Bruins forward Reilly Smith was front and center during Boston’s 4-2 win against the New Jersey Devils at TD Garden on Monday.
Bruins restricted free agents Torey Krug and Reilly Smith officially signed one-year deals worth a cap charge of $1.4 million on Monday after missing the first 11 days of training camp.
For the first time since the Bruins announced Marc Savard wouldn’t be able to participate in training camp at the outset of their 2010 camp, a lot of the focus is on guys who won’t be on the ice for the start of camp this season.
Unsigned forward Reilly Smith and defenseman Torey Krug did not report to training camp Thursday and they’re not expected to be with the team for the first on-ice practices on Friday.
BOLTON — Bruins coach Claude Julien always says that the only players he’s concerned about during the season are the ones that are healthy and available for his lineup.
He made it clear Tuesday prior to teeing off at the Bruins’ annual charity golf tournament at The International that his philosophy also applies to unsigned defenseman Torey Krug and forward Reilly Smith.