Bruins captain Patrice Bergeron is getting back to the group on a one-year agreement.

Bruins captain Patrice Bergeron is getting back to the group on a one-year agreement.

The 37-year-old Bergeron is returning to Boston on a one-year deal for the 2022-2023 season worth $2.5 million

The 37-year-old Bergeron is returning to Boston on a one-year deal for the 2022-2023 season worth $2.5 million

it means he get an additional $2.5 million in performance based incentives.

it means he get an additional $2.5 million in performance based incentives.

Following the finish of the 2021-2022 season, bits of gossip whirled about the chance of Bergeron's retirement

Following the finish of the 2021-2022 season, bits of gossip whirled about the chance of Bergeron's retirement

Presently entering his nineteenth season in the NHL — all enjoyed with the Bruins — Bergeron is falling off a season in which he won the fifth Selke Trophy of his vocation.

The Bruins open the season against the Capitals in Washington D.C. at 7 p.m. on Oct. 12.

The Bruins open the season against the Capitals in Washington D.C. at 7 p.m. on Oct. 12.

Bergeron has 400  goals and 582 assists — all with the Bruins, who chose him in the second round of the 2003 draft

Bergeron has 400  goals and 582 assists — all with the Bruins, who chose him in the second round of the 2003 draft

At the point when he leaves, the Bruins are supposed to resign his No. 37, making him the twelfth player so respected