Found January 11, 2012 on NorthWest Sports Beat:
Vancouver Canucks beat blogger Riley Trottier is back and better than ever. With some things to get off his chest. What makes him angry about the Canucks and NHL this week? People who want to trade Cody Hodgson and Cory Schneider. The Brad Marchand hit on Sami Salo. Riley could write a whole rant just on him alone, and the letdown after the Boston Bruins win.

Brad Marchand Suspension Not in Line With Penalties for Similar Hits, But Inconsistency Nothing New In NHL Discipline

The NHL took its time in announcing Brad Marchand's fate, waiting nearly six hours after his 12:30 p.m. phone hearing to finally reveal the decision Monday evening. For Marchand, that wait will pale in comparison to the wait he'll have before he gets to play again for the Bruins. Marchand was suspended for five games for his low hit that upended Vancouver defenseman Sami...

Bruins' Marchand banned 5 games for Salo hit

The NHL suspended Bruins forward Brad Marchand five games for his hit on Sami Salo.

NHL suspends Bruins' Marchand 5 games for Salo hit

Bruins forward Brad Marchand has been suspended for five games by the NHL because of a hit on the Canucks' Sami Salo.

Vancouver vs. Tampa Bay – January 10th | NHL Highlights

Did you miss the Vancouver Canucks vs. Tampa Bay Lightning game Tuesday night? We’ve got the highlights for you. After three games in four days on the road, the Vancouver Canucks were almost out of gas. Mason Raymond and Cory Schneider made sure they left the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Tuesday night with two points. Alexander Edler opened the scoring, Manny Malhotra also scored.

Benoit Pouliot's Ever-Improving Game Should Lessen Blow of Losing Brad Marchand

It seems like just yesterday Benoit Pouliot was often wondering whether he'd find himself in head coach Claude Julien's lineup on any given night. Now, he's being relied on to fill the void left by winger Brad Marchand on Boston's second line. If what we've seen of late is any indication, the Bruins should manage just fine. With Marchand receiving a five-game...

Brad Marchand joins twitter, wants you to buy his crappy shirt

A few days ago Brad Marchand wrote this in his ESPN Boston journal/diary/blog:Then late last night we see these tweets from Kampfer and Seguin:So by saying "I'm never getting twitter" he meant "Imma getting it Thursday." The kid got thousands of follwers instantly and he hadn't made a single tweet. It was the Charlie Sheen effect all over again. "...

Shanny throws the book at Brad Marchand

So I wonder if there are still any conspiracy theorists out there that think that the Boston Bruins get all of the breaks because Colin Campbell's son Greg Campbell plays for the Boston Bruins. I think we can say that ship has sailed. This suspension should quite down those people who wrongly feel this way. We all knew that the NHL was going to suspend Brad Marchand, however...

39. Winnipeg Thrashers, err, Jets at Boston Bruins - Marchandless Game 1 of 5

I swear, I won't talk about Marchand. I'm not going to do it, it's been talked about to death and I don't feel like grabbing my baseball bat and beating that dead horse. Nope. Throw all the honey badgers you want at me, I'm still not going to talk about it. I'm not going to talk about his low-bridge hit on Sami Salo. I'm not going to talk about his 5...

Good morning from TD Garden

Good morning from TD Garden where the Bruins are on the ice, all present and accounted for, and conducting a lively practice in preparation for Tuesday night's home game against the visiting Winnipeg Jets. Brad Marchand, who will have a...

Banned Bruin Marchand thought play was OK'd

Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand is not happy about his five-game suspension and the fact that he will forfeit $152,439.02 in salary as a result of the league's decision on the incident that occurred during last Saturday's game.

They were in good hands

While Brad Marchand walked around the balcony of TD Garden last night, carrying three cups of popcorn and a Gatorade as he served the first part of a five-game suspension, Shawn Thornton was on the ice doing his usual thing against the Winnipeg Jets.

Ty Anderson: Live-Blog: B's and Jets tied 1-1 after one

(Welcome to the TD Garden for tonight's game between the Boston Bruins and visiting Winnipeg Jets.) Free Brad Marchand, the fans cry. But that won't change the status of the 23-year-old agitator. Beginning tonight, Boston's speedy two-way threat will sit out the first of five games by way of a suspension that was handed down to him from NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan...

Bs down Jets 5-3, to the surprise of (hopefully) nobody

Before the puck even dropped at TD Banknorth Garden, things weren’t looking good for the Winnipeg Jets. They barely managed to beat a complacent Buffalo Sabres squad over the weekend in a 2-1 snoozefest and were trounced by both the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens the week before. And on Tuesday night they were facing the ridiculous might that is the Boston Bruins -...

Chiarelli: Vigneault's comments 'inappropriate'

Boston Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli says Canucks coach Alain Vigneault's remarks against Brad Marchand inappropriate and unprofessional.
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