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Young leaders ready to step up for B's

Updated: September 19, 2011, 3:58 PM ET
By James Murphy | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Boston Bruins training camp is under way and with the team returning most of the players from its Stanley Cup-winning run, there haven't been a lot of questions or storylines so far. But one of the hotter topics has been who will wear the alternate captain's A after the departure of Mark Recchi, who retired.

Reached recently by ESPNBoston.com, Recchi agreed that veterans Andrew Ference and Shawn Thornton are the top candidates. But Recchi isn't overly concerned about who is named ...

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