TWEET OF THE WEEK (WEEK 22): @JoeyMacHockey (Joe McDonald, The Athletic): "After registering No. 39 on the season, Pasta has two more in him tonight."
HONORABLE MENTION: @_TyAnderson (Ty Anderson, 98.5 The Sports Hub): "Imagine your city not having David Pastrnak or Jayson Tatum? Yeesh."
2019-20 BOSTON MEDIA TWEET OF THE WEEK LEADERBOARD:
@AmalieBenjamin (Amalie Benjamin, NHL): Week 6, Week 12, Week 14, Week 16, Week 19
@ConorRyan_93 (Conor Ryan, Boston Sports Journal): Week 4, Week 11, Week 17, Week 20
@HackswithHaggs (Joe Haggerty, NBC Boston): Week 10, Week 13, Week 15, Week 21
@JoeyMacHockey (Joe McDonald, The Athletic): Week 1, Week 8, Week 22
@_TyAnderson (Ty Anderson, 98.5 The Sports Hub): Week 2, Week 3
@mattyports (Matt Porter, Boston Globe): Week 9
@GlobeKPD (Kevin Paul Dupont, Boston Globe): Week 5
@FlutoShinzawa (Fluto Shinzawa, The Athletic): Week 7
@Metallica (Metallica, The Band): Week 18
BRUINS ALUMNI: Saturday, February 15, the Bruins Alumni will play a 1 p.m. game at the Gallo Arena in Bourne, MA to benefit The Great Blizzard of MA Special Hockey. Tickets are $20 for adults and kids under 13 are free. Expected in the line-up are Andrew Raycroft, Joe Mullen and Bobby Carpenter.
Sunday, February 16, the team will travel to Skate 3 in Tyngsboro, MA for at 2 p.m. game to benefit the Thomas Smith Foundation. Tickets are $12 and $10 for kids - children under 15 will be free. Expected in the line-up are Rick Middleton, Andrew Alberts and Bob Sweeney.
TD BANK PASS CLINIC: The Boston Bruins Youth Hockey Development Team will be traveling to Lewiston, ME on Wednesday, February 19 to award L/A Nordiques Youth Hockey a TD Bank P.A.S.S. (Partnership to Assist Skaters and Shooters) Clinic.
Each P.A.S.S. Clinic is one-hour long and is conducted by Bruins alumni and members of the Boston Bruins Youth Hockey Development Team. Each clinic is open to 50 youth hockey players in the Squirt/U10 or Pee Wee/U12 age classifications. Each participant will receive a P.A.S.S. jersey, gift bag, and two tickets to an upcoming Boston Bruins home game. Additionally, TD Bank will present a $1,000 donation to the hosting youth hockey organization.
BEHIND THE B SEASON 7: The New England Emmy Award-winning series returns again this season to give fans an exclusive look at everything Black & Gold. In Episode 9, David Pastrnak and his puppy take a trip to St. Louis, Chris Wagner teams up with Harpoon and Zdeno Chara is honored at the Garden. To watch past episodes, visit http://www.BostonBruins.com/BehindTheB.
NEXT EPISODE: Season 7, Episode 10: TBD
BRUINS ACADEMY THE SHOW: The New England Emmy Award-winning series is a fast-paced, educational, Black & Gold-themed program created for youth who love the game of hockey. One 30-minute episode will air each month on NESN. In Episode 2, David Pastrnak heads to the All-Star game and the Bruins host their annual Pucks & Paddles tournament. To watch Episode 2, visit www.BostonBruins.com/BruinsAcademy.
NEXT EPISODE: Season 5, Episode 3: TBD
NESN "MY STORY": NESN's "My Story" TV series has expanded to the Boston Bruins for the 2019-20 season and will feature 13 episodes detailing the journey of individual Bruins players to the NHL. In episode seven, Brandon Carlo talks about the challenges and beliefs that led him to a professional hockey career. More information on episodes can be found at NESN.com/BruinsMyStory.
NEXT EPISODE: Brad Marchand: Wednesday, February 19, 7 p.m. ET
SINGLE GAME TICKETS: Fans can purchase single game tickets powered by Ticketmaster for the 2019-20 season and choose from a variety of matchups and special events like First Responders Night, Irish Heritage Night and Fan Appreciation Night. Fans can purchase tickets at Ticketmaster.com/BostonBruins.
SUITE RENTALS: Fans can watch the Bruins from their own private suites powered by Ticketmaster throughout the 2019-20 season. Ideal for group outings, select luxury suites are still available for upcoming home games accommodating 18-60 fans. For additional information, fans can visit BostonBruins.com/Suites or call 617-624-1847.
RAFTER STUDIOS: Fans can plan their next party or night out at Rafter Studios. The new and unique hospitality spaces can host groups of 36 - 230 people. Located on Level 9, the studios feature plush leather couches, inclusive food packages, and exclusive entrance and a private bar with a dedicated bartender. Fans can place their deposits at TDGarden.com/RafterStudios.
PROSHOP WINTER: Fans can stay warm this winter with gear from the ProShop powered by '47 located at TD Garden. Fans can shop knit hats, gloves, scarves and more. Fans can shop online anytime at BostonProShop.com.
OPERATION HAT TRICK: For the fourth year in a row, the Boston Bruins and Red River have partnered to create special-edition Operation Hat Trick merchandise. A percentage of sales will support the recovery of wounded service members and veterans. Fans may shop Operation Hat Trick now at the ProShop powered by '47.
KIDS CLUB: This summer, the Boston Bruins launched their first-ever official youth fan club, the Bruins Academy Kids Club presented by Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center. Parents can sign their children up now and receive a Bruins-themed welcome pack, access to reduced price tickets, and a discount at the ProShop. Fans can learn more and sign up at BostonBruins.com/KidsClub.
BRUINS ON SOCIAL: If you don't already, be sure to follow the Boston Bruins on all social channels:
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BRUINS UPCOMING SCHEDULE
*Schedule is subject to change
**All practices and pregame skates at Warrior are open to the public
***All practice and game times are local to where they are being held
Saturday, February 15 (TD Garden, Boston, MA)
-Game vs. Detroit Red Wings, 1 p.m. E.T. (NESN, 98.5)
Sunday, February 16 (Madison Square Garden, New York, NY)
-Game vs. New York Rangers, 3:30 p.m. E.T. (NBC, 98.5)
Monday, February 17
Tuesday, February 18 (Rogers Place, Edmonton, AB)
-Practice, 12 p.m.
Wednesday, February 19 (Rogers Place, Edmonton, AB)
-Pregame skate, 11:30 a.m.
-Game vs. Edmonton Oilers, 7:30 p.m. M.T. (NESN, 98.5)
Thursday, February 20 (Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, AB)
-Practice, 1:15 p.m.
Friday, February 21 (Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, AB)
-Pregame skate, 11:30 a.m.
-Game vs. Calgary Flames, 7 p.m. M.T. (NESN, 98.5)