clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Fresh Links: The Big Picture Edition

Keeping Their Focus On The Big Picture, The Bruins Continue Battling To Remain Atop Both The Division And Conference.


<p><b> The Boston Bruins pause for a breather in advance of traveling to meet the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday:</b></p>


<li> Redemption was at hand for the Bruins in Saturday's shutout win over the Toronto Maple Leafs. [<a href="">CausewayCrowd</a>]</li>

<li> The Leafs got solid goaltending from James Reimer in the loss, and plucky Mark Fraser took on Lane MacDermid twice! [<a href="">TheStar</a>]</li>

<li> The game marked Jaime Tardif 's hometown debut... [<a href="">Yahoo!SportsCanada</a>]</li>

<li> ...and was hometown debut for Dougie Hamilton as well. [<a href="">TheStar</a>]</li>

<li> Congratulations to Zdeno Chara and Andrew Ference, each awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal for community service, nominated by Right To Play. [<a href="">@Ferknuckle</a>]</li>

<li> And Tyler Seguin appears in this public service spot for Kisses 4 CANFAR (watch to the end.) [<a href="">YouTube</a>]</li>

<li> Adam McQuaid cooly addresses the media as Johnny Boychuk shamelessly photobombs. [<a href="">@NHLBruins</a>]</li

<li> Peter Chiarelli cautions not to judge Brian Burke's tenure by the Phil Kessel deal alone. [<a href="">NBCSports</a>]</li>


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


  • How the NHL and NFL handle concussions, compare and contrast. [PuckDaddy]
  • <li> Awww, snap. The Buffalo Sabres dropped yet another one, this time to the Florida Panthers... [<a href="">SportsIllustrated</a>]</li>

    <li> ... and George Parros, a former teammate and good friend of Shawn Thornton, had 2/3 of a Gordie Howe Hat trick, fighting John Scott and seven minutes later scoring on Ryan Miller. [<a href="">MiamiHerald</a>][<a href ="">@HackswithHaggs</a>]</li>

    <li> But enough about them. Our well wishes to Max Pacioretty have produced a MIRACLE! He's back in action after an emergency appendectomy in only eight days! 4 RLZ! [<a href="">@Habs_News</a>]</li>