The B's don't plan to throw Charlie McAvoy into the deep waters of the NHL immediately . . . though they might if he plays well in Providence.
After sitting out Saturday with a sudden injury, Tuukka Rask breaks his four-game losing streak with a performance worthy of a No. 1 goalie.
Life as an emergency practice goalie can be rough, especially if Zdeno Chara is firing pucks at you. Just ask Mass State Trooper Keith Segee.