Trending away from leadership?
Peter Chiarelli, when talking about Thornton's future, pointed out that the NHL game is "trending away" from fighting. His words could be a sign that the Bruins' enforcer won't be back next season.
On WEEI 93.7 FM Saturday night, I strongly defended Thornton and the leadership he brings to the team, and passionately explained why I think the Bruins should bring him back for one more year.
Listen below, or at WEEI.com: