Big Bad Bruins Podcast

A Boston Bruins centric podcast hosted by Ian Glendon and Chris Blackey for the Full Press Coverage Radio Network.

Ep 79: Bruins Are A Wagon, Pastrnak Contract, K...
Ian and Chris evaluate the red-hot Bruins halfway through the season. In addition, they look at the Zacha extension, Pastrnak talks, Krejci's 1,000th game, and they speculate about the team's trade deadline/
36 min
Ep 78: Mitchell Miller Fiasco Reaction; What Do...
Ian and Chris react to the Mitchell Miller signing fiasco and discuss what the Bruins should do next.
18 min
Ep 77: Bruins Are On A Roll To Start The Season...
Ian and Chris are back to discuss the Bruins blistering start to the season and whether or not this is for real.
41 min
Ep 76: They're Back! David Krejci and Patrice B...
Ian and Chris discuss and react to the re-signing of captain Patrice Bergeron and the return of David Krejci.
30 min
Ep 75: Bergeron Undecided? David Krejci and NHL...
Ian and Chris discuss the latest on Patrice Bergeron, David Krejci, and give their NHL Free Agency primer.
21 min
Ep 74: Bruce Cassidy Fired; Bergeron Returning?...
Ian and Chris finally react to the firing of Bruce Cassidy as well as the rumored return of Patrice Bergeron. Plus, how much blame should the front office bear and what do they need to do to make things right?
30 min
Ep 73: Bruins Face Elimination; Bruce Cassidy O...
Ian and Chris discuss game six between the Bruins and Hurricanes and the future of both Bruce Cassidy and Patrice Bergeron.
29 min
Ep 72: Bruins Acquire Hampus Lindholm; More Mov...
Ian and Chris discuss the trade of Hampus Lindholm to the Bruins and what moves could be made before Monday's NHL Trade Deadline.
25 min
Ep 71: Bruins Surging; Swayman; Pasta; Phil Kessel
Ian and Chris return for a brief look at where the Bruins stand as we enter the month of March.
28 min
Ep 70: Bruins On A Roll; Tuukka Time Again?
Ian and Chris are back to discuss the resurgent Bruins coming out of the pause and the imminent return of Tuukka Rask.
33 min
Ep 69: Bruins At Quarter Mark; Jake DeBrusk Req...
Ian and Chris return for a new episode and discuss where the Bruins are at near the quarter mark of the season and they react to the Jake DeBrusk trade request.
33 min
Ep 68: Are The Bruins A Top 5 Team? Season Outl...
Ian and Chris discuss whether or not the Bruins are a Top 5 team in the league, their general season outlook, and the goalie situation heading into the season.
32 min
Ep 67: Tuukka Talks; Savvy Signs; RIP Jimmy Hayes
Ian and Chris discuss Tuukka Rask's appearance on the WEEI Jimmy Fun Telethon, Marc Savard being hired as Spitfires head coach, and the passing of Jimmy Hayes.
28 min
Ep 66: Krejci Forever
Ian and Chris react to David Krejci leaving the Bruins and how the team moves on from it.
29 min
Ep 65: NHL Draft and Free Agency Talk With Mike...
Mike Cratty joins Ian and Chris to discuss the Bruins loss of Jeremy Lauzon to the Kraken, the upcoming NHL Draft, and the Bruins options with free agency just around the corner.
44 min
Ep 64: Bruins Expansion Draft Plans; Future For...
Ian and Chris return to discuss who the Bruins will protect and who is most likely to move ahead of the NHL Expansion Draft plus they discuss Jake DeBrusk's future.
42 min
Ep 63: Bruins Take Game Three; Carlo Day-to-Day...
Ian and Chris react to the Bruins game three overtime victory over the New York Islanders.
34 min
Ep 62: Bruins Take Game 1; Maple Leafs or Canad...
Ian and Chris react to the Bruins game one win over the Islanders and as a Bruins fan, who would YOU choose, Maple Leafs or Canadiens?
37 min
Ep 61: Bruins Take 2-1 Series Lead Against Capi...
Ian and Chris discuss the Bruins double-OT win over the Capitals in game three, Taylor Hall mania, milk carton Pastrnak, Tuukka haters, and much more!
50 min
Ep 60: #KrejciForever and Raised Expectations
Ian and Chris talk about the Bruins post trade deadline turnaround and what it means for a potentially long playoff run.
