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Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy.
Staff photo by Arthur Pollock

The Boston Bruins announced their schedule for the upcoming 2018/19 offseason. The Black and Gold will play two games in China as part of the 2018 O.R.G. NHL China Games. They have also announced important offseason dates, including the NHL Combine, NHL Awards, NHL Entry Draft, Development Camp, Rookie Camp and Training Camp.


May 28 – June 2
-NHL Combine

June 20
-NHL Awards


Boston Bruins’ Patrice Bergeron holds up the Frank J. Selke Trophy after winning the award at the NHL Awards. (AP Photo/John Locher)

June 22 – June 23
-NHL Entry Draft

June 26 – June 29
-Development Camp

July 1
-Free Agent signing period begins

September 6
-Rookie Camp opens

-Prospects Challenge Rookie Games have been scheduled vs the Pittsburgh Penguins, Buffalo Sabres and New Jersey Devils.

-Main Camp Opens for all players


September 15 (China)
-Preseason Game at Calgary Flames

China Games 2018
Bruins vs Flames

September 16
-Preseason Game vs Washington Capitals

September 18
-Preseason Game at Washington Capitals

September 19 (China)
-Preseason Game vs. Calgary Flames

September 22
-Preseason Game at Detroit Red Wings

September 24
-Preseason Game at Philadelphia Flyers

September 26
-Preseason Game vs. Detroit Red Wings

September 29
-Preseason Game vs. Philadelphia Flyers