Blogging about the team that is going to win the Stanley Cup - The Boston Bruins
I watched a lot of the Habs last year and if the Habs team that was playing pre saku injury shows up, well, it will be a real battle. However, I really like our boys and think B's nation is in for quite a suprise.
"According to Chiarelli, there is nothing to the rumor out of Ottawa last week that the senators would like to aquire P.J. Axelsson, one of Daniel Alfredsson's longtime pals. At least there is nothing from the Boston side."
Jon Lester is in for the fight of his life. The rookie left-hander was diagnosed with a treatable form of the rare anaplastic large cell lymphoma, according to a statement released by the Red Sox yesterday. Anaplastic large cell lymphoma is an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a cancer that starts in the lymphatic tissue, a part of the body’s immune system. It boasts a better than 50-50 recovery rate, but the treatment may sideline the 22-year-old for at least six months...
“The best thing is, if the doctor’s diagnosis is it’s treatable and curable, take it for what it’s worth,” Lowell said. “Get well and worry about baseball later. . . . I know he’s in a lot of guys’ thoughts. We wish him the best. I hope he can have a quick recovery and be back in time to resume his life. Baseball has to be put on the backburner to a certain degree.”