Hopefully the Boston Bruins won’t have sand in their boots, severe burns on their foreheads or too much lotion left over on their hands when they take the ice tonight.
A couple of regular practices were mixed among three days of fun and free time in the Sunshine date between the Bruins’ win at Carolina Tuesday and the date with the Florida Panthers at BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise should’ve been just what the doctor ordered.
The Bruins, who despite the win in their last outing were looking sluggish for a couple weeks, should now be rested and refreshed. Hopefully Patrice Bergeron was able to bask in the glow of breaking his three-month-long scoring drought (even if he did only score on an empty net) and Phil Kessel was able to forget about his woes and figure a way to come back as the Kessel of November and December. (more…)