Morning Free Association: There’s NO NEED FOR PANIC

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Patrice Bergeron. You know him, you love him. He’s all class, really the heart and soul of this team. And thanks to Mother Nature and Father Time, he is getting older.

Perfect Patrice

After playing professional hockey for the better part of 17 seasons, and a whole lot of amateur hockey before that, his body has some wear and tear. Personally, I worry about his groin far more than I should due to the nature of his position and his level of play; he’s battled a nagging injury over the past few years. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: The New Jerseys Are Here!

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Wow, we’re coming in hot with this news. Maybe we need to tone it down.

On Sunday in the Seaport, the Boston Bruins held their annual Season Ticket Holder Holiday Festival event. At the event, the Bruins unveiled their new third jersey, to be worn on eleven home game days this season, starting with Friday afternoon’s HUGE BLACK FRIDAY MANATEE game against the New York Rangers. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Save by Rask!

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There are a lot of things that you could focus on about last night’s game. One could be the inability for the Bruins to register a shot on goal until Brandon Carlo took a shot more than halfway through the first period.

At that point, the Sabres led in shots on goal 14-1. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

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Yesterday, the Bruins spent the day at the Saugus Walmart shopping for presents for children who have to spend the holidays in the hospital. This annual event often is fun to watch since we have so many young men on the team who are obviously large children trying to be adults. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: A Grizzly Sight

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Who knew the return of Brett Ritchie from injury would be so momentous, leading to a solid win. Just kidding. Tonight Jake DeBrusk also returned to lineup, albeit on the third line presumably to limit his minutes after the injury. While Patrice Bergeron was held back by his lower body injury, having two other players back in the fold playing regular minutes was just what the team needed. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Returns to the Fray?

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It’s Tuesday and a game day in New Jersey. Currently plagued by injury issues, the Boston Bruins are hoping to get some of their regular players back tonight and later this week. Continue reading