Favorite B's over the years

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    Orr
    Bourque
    Neely
    O'Reilly
    Jonathan
    Jay Miller
    Nevin Markwart
    Brian "The Colonel" Curran
    Randy "Stump" Burridge
     
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                              Randy Burridge would be somewhere on my list for sure.
    Posted by east-westBsfan


    What a work ethic in Burridge.  Don Sweeney in that same category and Gary Doak too.
     
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    Orr Bourque Neely O'Reilly Jonathan Jay Miller Nevin Markwart Brian "The Colonel" Curran Randy "Stump" Burridge
    Posted by MeanE


    I met Markwart's parents the other day. Apparently he is still in Mass working for some firm....
     
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    Have to mention Norm LeVeille...would have been a great one!  Poor kid never got the chance.

     
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    In Response to Re: Favorite B's over the years : I met Markwart's parents the other day. Apparently he is still in Mass working for some firm....
    Posted by jmwalters

    Looks like Nevin didn't get the brains knocked out of him, even though he had almost 800 PIMs in just over 300 NHL games.  I wore #17 in high school because of him.  Loved the JOFA helmet he used to wear.

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    Nevin Markwart, President and Chief Executive Officer

     

    Nevin Markwart has extensive experience managing investment teams and financial products both in Canada and the United States.  Most recently he was Head of Canadian Equities and a member of the executive management team at Fidelity Investments Canada.  Previous experience includes senior responsibilities with Wellington Management and Standish, Ayer and Wood, Inc., both investment advisory firms based in Boston, Massachusetts.  Mr. Markwart holds an MBA in Finance from Northeastern University in Boston and is a Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Financial Planner.  Prior to his investment career, Mr. Markwart was the Boston Bruins' first pick in the 1983 NHL entry draft and enjoyed a nine year NHL career from 1983 to 1992 with the Boston Bruins and the Calgary Flame

     


     
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    Have to mention Norm LeVeille...would have been a great one!  Poor kid never got the chance.
    Posted by hangnail


    I am with you Hangnail!  Still sad to think about.
     
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    Eddie Westfall
    Reggie MacKenzie
    Dallas Smith
    Ken Hodge
    Ted Green
    John Bucyk
    Jerry Cheevers
    Don Awrie but not after he went to the Canadiens
     
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    In Response to Re: Favorite B's over the years : Looks like Nevin didn't get the brains knocked out of him, even though he had almost 800 PIMs in just over 300 NHL games.  I wore #17 in high school because of him.  Loved the JOFA helmet he used to wear. Canoe Financial  http://www.canoefinancial.com/about_us/canoe_team/ www.canoefinancial.com/files/images/Nevin-Markwart_web.jpg " alt="Nevin Markwart, President and Chief Executive Officer, " />Nevin Markwart, President and Chief Executive Officer Nevin Markwart, President and Chief Executive Officer   Nevin Markwart has extensive experience managing investment teams and financial products both in Canada and the United States.  Most recently he was Head of Canadian Equities and a member of the executive management team at Fidelity Investments Canada.  Previous experience includes senior responsibilities with Wellington Management and Standish, Ayer and Wood, Inc., both investment advisory firms based in Boston, Massachusetts.  Mr. Markwart holds an MBA in Finance from Northeastern University in Boston and is a Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Financial Planner.  Prior to his investment career, Mr. Markwart was the Boston Bruins' first pick in the 1983 NHL entry draft and enjoyed a nine year NHL career from 1983 to 1992 with the Boston Bruins and the Calgary Flame  
    Posted by MeanE


    Good catch. 800 pms, I guess he was not named "the kamikaze kid" for nothing. Was a first rounder too if I am recalling correctly...

    And yes it says he was a first round pick in the article you sourced...
     
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    I've been looking through the new book my Wife got me, Black and Gold - 4 Decades of the Boston Bruins in Phototgraphs. It's a picture book (insert jokes here) by the Team's Photog, Steve Babineau. It covers from early the 70s, when Orr had longer hair, so my era of players. So it got me thinking of who my favs were. Here's my list. Bobby  - No explaination necessary Reggie Lemelin - The goalie who did it. HE Beat Them! Cam Neely - Again no explaination necessary, but he used Pat Roy as his personal bytch goalie, and for that alone he gets my vote. 50 in 44 works too. Milan Lucic - I know this is an early pick, and he might not end up with his number raised to the Rafters, but I don't go for a beer when he's on the ice. Stan Jonathan - Just one of those things. After he dusted Moose Dupont, he made the list. I'm not going with an Honourable Mention List. You other made the Top 5 or didn't. Your turn.
    Posted by perrysound


    Burridge, Kvartalnov, shoebottom, keans, iafrate
     
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    Dennis Wideman
    Blake Wheeler
    Phil Kessel
    Sandy Moger
    Michael Ryder

    This was easy.
     
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    Dennis Wideman Blake Wheeler Phil Kessel Sandy Moger Michael Ryder This was easy.
    Posted by Crowls2424


    Sandy Moger does not deserve that
     
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    The entire B's team that ended the jinx!  What a series! No Cup that year, but the best playoff series win in my lifetime. 
     
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    timmy thomas andy brickely ted donato stevie heinze stevie leech hal gill
    geoff lazro danny lacatoure jim craig shaun bates
     
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    Cam Neely
    Ray Bourque
    Terry O'Reilly
    Rick Middleton
    Milan Lucic

    Leaving out the obvious old time greats cause i was too young to remember them playing. These are the guys for me.
     
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    The entire B's team that ended the jinx!  What a series! No Cup that year, but the best playoff series win in my lifetime. 
    Posted by stingerjp


    Michael Telven rules!  He slashed away Richer's thumb and the Hab ghosts all in one swat.
     
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    Surprised no one mentioned Kluzak, pretty damn good Dman!
     
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    Surprised no one mentioned Kluzak, pretty damn good Dman!
    Posted by hangnail


    Had plenty of talent but he was one of the most unfortunate draft choices ever made by Harry.  Was constantly breaking down, plenty of HOF talent behind him in the draft.
     
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    In Response to Re: Favorite B's over the years : Had plenty of talent but he was one of the most unfortunate draft choices ever made by Harry.  Was constantly breaking down, plenty of HOF talent behind him in the draft.
    Posted by stingerjp


    You are right about this. When you look at the players that went after him you have to wonder, in hindsight, what could have been. Too bad about Kluzak's knees......
     
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    Darn I wish I was alive to see the 70's bruins. anyways I'm gonna fire off some B's goalies from 80's on let me know if I miss some Moog Peeters Lemelin bailey Blue Tallas Moffatt Riggins Carey Keans Lacher Ranford Billington McDonald Thomas Rask Raycroft Hackett Dafoe Potvin Grahame Just off the top of my head sure i missed some obvious ones.
    Posted by kelvana33


    Just Awesome.....All the goalies we went through....Just crazy. You forgot the ex Minnesota Star goalie. JOHN CASEY...Played briefly.....Just helping you out.
     
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    Dennis Wideman Blake Wheeler Phil Kessel Sandy Moger Michael Ryder This was easy.
    Posted by Crowls2424


    That is not funny.
    When Moe hits Larry with a pipe wrench, it's funny, but your list is really like a skull being crsuedh with a pipe wrench.
    Just not funny.
     
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