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2013–14 Boston Bruins · NHL
Presidents' Trophy Winners
Atlantic Division Champions
Division 1st Atlantic
Conference 1st Eastern
2013–14 record 54–19–9
Home record 31–7–3
Road record 23–12–6
Goals for 261
Goals against 177
General Manager Peter Chiarelli
Coach Claude Julien
Captain Zdeno Chara
Alternate captains Patrice Bergeron
Chris Kelly
David Krejci
Arena TD Garden
Team Leaders
Goals Jarome Iginla
Patrice Bergeron (30)
Assists David Krejci (50)
Points David Krejci (69)
Penalties in minutes Milan Lucic (91)
Wins Tuukka Rask (36)
Goals against average Niklas Svedberg (1.97)
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The 2013–14 Boston Bruins season was the 90th season for the National Hockey League franchise that was established on November 1, 1924.[1] The Bruins finished 1st in the Atlantic Division and the NHL and lost in the Division Finals to the Montreal Canadiens 4 games to 3.

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Divisional Standings[edit | edit source]

Atlantic Division[2]

GP W L OTL ROW GF GA Pts
1 p – Boston Bruins 82 54 19 9 51 261 177 117
2 Tampa Bay Lightning 82 46 27 9 38 240 215 101
3 Montreal Canadiens 82 46 28 8 40 215 204 100
4 Detroit Red Wings 82 39 28 15 34 222 230 93
5 Ottawa Senators 82 37 31 14 30 236 265 88
6 Toronto Maple Leafs 82 38 36 8 29 231 256 84
7 Florida Panthers 82 29 45 8 21 196 268 66
8 Buffalo Sabres 82 21 51 10 14 157 248 52


Conference Standings[edit | edit source]

Top 3 (Atlantic Division)[3]

R GP W L OTL ROW GF GA Pts
1 p – Boston Bruins 82 54 19 9 51 261 177 117
2 Tampa Bay Lightning 82 46 27 9 38 240 215 101
3 Montreal Canadiens 82 46 28 8 40 215 204 100

Top 3 (Metropolitan Division)[3]

R GP W L OTL ROW GF GA Pts
1 y – Pittsburgh Penguins 82 51 24 7 44 249 207 109
2 New York Rangers 82 45 31 6 41 218 193 96
3 Philadelphia Flyers 82 42 30 10 39 236 235 94

Wild Card teams[3]

R (Top 2 qualify for playoffs) Div GP W L OTL ROW GF GA Pts
1 Columbus Blue Jackets ME 82 43 32 7 38 231 216 93
2 Detroit Red Wings AT 82 39 28 15 34 222 230 93
3 Washington Capitals ME 82 38 30 14 28 235 240 90
4 New Jersey Devils ME 82 35 29 18 35 197 208 88
5 Ottawa Senators AT 82 37 31 14 30 236 265 88
6 Toronto Maple Leafs AT 82 38 36 8 29 231 256 84
7 Carolina Hurricanes ME 82 36 35 11 34 207 230 83
8 New York Islanders ME 82 34 37 11 25 225 267 79
9 Florida Panthers AT 82 29 45 8 21 196 268 66
10 Buffalo Sabres AT 82 21 51 10 14 157 248 52

Divisions: AT – Atlantic, ME – Metropolitan

bold – Clinched Playoff spot, y – Clinched Division, p – Won Presidents' Trophy (best record in NHL)


Game Log[edit | edit source]

Pre-season[edit | edit source]

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

2013–14 Game Log

Legend:       Win (2 points)       Loss (0 points)       Overtime/shootout loss (1 point)

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

Boston Bruins 4, Detroit Red Wings 1[edit | edit source]

Montreal Canadiens 4, Boston Bruins 3[edit | edit source]

The Boston Bruins earned the President's Trophy by finishing the regular season with the league's best record. They faced the Detroit Red Wings in the first round and won the series 4–1. They advanced to the second round where they were defeated 3–4 by the Montreal Canadiens, and eliminated from the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs
  • Scorer of game-winning goal in italics

Player Stats[edit | edit source]

