THE BOSTON BRUINS WEEK AHEAD: September 19 – 25
THIS WEEK’S NEWS, NOTES AND NUMBERS…
OPEN BRUINS PRACTICES AT TD GARDEN: The Boston Bruins announced that there will be two practices open to the public at TD Garden during the 2015 Boston Bruins Training Camp presented AT&T on Saturday, September 19 and Sunday, September 20. Fans may enter TD Garden beginning at approximately 9:30 a.m., or 30 minutes prior to the start of the Bruins first practice. The first practice is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. on both Saturday and Sunday and will feature three sessions. Saturday’s sessions will end at approximately 2:15 p.m. and Sunday’s will end at approximately 1:30 p.m. Seating for the open practices will be available in loge sections 10 through 14 of TD Garden across from the benches. Limited concession items will be available for purchase during the open practices in the main concourse between loges 10 and 14. Parking will be available in the North Station Garage at an event rate of $10.00 (In after 8:00 a.m. and out before 3:30 p.m.).
UPCOMING GAMES BROADCAST SCHEDULE: NESN reporters Jack Edwards and Andy Brickley will be covering the Bruins upcoming preseason game vs. the New Jersey Devils on 9/20. The NHL Network (US) will also be broadcasting the first preseason game vs. the New Jersey Devils. The tandem of Dave Goucher and Bob Beers will handle all radio duties on 98.5 The Sports Hub.
9/20 vs. New Jersey Devils Preseason Game in Providence, 7:00 p.m. – NHLN- US, NESN, 98.5 The Sports Hub
9/22 vs. Washington Capitals Preseason Game, 7:00 p.m. – 98.5 The Sports Hub
9/24 vs. New York Rangers Preseason Game, 7:00 p.m. – 98.5 The Sports Hub
9/28 vs. Detroit Red Wings Preseason Game, 7:00 p.m. – 98.5 The Sports Hub
9/30 at New York Rangers Preseason Game, 7:00 p.m. – 98.5 The Sports Hub
SEASON 3 OF BEHIND THE B: The Black & Gold’s all-access television series “Behind the B” presented by Alex and Ani has begun and aired its first episode of season three on September 17 on NESN. The Bruins have 13 episodes slated to air during the 2015-16 season and will be again narrated by actor and Worcester, MA native, Denis Leary. All episodes of Behind the B will air on NESN and can be streamed online at bostonbruins.com/behindtheb. Other exclusive Behind the B related content will be available on bostonbruins.com and the Boston Bruins Digital Entertainment Network (Bruins DEN) throughout the season. Remaining dates for the Behind the B schedule will be announced at a later time.
PRESEASON TICKETS AVAILABLE AT TD GARDEN: Tickets are available for the next two Bruins home preseason games at TD Garden against the Washington Capitals on Tuesday, September 22 and the New York Rangers on Thursday, September 24. For tickets and more information please visit www.bostonbruins.com/tickets.
BOSTON MEDIA TWEET OF THE WEEK (TOTW): Fluto Shinzawa of the Boston Globe kicks off the preseason strong taking home the week one Tweet of the Week victory with his tweet regarding Rookie Camp, which wrapped up in Buffalo, NY earlier this week.
@GlobeFluto (Fluto Shinzawa, Boston Globe): No fights through 40 minutes. Kids are so well behaved these days.
This week’s honorable mentions listed in no particular order:
@AmalieBenjamin (Amalie Benjamin, Boston Globe) Zdeno Chara taking slapshots at Jeremy Smith. I'm sorry, Jeremy. It was nice meeting you that one time.
@ESPNJoeyMac (Joe McDonald, ESPNBoston.com) Even sitting down Zdeno Chara is taller than me.
@HackswithHaggs (Joe Haggerty, CSNNE.com) Patty Bergeron: "Im not a very good golfer, so I'll be a passenger out there today" 1st & last time PB37 & "passenger" used in same sentence
2015-16 BOSTON MEDIA TWEET OF THE WEEK LEADERBOARD
@GlobeFluto (Fluto Shinzawa, Boston Globe): Week 1
UPCOMING PRACTICE SCHEDULE
-Schedule is subject to change.
-(Ristuccia Arena, 190 Main Street, Wilmington, MA 01887) (TD Garden, 100 Legends Way, Boston, MA 02114)
-All times are local to where the practice or game is taking place
-Practices at Ristuccia Arena are open to the public.
Saturday, September 19 (Boston, MA)
-Practice #1 at TD Garden, 10:00 a.m.
-Practice #2 at TD Garden, 11:45 a.m.
-Practice #3 at TD Garden, 1:30 p.m.
-All three practices are open to the public
Sunday, September 20 (Boston, MA / Providence, RI)
-Practice #1 at TD Garden, 10:00 a.m.
-Practice #2 at TD Garden, 11:30 a.m.
-Practice #3 at TD Garden, 1:15 p.m.
-All three practices at TD Garden are open to the public
-Home Preseason Game vs. New Jersey Devils, Dunkin Donuts Center (1 La Salle Square, Providence, RI 02903) at 7:00 p.m.
Monday, September 21 (Boston, MA)
Tuesday, September 22 (Boston, MA)
Wednesday, September 23 (Boston, MA)
Thursday, September 24 (Boston, MA)
Friday, September 25 (Wilmington, MA)