Originally posted on BruinsLife  |  Last updated 10/8/13
AP Photo/Robert F. BukatyJordan Caron is making the most of his time on the third line in Boston. Working with center Chris Kelly and young right winger Reilly Smith, the left winger, Caron, has already notched his first goal of the year and if it weren’t for the quick whistle in the opener against Tampa Bay would have two goals in two games. Pretty impressive for a guy that wasn’t in line to start the season in uniform for the B’s.The 22 year old Caron has been steadily gaining ground since being drafted in 2009. In the 2010/11 season he played in just 23 games but the following season played in over half with 48 games. He had career highs in games played, goals (7), assists (8) and points (15). This past season was lockout shortened and along with a shoulder injury and a puck to the face down in Providence Caron was held out of the Boston lineup for most of the year. He still managed to contribute four points and played in 17 games. But let’s just pretend last season didn’t...
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