The Boston Bruins could once again be without one of their regular top 6 defensemen for their upcoming two-game road trip.
That, NHL news, the latest NHL trade rumors, and more in the latest Boston Hockey Now Bruins Daily:
Boston Hockey Now: The ‘Murphy’s Law’ season rolls on for Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk.
The Eye Test: On the latest ‘Eye Test Podcast,’ Pierre McGuire and I discussed how much the World Juniors experience will help Boston Bruins center Matt Poitras and also what the Bruins need to do to jumpstart Jake DeBrusk.
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Montreal Hockey Now: Where are all the Juraj Slafkovsky doubters now? Hopefully, writing apology letters to the Montreal Canadiens!
Florida Hockey Now: For the Boston Bruins fans who are frustrated with their team’s lack of scoring, at least you’re not cheering for the Florida Panthers.
TSN ‘Insider Trading’: Is star winger William Nylander any closer to signing an extension with the Toronto Maple Leafs?
Sportsnet: Speaking of the Maple Leafs, they got embarrassed in a 9-3 loss to the Buffalo Sabres.
Tampa Times: That was a gut-check win over the defending Stanley Cup champions for the Tampa Bay Lightning.
New Jersey Hockey Now: Lindy Ruff didn’t hold back after the Edmonton Oilers laid a 6-3 thumping on his New Jersey Devils.
Pittsburgh Hockey Now: Is the rough patch over for the Pittsburgh Penguins?
Colorado Hockey Now: Is a Hart Trophy finally in the immediate future for Colorado Avalanche star forward Nathan MacKinnon?
San Jose Hockey Now: On ‘Ugly Sweater Night,’ the Arizona Coyotes handed an ugly loss to the San Jose Sharks.
Calgary Hockey Now: Here’s hoping that Anaheim Ducks rookie forward Leo Karlsson is OK after a scary and ugly injury in a 3-0 loss to the Calgary Flames.