‘Behind the B’ Episode 1 Review

Behind the B

One of the more anticipated non-game Bruins events in a while, NESN’s new all access ‘Behind the B’ show premiered with an hour long episode last night. Modeled after HBO’s 24/7, the show covered a variety of topics stretching from their defeat in the Finals all the way through this summer’s development camp. It was about what I expected in terms of content, but revealing and interesting enough for sure. If you missed it, you can catch it here.

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Bruins Rookies Debut in Florida

Bruins rookies

It was a big weekend for Bruins rookie hopefuls as they traveled south for a weekend trio of games in preparation for full training camp which starts on Wednesday. Despite a loss to the Panthers and ties with the Lightning and Predators rookies, a number of players had impressive performances as they battle for attention.

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Fantasy Analysis: Top 10 Defensemen

fantasy hockey defensemen

With just under a month before the puck officially drops, we continue our look at the suggested picks for your roster by examining the best fantasy hockey defensemen heading into the 2013-14 season. A strong defensive corps can significantly bolster your team’s stats, especially if you are struck by injuries or underperforming forwards. There are a few top tier defenseman who score like their offensive counterparts, and can make a big difference if you can land them on draft day.

The Top 10:

1. Erik Karlsson, Ottawa Senators
2. Zdeno Chara, Boston Bruins
3. Kris Letang, Pittsburgh Penguins
4. Keith Yandle, Phoenix Coyotes
5. P.K. Subban, Montreal Canadiens
6. Shea Weber, Nashville Predators
7. Dustin Byfuglien, Winnipeg Jets
8. Alex Pietrangelo, St. Louis Blues
9. Dan Boyle, San Jose Sharks
10. Duncan Keith, Chicago Blackhawks

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