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Adam McQuaid | Defenseman | #54

Team: Boston Bruins
Age / DOB:  (30) / 10/12/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 212
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 2 (55) / CLM
Contract: view contract details

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Don't be surprised if Adam McQuaid is the player the Bruins lose in the expansion draft to the Vegas Golden Knights.
The Bruins will likely protect seven forwards, three defensemen and Tuukka Rask. Zdeno Chara must be protected as he has a no movement clause and Torey Krug is a no-brainer. That leaves one spot and the talk out of Boston is that the Bruins want to hold on to Colin Miller. That leaves McQuaid, who is the type of player Vegas' GM George McPhee likes, exposed. The draft, scheduled for June 17-20 will certainly be interesting. Mar 19 - 8:22 AM

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Adam McQuaid required approximately 25 stitches across the right side of his neck after he was cut by the skate of teammate David Backes on Saturday.

It was a scary incident, but McQuaid has been cleared to play on Monday against Ottawa. He was held out of Sunday's practice, though.
Mar 6 - 9:53 AM

Adam McQuaid contributed a goal and an assist in Wednesday's 6-5 shootout loss to Detroit.

His first goal of the season gave Boston a 5-4 lead going into the third after the Bruins blew a 4-1 advantage. McQuaid has three points and 47 penalty minutes in 43 games this season.
Jan 19 - 8:07 AM

Adam McQuaid (upper body) will return Thursday night.

Meanwhile the Bruins will be without blueliner Colin Miller due to a lower-body injury. McQuaid is projected to play alongside Torey Krug.
Jan 12 - 3:27 PM

Adam McQuaid (upper body) is scheduled to join his teammates in Nashville on Wednesday.

He stayed in St. Louis for precautionary reasons after Tuesday's game. McQuaid's status remains uncertain for Thursday night, though.
Jan 11 - 3:56 PM

Adam McQuaid (upper body) is unlikely to return to Tuesday's game against the Blues.

McQuaid was hurt after colliding with Blues forward Patrik Berglund in the first period. He stayed down for a while before skating off on his power. We'll provide another update on his status as soon as the Bruins make one available.
Jan 10 - 9:39 PM

Adam McQuaid picked up 17 PIMs in Thursday's 4-2 win over the Sabres.

He fought William Carrier late in the first period for injuring David Backes earlier, and picked up both an instigator and game misconduct on top. Tack on his his pair of hits and those who benefit from such ruffian conduct is surely a happy camper.
Thu, Dec 29, 2016 11:35:00 PM

Adam McQuaid registered his first point of the season Monday night.

He picked up an assist on Austin Czarnik's first goal since Nov. 10. McQuaid didn't have a point in his first 24 outings this season. He didn't make his debut until Oct. 25 because of an upper-body injury.
Tue, Dec 13, 2016 09:38:00 AM

Adam McQuaid appeared to be hurt on Minnesota's game-winning goal Thursday night.

He was laying behind Tuukka Rask for a bit when the puck went off his skate and into the net. McQuaid received medical treatment at the end of the game, but we will leave him as active for now.
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 07:17:00 AM

Adam McQuaid finished with a minus-3 rating in Tuesday's 5-0 loss to Minnesota.

McQuiad made his regular season debut tonight and it didn't go as well as he would have hoped. Starter Malcolm Subban was pulled early in the second period and the Bruins were never able to recover. McQuaid has no fantasy value.
Tue, Oct 25, 2016 10:19:00 PM

Adam McQuaid (upper body) will make his season debut Tuesday night.

He sat out the first five games of the year because of an upper-body injury. Rob O'Gara has been sent to AHL Providence to make room for McQuaid's return.
Tue, Oct 25, 2016 02:13:00 PM

Adam McQuaid (upper body) is available for Tuesday's game.

McQuaid missed Boston's first five games this season. He'll probably end up playing with Torey Krug.
Mon, Oct 24, 2016 01:33:00 PM

Adam McQuaid (upper body) practiced on Wednesday.

He skated on the fourth pairing with Joe Morrow, so it doesn't look like he is ready to return from an upper-body injury. McQuaid will probably have to wait longer to make his season debut.
Wed, Oct 19, 2016 06:09:00 PM

Adam McQuaid missed his second consecutive game Saturday night and is doubtful for the Bruins' third contest on Monday.

The rugged rearguard is dealing with an upper-body injury and is listed as day-to-day.
Sun, Oct 16, 2016 08:48:00 AM

Adam McQuaid's undisclosed ailment is an upper-body issue.

He is listed as day-to-day. McQuaid will not travel with the team to Columbus for Thursday's opener.
Wed, Oct 12, 2016 11:24:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Patrice Bergeron
2David Krejci
3Ryan Spooner
4Dominic Moore
LW1Brad Marchand
2Frank Vatrano
3Noel Acciari
4Matt Beleskey
5Sean Kuraly
6Tim Schaller
RW1David Pastrnak
2David Backes
3Riley Nash
4Drew Stafford
5Jimmy Hayes
6Brian Ferlin
D1Torey Krug
2Zdeno Chara
3Brandon Carlo
4Adam McQuaid
5John-Michael Liles
6Kevan Miller
7Colin Miller
8Joe Morrow
G1Tuukka Rask
2Anton Khudobin