The Vancouver Canucks had been interested in free agent defenseman Matt Bartkowski at the NHL trade deadline last spring, and now they’ve moved to bring the young D-man into the fold.
Bruins general manager Don Sweeney has plenty on his plate leading the Original Six franchise and one of those items is the July 1 free agency date bearing down on him.
The Bruins could be inserting a new forward into the lineup with Brett Connolly potentially available tonight against the Red Wings.
OTTAWA – The Bruins are really feeling the heat now after dropping their biggest game of the season to their closest threat for a playoff spot. And they positively should be.