BOSTON, MA -
The Boston Bruins announced today the club’s practice schedule, press conference information and media availability for the NHL Trade Deadline on Wednesday, March 3. The NHL Trade Deadline is 3:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, March 3.
The Bruins will practice at Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington, MA at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday. The length of practice is yet to be determined so members of the media are encouraged to arrive as close to 11:30 a.m. as possible. Bruins players will be available to the media after practice in the locker room and Head Coach Claude Julien will be available after the player media access.
The media entrance at TD Garden in Boston will open to hockey media beginning at 12 noon. Due to the Boston Celtics/Charlotte Bobcats game taking place at the TD Garden at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, members of the hockey media will have workspace available on Press Level 9 from 12 noon to 6:30 p.m. High-speed wireless internet will be available on the Press Level and there will be televisions showing NESN’s and the NHL Network’s Trade Deadline Day coverage.
Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli will hold a press conference in the Hard Walls Area located on the third floor of the TD Garden at 4:00 p.m., regardless of whether or not the team makes a trade. To arrive at the Hard Walls Area from the TD Garden media entrance, take the elevator up to the third floor and proceed straight down the hall. The Hard Walls Area will be located on your left hand side before the locker room hallway.
Please be advised that the press conference’s start time could potentially be pushed back due to the day’s events.BOSTON BRUINS TRADE DEADLINE DAY SCHEDULE:
Wednesday, March 3 (Wilmington/Boston, MA)
-Practice at Ristuccia Arena, 11:30 a.m.
-Bruins players available after practice
-Head Coach Claude Julien available after players
-Press Level 9 open to hockey media at TD Garden, 12 noon - 6:30 p.m. ET
-Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli Press Conference on the third floor Hard Walls Area at TD Garden, 4:00 p.m. ET * (* start time subject to change due to day’s events)
The Bruins return to action with a two-game homestand that begins Tuesday, March 2 with a 7:00 p.m. game against the Montreal Canadiens. They will host the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday, March 4 at 7:00 p.m. before embarking on a seven-game road trip from March 6 through March 16.