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Now approved for any goalie's first, second, third and OVERTIME periods, well into the postseason!

A fresh, confident and well-padded Tuukka Rask goes with the flow
A fresh, confident and well-padded Tuukka Rask goes with the flow
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<p><b> The NHL and NHLPA have agreed on a rules change to downsize goalie pads.</b></p>


<li> The NHL has come out with a rule to keep pads in proportion to the height of the goalie. Well, it is a good excuse to buy a new set of gear... [<a href="">SBNation</a>]</li>

<li> Here are some details, and a tweet from Henrik Lundqvist. [<a href="">TheScore</a>]</li>


<p><b>And in Boston Bruins news, and elsewhere around the rink... </b></p>


<li> Will new acquisition Chad Johnson or scrappy Niklas Svedberg rise to become Tuukka Rask's backup in Boston? [<a href="">TheHockeyWriters</a>]</li>

<li> The Bruins defensive corps is undergoing a youth movement. [<a href="">SportsMedia101</a>]</li>

<li> Here's one writer's take on the Bruins new acquisitions Matt Fraser, Reilly Smith, and Joe Morrow formerly of the Dallas Stars. [<a href="">100DegreeHockey</a>]</li>

<li> Got plans? Shawn Thornton will host Putts and Punches for Parkinsons fundraiser TODAY! [<a href="">WickedLocal</a>]</li>

<li> On this list of young players who were traded too soon, it is surprising how many blossomed as Bruins. [<a href="">NHL</a>]</li>

<li> Peek in on Junior players on the cusp, it isn't all about the game at NOHA development weekend. [<a href="">SudburyStar</a>]</li>

<li> And there is news on the WJC Evaluation Camp, USA thumped Canada, Finland topped Sweden, and other musings. [<a href="">HockeyBuzz</a>]</li>

<li> Original Six: selected photos of Claude Julien. [<a href="">NewEnglandHockeyJournal</a>]<il>

<li> Countdown to BRUINS HOCKEY here! [<a href="">HowManyDaysUntilHockey</a>]</li>