Brad Marchand RUMORS & NEWS

  • Brad Marchand rips NHL crackdown on faceoffs: 'It's an absolute joke'

    WEEI Boston "The NHL preseason has come with an apparent crackdown on faceoff violations. The opening 24 minutes of Monday’s Maple Leafs-Senators contest had three penalties for violations at the dot. Same for last night’s meeting between Devils and Capitals. The Rangers-Islanders game featured one minor..." September 19

  • Marchand OK with big contract for Pastrnak

    TSN "The Boston Bruins have been unable to reach a contract extension this summer with restricted free agent David Pastrnak as the team reportedly attempts to avoid paying him more per year than Brad Marchand. The Bruins are believed to have made an offer with an average annual value of $6 million..." September 12

  • Brad Marchand knows he’s under NHL microscope as he re-enters Bruins lineup

    Boston Herald "Brad Marchand has been a very good player in the NHL for a long time now. But after a two-year hiatus from the playoffs, the Bruins left winger will enter the postseason with the kind of elevated profile that he’s never carried before. Marchand made himself into a Hart Trophy candidate this..." April 12

  • Cam Neely: Brad Marchand 'needs to grow up a little bit'

    NESN "The Boston Bruins still have plenty to play for in their final two regular-season games, but they’ll have to do it without their top goal-scorer. The NHL suspended B’s winger Brad Marchand on Thursday for Boston’s final two games after he speared Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jake Dotchin in..." April 07

  • Bruins Brad Marchand Suspended For 2 Games For Spearing Tampa’s Jake Dotchin

    CBS Boston "Brad Marchand will have to sit out the rest of the regular season. The Bruins forward has been suspended for two games for his Tuesday night spearing of Tampa Bay’s Jake Dotchin, the NHL announced on Thursday. Marchand was initially issued a five-minute major penalty and a game misconduct..." April 06

  • Bruins’ Brad Marchand to have hearing Thursday for spearing

    Sportsnet "Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand will have a hearing Thursday morning for spearing the groin of Tampa Bay defenceman Jake Dotchin. Marchand was given a five-minute major and a game misconduct for Tuesday’s spear, which came with 40 seconds remaining in the first period. The pest has been..." April 05