Ryan Johnston and Mike Flynn filled in for a vacationing Toucher & Rich, and both Hub hosts feel like 15 games is way too much for a player who has never been suspended before.
The Bruins played three games in Western Canada last week, but you can argue they only played three (maybe four) periods over the course of those contests.
Shawn Thornton has been dishing out punishment in the NHL for 11 years, but on Saturday, the league came down hard on the Bruins forward.
Boston Bruins president Cam Neely couldn’t discuss Shawn Thornton specifically, but he spoke freely about physical play in the NHL, the Bruins’ rivalry with the Penguins and much more with Felger & Mazz.
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Wednesday, December 11.
Adam Jones and Rich Keefe play some over/under on “Game Of Jones.” Will Stevan Ridley get the ball more than 10 times?
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Tuesday, December 10.
Joe Haggerty On Toucher & Rich: Old School NHL Players Don’t Fully Fault Shawn Thornton For Brooks Orpik Incident
Haggerty gathered the opinions of some former players who weighed in on the Shawn Thornton-Brooks Orpik incident, and he said that many of them didn’t have major problems with how Thornton handled the situation.
Michael Felger had some harsh words for any Bruins fans who excused what Shawn Thornton did to Brooks Orpik.
Two days and a game have passed, but the events of Saturday night at the TD Garden remain a major talking point in the hockey world.