The Boston Bruins will put on a particular set of three new uniforms throughout the upcoming 2023-24 season in celebration of their centennial season within the NHL; the three new uniforms had been revealed by way of the Adidas Store about two hours earlier than the membership was set to unveil them formally.
It’s a brand new set of dwelling, street, and alternate uniforms for the primary U.S.-based NHL membership that borrows parts from earlier Bruins uniforms through the years.
Right here they’re:
These uniforms are meant to be worn for one season solely. Nevertheless, the Bruins could elect to maintain them round following the 2023-24 season ought to they resolve to take action.
The house jersey is black with a lighter-than-usual gold utilized all through, the crest on the centre of the chest is the membership’s barely altered centennial type “Hub” or “Spoked-B” emblem, a mix of the workforce’s major emblem of the Eighties and the present emblem of the 2020s.
Sleeve striping consists of 5 alternating gold and white bars with black separating every of the weather; because the uniforms haven’t but been formally launched, there isn’t any clarification for the design selections, however this could possibly be a toned-down nod to the Bruins sleeve stripes of the Twenties or maybe even the oddball sock striping they wore up till 1967. The collar is apparent black, and the waist striping is a straightforward three-stripe gold/white/gold combo.
For street video games, the Bruins will put on a white model of this similar sweater with the colors reversed on the crest on the chest. The sleeve striping is identical gold/black/white type as is the waist striping. The white collar, identical to the house sweater, makes it mix in with the remainder of the design.
For a choose handful of video games and video games towards Unique 6 opponents, the Bruins will put on a throwback-style alternate (or third) uniform.
This sweater is cream with yellow shoulders and black stripes and a yellow collar with a design that includes the Bruins previous Stanley Cup championships inside the again collar. The yellow on this specific jersey is extra according to the Bruins ordinary shade of yellow.
Striping on the sleeves consists of two thick yellow bands with thinner black inside and a slice of white within the center — this sample is duplicated across the waist, with black cuffs on the finish of every sleeve.
The chest crest is a intelligent modernization of the workforce’s first-ever “spoked B” emblem. Again in 1948, the Bruins debuted this type by means of a particular twenty fifth anniversary jersey emblem (sound acquainted?); in that design, the years “24” and “49” had been positioned on both aspect of the scripted-style “B.” Right here in 2023-24, this has been up to date to include the particular centennial-crest with the yr modified to “19” and “24”, the founding season of the Bruins.
These three sweaters will comprise a Boston Bruins Centennial Season patch on the appropriate shoulder.
The Boston Bruins are set to unveil this set formally slightly later within the day; if any new images or info comes from that unveiling, I’ll add it to this submit.