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Morning Free Association: March 29

Last night’s win was a good, definitive one. The Bruins led from the start, Tuukka only allowed a solitary goal in the third, and there was even an empty netter. That’s not the one I want to talk about. You see Pride of Rhode Island, Noel Acciari, scored his first NHL goal. And I was there. I was even wearing my Acciari shirsey under my Carlo jersey, so I guess that’s a bit of good luck now. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: March 27

The Bruins finally won one on Saturday night, downing the Isles 2-1 in a closely played and loosely officiated game. Intentionally Widenberg and I were lucky enough to be on hand for the game and we’ll tell you more about the Barclays Center once things slow down; we’re planning on writing about the different arenas we’ve visited in a Better Know An Arena series in the off-season. It was good to see the boys grab a win on the road. Continue reading

Game Day Thread: Lightning at Bruins

The Bruins look to sweep the season series against the Lightning and a three-game losing streak tonight at the Gahden. Tampa Bay, losers of their last three, are currently out of the playoff structure and likely to miss them entirely this year unless every other team in the Flortheast spontaneously combusts or is defeated by Team Meteor. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: March 23

I’ve been ignoring you this week and I must apologise for that. I’ve had not one, but two catastrophic computer events this week (okay one really bad reset-to-factory-settings and the other denied me access to anything but the internet, which is not handy when you need editing software.) I spent 6.5 hours on Tuesday night backing things up and contemplating using a sledgehammer to my now-useless backup laptop. I’ve been cranky and I hate it when things fail on me. Continue reading