Throughout Bruins training camp all of the rookie chatter has been about 19-year-old defenseman Dougie Hamilton, but it looks like there will be another freshman blueliner when the NHL season opens
BOSTON -- Zdeno Chara has been remarkable in his praise of cant miss 19-year-old defenseman prospect Dougie Hamilton.
It would appear theres been a major development in the NHL CBA negotiations.
Mike Mottau had been a regular participant in the informal NHL skates in Boston over the last three months, and continues to hope that a slot will open up for him once the lockout is over.
One interesting wrinkle to the extended talks between the NHL and NHLPA this week has been the mention of a contract amnesty provision.