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Morning Free Association: November 29

Zdeno Chara and John-Michael Liles did not make the trip to Philly, which was to be expected given the unknown nature of their respective lower-body and upper-body injuries. Presumably they get to sit at home and relax. Two other injured Bruins, Frank Vatrano and Noel Acciari were put to work on Black Friday, shilling Bruins gear at the Pro Shop. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: November 15

It’s not often that you read an apology of sorts on a blog and when it is done it seems that it’s of the type that’s short in the frame of “let’s pretend this didn’t happen”. Noted hockey scout for the Red Line Report, Kirk Luedeke wrote an apology on his own blog for suggesting that Tuukka be traded back in April when the 2015-2016 version of the Bruins collapsed in the last month of the season. While it seems the Bruins fanbase definitely has strong opinions either for or against Rask, it’s good to see someone who had expressed doubt about him can acknowledge his initial overreaction. Continue reading