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Poke the Bear

166 EpisodesProduced by Conor RyanWebsite's Bruins reporter Conor Ryan offers up weekly thoughts, opinions and analysis on all things surrounding the Black and Gold in “Poke The Bear” — a new podcast centered on the Original Six club. Each week, Conor and a number of guests offer in-depth breakdowns on the latest news surrounding… read more


Focusing on Bruins Positives to Start the Season | Poke the Bear w/ Conor Ryan

Poke The Bear with Conor Ryan Ep. 27

Focusing on Bruins Positives to Start the Season

Presented by BetOnline


Conor Ryan of Boston Sports Journal and Evan Marinofsky of CLNS Media break down how the Bruins dodged a bullet with Matt Grzelcyk's injury. They also discuss some positive things done by the Bruins to begin the season. 


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Bruins Beat Reporter for Boston Sports Journal 


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2:00 - Conor & Evan haven't been at the Garden in quite a bit 

4:00 - Bruins luck out when it comes to Matt Grzelcyk looking good after awkward collision 

8:00 - Ondrej Kase on the other hand...

10:15 - Conor's face freezes at the perfect time on Zoom 

12:00 - Yes, we know the 5v5 scoring is bad. But what are some positives? 

14:00 - Tuukka Rask and Jaroslav Halak have enjoyed good defense in front of them 

17:00 - Trent Frederic's been a great addition to the fourth line 

20:00 - Nick Ritchie appreciation time 

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