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Fresh Links: Contract Miller Edition

After being the last player cut from the Bruins roster, opportunity has opened up for Kevan Miller to stay in Boston.

It has been a memorable year so far for Kevan Miller
It has been a memorable year so far for Kevan Miller

<p><b>Undrafted and developed through the Providence Bruins, it looks like Kevan Miller has arrived in the NHL. </b></p>


<li> It'll be "Miller Time" in Boston for the next two years, as Kevan Miller is signed to a one-way contract. [<a href="">ESPN</a>]</li>

<li> The newer defensemen relied on positioning as unfamiliar pairings were juggled, and the fact that the Providence Bruins play the same system as the Boston Bruins helped. [<a href="">MilfordDailyNews</a>]</li>

<li> As injuries have been racking up, the young blueliners have been holding the fort. Even so, the Bruins will likely target a veteran defenseman to acquire. [<a href="">SouthCoastToday</a>]</li>

<li> The Bruins will be right-shot and right-side heavy on defense going forward. Malcolm Subban is healing after an apparent foot injury. [<a href="">SouthCoastToday</a>]</li>

<li> Here are your three stars of the week, and Chad Johnson gets credit where it is due. [<a href="">CausewayCrowd</a>]</li>

<li> The Bruins are taking advantage of a few days off to rest and heal before Saturday's matinee in Philadelphia. [<a href="">BostonHerald</a>]</li>

<li> Enjoy Jack Edwards' comments and Bronx cheer following the Milan Lucic / Jordan Nolan fight. (Video, 1:35) [<a href="">Deadspin</a>]</li>

<li> Johnny Bucyk takes care of all the details, Loui Eriksson and Shawn Thornton return to the game, and it's a pair of girls for Johnny Boychuk in Behind the B, Episode #8.  [<a href="">Bruins.NHL</a>]</li>


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


<li> Thankfully for Team USA, it appears Jimmy Howard 's injury is merely a "tweak." [<a href="">DetroitFreePress</a>]</li>

<li> Sparked by the controversy surrounding the Sochi Olympic games, Aaron Ward hosts a three-part look at homosexuality in professional sports. [<a href="">TSN</a>]</li>

<li> NHLPA Hockey '93 vs. NHL '94 SMACKDOWN: Sean McIndoe is called upon to defend his assertion that the former is better. [<a href="">Grantland</a>]</li>

<li> Here's a primer on how to be a college hockey player. (Video, 2:31) [<a href="">PuckDaddy</a>]</li>

<li> Elliotte Friedman offers his 30 thoughts. What's wrong with starting a fourth line? [<a href="">CBCSports</a>]</li>

<li> Good news for Tomas Vokoun, who is off blood thinners and ready to skate. [<a href="">CBSSports</a>]</li>

<li> A writer's love for the game is rekindled by watching a family member fall in love with playing hockey. [<a href="">OttawaCitizen</a>]</li>

<li> Marvel as a drunk beer league goalie manages to make a save. (Video, 0:42) [<a href="">YouTube</a>]</li>

<li> Some NHL players are among Olympians advising their families not to go to Sochi due to security concerns. [<a href="">StarTribune</a>]</li>

<li> Boogie fever! Guy Lafleur put out a disco album in 1979. (Video, 6:09) [<a href="">YouTube</a>]</li>