BOSTON – Matt Bartkowski admitted it was a little odd to set up in the visiting dressing room at TD Garden on Thursday morning.
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.