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Morning Free Association: That Celebration

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Hey guys,

It’s late and I didn’t watch the game because

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but I thought I would just remind you of how awesome the end of last night’s game was by seeing this fantastic shot of the Captain Bruin and his many cubs celebrating the last seconds goal by Alternate-and-Future-Captain Perfect.

Happy Weekend!

Update: Brad liked the picture enough to meme it.

I love Brad. I’m definitely #TeamBrad.

Morning Free Association: March 7, 2019

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Poor Marcus Johansson. He joined the Bruins just a week ago and he’s already injured. As it turns out, it was a fairly serious injury.

Johansson spent the night at MGH after being knocked out of Tuesdays game with a forceful shoulder-to-shoulder hit by Micheal Ferland. As it turns out, Johansson has a lung contusion, which is basically a bruised lung that complicates breathing and oxygen transmission. He’ll be re-evaluated in a week. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Stripped of its Blubber

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Last night, the Carolina Hurricanes stormed into the Garden in disguise as the Whalers, a team that has been defunct since 1997. Since they were riding their cash grab nostalgia, the Bruins were forced to wear their boring old road whites. Why couldn’t they rock their awesome Winter Classic jerseys? Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Fishbowls for Everyone!

Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara decided he wanted in on that sweet fishbowl action, probably because he heard Brad Marchand suggest that everyone should wear them. Chara took a puck to the face during a penalty kill drill and ended up leaving the ice. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: A Devil of a Time

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Going into the game on Saturday, Bruins forward Brad Marchand had 666 penalty minutes and was set to play his 666th game.

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Morning Free Association: Lightning Rod

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Today, we’re abandoning the normal Friday scheduled content to talk about that game last night because holy crap it was good.

Tampa Bay is perhaps the most frightening team in the league this season having already amassed 102 points on the season and riding a 10 game win streak. Boston has also been awesome riding a 14 game consecutive point streak and going 10-0-4 since the last week of January. So last night’s game had the potential to be a difficult loss.

But it wasn’t. Continue reading