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When he isn't throwing milk crates or turning away pucks at net front, Tuukka Rask is making beautiful music.

I've got rhythm... Tuukka Rask
I've got rhythm... Tuukka Rask
Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports

The Bruins host the Sharks this evening at 7 PM.

  • Sticktaps- Tuukka Rask was captured on video drumming for a local Buffalo band. [PuckDaddy]
  • Who will shoulder the defensive responsibilities of Kevan Miller now that it looks like he'll be out for a bit? [CausewayCrowd]
  • Torey Krug asserts that he's ready to step up. [PatriotLedger]
  • In any case, that vaunted Bruins depth in defensemen is about to be tested. Here are the likeliest scenarios. [WEEI]
  • Brad Marchand is having a frustratingly slow start this season, and makes no excuses. [ESPN]
  • Zdeno Chara has been the right leader for the Bruins, setting the tone on ice and in training. [SouthCoastToday]
  • Dear Milan Lucic, your best apology would have been writ large on the scoreboard. [ObnoxiousBostonFan]
  • The Bruins are still unsettled after the loss of key players, but they are built for Stanley Cup contention. Don't be too surprised at this season's rough start, the long-term decisions behind it are sound. [SouthCoastToday]
  • As the season progresses, Claude Julien sees a trend toward the consistency he has been seeking. [WEEI]
  • Preview tonight's tilt against the Sharks here. [CBSSports]

Elsewhere around the rink:

  • Explaining PDO, and why this small, specific metric actually delivers. [PuckologyBlog]
  • "...OHL players are used like racing greyhounds..." and the CHL lawsuit will reverberate through other amateur and collegiate leagues. [TheHockeyNews]
  • Former Bruin netminder Andrew Raycroft is now at UConn... as a goalie coach. [WEEI]
  • Seniors take to the ice in this 60+ beer league in Saskatoon- no bodychecking or slapshots are allowed, and beer is $2.00 per can. Good times! [HometownHockey]
  • Good guy Ben Scrivens is taking a stand for mental health. [TheHockeyNews]
  • Just in time for Halloween... Penguins dressed as Kiss? [TheSportingNews]
  • In the Slava Voynov case, inaction was not an acceptable option for the NHL. Now let the law take its course. [YahooSports]
  • Panthers strike twice, or why Ariana Grande needs to find a new favorite spectator sport.[GossipExtra]
  • Just in time for Christmas, you NEED a Bruins onesie! [HockeySockey]
  • Jordin Tootoo 's new book reveals when it hit him that it was time for rehab. [PuckDaddy]
  • The only issue of Sports Illustrated without headlines or captions was a photograph of a certain hockey game. [SportsIllustrated]