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Fresh Links: More Orr Edition

Bobby Orr continues his press tour in support of his new book "Orr: My Story" as the Bruins prepare to meet the Panthers.

Johnny Boychuk... Oh, you!
Johnny Boychuk... Oh, you!

<p><b>The Boston Bruins have a Thursday trip to Florida to meet their new divisional rivals, the Panthers. </b></p>


<li> In Panthers news, Tim Thomas may return to the net in time for the Bruins tilt on Thursday. [<a href="">NHL</a>]</li>

<li> The Bruins' power play is back under scrutiny again, Torey Krug understands what's at stake. Reilly Smith seems to have sparked something with Patrice Bergeron and Loui Eriksson. [<a href="">TheBostonGlobe</a>]</li>

<li> In hockey, October may be the cruellest month for snipers, and Jarome Iginla has always had a slow start. [<a href="">TheGlobeAndMail</a>]</li>

<li> Brad Marchand had fallen into bad habits early in the season, and is beginning to return to the north-south game the the Bruins seek. [<a href="">TauntonGazette</a>]</li>

<li> The way Iginla's contract is structured, he may meet the 10 game point (his first bonus bogey) before he scores a goal. [<a href="">PuckDaddy</a>]</li>

<li> Oh, you! Naughty Johnny Boychuk disrupts the filming of a Bruins:30 segment. [<a href="">Bruins.NHL</a>]</li>

<li> In the book "OUR BOSTON: Writers Celebrate the City They Love," one story involves a colorful, old school public relations man for the Boston Bruins in the late 1960's, Herb Ralby, excerpted here. [<a href="">SportsIllustrated</a>]</li>

<li> If Bobby Orr has any say, Don Cherry's contributins to hockey merit Hall of Fame induction. [<a href="">NESN</a>]</li>

<li> Orr offered his input on rule changes to help protect players. [<a href="">BrandonSun</a>]</li>


<p><b>Elsewhere around the rink: </b></p>


<li> Former Bruin Nathan Horton is biding his time as he heals, and is about a month away from skating with his new team. [<a href="">BlueJackets.NHL</a>]</li>

<li> Enjoy the opening moments of last evening's Dallas Stars vs. Colorado Avalanche game, Tyler Seguin hit Rich Peverley for an all-former-Bruin breakaway goal. It was a pity that they lost the game. [<a href=",2,92&lang=en">Stars.NHL</a>]</li>

<li> Enjoy this flashback promo (and dancing Bruins at 0:47)  for the 1995 Stanley Cup playoffs, from then newbie network Fox. [<a href="">YouTube</a>]</li>

<li> Step into the shoes of Adrian Dater, as he writes about the life of a beat writer on the road. [<a href="">DenverPost</a>]</li>

<li> Maxim Lapierre will be meeting in person with Brendan Shanahan, and despite not technically being a repeat offender, this video indictment makes a case for throwing the book at him. [<a href="">TheHockeyNews</a>]</li>

<li> Hooray! Patrick Kaleta will be unable to injure anyone for 10 games. [<a href="">SBNation</a>]</li>

<li> Hockey, Harvard, and a former governer of Massachusetts (and U.S. ambassador to Canada) were the keys to gaining the release of a documentary filmmaker imprisoned in Venezuela. [<a href="">TribLive</a>]</li>