Morning Free Association: Goodbye, David

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By now you’ve all heard that David Krejci chose to forgo re-signing in Boston to return home to the Czech Republic. It’s not all that surprising that he made this choice as he had planned to do that originally after signing his last extension back in 2014, albeit for different reasons. But it still hurts. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Quiet Day

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Yesterday was a quiet day for the Boston Bruins after all the signings of Wednesday. It looks like the Bruins will likely not be signing any more free agents because they are right up against the cap with only $1,089,326 as a cushion. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Free Agency Is Here! (at Noon)

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Today is the day for Boston to make some moves. One or two defensemen. Maybe some more depth. A goaltender? How about figuring out what David Krejci will do? Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Breakup Day

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So Friday was breakup day for the Boston Bruins and in some ways, that is truer than ever. With three big UFAs this year, including two that have been on the roster since before the Stanley Cup championship of 2011, there could be a major shakeup ahead. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Fines and Finalists

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Tonight, The Boston Bruins return to the TD Garden with their series against the New York Islanders tied at 2 apiece. On Saturday, the Bruins lost the lead and failed to score more than one goal against the Isles while Mathew Barzal woke up in the third and scored the game winner. Continue reading

Morning Free Association: Closer Than You Think

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I could go into a full recap here but it’s Friday and who has time for that. We all have thoughts of the weekend and don’t want to get mired in the muck of a Buffalo Sabres game. Sure, the Bruins won, 5-2, but we all know that that is nowhere near the real story. So, let’s just cover a couple things, a surface skimming if you will rather than a deep dive. Continue reading