Morning Free Association: Backes Suspended

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David Backes was suspended for three games for Interference on Detroit’s Frans Nielsen with his first game to be served tonight against the Philadelphia Flyers. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Getting the Pair Back Together

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I wish I could say there was an update on Charlie McAvoy. All I know is that he’s wearing a brace on his left knee and he won’t be playing tonight. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: OMG, tell us what’s wrong with Charlie!

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In the season series finale against the hated Habs, Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy went down hard on his knee 35 seconds in, leaving the game. Bruins fans were notified that he had a lower body injury and that he wouldn’t return to the game.

But what happened to him? What is the injury? Continue reading