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Fresh Links: Tim Schaller Shorty, Unanswered Goals Doom Habs

NHL: Preseason-Montreal Canadiens at Boston Bruins
Riley Nash scraps for the puck
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The Bruins beat the Canadiens last night 3-2 in preseason action. The fun returns to Boston tonight, where the Red Wings are in town for a 7:00PM matchup.

  • Stuff just got real, yo. This is the audition Bruins youngsters have been waiting for. WEEI
  • Postgame, Anders Bjork (first star) was surprised by his goal, Jesse Gabrielle is trying not to overthink, and both Malcolm Subban and Bruce Cassidy agree that he can focus his efforts on key areas of his game. (Video, 1:48) Bruins NHL
  • A second period 2-0 lead was the final hurrah for the Habs, and Tim Schaller's game-tying shorty signalled their end. (With video) CBC Sports
  • No, it was NOT your imagination, there were a lot of ejections from the faceoff circle last evening. Sportsnet
  • In an ominous turn of events, Matt Beleskey, who is hoping for a rebound season, reportedly limped off to the dressing room during the third period. Schadenfreude alert- the Gabrielle goal resulted from a Joe Morrow blooper. Boston Herald
  • Being in an NHL camp on PTO is new to Teddy Purcell, but the veteran knows better than to read too much into every small detail of his performance.Providence Journal
  • Tonight will mark another look for Zane McIntyre, while the roster (as published here) gives Zdeno Chara, Patrice Bergeron, and Brad Marchand the night off. CBS Boston
  • One opinion of last night's performances relegates most of the youngsters back to Providence, but not Bjork. Chowder and Champions
  • Take a parachute along on this leap of logic. Habs Eyes On The Prize