Three Players Bruins Fans Should Be Excited For

Published August 24, 2023 at 9:45

As the anticipation builds, mark your calendars for October 11, when the Bruins take the ice for their season and home opener against the Chicago Blackhawks, led by the promising #1 overall pick Connor Bedard. With a few changes made in the lead-up, let's take a sneak peek at three standout players who are poised to make an impact on the ice.

Brown Steps Up the Game

First up, keep an eye on Patrick Brown. The seasoned 31-year-old forward recently signed a two-year deal in the off-season after stints with the Philadelphia Flyers and Ottawa Senators. Last season, Brown showcased his skills with 12 points in 61 games as a former Senator. Known for his versatility, he could prove to be a dependable choice to step in during any injury setbacks.

Young Talent Takes Center Stage

Morgan Geekie, a youthful 24-year-old talent, is gearing up to show his mettle in the NHL. Securing the second two-year contract this year, Geekie is out to make a statement. With 28 points in 69 games during the previous season, he's setting his sights on proving his prowess on the ice and establishing his place in the league.

Lucic's Homecoming

Adding a touch of veteran experience, Milan Lucic returns to Boston with a one-year contract, likely in what could be his final NHL season. At 36 years old, Lucic brings a strong physical presence to the ice, averaging 2.5 hits per game during his time with the Calgary Flames. His imposing figure is set to lend a much-needed force on the fourth line, injecting a renewed energy into the team's dynamics.

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Three Players Bruins Fans Should Be Excited For

Who are you most excited for?

Geekie9241.8 %
Brown167.3 %
Lucic11250.9 %
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