Instead of looking at themselves, B's blame Joe
As soon as I'm done with this, I will have to battle the irresistible urge to call one of the Boston sports-talk radio stations and whine.
("Long-time listener, first-time caller, thanks for taking my call, hey, I mean, I gotta tell ya, was Mike O'Connell getting consulting advice from Theo Epstein on this one since Theo doesn't have anything to do these days?")
It comes down to this: The Bruins are blaming Joe Thornton.
Their new-world, post-CBA strategy seemed ...
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Bruins Deal Thornton
In a blockbuster deal, the disappointing Bruins dealt captain Joe Thornton to the underachieving Sharks for three players. Story
• Joe excited for San Jose opportunity
• Burnside: Thornton had to go
• Frei: B's mess not Joe's fault
• Melrose: Wakeup call
• Hradek blog: Trade breakdown
• How No. 1 picks have fared
• Melrose's take