Nov 21, 2016; Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara (33) talks with right wing David Backes (42) before a face off  during a NHL game against the St. Louis Blues.

Backes In Black

Although the St. Louis Blues are off to a good start, they’re currently in second place in the Western they possess an 11-6-3 record, there’s no doubt that they miss the physical presence and leadership of thei...
Oct 25, 2016; Boston Bruins goalie Malcolm Subban (70) is replaced by Boston Bruins goalie Zane McIntyre (31) during a NHL game against the Minnesota Wild. Credit: Brian Fluharty-Inside Hockey.

Bruins Unstable In Net

Stability at every position, especially goaltending, is an important attribute to have on any championship hockey team. Unfortunately for the Boston Bruins, there's currently an uncertainty in regards to the ne...
Center David Backes (#42) of the St Louis Blues waits for the puck to be dropped during a face-off against Center Claude Giroux (#28) of the Philadelphia Flyers

Backes a UFA Target for Bruins?

Another couple of weeks have gone by, and the Stanley Cup playoffs are intensifying with the conference finals currently in progress. The Boston Bruins are probably self-loathing amongst themselves due to th...