Matt Bartkowski is disappointed he be the odd man out on the Boston blue-line, but he isn’t letting it get in the way as he strives to improve.
Injured Bruins defensemen Adam McQuaid and Dennis Seidenberg both practiced on Tuesday and will travel with the team to Detroit, but it’s still unclear if either will suit up when Boston takes on the Red Wings on Wednesday night.
Coach Claude Julien implemented an aggressive philosophy Monday night in overtime by playing three forwards and one defenseman. Gresh and Zolak analyzed the decision and how quickly it paid dividends.
Bruins defenseman Torey Krug joined Gresh & Zo following Thursday night’s shootout loss against the St. Louis Blues.
Tuukka Rask isn’t a fan of shootouts, and let it be known after Thursday night’s shootout loss.
Losing Dennis Seidenberg for any amount of time will put even more strain on a thin Boston Bruins’ blue line.
Bruins coach Claude Julien obviously has a feel for the readiness of goaltender Tuukka Rask to take on a heavier workload.
It’s time for Claude Julien to do something that will really open up Brad Marchand’s eyes: scratch him.
In terms of sustainability, the process is equally as important as the results, and the Bruins know if they hope to maintain their current level of success, they have to improve.
Adam Jones took to the airways following the Bruins overtime win against the Columbus Blue Jackets for some reaction and analysis, providing 3 positives and 3 negatives.