WILMINGTON, Mass. The Bruins were down a few players at practice Monday morning after the their rumble with the Ottawa Senators.
Johnny Boychuk was missing after feeling a little foggy because of a giant hit he took from Chris Neil on Sunday. Shawn Thornton was again among the missing with a flu thats lasted more than a week. Adam McQuaid left the ice briefly with no apparent incident, but returned a few moments later to give the Bs six healthy defenseman for the rest of practice.
Here were the lines at practice:
Chris Gasper explains why he does not think Rex Ryan has the temperament to turn the Buffalo Bills around.
The Patriots had both Jimmy Garoppolo and Jacoby Brissett on the field for Tuesday's practice.
While many are hopeful that Garoppolo will be ready to go on Sunday, it’s definitely not a given at this point.
According to CSN’s Mike Giardi, Garoppolo is “still in pain and does not yet have full mobility in his throwing shoulder”
Tom E. Curran had better news about Jacoby Brissett’s thumb. The rookie quarterback was in the Patriots locker room locker room Tuesday morning without splint, tape or cast on his thumb.
When he asked Brissett if he's feeling "tip-top," he answered, "Oh yeah."