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Zac Rinaldo Suspended Five Games By AHL For Hit In P-Bruins Game (Video)

Zac Rinaldo now has a five-game suspension in both the NHL and AHL. The AHL announced Monday that the Boston Bruins forward has been suspended five games for a high hit he delivered while playing for the Providence Bruins on Friday night. Rinaldo received a match penalty for the hit, which carries an indefinite suspension. Rinaldo’s five-game AHL ban came in the midst of an NHL...
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March 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Zac Rinaldo suspended in AHL while serving suspension in NHL

Zac Rinaldo has been suspended the second time in a week, but this time it happened in a different league. Rinaldo was suspended for the third time in his NHL career last Tuesday, for his reckless hit to the head of Tampa Bay Lightning forward Cedric Paquette. The hit not only cost Rinaldo five games, but the Bruins waived him following the announcement. Here’s what the NHL said...
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March 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Bruins Place Forward Zac Rinaldo On Waivers Ahead Of NHL Trade Deadline

In the latest of several transactions involving their fourth line, the Boston Bruins on Sunday placed forward Zac Rinaldo. Rinaldo was one of more than a half-dozen NHL players to hit the waiver wire on the eve of the league’s trade deadline, according to TSN’s Bob McKenzie. Stalock (TOR), Berra (COL), Bourque (CBJ), Brown (SJ), Warsofsky (PIT), Cracknell (VAN), Rinaldo ...
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February 28, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Zac Rinaldo lays out Tom Wilson with a big hit

When the name Zac Rinaldo is evoked around the NHL, you are bound to get more than a few snide remarks about the player. He isn’t known as one of the most skilled players in the league, but he sure as heck knows what his job is on the Bruins. The job you may ask? Hitting people and knocking them on their butt. The video below shows him accomplishing his goal. I am sure for...
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January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Place Winger Zac Rinaldo On IR With Upper Body Injury

Zac Rinaldo will be on the shelf for a while. The Boston Bruins placed the 25-year-old on injured reserve Tuesday with an “upper body injury,” according to a team release. Rinaldo fought Edmonton Oilers forward Matt Hendricks on Monday during Boston’s 3-2 overtime loss. It’s unclear whether Rinaldo was injured during the scrap. In 26 games for Boston this season, Rinaldo...
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December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Rinaldo will attempt to clean up his game with the Bruins

By David Rogers The Boston Bruins’ decision to sign Zac Rinaldo to a two-year, $1.7 million contract was one which was met by some pretty vocal opinions by Bruins fans. The reaction was overwhelmingly negative as Rinaldo has historically been a physical player who has rarely contributed offensively and often plays a bit too far on the edge. Now that he’s starting a new chapter...
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July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Don Sweeney: Zac Rinaldo Has ‘Tremendous Enthusiasm For The Game’

The Boston Bruins traded for Philadelphia Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo on Monday and gave up a 2017 third-round pick. It was a bold and unexpected move, and B’s general manager Don Sweeney explained Tuesday what he hopes Rinaldo will provide the team. “We wanted a little more energy, I talked about playing with a little more energy in our lineup, and it’s ready-made in that regard...
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June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Around the Net January 31, 2014: Flyers fall to Ducks, Rinaldo returns, more

Welcome to Around the Net, a bi-weekly look through linkage at the Philadelphia Flyers and other news from around the NHL. Flyers lose in Anaheim The Ducks took advantange of Flyer mistakes en route to a 5-3 win: [Philly.com-Frank Seravalli] [Broad Street Hockey-Allison J.] [Hockeybuzz-Bill Meltzer] Zac Attack is back Zac Rinaldo provided some energy in his return to action:...
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January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Rinaldo out 6 weeks with high ankle sprain

Zac Rinaldo suffered a high ankle sprain in Wednesday's win against the Canadiens. Rinaldo scored his first goal of the season in the win and fought Montreal's Brandon Prust. (Photo Courtesy of ESPN.com) Wednesday night was a banner night for Philadelphia Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo. Rarely does the fourth line score a goal. Rinaldo scored his first in the Flyers 3-1 win over the...
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January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

The Code is dead, but let’s not pretend it ever existed.

The Code is more broken now than ever. “The Code”. It sounds so mysterious and honorable when you say it like that, as if it was dreamt up by some secrecy society as a way of holding it’s members to the utmost sincerity and integrity. No, “The Code” is, in this context, being the supposed unwritten set of rules for conduct that all hockey players swear to uphold the day...
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December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

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