Get your first look at the Bruins getting their names engraved on the Cup!
Anyway, it might not feel like it outside, but, nonetheless, the upcoming hockey season is right around the corner. Here’s a look at the news from The Hub of Hockey and the National Hockey League as seen around the Internets.
Around the Hub
The official Bruins’ website has tonight’s lineup for the second of a back-to-back against the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre.
Moreover, Joe Haggerty from CSN New England reports that Tyler Seguin will get a shot on the first line skating alongside Milan Lucic and David Krejci in Montreal.
Speaking of celebrations, apparently “champions” was misspelled on Brad Marchand’s Stanley Cup Champs tattoo (Michael Hurley/NESN.com)
Habs defenseman P.K. Subban caused a stir with his goal celebration in one of the Habs preseason games last week. Marchand, however, is defending Subban regarding this particular circumstance, anyway. (James Murphy/ESPN Boston)
Bruins coach Claude Julien spoke about Tuukka Rask getting more starts, Tim Thomas getting a little more rest, and more (Jesse Connolly/New England Hockey Journal, Black and Gold Blog)
Around the League
As if anyone really needs a reminder, the Flyers-Rangers matchup for the Winter Classic is official and will take place on Jan. 2, 2012 (NHL.com)
Defenseman Chris Campoli signs a one-year deal with the Habs (Greg Wyshynski/Puck Daddy)
Barry Melrose will be doing double duty this year as an analyst for both ESPN and NHL Network, as seen in Ken Schott’s Parting Schott’s blog
Finally, here’s a list of all the teams and their local coverage for the 2011-12 season from Steve Lepore of Puck the Media.