On the long list of jobs Tuukka Rask has as the No. 1 goaltender for the Bruins, near the top is stopper.
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?
Should the Bruins be protecting their top goaltender from their fiercest rival? Joe Haggerty doesn’t think so.
Adam Jones and Rich Keefe recapped the grisly game, starting with Claude Julien’s decision to start Tuukka Rask on the first leg of the back-to-back, and how that might affect the goaltender decision for Thursday night in Montreal.
Tuukka Rask allowed four goals on 16 shots before being replaced.
Adam Jones breaks down the Bruins win with Dave Goucher and Bob Beers.
Dave Goucher and Bob Beers break down Thursday night’s Bruins win over the Edmonton Oilers with Adam Jones.
The Bruins’ slow start and sluggish play resulted in a 2-1 loss to the Red Wings.
98.5 The Sports Hub’s Adam Jones breaks down the Bruins’ 2-1 win over the Flyers with his Plus/Minus.