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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


Tuukka Rask Back at Warrior & Bruce Cassidy wants more from Taylor Hall | Poke the Bear w/ Conor Ryan

Poke The Bear with Conor Ryan Ep. 69

Tuukka Rask Back at Warrior & Bruce Cassidy wants more from Taylor Hall


Conor Ryan of Boston Sports Journal and Evan Marinofsky of Turner Sports break down what it means for Tuukka Rask to be back skating at Warrior Ice Arena. They get into how the goaltending has been thus far and what options the Bruins have. The guys also discuss Taylor Hall, Nick Foligno, Trent Frederic and just how good Connor McDavid is. 


Conor Ryan

Bruins Beat Reporter for Boston Sports Journal 


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3:00 - Tuukka Rask back at Warrior

5:30 - Comparing the work of Jeremy Swayman vs. Linus Ullmark

11:00 - Taylor Hall gets benched at the end of the game against the Senators

19:00 - Nick Foligno’s value in the lineup

21:00 - Tough luck for Trent Frederic

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