2018 Bruins Development Camp: Previewing Camp Of Fresh Faces

By Ty Anderson, 985TheSportsHub.com The ice is ready and the rookies are in town. It must be time for the Bruins' annual Development Camp, taking place at Warrior Ice Arena for the second year in a row. This year's Development Camp roster features 29 players, including 16 forwards, 10 defensemen and three goaltenders. The roster…

Urho Vaakanainen Wants To Fight For NHL Spot This Fall

By Ty Anderson, 985TheSportsHub.com Fresh off signing his three-year, entry-level contract with the Boston Bruins, 2017 first-round pick Urho Vaakanainen has laid out his expectations for his first fall in town. "My goal is to get a spot in Boston," the 19-year-old Vaakanainen admitted. "But other than that, I don’t really have any expectations. I’m…

Bruins Officially Sign Urho Vaakanainen To Entry-Level Contract

By Ty Anderson, 985TheSportsHub.com The Bruins made it official Wednesday, signing defenseman Urho Vaakanainen to a three-year entry-level contract with an annual cap hit of $925,000 plus bonuses. The 2017 first-round pick (18th overall) of the Bruins, Vaakanainen spent last season with SaiPa of the Finnish Liiga, with four goals and 11 points, as well as…

Report: Bruins Hoping To Sign Urho Vaakanainen Before July

By Ty Anderson, 985TheSportsHub.com The Bruins are aiming to get 2017 draft pick Urho Vaakanainen signed before the start of the club's annual rookie development camp on June 23, according to a report from Mark Divver of the Providence Journal. Drafted by the Bruins with the 18th overall pick last year, the 6-foot-1 defenseman recorded…