43 min
Ep 59: Bruins Swing Big At Trade Deadline
Ian and Chris welcome in Mike Cratty to discuss the trade acquisitions of Taylor Hall, Curtis Lazar, and Mike Reilly and what it means for the Bruins this season and beyond.
42 min
Ep 58: Chris' Trip To TD Garden, Bruins Trade T...
Ian and Chris discuss Blackey's return to the Garden, the Islanders trade for Kyle Palmieri, Bruins trade options, injuries, and much more!
40 min
Ep 57: Trade Deadline Talk w/ Mike Cratty
Mike Cratty joins Ian and Chris to discuss the Bruins win over the Devils, the impending trade deadline, and they look ahead to the Penguins and the remaining schedule.
51 min
Ep 56: Are The Bruins Exactly What They Seem?
Ian and Chris ask... are the Bruins just a mediocre team? Is there any way to fix it THIS season?
48 min
Ep 55: Bruins Depth Issues; Time to Panic?
Ian and Chris try to make sense of the Bruins losing 4 of the last 5 and the last two games by a combined score of 13-4.
49 min
Ep 54: Boston Strong Through First Quarter; Bru...
Ian and Chris discuss the Bruins first quarter of the season, the upcoming game on Lake Tahoe, and some wild trade speculation surround the teams and Penguins superstar.
36 min
Ep 53: Bruins On a Roll; Brad Marchand and Char...
Ian and Chris are joined by Eric Blackey to talk Bruins' hot streak, Marchand, McAvoy, and Blackey family memories.
48 min
Ep 52: Bruins Early Season Struggles
Ian and Chris react to the first few games of the season and wonder what it will take to fix their scoring woes.
37 min
Ep 51: Bergeron Dons The "C", Picking Up the Ch...
Mike Cratty of the Sal and Cratty Show and joins Ian and Chris to discuss Patrice Bergeron's captaincy, who may be next in line, how you replace Chara/Krug, and overall expectations for the Bruins this season.
53 min
Ep 50: Mr. Chara Goes to Washinton
Ian and Chris react to the Capitals signing of Bruins longtime captain, Zdeno Chara, they tell you who will be the next captain, and who deserves to be the next one to wear the "A".
36 min
Ep 49: Bruins New Division; Chara's Future in B...
Ian and Chris return to discuss the NHL's 56-game season, the Bruins new division, Blackey's Tik Tok career, and the future of Zdeno Chara in Boston.
37 min
Ep 48: Jake DeBrusk Signs; Reverse Retro Jersey...
On this Thanksgiving episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, Ian and Chris react to the new contract given to Jake DeBrusk, the retirement of Johnny Boychuck and the new Bruins (and league) reverse retro jersey's. Plus, they have the first annual Thanksgiving Food draft in honor of the holidays.
47 min
Ep 47: Recapping the Bruins Offseason to this P...
Ian and Chris the free agent moves the Bruins have and haven't made as well as some of the lingering questions surrounding current members of the team and a certain long-time captain. Plus, Blackey professes his appreciation for Danton Heinen... again.
39 min
Ep 46: NHL Free Agency Wishlist; Krug and Chara...
Ian and Chris recap the Bruins draft and take a look ahead to the start of free agency on Friday. Is Torey Krug gone? What happens with Jake DeBrusk? What kind of contract would you give Chara? Who is on your free agency wishlist?
41 min
Ep 45: LIVE Pre-Game Show (Bruins/Lightning Gam...
Ian and Chris went LIVE prior to the Bruins and Lightning Game 4 matchup to break down Game 3 and lookahead to a "must" win for the Bruins.
57 min
Ep 44: Bruins Talk w/ Todd Angilly
Bruins Anthem singer Todd Angilly joins Ian and Chris to chat Bruins, cigars, and a whole lot more!
25 min
Ep 43: Mick Colageo Joins to Talk Bruins Playof...
Ian and Chris are joined by Mick Colageo of the Standard Times to talk Bruins playoff run, NHL playoff overtime, moments of Bruins past, goalies, and even a bit of tennis.
61 min
Ep 42: Where are the Boston Bruins?
Ian and Chris react to the lackluster return to play for the Bruins through two round robin games (and one exhibition game) and wonder whether their is enough time to avoid an early playoff exit.
38 min
Ep 41: NHL Return Inching Closer and Closer
On this episode, Ian and Chris discuss the NHL near return, Bruins vs Bruins NHL20 series, and what team the Bruins should fear the most.
