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Fresh Links: 2Us, 2Ks, 2GOOD Edition

Tuukka Rask kept the Bruins in the game. Postgame, TomServo42 tore up his stats sheet.

Antti Niemi, ho-hum! Just another stellar Finnish goalie.
Antti Niemi, ho-hum! Just another stellar Finnish goalie.

<p><b> Call 911! I need to report a robbery! </b></p>


<li> 0.8 seconds left on the clock. David Krejci slows time, deflects Adam McQuaid 's shot in. Jarome Iginla REALLY, REALLY scored his first as a a Bruin, and Tuukka Rask commits larceny. [<a href="">TheBostonGlobe</a>]</li>

<li> The Sharks were relentless, and rested, as was Rask. The Bruins were able to fake it until they got their rhythm. Rask and Antti Niemi showed why they are considered top candidates to be starting Olympic goalies for Team Finland. [<a href="">BostonHerald</a>]</li>

<li> Dennis Seidenberg fought to keep the puck in the zone, firing the shot that led to Iginla's tally. Milan Lucic hopes this opens the floodgates for his linemate. [<a href="">TheBostonGlobe</a>]</li>

<li> The KIL line has been responsible for over half of the Bruins' points to date, and last night was a feel-good win. [<a href="">ESPN</a>]</li>

<li> What went right and wrong for the Bruins. Patrice Bergeron dominated the faceoff dot. There are questions about the defense, however. [<a href="">WEEI</a>]</li>


<p><b> Skip this part if you're sick of hearing about John Scott's cheapshot and the fallout from it:</b></p>


<li> Mike Milbury was both prescient and on-target regarding John Scott. And CSNNE will be cutting back, likely moving away from their web presence, and meaning less travel for new father Joe Haggerty.  [<a href="">TheBostonGlobe</a>]</li>

<li> In another view, the NHL itself may need to answer for its marketing of "rivalries" and inconsistent rule enforcement. [<a href="">Niagara-Gazette</a>]</li>

<li> Why a tough guy on a roster or in a game does not always mean that his coach seeks goonery. [<a href="">BackhandShelf</a>]</li>

<li> Here's a modest proposal- 8 ways to address dangerous hits that punish teams. [<a href="">TheSportingNews</a>]</li>

<li> As he protests, John Scott DOES have an important role... just not the one he thinks. [<a href="">TheGlobeAndMail</a>]</li>

<li> The Sabres are simply an embarassment, and Brave Steve Ott "is the captain of this ship of fools." "From top to bottom, this is an organization bereft of reason, care or accountability."  [<a href="">PuckDaddy</a>]</li>


<p><b>And elsewhere around the rink: </b></p>


<li> A bit of fun at the Predators vs. Jets game, as Gnash (the Preds' mascot) made an interesting sartorial choice. [<a href="">TheSportingNews</a>]</li>

<li> Saku Koivu was greeted warmly by Canadiens staff, fans and former teammate George Parros at the Centre Bell. [<a href="">MontrealGazette</a>]</li>

<li> Goalies on the Mend: Grim news for the already Anton Khudobin -free Hurricanes, Cam Ward is now injured as well. [<a href="">SBNation</a>] The Predators will be without Pekka Rinne for 4 weeks. [<a href="">SBNation</a>] And Josh Harding of the Wild suffered a leg injury in his team's win over the Blackhawks. [<a href="">StarTribune</a>]</li>

<li> Your feelgood story today is about Manny Malhotra, and the search for a teammate's lost treasure. [<a href="">TheProvince</a>]</li>