No Boston Bruins fan or a fan of any struggling pro sports team wants to hear this right now but the Bruins and all pro athletes are human beings just like us.
Like all of us right now, they’re navigating and many times mentally struggling through this pandemic just like so many are off the ice or off the court or off the field. Sometimes as fans and media, it’s easy for us to forget this and the recent reaction to the ups and downs of this unique 56-game 2021 Boston Bruins and NHL season has been a perfect example of that.
“I deleted Twitter a couple of weeks ago,” Bruins winger and a usual fan-favorite Chris Wagner said in an honest and candid conversation with the media Friday. “I think it’s bad for the brain right now. And Instagram, for that matter.”