Found September 24, 2013 on BruinsLife:
With five preseason games in the books and two to go, it is worth checking-in on the question marks still facing the Bruins starting roster, namely: Who will play on the 3rd line alongside Chris Kelly, and which two of the trio of Dougie Hamilton, Torey Krug, and Matt Bartkowski will be in the starting lineup when the season begins on October 3rd?photo via NHL.comThe latter is probably the easier question to answer as despite Bartkowski’s fine play this preseason, it is very likely that he will start the season on the roster as the 7th defenseman. Tough luck for a player that has absolutely worked his ass off and has done everything in his power to compete for a starting spot. The only issue is obviously the depth that we have on defense which will be sure to provide some healthy competition all season long. Krug is almost guaranteed a spot because of his powerplay abilities, so Bart will have to beat out prized second-year defenseman Dougie Hamilton if he wants to make the start...
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