Posts tagged chris bourque

Bourque Breaks Through

After Chris Bourque was a healthy scratch for Thursday’s game against Buffalo, the winger found his confidence and net his first in the spoked-B to propel the Bruins to a 1-0 shutout of the Maple Leafs Saturday night.

Read the full feature and watch his goal & postgame interview at the link above.

Bourque Relishes Third Line Opportunity

Throughout the past two days at Training Camp, one key aspect of the Bruins’ roster has been evident – it’s familiarity. But one role left to fill is that of the third line left winger alongside Chris Kelly and Rich Peverley, and Chris Bourque (son of Ray) hopes to take advantage of that opportunity.

“I grew up wanting to be a Bruin and it seems pretty close to becoming a reality. So I just have to keep working hard.”

P-Bruins Make A Point


PROVIDENCE, RI — Even with all the fresh faces on the 2012-2013 Providence Bruins, there are plenty of players on the P-Bruins roster who can tell you about the disappointment of missing last year’s AHL postseason.

Eager to Make His Own Name

When Bruins fans see the Bourque named stitched between the shoulders of a Black & Gold jersey, it conjures up memories of the great Ray Bourque, a Hockey Hall of Fame defenseman who spent 20-plus seasons with the B’s, amassed 395 goals, and whose number 77 flies from from the rafters of TD Garden. Now, a new Bourque is trying to carve out his own niche in New England.

Chris Bourque is one of the familiar faces who will be on the ice for Providence Bruins training camp as he begins his career in Black & Gold.