Boston Bruins hockey is back, and what better way to start the season than with a behind-the-scenes look at your favorite team?

“Behind The B” will provide just that, as the all-access show is back for its third season. Episode 1 of the latest season will air Thursday, Sept. 17, at 6 p.m. ET on NESN.

The hour-long premiere will give an exclusive peek into what was a very eventful offseason for the B’s, starting with the hiring of Don Sweeney as general manager and continuing through the NHL draft, development camp and informal practices in September.

The show’s new season, which once again will be narrated by Worcester, Mass., native Denis Leary, will feature 13 episodes in total, with exclusive content also featured on

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Thumbnail photo via Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask (40) looks up during the second period against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Amalie Arena.