“When you’re in the playoff hunt at Thanksgiving, it seems like there’s not too much shuffling in the standings after that,” Smith said. “We’d obviously like to have a couple more points from this past weekend, but we’re still in that contention where we want to be.”
Simply put, it’s going to be difficult to take Morrow out of the lineup when the Bruins are at full strength.
Two games into his return from a seven-game healthy hiatus caused by his disastrous play on the Bruins’ back end, Bartkowski seems to have regained his mojo.
The Boston Bruins are going to be shorthanded when they take on the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday night. The extent to which they’ll be shorthanded is not yet known.
Whether they’re trading a top-four defenseman on the eve of the regular season, sending a player deserving of a chance in the NHL back to the American League for more seasoning or doling out goaltending assignments, the Bruins are always looking at the big picture.
Just how bad is it for the Bruins? And, more importantly, is there anything the players, coaches and front office staff can do to turn things around quickly?
The Boston Bruins will be without David Krejci when they head to Canada for their next two games.
The Boston Bruins will be without their top-line center when they host the New Jersey Devils on Monday night, but there’s a chance they could get one of their injured defensemen back for the game.
Just a few Boston sports thoughts as the Patriots enjoy a weekend off.
The Boston Bruins have lost yet another defenseman to injury, but one of them also returned to practice on Friday.