Skaters
Regular Season[4]
Player GP G A Pts +/ PIM
Krejci, DavidDavid Krejci 80 19 50 69 39 28
Bergeron, PatricePatrice Bergeron 80 30 32 62 38 43
Iginla, JaromeJarome Iginla 78 30 31 61 34 47
Lucic, MilanMilan Lucic 80 24 35 59 30 91
Marchand, BradBrad Marchand 82 25 28 53 36 64
Smith, ReillyReilly Smith 82 20 31 51 28 14
Soderberg, CarlCarl Soderberg 73 16 32 48 4 36
Chara, ZdenoZdeno Chara 77 17 23 40 25 66
Krug, ToreyTorey Krug 79 14 26 40 18 28
Eriksson, LouiLoui Eriksson 61 10 27 37 14 6
Hamilton, DougieDougie Hamilton 64 7 18 25 22 40
Boychuk, JohnnyJohnny Boychuk 75 5 18 23 31 45
Campbell, GregoryGregory Campbell 82 8 13 21 1 47
Kelly, ChrisChris Kelly 57 9 9 18 2 32
Paille, DanielDaniel Paille 72 9 9 18 9 6
Bartkowski, MattMatt Bartkowski 64 0 18 18 22 30
Spooner, RyanRyan Spooner 23 0 11 11 0 6
Seidenberg, DennisDennis Seidenberg 34 1 9 10 11 10
Thornton, ShawnShawn Thornton 64 5 3 8 3 74
McQuaid, AdamAdam McQuaid 30 1 5 6 12 69
Miller, KevanKevan Miller 47 1 5 6 20 38
Meszaros, AndrejAndrej Meszaros 14 2 3 5 4 6
Caron, JordanJordan Caron 35 1 2 3 −8 36
Fraser, MattMatt Fraser 14 2 0 2 0 10
Florek, JustinJustin Florek 4 1 1 2 1 0
Warsofsky, DavidDavid Warsofsky 6 1 1 2 1 0
Rask, TuukkaTuukka Rask 58 0 2 2 2
Khokhlachev, AlexanderAlexander Khokhlachev 1 0 0 0 0 2
Cunningham, CraigCraig Cunningham 2 0 0 0 0 0
Trotman, ZachZach Trotman 2 0 0 0 0 0
Lindblad, MattMatt Lindblad 2 0 0 0 0 0
Potter, CoreyCorey Potter 3 0 0 0 −1 0
Johnson, NickNick Johnson 9 0 0 0 −4 0
Playoffs[4]
Player GP G A Pts +/ PIM
Krug, ToreyTorey Krug 12 2 8 10 −2 6
Bergeron, PatricePatrice Bergeron 12 3 6 9 1 4
Iginla, JaromeJarome Iginla 12 5 2 7 0 12
Lucic, MilanMilan Lucic 12 4 3 7 3 4
Hamilton, DougieDougie Hamilton 12 2 5 7 1 14
Soderberg, CarlCarl Soderberg 12 1 5 6 4 2
Smith, ReillyReilly Smith 12 4 1 5 5 0
Eriksson, LouiLoui Eriksson 12 2 3 5 1 4
Marchand, BradBrad Marchand 12 0 5 5 4 18
Chara, ZdenoZdeno Chara 12 2 2 4 4 14
Krejci, DavidDavid Krejci 12 0 4 4 −3 4
Boychuk, JohnnyJohnny Boychuk 12 1 1 2 3 2
Fraser, MattMatt Fraser 4 1 1 2 2 0
Meszaros, AndrejAndrej Meszaros 4 0 2 2 1 2
Miller, KevanKevan Miller 11 0 2 2 2 8
Paille, DanielDaniel Paille 7 1 0 1 −1 2
Caron, JordanJordan Caron 7 1 0 1 0 4
Florek, JustinJustin Florek 6 1 0 1 0 4
Bartkowski, MattMatt Bartkowski 8 0 1 1 2 10
Thornton, ShawnShawn Thornton 12 0 1 1 −2 4
Rask, TuukkaTuukka Rask 12 0 1 1 2
Potter, CoreyCorey Potter 1 0 0 0 0 0
Campbell, GregoryGregory Campbell 12 0 0 0 0 4
Goaltenders
Regular Season[4]
Player GP GS TOI W L OT GA GAA SA SV% SO
Rask, TuukkaTuukka Rask 58 58 3386 36 15 6 115 2.04 1641 0.930 7
Johnson, ChadChad Johnson 27 23 1511 17 4 3 53 2.10 708 0.925 2
Svedberg, NiklasNiklas Svedberg 1 1 61 1 0 0 2 1.97 35 0.943 0
Playoffs[4]
Player GP GS TOI W L GA GAA SA SV% SO
Rask, TuukkaTuukka Rask 12 12 753 7 5 25 1.99 348 .928 2

