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The Boston Bruins, founded in 1924, are not only an "Original Six" team, but the third oldest professional hockey team in the world, and the oldest, very first, original team in the United States. They have a whopping six Stanley Cups (the fifth most of all time and second most in the U.S.) four conference championships, a Presidents' Trophy and twenty five (!) division championships.

Below we commemorate the greatest Boston Bruins of all time!
list ordered by

1
828 145
Bobby Orr is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Bobby Orr Defenseman

2
651 104
Ray Bourque is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Ray Bourque Defenseman

3
602 127
Patrice Bergeron is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
BillMcCormick added Patrice Bergeron

4
471 144
Zdeno Chára is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Zdeno Chára Defenseman

5
339 107
Brad Marchand is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Brian Cacciapouti added Brad Marchand Left Wing

6
463 189
Phil Esposito is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Phil Esposito Centerman

7
421 176
Cam Neely is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Cam Neely Right wing

8
280 109
Joe Thornton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Joe Thornton Centerman

9
246 92
David Krejčí is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
BillMcCormick added David Krejčí Centerman

10
250 101
Milan Lucic is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Milan Lucic Left Wing

11
281 123
Tuukka Rask is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Tuukka Rask Goaltender

12
143 42
Johnny Boychuk is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added Johnny Boychuk Defenseman

13
252 115
Tim Thomas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Tim Thomas Goaltender

14
170 68
Marc Savard is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Marc Savard Centerman

The Best Boston Bruins Coaches of All Time

15
136 46
Bill Guerin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Bill Guerin Right wing

16
319 165
Johnny Bucyk is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Johnny Bucyk Left Wing

17
108 28
Nathan Horton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added Nathan Horton Right wing

18
78 12
David Pastrnak is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
jake 123 added David Pastrnak Right Winger

19
146 53
Andrew Ference is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Andrew Ference Defenseman

20
172 70
Shawn Thornton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Shawn Thornton Left Wing, Winger

21
147 54
Don Sweeney is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
slaft added Don Sweeney Defenseman

The Toughest Professional Fighters in History

22
149 56
Mark Recchi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Mark Recchi Right wing

23
117 36
Adam McQuaid is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added Adam McQuaid Defenseman

24
104 28
Dennis Seidenberg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added Dennis Seidenberg Defenseman

25
107 30
Gregory Campbell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added Gregory Campbell Centerman

26
111 37
Sergei Samsonov is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Sergei Samsonov

27
106 35
Andy Moog is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
RichardBeecher added Andy Moog Goaltender

28
97 29
P. J. Stock is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added P. J. Stock Left Wing

The Absolute Hottest NASCAR Wives and Girlfriends

29
118 45
P. J. Axelsson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
slaft added P. J. Axelsson Winger

30
211 112
Adam Oates is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Adam Oates Centerman

31
249 144
Gerry Cheevers is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Gerry Cheevers Goaltender

32
81 23
Craig Janney is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added Craig Janney Centerman

33
252 154
Eddie Shore is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Eddie Shore Defenseman

34
76 27
Mariusz Czerkawski is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added Mariusz Czerkawski

35
215 135
Terry O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Terry O'Reilly Right wing

The Creepiest Sports Mascots

36
228 147
Milt Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Milt Schmidt Centerman

37
182 128
Brad Park is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Brad Park Defenseman

38
193 139
Rick Middleton is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Rick Middleton Right wing

39
152 109
Wayne Cashman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Wayne Cashman Right wing

40
163 122
Derek Sanderson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Derek Sanderson Centerman

41
133 99
Ken Hodge is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time

42
80 59
Peter McNab is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
slaft added Peter McNab Centerman

Professional Wrestlers Who Died Young

43
52 33
Brian Rolston is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Brian Rolston Right wing, Forward

44
55 36
Gilles Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
edward-king added Gilles Gilbert Goaltender

45
119 97
Tiny Thompson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Tiny Thompson Goaltender

46
111 90
Dit Clapper is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Dit Clapper Right wing, Defenseman

47
46 28
Mike Milbury is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added Mike Milbury Defenseman

48
35 18
Ace Bailey is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added Ace Bailey Left Wing

49
38 22
Barry Pederson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Michael Lee0 added Barry Pederson Centerman

50
34 19
Johnny Mckenzie is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Tom Weiss added Johnny Mckenzie