After a protracted summer time, a revamped Bruins roster is lastly set to return to Warrior Ice Enviornment this week for the beginning of the staff’s coaching camp.
Jim Montgomery and his workers will begin laying the muse for the 2023-24 centennial season on Wednesday morning on the staff’s facility in Brighton, with off-ice testing on the docket.
The primary skating session can be held on Thursday morning, with Boston set to open preseason motion on Sunday night in opposition to the Rangers.
Boston will maintain common split-squad practices and participate in six complete preseason video games over the subsequent two-plus weeks earlier than opening the common season at residence with a showdown in opposition to Connor Bedard and the Blackhawks on Oct. 11.
Here’s a take a look at the Bruins’ coaching camp roster:
Forwards: Joey Abate, Vincent Arseneau, John Beecher, Jesper Boqvist, Justin Brazeau, Patrick Brown, Alex Chiasson, Charlie Coyle, Jake DeBrusk, John Farinacci, Trent Frederic, Morgan Geekie, A.J. Greer, Curtis Corridor, Brett Harrison, Danton Heinen, Trevor Kuntar, Jakub Lauko, Milan Lucic, Fabian Lysell, Brad Marchand, Marc McLaughlin, Jayson Megna, Georgii Merkulov, David Pastrnak, Owen Pederson, Matt Poitras, Anthony Richard, Oskar Steen, Luke Toporowski, James van Riemsdyk, Pavel Zacha
Defensemen: Frederic Brunet, Michael Callahan, Brandon Carlo, Jackson Edward, Derek Forbort, Matthew Grzelcyk, Hampus Lindholm, Mason Lohrei, Ryan Mast, Charlie McAvoy, Ian Mitchell, Alec Regula, Dan Renouf, Ethan Ritchie, Kevin Shattenkirk, Reilly Walsh, Parker Wotherspoon, Jakub Zboril
Goaltenders: Brandon Bussi, Michael DiPietro, Kyle Keyser, Shane Starrett, Jeremy Swayman, Linus Ullmark
There aren’t many surprises with regards to the Bruins’ D corps and goaltending grouping, at the least with regards to projecting the personnel that may land on the NHL roster come Oct. 11.
However Boston’s crowded ahead corps alerts that this coaching camp will function a potpourri of veteran free-agent signings, PTO candidates, blue-chips prospects and established lineup regulars all vying for restricted spots, particularly in Boston’s bottom-six unit.
Coming into camp, it looks as if Milan Lucic, Trent Frederic, and Morgan Geekie have the early benefit of shoring up at the least three of the six beginning spots on Boston’s third and fourth traces.
Who fills the remainder of the lineup can be decided within the coming weeks.
“There’s little question there’s far more jobs which might be open, proper? And competitors is nice,” Jim Montgomery stated final week. “And I do suppose that we’re all hoping that there’s going to be nice surprises which might be going to make the staff — sort of like Lauko did and A.J. Greer did out of camp final 12 months.”
Right here is the Bruins’ preseason schedule:
Sept. 24: Rangers at Bruins (TD Backyard, 5 p.m.)
Sept. 26: Bruins at Sabres (KeyBank Heart, Buffalo, 7 p.m.)
Sept. 29: Flyers at Bruins (TD Backyard, 7 p.m.)
Oct. 2: Bruins at Flyers (Wells Fargo Heart, Philadelphia, 7 p.m.)
Oct. 3: Capitals at Bruins (TD Backyard, 7 p.m.)
Oct. 5: Bruins at Rangers (Madison Sq. Backyard, New York, 7 p.m.)
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