It’s been four days since the ugly Shawn Thornton/Brooks Orpik incident on the TD Garden ice, and it’s still the subject of chatter inside the Pittsburgh Penguins dressing room.
Bruins enforcer Shawn Thornton knew he was headed to the NHL offices in New York City for an in-person meeting with NHL Director of Players Safety Brendan Shanahan for his attack on Brooks Orpik l
* Ken Campbell from the Hockey News tees off on the Bruins/Penguin
The Pittsburgh Penguins announced that they’ve placed defenseman Brooks Orpik on injured reserve with a concussion, and that means he’ll be out at least a week dating back to last Saturday’s game
Plenty of arguments still raging about the Shawn Thornton/Brooks Orpik situation a couple of days later as the Bruins have moved on to Western Canada for dates with Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver