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Bruins finally get their guy in Iginla

Trade-deadline snafu aside, mutual respect with star winger never wavered

Updated: July 7, 2013, 3:11 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- It's official.

Jarome Iginla does actually play for the Boston Bruins after the team finalized a one-year, incentive-laden deal Friday night.

Despite Iginla's choice to play for the Pittsburgh Penguins at the trade deadline instead of the Bruins, no one in the Boston organization feels any animosity toward the 36-year-old future Hall of Famer.

Both Iginla and Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli spoke about the transaction during a conference call Saturday.

Iginla's ...

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