BOSTON – It would appear that the Olympic bromance between Claude Julien and Mike Babcock is over the eve of the first playoff series between the Bruins and Red Wings in 57 years.
Aside from a quick stint in Switzerlands second division, Bruins center Chris Kelly has kept a fairly low profile during the NHL lockout.
Here's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy andor interesting tidbits -- for Wednesday, December 12:
So far its not a complete and utter disaster, and thatregisters as good news in the bad news factory known as the NHL lockout.
There arent exactly high hopes heading into Monday nights meeting between the NHL and NHLPA after things fell apart little more than a week ago, but at least theyre still talking to each other.