Posted October 03, 2012 on AP on Fox
Swiss club Lugano says it has reached an agreement to sign Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron during the NHL lockout. Lugano says on its website that the 27-year-old Canadian will arrive in Switzerland ''in the coming days'' after private benefactors helped fund his contract. Bergeron is a member of the ''Triple Gold'' club of players who have been on teams winning the Stanley Cup, with the Bruins in 2011, the Winter Olympics and the world championships. At Lugano, he will join Anaheim Ducks defenseman Luca Sbisa, who has come home to play during the lockout.

Report: Patrice Bergeron Signs With HC Lugano, Will Play in Switzerland During NHL Lockout

It's moving day in Boston, apparently. Patrice Bergeron is heading to Switzerland to play during the NHL lockout, with HC Lugano announcing that they have signed the Bruins forward to a deal. Interestingly enough, Bergeron's salary will reportedly be funded from outside the team. In any case, the Bruins alternate captain is the latest member of the team to sign abroad. The...

Report: Zdeno Chara to Play in KHL During NHL Lockout, Will Join Prague Lions

Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara is about to become the latest NHL superstar to pack up his gear and head overseas to get some ice time during the lockout. USA Today reports that Chara has agreed to play in the KHL during the lockout. His agent, Matt Keator, told the paper that the B's captain opted for Lev Praha (Prague Lions). "He has friends there, and it's within hours...

Tyler Seguin scores first goal for HC Biel, fans refuse to suck his dick

Tyler Seguin scored his first goal for EHC Biel last night. Apparently the opposing team felt the need to leave Seguin all by his lonesy in front of the net. Ripped a wrister for a goal.But if Seguin was expecting some puck bunnies to drop to their knees to celebate, he might be in for a surprise. He was greeted with the following sign at his first game for Biel:We imagine this...

Report: Zdeno Chara to Make Decision on Playing Overseas 'Within the Week'

Zdeno Chara hasn't been in any hurry to join the NHL players who have already taken their talents overseas. It might not be long before the Bruins captain finally makes a move, though. Chara's agent, Matt Keator, said that the defenseman will be making a decision on playing overseas "within the week," according to There's been various reports when...

Win the Chance to Have Bruins' Claude Julien Coach Your Youth Hockey Team

Do you want to give your child's youth hockey team the opportunity of a lifetime? The Boston Bruins Foundation are raffling off Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien, literally, and he could end up coaching your son or daughter's team. For just $5 -- with all proceeds going to the Boston Bruins Foundation and Massachusetts Hockey -- that dream could become a reality. The...

Patrice Bergon to play for HC Lugano (Switzerland)

Earlier today we learned that Zdeno Chara was leaving for the KHL and now Patrice Bergeron has also made a decision. According to HC Lugano's website, Bergeron will join the team in the "coming days." Google translation also had some... amusing interpretations of the original press release: The Hockey Club Lugano chose his NHL star for the duration of the lockout and...

Report: David Krejci Will Sign Contract Thursday to Play With Czech Republic Team During Lockout

David Krejci will sign with HC Pardubice of Extra Liga in the Czech Republic on Thursday, according to the Boston Herald. The Bruins center has been living in the Czech Republic for weeks now, but was unable to officially join HC Paradubice after having trouble securing a large insurance policy. Krejci, a Czech native, announced he would sign with the Extra Liga team some time ago...

Boston Bruins Fan Licks Entire NYC Subway Hand Railing For $1

A.B. At 28 years old I’ve seen some pretty gross stuff in my life. I watched a friend eat a small jar of mayonnaise for $5. I watched that same friend puke up said mayonnaise 2 minutes later. But no matter how many gross things I’ve witnessed both in person & on Youtube, this takes the cake. Russian soldier being decapitated or 2 girls 1 cup are Disney-esque compared to...

Seguin Scoring Goals in Switzerland

Well at least the players are still playing. Tyler Seguin scored his first goal over seas and also assisted on a goal in his teams 2-1 victory. Seguin has 3 points in two games in the EHC.  Here's a video of the highlightsSeguin wears number 9 instead of the familiar number 19 he wears for the Bruins

NHL Unsung Heroes: Boston Bruins Andrew Ference

**This is a new weekly NHL feature here at 110 Sportz Talk.** Credit: Amanda/Flickr   Every team, every game, has a hero. In hockey there’s usually more than one hero per team. Some like Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Alex Ovechkin and even Steven Stamkos are always at the top of the headlines, appearing in numerous All Star games and Olympic events. Others go about the business...

Tyler Seguin Scores First Goal in Just His Second Game for EHC Biel (Video)

Whether this puts a smile or frown on your face, you're bound to watch it at least twice. Tyler Seguin, playing for EHC Biel, scored his first goal in his second game for his new team, as seen in the videos below. Seguin's tally came at 19:06 of the first period and he also recorded an assist in a 2-1 win over EV Zug on Tuesday.

It's Official: David Krejci Signs With HC Pardubice

It was rumored for awhile that David Krejci would go play hockey for a Czech team and today, it is now official. Krejci will play for HC Pardubice of the Czech Extraliga.  Done, we succeeded! CSOB Insurance for HC Pardubice during the lockout will play in the NHL David Krejci . "I can confirm everything. David Krejci will arrive on Thursday afternoon, we believe that...

No progress made in CBA talks with NHL and NHLPA

There was a brief meeting today between the NHL and NHLPA and after meeting for a few days this past weekend, they have decided to report that they are not close to making any progress on a new deal.  This is probably why Zdeno Chara, star defenseman of the Boston Bruins, signed in the KHL today and why more players will keep going overseas.When I talked with Jimmy Howard (Goalie...
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