Morning Free Association: The Missing

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This weekend, Bruins prospects travelled to Buffalo to play in the fourth annual Prospects Challenge. The kids have done pretty well, winning their first two games against Pittsburgh and Buffalo, respectively. They play one more game today against New Jersey. Continue reading

B2B’s 2016 NHL Entry Draft Preview: Pick 44

With the draft approaching, we decided it was time to rank some prospects and write some profiles. We’re going to rank the first 45 picks. If you’re curious how we came up with the draft order, three of us ranked players, and we averaged the ranks out. The Bruins pick 14th, somewhere between 27 and 30 depending on how the Sharks do, and 49th this year. Continue reading

Draft Lottery and Playoff Game Thread

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The NHL draft lottery is tonight! Will the Bruins get stupid lucky? Will Toronto get a top-3 pick? Will Edmonton get the #1 pick again? Will Austin Matthews play for his hometown Coyotes?

We also have manatee hockey as the Bolts host the Islanders, and the Crosby-vs-Ovechkin-except-everyone-else-is-scoring rivalry continues this evening! We got:

Islanders @ Lightning, 3:00ET, Islanders lead 1-0
NHL Draft Lottery, 8:00ET (right before the game, CBC and NBC)
Crosbys @ Ovechkins, 8:00ET, Ovechkins lead 1-0