But while the Bruins wait on Tuukka Rask, Nathan Horton, Rich Peverley and others to return to the lineup, another team is done waiting for its star’s return.
Sidney Crosby is set to return to the Penguins on Thursday, and considering the way that Pittsburgh has been playing, that could be bad news for the rest of the Eastern Conference.
With the New York Rangers struggling and the Bruins continuing to fight through an injury-filled slump, Crosby and the Penguins could make a move in the standings.
NESN.com Bruins beat writer Doug Flynn chatted with Dan Duquette about how Crosby’s move could reshape the postseason seeding and discussed all the latest Boston Bruins news.
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