After a long 14 years as captain and the departure of Zdeno Chara, it was only a matter of time before the Boston Bruins chose a new one. Today January 7th, the Boston Bruins have named Patrice Bergeron as the 20th Captain of the hockey team. According to, Bruins CEO Charlie Jacobs stated,

“Throughout Patrice Bergeron’s historic career with the Boston Bruins, he has carried himself with great integrity, humility and resiliency.”

Looks like he will be a great fit in his new role and lead his team of the Boston Bruins to many victories!