10 players with major expectations

Updated: January 9, 2013, 1:03 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

Tuukka Rask, Boston Bruins With Tim Thomas in hiatus, the Bruins turn their gaze once again to Rask, who not so long ago was "the answer" in Boston anyway. When Thomas was dealing with hip injuries during the 2009-10 season, Rask played 45 games and led the NHL with a 1.97 GAA. Rask, however, was part of the Bruins' epic playoff collapse in 2010 when they blew a 3-0 series lead (and 3-0 Game 7 lead) in falling to Philadelphia in the second round. Rask is just 22-22-5 in the past two seasons, ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?


  • Taking Things Slowly
    The Bears won't rush Kevin White's return from a shin injury, and the rookie could miss the entire camp.