TWEET OF THE WEEK (WEEK 21): @HackswithHaggs (Joe Haggerty, NBC Boston):
HONORABLE MENTION: @ConorRyan_93 (Conor Ryan, Boston Sports Journal):
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
@_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: On Sunday, February 9, the Bruins Alumni will head north to Concord, NH, for a 3 p.m. game at Everett Arena. This will be their sixth game to benefit the Stephen Cmar ROTC Scholarship Fund. Tickets are $10 and children under 12 are free. Steve Leach, Shawn McEachern, Bruce Crowder and Dave Shaw are expected in the lineup.
PJ DRIVE: Zdeno Chara and the Boston Bruins will host the 13th annual PJ Drive this year from February 1 to March 15. The drive will benefit Cradles to Crayons and DCF Wonderfund, two non-profit organizations that ensure positive living conditions for children. Fans can sign up their organizations to host a drive or can donate new PJs at a participating local library.
There will also be an in-game collection on February 15, where fans can bring new PJs or $10 to donate. Fans who contribute at the game will be entered into a raffle for autographed Bruins items. The top three host organizations will receive tickets to a Bruins game. Fans can learn more at www.BostonBruins.com/PJDrive.
CASINO NIGHT PRESENTED BY JETBLUE: Boston Bruins Casino Night presented by JetBlue is set to return on February 13, 2020 at Encore Boston Harbor. Attendees will have the opportunity to play casino games alongside Bruins players throughout the night. The event will include both a silent and live auction featuring event tickets, gift certificates, and more. Fans can learn more and purchase tickets at BostonBruins.com/CasinoNight.
VALENTINE'S BASKETS: Fans can bid on Valentine's Baskets from their favorite Bruins player. These unique baskets will feature a variety of items, including Boston Bruins memorabilia, gift certificates and more. Online bidding will run from February 5, 2020, to February 14, 2020. All proceeds will benefit the Boston Bruins Foundation. Fans can learn more and place their bid at BruinsAuctions.org.
BFIT SCHOOL ASSEMBLY PROGRAM: The Boston Bruins BFit Team will hold a BFit School Assembly program at the Lyndon School on Monday, February 10. The program is an interactive, 45-minute-long assembly that teaches participants how to live a happy, healthy lifestyle by emphasizing the importance of proper nutrition, kindness, determination and movement through the game of hockey. In addition to the 45-minute-long program, the Lyndon School will receive a full set of Franklin Sports Bruins-branded street hockey equipment to utilize and grow the sport of hockey.
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 8, viewers get an inside look as Karson Kuhlman returns to the lineup and Tuukka Rask makes a wish come true for a young fan. To watch past episodes, visit http://www.BostonBruins.com/BehindTheB.
NEXT EPISODE: Season 7, Episode 9: Thursday, February 13, 5 p.m. ET
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.
VALENTINE'S DAY: Fans can find all their Valentine's Day needs at the ProShop Powered by '47 located at TD Garden. Fans can shop for pucks, totes, jewelry, tees, mugs 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 8 (TD Garden, Boston, MA)
-Game vs. Arizona Coyotes, 3 p.m. E.T. (TD Garden, NESN, 98.5)
Sunday, February 9 (Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, MI)
-Game vs. Detroit Red Wings, 12:30 p.m. E.T. (Little Caesars Arena, NBC, 98.5)
Monday, February 10
Tuesday, February 11 (Warrior Ice Arena, Brighton, MA)
-Practice, 11 a.m.
Wednesday, February 12 (Boston, MA)
-Pregame skate, 11 a.m.
-Game vs. Montreal Canadiens, 7:30 p.m. E.T. (TD Garden, NBCSN, 98.5)
Thursday, February 13 (Boston, MA)
-Practice, 11:30 a.m. (Warrior Ice Arena, Brighton, MA)
Friday, February 14 (Warrior Ice Arena, Brighton, MA)
-Practice, 11 a.m.