Can Loui Eriksson replace the departed Jarome Iginla on Boston’s top line. Bob Beers stopped by WBZ-TV’s Sports Final on Sunday to discuss.
The Bruins will likely move Loui Eriksson to the first line with Jarome Iginla taking a better deal out West.
It’s not quite as exciting when the B’s sit on the sidelines while every other team gets to have all the fun. However, that doesn’t mean the Bruins were losers on the opening day of free agency.
The Bruins have gotten themselves into NHL salary cap jail, and Mike Halford of Pro Hockey Talk thinks the only way to remedy Iginla’s absence is to promote from within the ranks.
Carl Soderberg’s and Loui Eriksson’s exceptional play is nothing new. All that’s changed is that they’re finally getting rewarded.
Can’t wait for the Bruins and Canadiens to drop the puck? This preview should hold you over for a while.
A few of the Boston Bruins who were home sick with the flu on Tuesday returned to the ice for Wednesday’s practice, including one of Boston’s top performers of the year.
Reilly Smith is pretty close with his brother Brendan, but family takes a back-seat for playoff hockey.
The Bruins held their first practice in preparation for the Stanley Cup playoffs on Tuesday, and a handful of players were home sick fighting the flu.
Not since P. J. Axelsson became a salary cap casualty and deserted the NHL for his homeland after the 2008-09 season had a Swede pulled on a Bruins sweater before Carl Soderberg put an end to everyone’s anticipation and joined the Bruins late last season.