For those excited about the idea of David Backes in a Bruins uniform for the next five years, you can thank Patrice Bergeron and Brad Marchand.
The newest Bruin, David Backes, helps promote rescuing, and protecting the welfare of, homeless pets nationwide.
Time to hear from the readers with all quiet on the Bruins front as they wait to learn of their chances in the Jimmy Vesey Sweepstakes Aug. 15
Joe Haggerty and Jimmy Murphy talk about the offseason, particularly the signing of David Backes. Also, interviews with Bruins blue-line prospects Charlie McAvoy, Brandon Carlo and Matt Grzelcyk, and Harvard Hobey Baker winner Jimmy Vesey.