Here comes the Bruins’ annual midseason slump – or could it be something more than that? Andy Gresh thinks this team desperately needs a veteran presence on defense.
Despite the injuries and Shawn Thornton’s impending 15-game suspension, the Bruins possess a favorable year-end schedule to help get some points in these tough times.
Lost in all of Saturday night’s drama was Chris Kelly’s injury, which now is reported to be a serious one.
Defenseman Johnny Boychuk joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich on Wednesday, discussing Boston’s glut of defensemen and the inside look into the dressing room on “Behind The B.”
With Boston’s top line slowing down a bit and the second line still finding it’s footing, the third line has come up big recently.
Tuukka Rask isn’t a fan of shootouts, and let it be known after Thursday night’s shootout loss.
After the airing of “Behind The B” on Monday night, it’s easy to understand how things could turn around so quickly for the Bruins.
Florida Panthers forward Jesse Winchester has been suspended 3 games by the NHL for an elbow to the head of Bruins forward Chris Kelly on Thursday night.
Boston is a special city, and when a team wins a title, the other teams in town take notice.
The Bruins’ third line played well in the season opener, but one thing could have been better.