The Boston Bruins are flying high at the top of the NHL and look like a lock to win the President’s Trophy. But, that doesn’t mean the team isn’t looking to bring in reinforcements at the trade deadline to help with a potential Stanley Cup run.
ESPN insider Emily Kaplan reported Wednesday that Boston could be looking to add a reinforcement at left defense and may even potentially move Chris Smith:
“The Bruins are plotting something potentially big. Other teams have told me that the Bruins have called asking whether they’d take Craig Smith ($3.1 million cap hit), which would help them clear space.