32 min
Ep 40: Former Bruin Jay Miller Joins the Show
Former Bruin, Jay Miller, joins Ian and Chris to talk Bruins, UNH, Framingham/Natick, biggest fight rival, relationship with Taz, and a whole bunch more.
28 min
Ep 39: Bruins' Legend Gerry Cheevers Joins the ...
Ian and Chris are joined by two-time Stanley Cup winning Bruins goaltender Gerry Cheevers to talk about a variety of topics.
46 min
Ep 38: A Chat with Former Bruin Bob Sweeney
Former Bruin and current Bruins Foundation President Bob Sweeney joins Ian and Chris to talk NHL return-to-play, 1988 and 1990 Stanley Cup run, Terry O'Reilly, and the work done at the Foundation.
42 min
Ep 37: Conversation with Bruins' Legend Johnny ...
"The Chief" Johnny Bucyk joins Ian and Chris to talk Bruins hockey, Gordie Howe, Bobby Orr, and his stellar career.
55 min
Ep 36: Big, Bad, and Bobby Recap/Reaction
Ian and Chris recap and react to the NHL Network's debut of the 'Big, Bad, and Bobby' documentary chronicling the 1970 Bruins Stanley Cup run.
50 min
Ep 35: Conversation with Mark Recchi
Former Bruin and three-time Stanley Cup Champion Mark Recchi joins Ian and Chris to talk his career and experience winning a championship with Boston.
52 min
Ep 34: Bruins Tough Guys; NHL Return to Four Ci...
45 min
Ep 33: Tuukka Talk; Best Game Callers; Big Anno...
Ian and Chris further discuss Rask's future, the best play-by-play/color commentators in the sport, and, of course, they give you their big announcement.
38 min
Ep 32: Tuukka Retirement Talk; Jeremy Jacobs Dr...
Ian and Chris discuss a potential early retirement for Tuukka and where he ranks among NHL greats.
41 min
Ep 31: What Do We Do Now?
Ian and Chris give their thoughts on the postponement of the season, how they can finish the year, and the inaction of Bruins ownership when it comes to helping the staff.
48 min
Ep 30: Bruins First to 100; Tuukka is a God; Bi...
Ian and Chris discuss the Bruins being the first team to hit the 100 point mark with a big win over the Flyers.
74 min
Ep 29: Big Bad Bruins Mailbag; Tampa Doesn't St...
The Bruins proved a lot in their biggest win of the season. Ian and Chris react and answer your questions in the Big Bad Mailbag.
55 min
Ep 28: Trade Deadline Reaction; Blackey Copes
Ian helps Chris as he is an emotional wreck following the trade of Danton Heinen to Anaheim.
54 min
Ep 27: Bizarro Bruins Mt. Rushmore; Trade Deadl...
Ian and Chris discuss the potential moves now OFF the table for the Bruins and what is still available before the Monday trade deadline. In addition, they give their bizarro Bruins Mt. Rushmore and yes, David Pastrnak is still awesome.
52 min
Ep 26: Anything is PASTAble!
Ian and Chris (wearing his Krejci t-shirt) react to David Pastrnak reaching the 40 goal mark with his fourth hat trick of the season in a big win over the Montreal Canadiens.
43 min
Ep 25: Post All-Star Hot Streak; Trade Season; ...
Mark Allred joins Ian and Chris to talk Bruins hot streak, potential trade options, and Bruins prospects
65 min
Ep 24: Surviving the Bruins Bye-Week Blues
Ian and Chris welcome in former co-host Chris Mancuso to talk Bruins.
74 min
Ep 23: Bruins Hit All-Star Break on a HeiNote
Also, who/what has been the biggest surprises and disappointments of the first half?
55 min
Ep 22: The Big SOFT Bruins Continue to Struggle
Ian and Chris vent about the continued struggles in overtime and lack of punch
52 min
Ep 16: Bruins Keep on Winning; Matt Castle of B...
<p>Ian and Chris are back for a post Thanksgiving episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast and just like they were before the holiday, the Bruins continue to win as their win streak hits 8 in-a-row. Matt Castle of Bruins Daily joins the show to discuss the Bruins success, Pasta50, Tuukka and Halak, and much more!</p> --- Support this podcast: <a href="" rel="payment"></a>
43 min