And now we know what the B’s may be wearing at some home games this year!
Icethetics, a logo/jersey cataloger/aficionado shared a post from reddit that shows what the Boston Bruins may be wearing during the 2019-20 season in addition to their home and away sweaters:
Looks like the #NHLBruins new third jersey is the latest to leak, featuring elements from last season’s #WinterClassic sweater. #NHL #JerseyWatch— Icethetics (@icethetics) August 3, 2019
BLOG: https://t.co/DyTBZCKrNZ pic.twitter.com/rw3bVdEo9M
More black. Ho hum. The Pooh Bear renaissance will have to wait.
As Icethetics notes, it does take quite a few cues from the previous year’s Winter Classic sweater, but it takes the most inspiration from the late-40’s team, and more specifically the team’s “away” sweater from their 25th anniversary season. The kind Milt Schmidt wore!
Now granted, there is a chance that these could be a mere fashion jersey, but given how Boston rarely (if ever) promotes or makes those nowadays, it’s looking like this might be the genuine article.
Now that it’s out in the open, what do you think of the new sweater?
The 2019-20 Boston Bruins third sweater is...
This poll is closed
...Great! I’ll be getting 20.
...Bad. I wanted more gold.
...Not Team Pooh so why even bother having it