Bergeron Chris Kelly so here's Gregory Campbell . What happens Campbell goes out into a bang up job they kill the penalty. Ends what like nine seconds after the penalty expires currently score core subject and not Gregory Campbell's fault but. Again they you'd end up giving up that that goal anyway but yeah I'd. I see I think that. That
probably not even as the third liner in the playoffs so. Sorry Gregory Campbell like in exactly move up in the lineup you'd. Gathered movement one who would you rather have which are Gregory Campbell line up in the playoffs which are counsel Robert. Across number it cannot get up and I'll I'll say in New York
Sunday Skate with WEEI's DJ Bean, ESPN Boston's Joe McDonald and Pete Blackburn --HOUR #1-- 4-5-15
DJ, Joe and Pete kick off the Easter edition of Sunday Skate discussing the B's victory over Toronto last night. They talk about Claude's line combos and his desire to create some healthy competition within the team. They talk to Brett Connolly about his big debut week with the team. We get some Fred from NH reaction and discuss where David Pastrnak fits in.
going to be that fourth line you know third lines can be Chris Kelly and and Louie Ericsson Karl sort of Burgundy obviously the second line is it's always. Is what it has been and then
right now but his rally Smits playing there we think. Instead of Chris Kelly but. I agree you start seeing more encouraging signs are Karl Soderbergh. And that's a very good thing because when Karl Soderbergh
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Brett Connolly, Bruins Forward, joins Sunday Skate to discuss his debut week with Boston 4-5-15
The Bruins traded for Brett Connolly at the deadline, but he suffered a hand injury that kept him out for 4 weeks. He finally made his debut on Thursday night and has fit right in displaying a welcomed grit and toughness. Connolly discusses his perspective on how he fits in, who he likes to play with and which line he is meshing with early on and the city of Boston in general. As DJ tweeted during the interview, he and everyone involved were "CRUSHING this interview". After the interview, the guys react.
just gives them another at another bullet in that regard. When. The Anaheim Ducks were in town last week I talked to Nate Thomson. Who played. Five years five seasons with the lightning. So Connolly can't come up developed. And he had nothing but great things to say about. But the potential that are currently could have your Boston. Basically saying he's gonna India a very good NH a longtime NHL player he plays this and they Thompson's arm upper Connolly you know he plays. You know that pro style Hocking and fans around
NESN's Jack Edwards with Dale and Holley
We check in with the great Jack Edwards of NESN for the latest on the up again Boston Bruins as they close in on the playoffs.
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Pierre McGuire: Bruins veteran leaders have stepped up. 4-2-15
Pierre joins the guys to talk about the Bruins winning streak, their favorable match up against the Habs in the playoffs, and the targeting of injuries in the NHL.
a lot personally don't want to alienate in this whole process is Chris Kelly it's either really important guy. I seek a place where any may be ultimate sacrifice issued by tackle like all right look
teammates they're very very tight team. Chairman wireless peril and a father Chris Kelly thing now I think he's a good players are useful player form but I don't feel it. Attached the amount of importance