At their annual state-of-the-franchise press conference, Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs and CEO Charlie Jacobs threw their full support behind team president Cam Neely and the decisions he is making about the B's future.

That includes Neely and GM Don Sweeney's decision to keep coach Claude Julien.

After losing on the final day of the season and missing the playoffs for a second straight year, many wondered who decision it was to bring Julien back.

B's management left no doubt about who's in charge of hockey operations...