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Poke the Bear

167 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


Don't Overreact on the Goaltending & Bruins Defense Needs to be Better | Poke the Bear w/ Conor Ryan

Poke The Bear with Conor Ryan Ep. 66

Don't Overreact on the Goaltending & Bruins Defense Needs to be Better

Presented by Bet US


Conor Ryan of Boston Sports Journal and Evan Marinofsky of Turner Sports discuss the goaltending and why people shouldn't be overreacting on just one bad game from Jeremy Swayman. They also get into why the Bruins defense needs to be better and why it's a sign of things to come. Plus, the Atlantic Division is WILD. 


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3:00 - Don’t overreact to one bad game from Jeremy Swayman

7:00 - Don’t overreact on Linus Ullmark either

11:00 - Bruins defense needs to be better

13:00 - The long-term takeaway from the loss to the Flyers

18:00 - Injuries already hitting the middle six

24:00 - The Atlantic Division is WILD right now

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