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Boston Bruins promote executives Jim Benning and Don Sweeney

Benning was the team's director of player personnel last season, his first with the club. He joined the Bruins after 12 seasons with the Buffalo Sabres, where he spent the previous eight years as director of amateur scouting.

Sweeney, who was Boston's director of player development last season, spent 15 of his 16 NHL seasons as a player with the Bruins.


Leo Boivon

'Watch out for Leo Boivin': Remembering a Hockey Star

They just don't make defensemen like Leo Boivin anymore: hip checking masterminds ready to punish the game's top players. The world lost Boivin at the age of 89 on Saturday.

Alex Bishop

Who is Alex Bishop? Meet the Maple Leafs' New Backup Goalie

Despite the burden of fall mid-terms, University of Toronto goaltender Alex Bishop is set to fill in for Petr Mrazek tonight in an odd situation for the Leafs. When it comes to the rapid movement of high-level hockey, Bishop is well acquainted.

Braden Holtby

Fantasy Hockey Roundup: Looking at a Chaotic First Week

What a ridiculous start to the season. The NHL campaign is in full force, and Jason Chen has you covered regarding which fantasy players you need to keep an eye on.