Awards and Records[edit | edit source]

Transactions[edit | edit source]

The Bruins were involved in the following transactions during the 2013–14 season:

Trades[edit | edit source]

July 4, 2013[5] To Dallas Stars:
Rich Peverley
Tyler Seguin
Ryan Button
To Boston:
Loui Eriksson
Matt Fraser
Reilly Smith
Joe Morrow
February 7, 2014[6] To Columbus Blue Jackets:
Carter Camper
To Boston:
Blake Parlett
March 5, 2014[7] To Philadelphia Flyers:
conditional 3rd-round pick in 2014
To Boston:
Andrej Meszaros

Free Agents Acquired[edit | edit source]

Player Former team Contract terms
Jarome Iginla[8] Pittsburgh Penguins 1 year, $1.8 million
Chad Johnson[8] Phoenix Coyotes 1 year, $600,000
Bobby Robins[8] Providence Bruins 1 year, $600,000
Nick Johnson[8] Phoenix Coyotes 1 year, $600,000
Mike Moore[8] Milwaukee Admirals 1 year, $550,000

Free Agents Lost[edit | edit source]

Player New team Contract terms
Andrew Ference[9] Edmonton Oilers 4 years, $13 million
Nathan Horton[10] Columbus Blue Jackets 7 years, $37.1 million
Anton Khudobin[11] Carolina Hurricanes 1 year, $800,000
Aaron Johnson[12] New York Rangers 1 year, $600,000
Jaromir Jagr[13] New Jersey Devils 1 year, $4 million

Claimed via Waivers[edit | edit source]

Player Previous team Date
Corey Potter[14] Edmonton Oilers March 5, 2014

Lost Via Retirement[edit | edit source]

Player
Wade Redden[15]

Player Signings[edit | edit source]

Player Date Contract terms
Carter Camper[16] July 8, 2013 1 year, $550,000
Tuukka Rask[17] July 10, 2013 8 years, $56 million
Patrice Bergeron[18] July 12, 2013 8 years, $52 million contract extension
Kevan Miller[19] January 21, 2014 2 years, $1.6 million contract extension
Ben Sexton[20] March 20, 2014 2 years, $1.38 million entry-level contract
Brian Ferlin[21] April 11, 2014 2 years, $1.85 million entry-level contract
Linus Arnesson[22] June 1, 2014 3 years, $2.775 million entry-level contract
Niklas Svedberg[23] June 23, 2014 1 year, $600,000

Draft Picks[edit | edit source]

See also: List of Boston Bruins draft picks

The Bruins drafted the following players at the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, in Newark, New Jersey, on June 30, 2013.[24]

Round # Player Pos Nationality College/Junior/Club Team (League)
2 60 Linus Arnesson Defence Flag of Sweden Sweden Djurgården (HockeyAllsvenskan)
3 90 Peter Cehlarik Left Wing Flag of Slovakia Slovakia Luleå (SHL)
4 120 Ryan Fitzgerald Center Flag of the United States United States Valley Jr. Warriors (EJHL)
5 150 Wiley Sherman Defence Flag of the United States United States Hotchkiss School (USHS)
6 180 Anton Blidh Left Wing Flag of Sweden Sweden Frölunda J20 (J20 SuperElit)
7 210 Mitchell Dempsey Left Wing Flag of Canada Canada Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds (OHL)
Draft notes

Roster[edit | edit source]

Updated July 14, 2010.[25]

# Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace
27 Flag of Canada Begin, SteveSteve Begin

 (UFA)

LW L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2009 Trois-Rivières, Quebec
37 Flag of Canada Bergeron, PatricePatrice Bergeron

 (A)

C R Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2003 L'Ancienne-Lorette, Quebec
55 Flag of Canada Boychuk, JohnnyJohnny Boychuk

D R Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2008 Edmonton, Alberta
Flag of Canada Campbell, GregoryGregory Campbell

 (RFA)

C L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2010 London, Ontario
33 Flag of Slovakia Chara, ZdenoZdeno Chara

 (C)

D L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2006 Trenčín, Czechoslovakia
21 Flag of Canada Ference, AndrewAndrew Ference

D L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2007 Edmonton, Alberta
18 Flag of Canada Horton, NathanNathan Horton

RW R Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2010 Welland, Ontario
48 Flag of the United States Hunwick, MattMatt Hunwick

