Morning Free Association: December 15

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Bruins – Caps is one of those matchups that you don’t quite want to see. Good thing is that this season series is now 2/3 over! Continue reading

Morning Free Association: December 14

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That game last night was for the highly caffeinated and easily amused. It was not an interesting game. Well, not until the end.

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Morning Free Association: Six goals a-scoring

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Last night was the kind of game the bear cubs needed to play after falling to a dominant and high-flying Predators team on Monday night: not playing from behind, not playing down to their opponents’ level, not losing the game. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Showdown in Music City

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At one point last night, I suggested to Phony that we should pretend this [game] never happened. That was, of course, before the incomplete comeback. Still, anything that makes me have to endure Nick Bonino scoring a goal is a regrettable act. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: To Skate and (Almost) Fight in LA

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Krejci is back! Krug is injured and day-to-day! How is this going to work?
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Morning Free Association: Slashing, Interference, Face-off Violations, Oh My!

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Patrice Bergeron, Brad Marchand, Zdeno Chara, and Tuukka Rask all made their pre-season debut last night against a similarly veteran-stocked roster of the Philadelphia Flyers at TD Garden. They all looked a little rusty. It’s okay, I’m pretty sure they’re all locks for the team, so I’d rather they didn’t try so hard. We have no need for further injury. Continue reading