Best Athletes The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time  

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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
1,495 172
Bobby Orr is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Defenseman
2
1,033 193
Ray Bourque is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Defenseman
3
1,033 271
Patrice Bergeron is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
BillMcCormick added Patrice Bergeron
4
836 249
Phil Esposito is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Centerman
5
701 244
Cam Neely is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Right wing
6
720 270
Zdeno Chára is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Defenseman
7
575 203
Johnny Bucyk is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Left Wing
8
565 250
Brad Marchand is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Brian Cacciapouti added Left Wing
9
435 183
Eddie Shore is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Defenseman
10
437 192
Gerry Cheevers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Goaltender
11
399 173
Terry O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Right wing
12
400 176
Milt Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Centerman
13
361 164
Rick Middleton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Right wing
14
437 212
Tuukka Rask is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Goaltender
15
350 160
Adam Oates is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Centerman
16
412 207
Tim Thomas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Goaltender
17
356 173
David Krejčí is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
BillMcCormick added Centerman
18
323 152
Brad Park is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Defenseman
19
233 95
David Pastrnak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
jake 123 added David Pastrnak Right Winger
20
310 154
Derek Sanderson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Centerman
21
270 136
Wayne Cashman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
Right wing
22
370 221
Joe Thornton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
ConnorMurphy1 added Centerman
23
176 83
Andy Moog is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
RichardBeecher added Goaltender
24
232 125
Ken Hodge is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
25
199 106
Don Sweeney is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Boston Bruins of All Time
slaft added Defenseman