D L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2004 Warren, Michigan
46 Flag of the Czech Republic Krejci, DavidDavid Krejci

C R Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2004 Šternberk, Czechoslovakia
17 Flag of Canada Lucic, MilanMilan Lucic

LW L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2006 Vancouver, British Columbia
63 Flag of Canada Marchand, BradBrad Marchand

C L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2006 Halifax, Nova Scotia
20 Flag of Canada Paille, DanielDaniel Paille

LW L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2009 Welland, Ontario
40 Flag of Finland Rask, TuukkaTuukka Rask

G L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2006 Savonlinna, Finland
28 Flag of Canada Recchi, MarkMark Recchi

RW L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2009 Kamloops, British Columbia
53 Flag of Canada Reich, JeremyJeremy Reich

C L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2009 Craik, Saskatchewan
73 Flag of Canada Ryder, MichaelMichael Ryder

RW R Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2008 Bonavista, Newfoundland
81 Flag of Slovakia Satan, MiroslavMiroslav Satan

 (UFA)

RW L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2010 Jacovce, Czechoslovakia
74 Flag of France Sauve, MaxMax Sauve

C L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2008 Tours, France
91 Flag of Canada Savard, MarcMarc Savard

C L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2006 Ottawa, Ontario
44 Flag of Germany Seidenberg, DennisDennis Seidenberg

D L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2010 Villingen-Schwenningen, West Germany
45 Flag of the United States Stuart, MarkMark Stuart

D L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2003 Rochester, Minnesota
16 Flag of Germany Sturm, MarcoMarco Sturm

LW L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2005 Dingolfing, West Germany
30 Flag of the United States Thomas, TimTim Thomas

G L Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2002 Flint, Michigan
22 Flag of Canada Thornton, ShawnShawn Thornton

RW R Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2007 Oshawa, Ontario
26 Flag of the United States Wheeler, BlakeBlake Wheeler

RW R Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Date' not found. 2008 Plymouth, Minnesota

References[edit | edit source]

  1. National Hockey League (2012). The National Hockey League Official Guide & Record Book/2013. Triumph Books, 19. ISBN 978-1-60078-785-0. 
  2. 2013–2014 Standings by Division. National Hockey League. Retrieved on July 20, 2013.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 2013–2014 Wild Card Standings. National Hockey League. Retrieved on January 11, 2014. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "standings-conf" defined multiple times with different content Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "standings-conf" defined multiple times with different content
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 2013-2014 Regular Season Stats - Points - Boston Bruins - Statistics. Boston Bruins. Retrieved on April 28, 2014. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "regstats" defined multiple times with different content
  5. B's Make Trade with Dallas Involving Seven Players
  6. Blue Jackets acquire forward Carter Camper from Bruins in exchange for defenseman Blake Parlett
  7. Bruins trade for Meszaros, claim Potter off waivers
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 The Signing of Iginla Highlights B's Transactions on 7/5
  9. OILERS AGREE TO TERMS WITH ANDREW FERENCE
  10. Blue Jackets agree to terms forward Nathan Horton on a Seven-year Contract
  11. Canes Agree to Terms with Anton Khudobin
  12. Rangers Agree to Terms with Defenseman Aaron Johnson – New York Rangers – News. New York Rangers (July 5, 2013).
  13. Devils sign Jaromir Jagr – New Jersey Devils – News. New Jersey Devils (July 23, 2013).
  14. Bruins Claim Corey Potter Off Waivers to Add Blueline Insurance
  15. REDDEN ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT AFTER 14 NHL SEASONS
  16. B's Sign Camper to a One-Year, Two-Way Contract
  17. Bruins Sign Rask to Eight-Year Contract Through 2020–21 Season
  18. Bruins Sign Bergeron to Eight-Year Contract Extension Through 2021–22 Season
  19. B's Sign Kevan Miller to a Two-Year, One-Way Contract
  20. Bruins Sign Ben Sexton to an Entry-Level Contract
  21. Bruins Sign Brian Ferlin to an Entry-Level Contract
  22. B's Sign Linus Arnesson to an Entry-Level Contract
  23. Bruins Sign Niklas Svedberg to a One-Year, One-Way Contract
  24. NHL Entry Draft Year by Year Results. NHL.com. Retrieved on June 30, 2013.
  25. Boston Bruins - Team - Roster. Boston Bruins. Retrieved on 2010-07-01.
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