Boston Bruins Have Had A Lot Of Legendary Skaters In Recent Memory, But Who Is The Best?
The Boston Bruins have many great players over the years. Most people talk about the old players from the Big Bad Bruins era. The only problem is that they are not playing anymore and the game has changed in so many ways. The biggest is that the goalies are just more athletic and overall better.
The skaters are bigger faster and stronger than they ever were. Fighters are virtually non-existent anymore. It is just not possible to compare Charlie McAvoy to Bobby Orr anymore due to these changes in the game.
That is why in this list we will be looking at some of the best modern skaters to have played for the Boston Bruins.
The rules for this top ten list are as follows:
- List is composed of skaters only no goaltenders are included
- Must have played majority of career in 2000’s
- Minimum of three years spent with the team
- Players can be actively playing in the NHL