Daily links: Bruins drop preseason opener edition
The NHL preseason is underway and pretty much every team has dropped the puck on the 2011-12 campaign. The Bruins started the preseason off last night with a 2-1 overtime loss in Ottawa last night, let’s take a look at some NHL news.
Around the Hub:
James Murphy of ESPN Boston touches on the solid outing Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask had last night between the pipes.
Bruins prospect Jordan Caron hopes to stay with the Bruins throughout the entire season, something he didn’t do last year. (Mike Loftus/Taunton Daily Gazette)
Dale Arnold has been hired by NESN to replace Kathryn Tappen as the Bruins in studio house. (NESN.com)
The rest of the NHL:
Future Hall-Of-Famer Mike Modano is set to sign a one-year-deal with the Stars, and then retire. (Kevin Allen/USA Today)
The New York Islanders have named Mark Streit as the teams newest Captain. (Ira Podell/Boston Globe)
Evgeni Malkin scores and adds an assist in his first game since his ACL and MCL injury. (Sean Gentille/Sporting News)
Flyers forward Jody Shelly is set to have a disciplinary hearing after hit on Leafs forward Darryl Boyce. (TSN.com)